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  1. Environmental Management in Construction

    A Quantitative Approach

    By Heng Li, Zhen Chen

    Demands on the construction industry are changing, and it is now virtually essential for environmental management to be considered at all stages of a project. Many construction managers are finding a quantitative approach useful, and this book outlines four quantitative methods which can be applied...

    Published May 17th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Managing the Building Design Process

    2nd Edition

    By Gavin Tunstall

    Managing the Building Design Process explains the designer’s role in the creation of new buildings from the development of the plan through to completion. One key case study is used throughout the book so that the reader can clearly follow the process leading to the creation of a new building.This...

    Published May 16th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Procurement in the Construction Industry

    The Impact and Cost of Alternative Market and Supply Processes

    By William Hughes, Patricia M. Hillebrandt, David Greenwood, Wisdom Kwawu

    Series: Spon Research

    Do recent moves in the construction industry towards collaborative working and other new procurement procedures really make good business sense? Procurement in the Construction Industry is the result of research into this question and it includes the first rigorous categorizing of...

    Published April 27th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Public Private Partnerships in Construction

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    Collaborative working and partnering between the public and private sectors has been fairly standard practice in some form or other for over 100 years, but it is only in recent years that it has become more prevalent. In the UK, it is little more than ten years since the most widely known...

    Published April 6th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Managing Diversity and Equality in Construction

    Initiatives and Practice

    Edited by Andrew W. Gale, Marilyn J. Davidson

    With women in the UK construction industry constituting just thirteen per cent of the workforce and black and Asian workers numbering less that two per cent, despite representing more than six per cent of the working population, diversity is a problem that the construction industry needs...

    Published March 15th 2006 by Routledge

  6. 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 20th 2006 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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 14th 2005 by Routledge

  9. 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 24th 2005 by Routledge

  10. 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 17th 2005 by Routledge