Building & Construction: Building Project Management

  • Construction Management: Subcontractor Scopes of Work book cover

    Construction Management

    Subcontractor Scopes of Work, 1st Edition

    By Jason G Smith, Jimmie Hinze

    A single mistake, whether made during the bidding process or when executing a construction project, can potentially cost tens of thousands of dollars or more. Of course, the sooner mistakes are caught, the less costly they become. Based on the authors’ combined experience working on projects large…

    Hardback – 2009-11-18
    CRC Press

  • Procurement Systems: A Cross-Industry Project Management Perspective book cover

    Procurement Systems

    A Cross-Industry Project Management Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Derek Walker, Steve Rowlinson

    Innovative and novel, this book extends its coverage of the topic well beyond the conventional themes of project solicitation and proposal evaluation. Using extensive experience gathered over five years of teaching postgraduate courses, Walker and Rowlinson build on Procurement Systems: A Guide to…

    Paperback – 2007-10-31

  • Project Management Demystified book cover

    Project Management Demystified

    3rd Edition

    By Geoff Reiss

    Concise, practical and entertaining to read, this excellent introduction to project management is an indispensable book for professionals and students working in or studying project management in business, engineering or the public sector. This third edition contains expanded sections on…

    Paperback – 2007-06-14

  • Risk Management in Project Organisations book cover

    Risk Management in Project Organisations

    1st Edition

    By Peter Edwards, Paul Bowen

    This book enhances the reader's understanding of the nature and presence of risk by raising the organisation's awareness of the risks it faces, and formalising the systems needed to deal with and learn from those risks.While based on the experience of the construction industry, the book also acts…

    Paperback – 2004-12-24

  • The Management of Construction: A Project Lifecycle Approach book cover

    The Management of Construction: A Project Lifecycle Approach

    1st Edition

    By F. Lawrence Bennett

    Management of Construction introduces all aspects of management practice to students and professionals based in the construction industry. It is also important for those involved in allied fields such as design, project development, and site monitoring and inspection. The book addresses each stage…

    Paperback – 2003-07-17

  • Communication in the Design Process book cover

    Communication in the Design Process

    1st Edition

    By Stephen A. Brown

    The Design and Construction industry is in a state of attempted change. Improvement is a key word for employer, consultant and contractor. Real steps forward are slow, and most damning is the continuous repetition of the same mistakes. Communication in the Design Process considers the gap that can…

    Paperback – 2000-12-21
    Taylor & Francis

  • Building Design Management book cover

    Building Design Management

    1st Edition

    By Colin Gray, Will Hughes

    A practical handbook on the management of building design, this guide explains the processes, roles and responsibilities of those involved in the design of the building, as well as ways to maximise efficiency. Well structured and easy to read, the book includes useful notes and checklists on, for…

    Paperback – 2000-12-18

  • Managing the Brief for Better Design book cover

    Managing the Brief for Better Design

    1st Edition

    By Alastair Blyth, John Worthington

    Based on extensive research, this book offers an understanding of the briefing process and its importance to the built environment. The coverage extends beyond new build covering briefing for services and fit-outs. Prepared by an experienced and well known team of authors, the book clearly explains…

    Paperback – 2000-12-07
    Taylor & Francis

  • Understanding Quality Assurance in Construction: A Practical Guide to ISO 9000 for Contractors book cover

    Understanding Quality Assurance in Construction

    A Practical Guide to ISO 9000 for Contractors, 1st Edition

    By H.W. Chung

    The ISO 9000 family of quality standards has been adopted world-wide as a framework for building better relationships between suppliers and customers. Originally a manufacturing-industry concern, quality is now acknowledged to be a key issue for the construction sector whose clients increasingly…

    Paperback – 1999-08-12
    Understanding Construction

  • Site Management of Building Services Contractors book cover

    Site Management of Building Services Contractors

    1st Edition

    By Jim Wild

    Managing building services contractors can prove to be a minefield. The most successful jobs will always be those where building site managers have first built teams focused on tackling issues that might cause adversarial attitudes later on and jeopardize the project. The author shows how a simple…

    Hardback – 1997-01-09

  • Proj & Prog Man Demystified 2vol book cover

    Proj & Prog Man Demystified 2vol

    1st Edition

    By Geoff Reiss

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1996-12-01

  • Building International Construction Alliances: Successful partnering for construction firms book cover

    Building International Construction Alliances

    Successful partnering for construction firms, 1st Edition

    By Roberto Pietroforte

    Building International Construction Alliances is the first book to address the challenges of international cooperation between medium-sized construction firms. By presenting a case study of the historical evolution of Fratelli Dioguardi S.p.A. and Beacon Construction Company, and representative…

    Hardback – 1996-11-07

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