Technological Development in Construction: Preaching to the Converted or Seducing the Disbelievers

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The paper analyses the successes and failures of the transfer of technical innovations into the Dutch construction industry. When in the nineteen-seventies calcium silicate stone was introduced as the basis for a new construction technology, it rapidly became the material of choice for housing construction in The Netherlands. More recently the Dutch… (More)

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@inproceedings{Raesfeld2001TechnologicalDI, title={Technological Development in Construction: Preaching to the Converted or Seducing the Disbelievers}, author={Ariane von Raesfeld}, year={2001} }