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by C. Balaguer, M. Abderrahim
Publisher: InTech 2008
Number of pages: 404
This book addresses several issues related to the introduction of automaton and robotics in the construction industry. The authors discuss the main research challenges of Robotics and Automation in Construction (RAC), the technologies and new developments employed to automate processes in the construction industry, and give case studies of RAC.
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