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Quality Auditing in Construction Projects

A Handbook, 1st Edition

By Abdul Razzak Rumane

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562 pages | 157 B/W Illus.

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Description

This book provides construction professionals, designers, contractors and quality auditors involved in construction projects with the auditing skills and processes required to improve construction quality and make their projects more competitive and economical.

The processes within the book focus on auditing compliance to ISO, corporate quality management systems, project specific quality management systems, contract management, regulatory authorities’ requirements, safety, and environmental considerations. The book is divided into seven chapters and each chapter is divided into numbered sections covering auditing-related topics that have importance or relevance for understanding quality auditing concepts for construction projects.

No other book covers construction quality auditing in such detail and with this level of practical application. It is an essential guide for construction and quality professionals, but also for students and academics interested in learning about quality auditing in construction projects.

Table of Contents

Overview of Construction Projects. ISO Certification for Construction Industry. Auditing Standards for Construction Projects. Auditing Fundamentals. Auditor/Auditing Team Selection for Construction Projects. Auditing Processes for Project Life Cycle Phases. Audit Reporting. Bibliography.

About the Author

Abdul Razzak Rumane Ph. D. is a Chartered Quality Professional Fellow of The Chartered Quality Institute (UK) and a certified consultant engineer in electrical engineering. Presently he is associated with SIJJEEL Co., Kuwait as Advisor and Director, Construction Management.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS041000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management
BUS065000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Total Quality Management
BUS101000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Project Management
TEC005000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / General
TEC009020
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / General
TEC032000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Quality Control
TEC062000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Project Management