Deciding between prefabrication and on-site construction: A choosing-by-advantage approach

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Deciding between prefabrication and on-site construction: A choosing-by-advantage approach. / Chauhan, Krishna; Peltokorpi, Antti; Lavikka, Rita; Seppänen, Olli.

27th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC). ed. / C. Pasquire; F.R. Hamzeh. Dublin, Ireland, 2019. p. 749-758 (Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction).

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Chauhan, K, Peltokorpi, A, Lavikka, R & Seppänen, O 2019, Deciding between prefabrication and on-site construction: A choosing-by-advantage approach. in C Pasquire & FR Hamzeh (eds), 27th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC). Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Dublin, Ireland, pp. 749-758, Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction, Dublin, Ireland, 01/07/2019. https://doi.org/10.24928/2019/0158

APA

Chauhan, K., Peltokorpi, A., Lavikka, R., & Seppänen, O. (2019). Deciding between prefabrication and on-site construction: A choosing-by-advantage approach. In C. Pasquire, & F. R. Hamzeh (Eds.), 27th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC) (pp. 749-758). (Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction). Dublin, Ireland. https://doi.org/10.24928/2019/0158

Vancouver

Chauhan K, Peltokorpi A, Lavikka R, Seppänen O. Deciding between prefabrication and on-site construction: A choosing-by-advantage approach. In Pasquire C, Hamzeh FR, editors, 27th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC). Dublin, Ireland. 2019. p. 749-758. (Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction). https://doi.org/10.24928/2019/0158

Author

Chauhan, Krishna ; Peltokorpi, Antti ; Lavikka, Rita ; Seppänen, Olli. / Deciding between prefabrication and on-site construction: A choosing-by-advantage approach. 27th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC). editor / C. Pasquire ; F.R. Hamzeh. Dublin, Ireland, 2019. pp. 749-758 (Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction).

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