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Bidding & estimating in the building service industry.

Bidding & estimating in the building service industry.

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Published by Building Service Contractors Association International in Fairfax, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Building cleaning industry.,
  • Buildings -- Cleaning -- Contracts and specifications.,
  • Buildings -- Cleaning -- Estimates.,
  • Letting of contracts.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBidding and estimating in the building service industry.
    ContributionsBuilding Service Contractors Association International.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9999.B882 B53 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 10 p. :
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2424893M
    LC Control Number87110623

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