Building & Construction: Construction Business Management

  • Understanding IT in Construction book cover

    Understanding IT in Construction

    1st Edition

    By Ming Sun, Rob Howard

    In recent years, Information Technology (IT) has been transforming business practice in many sectors resulting in efficiency gains and improved services for the client. The construction industry lags behind other manufacturing and service industries in adopting the new technology. To promote the…

    Paperback – 2003-12-04
    Understanding Construction

  • 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

  • Management of Off-Highway Plant and Equipment book cover

    Management of Off-Highway Plant and Equipment

    1st Edition

    By D.J. Edwards, F.C. Harris, Ron McCaffer

    Management of Off-highway Plant and Equipment provides a working knowledge of plant management for today's engineers, managers and students, and explains concisely and clearly the factors to be considered during investment in, and management of, construction equipment. It compares the cost of…

    Paperback – 2003-04-24
    CRC Press

  • Workplace Strategies and Facilities Management book cover

    Workplace Strategies and Facilities Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rick Best, Gerard de Valence, Craig Langston

    This book provides comprehensive coverage of issues that facility managers in the property industry need to understand and apply in the pursuit of value for money over the life span of built facilities. The authors introduce the fast-growing discipline of facility management, examine the core…

    Paperback – 2002-12-17

  • Strategic Management of Built Facilities book cover

    Strategic Management of Built Facilities

    1st Edition

    By Craig Langston, Rima Lauge-Kristensen

    The effective management of facilities can significantly improve business productivity. In this textbook the authors provide an overview of facility economics and outline the way in which businesses and facility managers can get better value from their physical assets.Students on facilities…

    Paperback – 2002-02-04

  • eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction book cover

    eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Z. Turk, R. Scherer

    This is a comprehensive review of research related to construction informatics, with a particular focus on the related 5th framework EU projects on product and process technology and the implementation of the new economy technologies and business models in the construction industry.…

    Hardback – 2002-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Economic Analysis for Property and Business book cover

    Economic Analysis for Property and Business

    1st Edition

    By Marcus Warren

    Marcus Warren's book provides a broad coverage of economic theory, analysis and policy relevant to most undergraduate students studying economics as part of their degree. Specifically it is designed for students studying for property and business related courses and is a vital purchase for all…

    Paperback – 2000-06-05

  • Construction the Third Way book cover

    Construction the Third Way

    1st Edition

    By John Bennett

    This book describes current best practice in managing construction. It is based on case studies of leading practice responding to demands from customers that construction match the value and quality that international competition is forcing on their own businesses. The case studies show that major…

    Paperback – 2000-05-08

  • Management Systems for Construction book cover

    Management Systems for Construction

    1st Edition

    By Alan Griffith, Paul Stephenson, Paul Watson

    The book provides a concise focussed guide to the main management areas that are essential to the success of modern construction projects. The concepts, principles and applications in the seven main management areas that are essential to the success of construction projects are presented. It links…

    Paperback – 2000-03-31
    Chartered Institute of Building

  • Constructive Communication book cover

    Constructive Communication

    1st Edition

    By Richard Ellis

    Richard Ellis is a consultant in communications and the successful author of 'Communication for Engineers'. In each chapter he highlights key points and situations, and provides exercises to consolidate what has already been learnt. The book ends with a 'toolbox' of useful information on subjects…

    Paperback – 1999-07-02

  • Spon's Construction Resource Handbook book cover

    Spon's Construction Resource Handbook

    1st Edition

    By Bryan Spain

    Spon's Construction Resource Handbook is the first book to present critical information about materials, labour and plant constants required for the estimating process under one cover. It covers all areas of the construction industry and will provide all those involved in the preparation of tenders…

    Hardback – 1998-07-02
    Spon Press
    Spon's Price Books

  • 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

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