1st Edition

Project Management &Leadership Skills for Engineering & Construction Projects

By Barry Benator, Albert Thumann Copyright 2003
    240 Pages
    by River Publishers

    Project management is the key to any engineering and construction project's success. Now you can learn from the experts real-world tested strategies you can use to lead your projects to on-time, within budget, high quality success stories. Specifics of scheduling, cost estimating and leadership skills are fully detailed. The authors will show you how to organize your project from the very beginning to achieve success. You'll also learn to use win-win negotiation skills during each stage of your project. Real world examples will facilitate your understanding of how to apply every aspect of the material presented in the text. Loaded with forms, checklists and case studies, this invaluable reference is a must for everyone involved with engineering and construction projects.

    Overview of Project Management
    Staffing the Project
    Fundamentals of Scheduling
    Computer Tools for Project Management
    Technical, Schedule, Financial Management
    Cost Estimating
    Leadership Fundamentals
    Effective Communications
    Economic Decision Making
    Contract Planning Essentials
    Commissioning Construction Projects
    Case Study: Microbial Abatement of a Moldy Hotel


    Barry Benator (Consultant, Atlanta, Georgia, USA) (Author)