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Comparative advantages of using sandcrete blocks and clay bricks in the construction industry in Sierra Leone: a preliminary analysis


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  • Elliot JW
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    ILO pub-WEP pub. Working paper on the comparative advantages of construction techniques using sandcrete and clay bricks for residential construction in the construction industry of Sierra Leone - examines capital intensive vs. Labour intensive technique, costs, use of energy, small scale industry cement manufacturing, etc. References, statistical tables.

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    Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 240652.

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    Length: 10 P. pages
    Date of creation: 1985
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    Publication status: Published in Working papers
    Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:240652

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    Keywords: WEP pub; construction technique; clay; brick; residential construction; construction industry; Sierra Leone; capital intensive; labour intensive employment; technique; cost; energy; small scale industry; cement; manufacturing; reference; statistical table; pub PME; technique de construction; argile; brique; construction résidentielle; bâtiment et travaux publics; Sierra Léone; forte intensité de capital; emploi à forte intensité de main-d'oeuvre; technique; coût; énergie; petite industrie; ciment; industries manufacturières; référence bibliographique; tableau statistique; pub PME; técnica de construcción; arcilla; ladrillo; construcción residencial; industria de la construcción; Sierra Leona; alto coeficiente de capital; empleo con alto coeficiente de mano de obra; técnica; costo; energía; pequeña industria; cemento; industrias manufactureras; referencia; cuadros estadísticos;


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