construction project management

Construction Project Management
Author: K K CHITKARA
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Release Date: 2019-05-06
Pages: 768
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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.

Construction Project Management
Author: John Frank Woodward
Publisher: Thomas Telford
Release Date: 1997
Pages: 280
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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.

Construction Project Management
Author: Alison Dykstra
Publisher: Kirshner Publishing Company
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Pages: 402
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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.

Construction Project Management
Author: Richard H. Clough
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2000
Pages: 360
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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
Author: Kumar Neeraj Jha
Publisher: Pearson Education India
Release Date: 2011
Pages: 692
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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
Author: Joe F. McCarthy
Publisher: Pareto
Release Date: 2010
Pages: 432
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

".. 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.

Essentials Of Construction Project Management
Author: Martin Loosemore
Publisher: UNSW Press
Release Date: 2003-10
Pages: 416
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This book has been written as a text and reference for project management courses in both undergraduate and postgraduate building construction management courses, and quantity surveying, architecture and civil engineering programs. Its focus is on the application of important issues of project management in the construction industry.

Project Management In Construction
Author: Dennis Lock
Publisher: Gower Publishing, Ltd.
Release Date: 2004
Pages: 190
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The one thing that all well-run, profitable construction projects have in common is that they benefit from good project managers. People who have the skills to plan the project, manage it and keep it on track whenever tight timescales, costs, people or other difficulties threaten to derail it.The good news is that there is no secret art to project management. These are the skills that any manager can learn and use. Project Management in Construction is a practical, easy-to-read guide to defining, organizing, planning and executing a construction project so that it is completed to the satisfaction of the principal stakeholders.The book is part of the Leading Construction Series co-published by Gower and the CITB-ConstructionSkills. The Leading Construction Series is part of a CITB-ConstructionSkills initiative to develop management skills within the industry. The books in this series are designed to be essentially practical, with a firm grounding in the construction industry.

Construction Project Management
Author: S. Keoki Sears
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2010-09-29
Pages: 408
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Construction Project Management
Author: Peter Fewings
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release Date: 2005
Pages: 403
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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.