The study on fresh water transportation and supply system to the State of Qatar by Nihon BЕЌeki ShinkЕЌ KikЕЌ

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Published by Japan External Trade Organization in [Tokyo] .

Written in English

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  • Water-supply,
  • Water transfer

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StatementJapan External Trade Organization, Hitachi Plant Technologies, Ltd., Hitachi Research Institute
ContributionsHitachi Puranto Tekunorojī, Kabushiki Kaisha, Hitachi Sōgō Keikaku Kenkyūjo
LC ClassificationsTD313.Q36 S78 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination115 p.:
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24850322M
LC Control Number2011385670

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