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Construction Site Studies

Production Administration and Personnel, 2nd Edition

By G. Forster


272 pages

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Paperback: 9780582019713
pub: 1989-03-28
Hardback: 9781138414389
pub: 2017-07-18

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This book emphasises the practicalities of site supervision including the education and training of personnel and current legislation dealing with industrial relations, conditions of employment, health and welfare and first-aid regulations.

Suitable for students studying for higher certificate/diploma, degree or professional examinations in building, site practice and construction management, this second edition will also be very useful reading for the practising site manager.

Table of Contents

1. Supervisor’s Role Regarding Policies of the Firm and other Procedures 2. Understanding of Cost Control 3. Appreciation of Documents and References used by Firms 4. Communication with those Outside the Site Team 5. Human Resources 6. Understanding of Employment Legislation 7. Supervisor’s Responsibility Relating to the Use of Materials, Plant and Equipment 8. Appreciation of Effective Working Methods and Accurate Measured Performance 9. Effective Programming and Progressing of Production 10. Supervisor’s Role Relating to Site Layout and Health and safety Requirements 11. Accurate Setting Out and Controlling of Works 12. Supervisor’s Responsibilities when Working In or Near Occupied Buildings Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / General