Construction Management Products

  • Construction Collaboration Technologies

    An Extranet Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Paul Wilkinson

    Since the late 1990s, web-based collaboration technologies (‘project extranets’) have become increasingly widely used within the UK construction industry and are now routinely deployed on the design and construction of thousands of projects. The first book dedicated to the topic, this…

    Paperback – 2005-08-23

  • Development and the Law

    A Guide for Construction and Property Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Godfrey Bruce-Radcliffe

    A gap has long existed between construction professionals – such as architects, engineers, quantity surveyors and consultants – and the property development process. The underlying development structures, expressed in terms of legal obligation and accountability, are all too little understood.…

    Hardback – 2005-06-15

  • 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

  • Building Down Barriers

    A Guide to Construction Best Practice, 1st Edition

    By Clive Thomas Cain

    With rapid changes in procurement processes and increasing pressure for improvement, cohesion and efficiency, practitioners need to be aware of industry-wide generally acknowledged best practice. The recent Latham and Egan reports in the UK have spurred further intitiatives from the demand side of…

    Paperback – 2003-01-23

  • 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

  • Financing Construction

    Cash Flows and Cash Farming, 1st Edition

    By Russell Kenley

    Cash is king, not least in the construction industry. Recent government-commissioned reports have highlighted the importance of better financial management in the construction industry. This professional text provides a considered analysis of the tools and techniques of project financial…

    Paperback – 2002-10-17

  • 10th Symposium Construction Innovation and Global Competitiveness

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Obinero Uwakwhe, Isaam A. Minkarah

    This two-volume set comprises the proceedings of the 2002 symposium concerned with innovation in the construction industry and global competition. Approximately 115 papers address topics ranging from business improvement to the impact of innovation on the built environment; globalization and…

    Hardback – 2002-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Writing Engineering Specifications

    2nd Edition

    By Paul Fitchett, Jeremy Haslam

    Engineers need to understand the legal and commercial context in which they draw up technical specifications. This thoroughly up-dated edition of Haslam's successful Writing Engineering Specifications provides a concise guide to technical specifications and leads the reader through the process of…

    Paperback – 2002-05-02

  • Integrated Life Cycle Design of Structures

    1st Edition

    By Asko Sarja

    Traditionally the process of design has concentrated on the construction phase itself, with the primary objective being to optimise efficiency and minimise costs during development and construction. With the move towards a more sustainable development comes the need for this short-term approach to…

    Hardback – 2002-03-28
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction to Building Procurement Systems

    2nd Edition

    By Jack Masterman

    Building procurement systems are the organisational structures within which the design and construction of building projects take place. The intention of this guide is to provide construction students and junior professionals with sufficient information about the systems to ensure an awareness of…

    Paperback – 2001-11-22

  • Sustainable Practices in the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Craig Langston

    Sustainability is a key issue and its impact on the construction industry, as one of the major users of the Earth's resources, is starting to take hold. This book deals with sustainability as it affects the construction industry, looking at the techniques and issues which designers, engineers,…

    Paperback – 2001-06-21

  • Innovation in Construction

    An International Review of Public Policies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andre Manseau, George Seaden

    How can innovation in the construction industry be strengthened? What instruments and approaches are being used by governments to promote it? What works and under what circumstances? These key questions have profound implications. This book presents a framework for the analysis of innovation models…

    Hardback – 2001-05-24

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