Building & Construction: Building Project Management

  • Inspections and Reports on Dwellings: Reporting for Buyers book cover

    Inspections and Reports on Dwellings

    Reporting for Buyers, 2nd Edition

    By Ian A. Melville, Ian A. Gordon

    This new edition of Reporting for Buyers provides guidance for the surveyor on setting out the findings of the inspection in a clear, unambiguous and unequivocal way. The book provides a full, critical look at the current situation, describing the various types of report currently available to the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-15
    Routledge

  • BIM and Quantity Surveying book cover

    BIM and Quantity Surveying

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Pittard, Peter Sell

    The sudden arrival of Building Information Modelling (BIM) as a key part of the building industry is redefining the roles and working practices of its stakeholders. Many clients, designers, contractors, quantity surveyors, and building managers are still finding their feet in an industry where BIM…

    Paperback – 2015-12-08
    Routledge

  • Trust in Construction Projects book cover

    Trust in Construction Projects

    1st Edition

    By Anita Cerić

    The relationship between project managers representing project owners and those on the contractor side is often threatened by communication risk. The main communication risk minimization strategy in the construction phase is trust, which plays a major role in the success of key working…

    Hardback – 2015-11-26
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Getting to Grips with BIM: A Guide for Small and Medium-Sized Architecture, Engineering and Construction Firms book cover

    Getting to Grips with BIM

    A Guide for Small and Medium-Sized Architecture, Engineering and Construction Firms, 1st Edition

    By James Harty, Tahar Kouider, Graham Paterson

    With the UK government‘s 2016 BIM threshold approaching, support for small organisations on interpreting, filtering and applying BIM protocols and standards is urgently required. Many small UK construction industry supply chain firms are uncertain about what Level 2 BIM involves and are unsure…

    Paperback – 2015-11-23
    Routledge

  • Value Management in Construction and Real Estate: Methodology and Applications book cover

    Value Management in Construction and Real Estate

    Methodology and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Q. P. Shen, Ann T. W. Yu

    This cutting edge study explores alternative methods and tools to obtain value for money while maintaining quality in construction projects, especially large and complex ones. Extensive references throughout will help the reader develop a deeper understanding of the methodology,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-15
    Routledge

  • Building Better Arts Facilities: Lessons from a U.S. National Study book cover

    Building Better Arts Facilities

    Lessons from a U.S. National Study, 1st Edition

    By Joanna Woronkowicz, D. Carroll Joynes, Norman Bradburn

    At the turn of the 21st century, a significant boom in the construction of cultural buildings took saw the creation of hundreds of performing arts centers, theaters, and museums. After these buildings were completed, however, many of these cultural organizations struggled to survive, or,…

    Paperback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • An Era of Expansion: Construction at the University of Cambridge 1996–2006 book cover

    An Era of Expansion

    Construction at the University of Cambridge 1996–2006, 1st Edition

    By David M. Adamson

    Changing conditions in Higher Education and national funding regimes preceded a proliferation of construction projects in universities between 1996 and 2006. This book reviews a hundred projects between 1996 and 2006, and uses 9 detailed case studies from the author's time in charge of capital…

    Hardback – 2015-08-11
    Routledge

  • CDM 2015: A Practical Guide for Architects and Designers book cover

    CDM 2015

    A Practical Guide for Architects and Designers, 1st Edition

    By Paul Bussey

    This is the designer’s essential guide to implementing the new CDM 2015 regulations. It provides both a straightforward overview of the key changes and new duty holders, including the Principal Designer, as well as full colour diagrams and annotated plans which demonstrate how to apply the…

    Paperback – 2015-08-07
    RIBA Publishing

  • Claims, Disputes and Litigation Involving BIM book cover

    Claims, Disputes and Litigation Involving BIM

    1st Edition

    By Jason M Dougherty

    Are you unsure about: the current US legal environment with respect to BIM and VDC? the evolving standards of care for design and construction professionals using BIM and VDC? what practical methods and techniques can be used for analyzing construction claims and disputes involving BIM…

    Hardback – 2015-06-29
    Routledge

  • Achieving Successful Construction Projects: A Guide for Industry Leaders and Programme Managers book cover

    Achieving Successful Construction Projects

    A Guide for Industry Leaders and Programme Managers, 1st Edition

    By Ian Gardner

    Whether a construction project turns out to be successful or not has a lot to do with the clarity of the client’s objectives and how the client establishes and instils a culture throughout the project team. This book's focus is on defining and exploring those attributes of clients or organisations…

    Paperback – 2015-05-08
    Routledge

  • Construction Contracts: Questions and Answers book cover

    Construction Contracts

    Questions and Answers, 3rd Edition

    By David Chappell

    Construction professionals of all kinds frequently need legal advice that is straightforward as well as authoritative and legally rigorous. Building on the success of two previous editions, David Chappell returns to provide answers to 225 FAQs from his experience as Specialist Advisor to the RIBA.…

    Paperback – 2015-03-23
    Routledge

  • Understanding Organisational Culture in the Construction Industry book cover

    Understanding Organisational Culture in the Construction Industry

    1st Edition

    By Vaughan Coffey

    Since the early 1980s, researchers and practitioners in the organisational and management fields have presumed a link between organisational, or corporate, culture and organisational performance. Whilst many believe this exists, other authors have been critical of the validity of such studies. Part…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge
    Spon Research

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