Construction Management Products

  • Communications in the Building Industry

    The report of a pilot study, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gurth Higgin, Neil Jessop

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have…

    Paperback – 2008-09-15

  • 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

  • Corporate Social Responsibility in the Construction Industry

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Murray, Andrew Dainty

    The construction process, right through from planning and design to use and demolition, has a major impact on society. Traditionally, concern has been focused on its environmental impact and the quest for sustainability, but this has now extended into the wider remit of Corporate Social…

    Paperback – 2008-08-28

  • Life-Cycle Civil Engineering

    Proceedings of the International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering, IALCCE '08, held in Varenna, Lake Como, Italy on June 11 - 14, 2008, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fabio Biondini, Dan Frangopol

    Life-Cycle Civil Engineering contains the papers presented at the First International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE’08), held in Villa Monastero, Varenna, Lake Como, Italy, 10-14 June, 2008. It consists of a book and a CD-ROM containing 150 papers, including eight keynote papers…

    Hardback – 2008-05-28
    CRC Press
    Life-Cycle of Civil Engineering Systems

  • Hazards and the Built Environment

    Attaining Built-in Resilience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lee Bosher

    As a specialist in disaster preparation, you have huge responsibilities: a failure to prepare for natural and human-induced disasters costs lives and money. When a natural or human-induced disaster hits a built-up area the amount of damage it does will depend largely on the extent to which the…

    Paperback – 2008-05-02

  • Construction Delays

    Extensions of Time and Prolongation Claims, 1st Edition

    By Roger Gibson

    This book provides guidance on delay analysis, particularly in relation to extension of time submissions. It gives readers the information and practical details to be considered in formulating and resolving extension of time submissions and time-related prolongation claims. Useful guidance and…

    Hardback – 2008-04-30

  • 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

  • Rethinking IT in Construction and Engineering

    Organisational Readiness, 1st Edition

    By Mustafa Alshawi

    How could the potential of IT be realised to improve business performance in architecture, construction and engineering organisations? How could organisations unleash the potential of IT to achieve a sustainable competitive advantage? How can organisations migrate from technology to IT-enabled…

    Hardback – 2007-10-10

  • 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

  • Engineering, Business & Professional Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Simon Robinson, Ross Dixon, Christopher Preece, Kris Moodley

    Engineering, as a profession and business, is at the sharp end of the ethical practice. Far from being a bolt on extra to the ‘real work’ of the engineer it is at the heart of how he or she relates to the many different stakeholders in the engineering project.Engineering, Business and Professional…

    Paperback – 2007-01-30

  • Implementing IT in Construction

    1st Edition

    By James Sommerville, Nigel Craig

    Contrary to stereotype, the construction industry has embraced IT with some vigour. Computers are used effectively across the sector and this use is increasing. A range of new issues have emerged in consequence. This practical book draws on direct industrial experience and examines the role of IT…

    Paperback – 2006-09-29

  • eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction. ECPPM 2006

    European Conference on Product and Process Modelling 2006 (ECPPM 2006), Valencia, Spain, 13-15 September 2006, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manuel Martinez, Raimar Scherer

    The task of structuring information on built environment has presented challenges to the research community, software developers and the industry for the last 20 years. Recent work has taken advantage of Web and industry standards such as XML, OWL, IFC and STEP. Another important technology for the…

    Hardback – 2006-08-24
    CRC Press

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