Offering real-world strategies gleaned from years of professional experience, this book contains the essential tools to prepare a well-organized, efficient, and effective working production schedule for successful construction outcomes. The only guide to address the day-to-day needs with hands-on, problem-resolution strategies, the book views the industry from an insider's perspective and depicts the integral role of a project scheduler in the design of lucrative schemes and layouts for contemporary residential, commercial, industrial, and civil construction ventures. It conveys skills for project schedulers-one of the fastest-growing career specialties in the construction industry.
"This handbook is a very practical guide that addresses the day-to-day needs of professional project schedulers and managers. It is appropriate for residential, commercial, industrial, and civil construction ventures … . The most intriguing aspect of the book is the computer disk included in the back. This disk includes a … project scheduling program [which] can be adapted for nearly any size construction company and is appropriate for any size or type of construction project. … This book is recommended for academic engineering libraries that support programs in construction management. It is also recommended for special libraries connected to construction companies."
- E-Streams, Vol. 7, No. 3, March 2004
"…This edition will definitely be on my shelf and if you're serious about carving out a successful career as tomorrow's American builder…grab this very special book in a hurry before they sell out."
Chad Simmons, President, Simmons Engineering Company, Silicone Valley, California, U.S.A.