Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: S. Keoki Sears,Glenn A. Sears,Richard H. Clough
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 408
Release: 2010-09-29
ISBN 10: 9781118000243
ISBN 13: 1118000242
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Project Management for Construction

Project Management for Construction
Author: Chris Hendrickson,Tung Au
Publsiher: Chris Hendrickson
Total Pages: 537
Release: 1989-01-01
ISBN 10: 0137312660
ISBN 13: 9780137312665
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: Peter Fewings
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis
Total Pages: 403
Release: 2005
ISBN 10: 9780415359061
ISBN 13: 0415359066
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Based on the authors' practical experiences, this book offers the reader a new approach to project management in construction and engineering, considering all aspects of project management, stressing the importance of managing external factors well and focusing on good negotiating skills.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: K K CHITKARA
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Education
Total Pages: 768
Release: 2019-05-06
ISBN 10: 9353166322
ISBN 13: 9789353166328
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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This book is meant for students and professionals having fundamental engineering knowledge and familiarity with construction process and practices. It includes 18 chapters – each accompanied with an appendix – along with abbreviations and glossary of terms. Each chapter has been ensured to provide an optimal mix of theory and application. The subject covered in this book provides practical relevance to current project management techniques and practices.

Advanced Construction Project Management

Advanced Construction Project Management
Author: Christian Brockmann
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2020-12-15
ISBN 10: 1119554748
ISBN 13: 9781119554745
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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An essential guide to the structure, mechanics, and dynamics of construction megaprojects Advanced Construction Project Management is a comprehensive resource that covers the myriad aspects of managing a megaproject from a contractor’s perspective. The author—a noted expert on the topic—provides an in-depth exploration of the structure, mechanics, and dynamics of construct megaprojects. In addition, the book gives all stakeholders in the process a clear understanding of the complexity of megaprojects and offers contractors the core concepts and essential management tools needed for achieving sterling results. While the trend to plan and implement ever-larger projects looks likely to continue into the future, the need for a guide to an understanding of the challenges of managing a megaproject couldn’t be greater. Comprehensive in scope, the book explores the theoretical background, economics, complexity, phases, strategic planning, engineering, coordination, and common challenges of megaprojects. The book also provides the tools for managing stakeholder integration. This important book: Describes the structure, mechanics, and dynamics of megaprojects Explores the management activities required and examines the appropriate tools for the management of megaprojects Includes tools for stakeholder integration Provides an advanced understanding of construction management concepts Written for managers, project managers and engineers, and cost consultants, Advanced Construction Project Management offers in one complete volume the much-needed information needed to lead a successful project.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: Alison Dykstra
Publsiher: Kirshner Publishing Company
Total Pages: 402
Release: 2011-01-01
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Introduces the multiple players and tasks required to bring a construction project from inception to close-out, covering such topics as sustainable construction, bids, contracts, estimates, scheduling, and disputes.

Large Scale Construction Project Management

Large Scale Construction Project Management
Author: Yan Tan
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 221
Release: 2020-04-02
ISBN 10: 0429753675
ISBN 13: 9780429753671
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A majority of large-scale construction and major infrastructure projects are funded by public funds from taxpayers. However, these projects are often subject to severe delays and cost overruns. Large-Scale Construction Project Management: Understanding Legal and Contract Requirements introduces integrated approaches to project management and control mechanisms to effectively manage large-scale construction projects. It explains the contractual requirements and associated legal principles under the latest edition of the leading standard forms of contracts, including FIDIC 2017, NEC4, and JCT 2016. It explains integrated project governance regarding time, cost, risk, change, contract management, and more. Further, it discusses the legal issues of scheduling delays and disruptions regarding the Delay and Disruption Protocol (Society of Construction Law) as well as Forensic Schedule Analysis guidance (American Association of Cost Engineering). Features: Provides strategies to effectively resolve disputes during construction projects Examines Quantitative Schedule Risk Analysis (QSRA) and Quantitative Cost Risk Analysis (QCRA) Introduces the most recent software and techniques used in managing large-scale construction projects This book serves as a useful resource for project control and management professionals, researchers in construction management and project management, and students in building construction management and project management.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: Kumar Neeraj Jha
Publsiher: Pearson Education India
Total Pages: 692
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 9788131732496
ISBN 13: 8131732495
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Construction Project Management deals with different facets of construction management emphasizing the basic concepts that any engineering student is supposed to know. The major principles of project management have been derived through real life case studies from the field. Simplified examples have been used to facilitate better understanding of the concepts before going into the large and complex problems. The book features computer applications (Primavera and MS Project) used to explain planning, scheduling, resource leveling, monitoring and reporting; it is highly illustrated with line dia.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: S. Keoki Sears,Glenn A. Sears,Richard H. Clough,Jerald L. Rounds,Robert O. Segner
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2015-01-27
ISBN 10: 1118745051
ISBN 13: 9781118745052
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A thoroughly updated edition of the classic guide to project management of construction projects For more than thirty years, Construction Project Management has been considered the preeminent guide to all aspects of the construction project management process, including the Critical Path Method (CPM) of project scheduling, and much more. Now in its Sixth Edition, it continues to provide a solid foundation of the principles and fundamentals of project management, with a particular emphasis on project planning, demonstrated through an example project, along with new pedagogical elements such as end-of-chapter problems and questions and a full suite of instructor's resources. Also new to this edition is information on the Earned Value Analysis (EVA) system and introductory coverage of Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Lean Construction in the context of project scheduling. Readers will also benefit from building construction examples, which illustrate each of the principles of project management. This information, combined with the case studies provided in the appendix, gives readers access to hands-on project management experience in the context of real-world project management problems. Features two integrated example projects—one civil and one commercial—fully developed through the text Includes end-of-chapter questions and problems Details BIM in scheduling procedures, Lean Construction, and Earned Value Analysis, EVA Provides teaching resources, including PowerPoint slides, interactive diagrams, and an Instructor's Manual with solutions for the end-of-chapter questions Construction Management and Civil Engineering students and professionals alike will find everything they need, to understand and to master construction project management in this classic guide.

Construction Management JumpStart

Construction Management JumpStart
Author: Barbara J. Jackson
Publsiher: John Wiley and Sons
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2010-06-03
ISBN 10: 0470768088
ISBN 13: 9780470768082
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Launch your career in construction management with this one-of-a-kind book The construction management industry is expected to increase employment by 16 percent over the next decade. This second edition of a bestselling introduction to construction management walks you through each stage of the construction management process. Written from the constructor's perspective, this book will familiarize you with all the construction management fundamentals and how Building Information Modeling (BIM) is impacting the construction management profession. Covers interoperability of technology advances in the construction industry Explains how BIM is challenging the traditional approach to project delivery and how this affects the constructor's role Elaborates each stage of the design and construction process and the tasks associated with each of them Shows step-by-step how to estimate project costs, administer contracts, manage job site and construction operations, plan and schedule a project, monitor project performance, manage project quality and safety, and assess project risks Provides review questions at the end of each chapter to help enforce understanding The tried-and-true project management principles presented in this book will help ensure you a successful start to your career.

Modern Construction Project Management Second Edition

Modern Construction Project Management  Second Edition
Author: S.L. Tang,S.W. Poon,Syed M. Ahmed,Francis K.W. Wong
Publsiher: Hong Kong University Press
Total Pages: 248
Release: 2003-03-01
ISBN 10: 9789622095670
ISBN 13: 9622095674
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Paul Van Dyke works in many languages and archives to uncover the history of Peark River trade. This two-volume work is likely to be the most definitive reference work on the major trading families of Guangzhou.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: Eddy M. Rojas
Publsiher: J. Ross Publishing
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2009-06-15
ISBN 10: 1604270020
ISBN 13: 9781604270020
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Construction Project Management offers some of the best project management studies commissioned by ELECTRI International: The Foundation for Electrical Construction that were selected, coordinated, and monitored by some of the most progressive contractors and performed by outstanding scholars from top U.S. universities. Topics include pre-construction planning, early warning signs of project distress, impact of change orders, project sequencing, ideal jobsite inventory levels, tool and material control systems, recommended safety practices, partnering, total quality management, quality assurance, performance evaluations, and contract risk management. All specialty and general contractors will find value in this practical book. The concepts presented will improve your understanding of the main issues affecting construction project management and will provide you with tools and strategies to enhance your company's productivity and profitability.

Project Management in Construction

Project Management in Construction
Author: Anthony Walker
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 360
Release: 2015-03-23
ISBN 10: 1118500407
ISBN 13: 9781118500408
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Running a Successful Construction Company

Running a Successful Construction Company
Author: David U. Gerstel
Publsiher: Taunton Press
Total Pages: 265
Release: 2002
ISBN 10: 9781561585304
ISBN 13: 1561585300
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Running a small business can be daunting to the contractor whose expertise is in building -- not finance or law. This book helps to demystify the day-to-day challenges that contractors face. Running a Successful Construction Company is acknowledged as the leading book in its field.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: Richard H. Clough,Glenn A. Sears,S. Keoki Sears
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 360
Release: 2000
ISBN 10: 9780471324386
ISBN 13: 0471324388
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A complete update of the definitive guide to the planning and scheduling of construction projects Now with a dedicated Web site containing a downloadable version of the premier CPM scheduling software program–Micro Planner Manager(r) from MicroPlanning International for both Windows(r) and Macintosh platforms This Fourth Edition of Construction Project Management reaffirms the book′s status as the industry–leading, definitive guide to the Critical Path Method (CPM) of project scheduling. It combines a solid foundation in the principles and fundamentals of CPM with particular emphasis on project planning. A highway bridge with a complete cost estimate is used to illustrate each of the principles of project management. Using this basic information and the case studies in the appendix, students are given project management problems and hands–on project management experience. Important features of Construction Project Management, Fourth Edition include: ∗ Complete coverage of planning and scheduling principles that apply to every type of construction project ∗ Special emphasis on the most difficult and important part of CPM–the planning process ∗ A new chapter on production planning, the process of turning the project plan into efficient workplace operations ∗ New methods for handling construction contingency planning and weather delays ∗ In–depth coverage of the legal aspects of CPM scheduling ∗ Large illustrations conveniently tucked into a back cover pocket An excellent text for both building construction and construction engineering students, this book is also an indispensable on–the–job reference for builders, architects, civil engineers, and other construction professionals.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: John Frank Woodward
Publsiher: Thomas Telford
Total Pages: 280
Release: 1997
ISBN 10: 9780727725578
ISBN 13: 0727725572
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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In this book, Professor Woodward explains the principles and theories of project management and then describes how and when the different project management techniques can be applied. Starting from first principles, he explains what to manage and how to manage. This book is an ideal textbook both for current practitioners and for new students: for everyone who only gets one chance.

Practical Project Management for Building and Construction

Practical Project Management for Building and Construction
Author: Hans Ottosson
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 328
Release: 2016-04-19
ISBN 10: 1466575956
ISBN 13: 9781466575950
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Practical Project Management for Building and Construction covers the 14 knowledge areas of project management that are essential for successful projects in the construction industry. For each knowledge area, it explains the processes for scope, time, risk, cost, and resource management. Filled with work and process flow diagrams, it demonstrates h

Occupational Health and Safety in Construction Project Management

Occupational Health and Safety in Construction Project Management
Author: Helen Lingard,Stephen M. Rowlinson
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2005
ISBN 10: 9780419262107
ISBN 13: 0419262105
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The number of construction-related injuries worldwide is on the increase, together with the attendant human and financial costs, and measures are being taken to improve the industry's poor track record. This book discusses a number of related issues and should be of interest to anyone working in construction.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: Joe F. McCarthy
Publsiher: Pareto
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 9780979996917
ISBN 13: 0979996910
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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".. integrates business knowledge, principles and practices of project managment and construction management... will help you achieve a strategic vision, continuously improve construction operations and manage industrial, commercial and institutional projects from conception to occupancy." -- Publisher's description.

Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management
Author: S. Keoki Sears,Glenn A. Sears,Richard H. Clough
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 408
Release: 2010-09-29
ISBN 10: 9781118000243
ISBN 13: 1118000242
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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