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  1. Effective Press Relations for the Built Environment

    A Practical Guide

    By Helen Elias

    This practical guide explains to architects, engineers, designers and other consultants how to establish press plans for firms and for individual projects, and how to actively develop reputation by getting work published in the architectural, engineering and construction press. With quotes, advice...

    Published November 6th 2006 by Taylor & Francis

  2. Construction Business Management

    By Nick Ganaway

    Only 43 per cent of U.S. construction firms remain in business after four years. Why? Inadequate management, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. This is surprising because most construction firms are formed by ambitious construction project managers, executives and tradesmen who...

    Published July 26th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Partnering in the Construction Industry

    By John Bennett, Sarah Peace

    Partnering is the most effective way of tackling construction projects. This book explains how clients and construction firms using partnering can achieve ever higher levels of efficiency and certainty to provide world class buildings and infrastructure of all kinds.Detailed guidance about the...

    Published June 26th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Total Quality in the Construction Supply Chain

    By John Oakland, John S Oakland, Marton Marosszeky, Marton Marosszeky

    Organizations in the construction industry struggle with three key issues: quality management or better meeting customer expectations, supply chain management or more effectively working with suppliers to provide a seamless service to customers, and knowledge management, the challenge of learning...

    Published January 18th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Understanding IT in Construction

    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...

    Published December 4th 2003 by Routledge

  6. The Management of Construction: A Project Lifecycle Approach

    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...

    Published July 17th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Management of Off-Highway Plant and Equipment

    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...

    Published April 24th 2003 by CRC Press

  8. Workplace Strategies and Facilities Management

    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...

    Published December 17th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Strategic Management of Built Facilities

    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...

    Published February 4th 2002 by Routledge

  10. eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    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....

    Published January 1st 2002 by CRC Press