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  1. 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 5th 2006 by Routledge

  2. 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 14th 2006 by Routledge

  3. 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

  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 17th 2006 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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