Manpower Skills and Requirements in the Mechanical Industry of the Future

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleTechnical Paper (National Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research); no. DBR-TP-393
Physical description5 p.
Subjectmechanical trade contractors; skill; automation; aptitude; automatisation
AbstractThe need to replace men with machines and other equipment in support of an increasing standard of living means that more and more routine operational, supervisory and control tasks must be automated. The work of the mechanical contractor which once required much manufacturing on-site will shift to assembly and installation and will require a corresponding shift in the skills employed.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRCC 13359
NPARC number20375944
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Record created2012-07-23
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