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  1. Communication in Construction

    Theory and Practice

    By Andrew Dainty, David Moore, Michael Murray

    Communication within project-based environments presents special challenges. This is especially true within the construction industry, where interaction tends to be characterised by unfamiliar groups of people coming together for short periods before disbanding to work on other endeavours. This...

    Published January 19th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Total Quality in the Construction Supply Chain

    By John S Oakland, 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 17th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Project Planning, and Control

    By David G. Carmichael

    Project management is widely used in the construction industry and is central to planning and controlling time, costs and resources. This book enables readers to perform more effectively, to understand project planning and control procedures and to gain an insight into the associated skills....

    Published December 13th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Risk Management in Projects

    By Martin Loosemore, John Raftery, Charles Reilly, David Higgon

    Project managers in construction and civil engineering need to base their decisions on realistic information about risk and public perceptions of risk. This second edition of the original practical and straightforward text retains the easy-to-read format, but has been expanded to encompass the...

    Published November 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  5. Infrastructure for the Built Environment: Global Procurement Strategies

    By Rodney Howes, Herbert Robinson

    Throughout the world there is a growing demand for high quality public services to support socio-economic development. Infrastructure is central to improving the level of public services and the quality of the built environment. But in key areas such as transport, energy, water, healthcare,...

    Published October 16th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Practical Construction Management

    2nd Edition

    By R. H. B. Ranns, E. J. M. Ranns

    Filled with practical advice for all aspects of the construction manager's role, this invaluable book fills a need for training in this essential subject, to ensure greater efficiency on site and smoother client-contractor relations. Developed as a handy-reference guide for practitioners and also...

    Published August 24th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Construction Collaboration Technologies

    An Extranet Evolution

    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...

    Published August 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  8. Development and the Law

    A Guide for Construction and Property Professionals

    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....

    Published June 14th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Agents and Multi-Agent Systems in Construction

    Edited by Chimay Anumba, Zhaomin Ren, O.O. Ugwu

    This book describes current advances and future directions in the theory and application of intelligent agents and multi-agent systems in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) sector. It is the product of an international effort involving a network of construction IT and computing...

    Published May 5th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Occupational Health and Safety in Construction Project Management

    By Helen Lingard, Steve Rowlinson

    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