Building & Construction: Building Project Management

  • Collaborative Working in Construction book cover

    Collaborative Working in Construction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dino Bouchlaghem

    Complications arising from poor collaboration are the source of a variety of the construction industry's biggest problems. It is now widely recognized that an effective collaboration strategy based on the implementation of information systems and careful consideration of the wider…

    Paperback – 2011-10-06

  • Programming and Scheduling Techniques book cover

    Programming and Scheduling Techniques

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Uher, Adam S. Zantis

    Planning is an important management function and its effective execution is crucial to ensure the success of any project. This second edition of Thomas Uher’s and Adam Zantis' textbook maintains its focus on operational rather than strategic aspects of programming and scheduling of projects,…

    Paperback – 2011-06-23

  • Introduction to Building Procurement book cover

    Introduction to Building Procurement

    1st Edition

    By Brian Greenhalgh, Graham Squires

    The procurement stage of the building process is critical to the success of any building project, and as such must be understood by everybody entering the industry. Introduction to Building Procurement is designed to familiarize the novice with the principles and methods of building procurement,…

    Paperback – 2011-01-07

  • Responsible Corporate Strategy in Construction and Engineering: Doing the Right Thing? book cover

    Responsible Corporate Strategy in Construction and Engineering

    Doing the Right Thing?, 1st Edition

    By Martin Loosemore, Florence Phua

    The role that communities have to play in the evolution and implementation of an effective strategy is often overlooked, despite the fact that it is becoming increasingly important and complex. This book addresses how consulting and contracting firms in the construction and engineering industries…

    Paperback – 2010-09-07

  • Managing the Brief for Better Design book cover

    Managing the Brief for Better Design

    2nd Edition

    By Alastair Blyth, John Worthington

    Briefing is not just presenting a set of documents to the design team; it is a process of developing a deep understanding about client needs. This book provides both inspiration to clients and a framework for practitioners. The coverage extends beyond new build, covering briefing for services and…

    Paperback – 2010-06-17

  • Perspectives on Projects book cover

    Perspectives on Projects

    1st Edition

    By Rodney J. Turner, Martina Huemann, Frank T. Anbari, Christophe N. Bredillet

    Modern project management had its genesis in the field of operations research in the late 1940s, but today it is a much more diverse subject. It has evolved and developed a much wider range of methods, techniques, and skills that the project manager can draw upon.   Not all these skills are…

    Paperback – 2010-05-24

  • Managing Interdisciplinary Projects: A Primer for Architecture, Engineering and Construction book cover

    Managing Interdisciplinary Projects

    A Primer for Architecture, Engineering and Construction, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Emmitt

    Construction, architecture and engineering projects are complex undertakings, involving a temporary grouping of people and companies, with different agendas and experience, coming together to achieve a project goal. This book investigates the dynamics of the relationships between individuals…

    Paperback – 2010-04-21

  • 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

  • Ethics for the Built Environment book cover

    Ethics for the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    By Peter Fewings

    Praise for Construction Project Management by Peter Fewings: "The complexity of the subject matter has at least been reinforced in an informative document with a large helping of common sense ... written in a comprehensive and well structured manner." Building Engineer Magazine Ethics are not an…

    Paperback – 2008-09-11

  • 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

  • Principles of Project and Infrastructure Finance book cover

    Principles of Project and Infrastructure Finance

    1st Edition

    By Willie Tan

    Current books on project finance tend to be non-technical and are either procedural or rely heavily on case studies. In contrast, this textbook provides a more analytical perspective, without a loss of pragmatism. Principles of Project and Infrastructure Finance is written for senior…

    Paperback – 2007-05-09

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