What can commissioning do for your building?
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What can commissioning do for your building?

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Published by PECI in Portland, OR .
Written in English


  • Buildings -- Maintenance and repair -- Management,
  • Plant maintenance -- Management

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Statementwritten and researched by PECI ; sponsored by PacifiCorp ; cosponsored by Bonneville Power Administration ... [et al.].
ContributionsPortland Energy Conservation, Inc., PacifiCorp., United States. Bonneville Power Administration.
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Pagination[12] p. :
Number of Pages12
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Open LibraryOL17630210M

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