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  1. 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 25th 2006 by Routledge

  2. New Generation Whole-Life Costing

    Property and Construction Decision-Making Under Uncertainty

    By Ian Ellingham, William Fawcett

    New Generation Whole-Life Costing presents an innovative approach to decision-making and risk management for construction and real estate. It applies the options-based approach that has revolutionized the management of uncertainty in the business world. Based on government-sponsored research at...

    Published July 5th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Predictive and Optimised Life Cycle Management

    Buildings and Infrastructure

    Edited by Asko Sarja

    Predictive and Optimised Life-Cycle Management sets out methodologies to meet the demands of the current trend towards sustainable civil engineering and building. Encompassing all aspects of construction practice, from design through to demolition and the recycling of materials, Sarja provides...

    Published June 29th 2006 by Routledge

  4. 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 25th 2006 by Routledge

  5. 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 16th 2006 by Routledge

  6. 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 15th 2006 by Routledge

  7. 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 26th 2006 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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