Quality assurance system in the construction industry: a research on perceptions, expectations and trends of Turkish contractors.

Madenli, Özgür


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Ö. Madenli, “Quality assurance system in the construction industry: a research on perceptions, expectations and trends of Turkish contractors.,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2002.