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  1. New Perspectives on Construction in Developing Countries

    Edited by George Ofori

    Series: CIB

    Developing countries face the challenge of maintaining economic growth and socio-economic development, at the core of which sits the construction industry. Considerable research on construction in developing countries took place in the 1970's and 1980's, but little since, a gap which this book...

    Published June 30th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Programming and Scheduling Techniques

    By Thomas Uher, Adam S. Zantis

    Planning is an important management function and its effective execution is crucial to ensure the success of any project. This second edition of Thomas Uher’s and Adam Zantis' textbook maintains its focus on operational rather than strategic aspects of programming and scheduling of projects,...

    Published June 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  3. New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    In the 1990s, many pundits said that Quantity Surveyors were going the way of the dodo, a prophecy which has proven to be far from accurate. In response, Duncan Cartlidge wrote the first edition of this book, to address the changing role of the QS in the twenty-first century. As we enter the...

    Published April 20th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Construction Quality Management

    Principles and Practice

    By Paul Watson, Tim Howarth

    Quality management is essential for facilitating the competitiveness of modern day commercial organizations. Excellence in quality management is a requisite for construction organizations who seek to remain competitive and successful. The challenges presented by competitive construction markets and...

    Published March 31st 2011 by Routledge

  5. Life Cycle Assessment in the Built Environment

    By Robert Crawford

    Life cycle assessment enables the identification of a broad range of potential environmental impacts occurring across the entire life of a product, from its design through to its eventual disposal or reuse. The need for life cycle assessment to inform environmental design within the built...

    Published March 7th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Harvesting and Managing Knowledge in Construction

    From Theoretical Foundations to Business Applications

    By Yacine Rezgui, John Miles

    A successful construction business is a knowledge business. And knowledge must be managed effectively to be used efficiently, especially in a complex project-oriented business such as construction, where skills acquired and lessons learned on one project need to be applied to the next. A ...

    Published February 17th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Introduction to Building Procurement

    By Brian Greenhalgh, Graham Squires

    The procurement stage of the building process is critical to the success of any building project, and as such must be understood by everybody entering the industry. Introduction to Building Procurement is designed to familiarize the novice with the principles and methods of building procurement,...

    Published January 6th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Organization Management in Construction

    Edited by Paul S. Chinowsky, Anthony D. Songer

    Today’s construction environment is changing at an unprecedented pace and executives are facing a diverse set of issues – globalization, economics, workforce demographics, and technology. Moreover the traditional issues of competition and delivery are being challenged by new laws and new industry...

    Published January 4th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Understanding the CDM 2007 Regulations

    2nd Edition

    By Owen V Griffiths, Alun V Griffiths

    Almost 3000 lives have been lost in the UK construction industry over the last twenty-five years, in addition to those seriously injured or made ill. The need to reduce this rate has required tight controls to be introduced throughout the planning and management of construction...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Integrated Management Systems for Construction

    Quality, Environment and Safety

    By Alan Griffith

    Integrated management systems (IMS) are an innovative way of handling the plethora of management functions and procedures that are applied throughout major construction projects. Contracting companies use management systems to shape and define the corporate arrangement of their business...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Routledge