PPP and Relational Contracting in the 21st Century
The potential for growth in new forms of procurement has lead to an on-going debate on the nature of requirements, particularly in terms of the cost of bid preparation. The need to demonstrate value to stakeholders has often contributed to demanding bid requirements that...
To Be Published October 9th 2015 by Routledge
A Cross-Industry Project Management Perspective
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...
Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge
With the increase in legislation and the drive for ever-greater efficiency and accountability, health and safety in construction is becoming an increasingly important subject. This book covers the essential issues that apply specifically to construction projects, including the nature and causes of...
Published February 16th 2005 by Routledge
The construction industry has a distressingly poor safety record, whether measured in absolute terms or alongside other industries. The level of construction safety in a country is influenced by factors such as variations in the labour forces, shifting economies, insurance rates, legal...
Published April 28th 2004 by Routledge
A Guide to Best Practice in Construction
Procurement Systems details the whole spectrum of procurement issues in the construction industry, starting with the client /customer and running through managerial, cultural and IT-based issues. The book commences with an overveiw of previous work and a section on selection criteria is provided to...
Published July 28th 1999 by Routledge