Guidelines For Medical Supplies Distribution Centers Vol.1 Regional and Central Centers- Planning, Design and Construction
(1990; 638 pages)

Abstract
The economic and financial difficulties facing the countries evoke reflection about the effort to be made in order to optimize current investments in drugs through efficient supply systems. Storage in one of the phases of the supply process that directly influence both the quality of the product and its cost. This document provides standards for Planning, Design, and Construction, covers in detail the three phases which any engineering project must pass through. The purpose is to emphasize approaches to technical aspects, costs, and administration which will allow a project to be brought to completion, both in the anticipated amount of time and within the prepared budget. This book consists on four volumes, the first three related to regional and central distribution centers, and the fourth aimed at local distribution centers.
 
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