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  1. 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 7th 2011 by Routledge

  2. 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 5th 2011 by Routledge

  3. 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 14th 2010 by Routledge

  4. 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 13th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Modern Construction

    Lean Project Delivery and Integrated Practices

    By Lincoln H. Forbes, Syed M. Ahmed

    Series: Industrial Innovation Series

    During the past several decades, the manufacturing and service industries significantly increased their levels of productivity, quality, and profitability through the application of process improvement techniques and information technology. Unfortunately, the construction industry lags far behind...

    Published October 13th 2010 by CRC Press

  6. Responsible Corporate Strategy in Construction and Engineering

    "Doing the Right Thing?"

    By Martin Loosemore, Florence Phua

    The role that communities have to play in the evolution and implementation of an effective strategy is often overlooked, despite the fact that it is becoming increasingly important and complex. This book addresses how consulting and contracting firms in the construction and engineering industries...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Mediation in the Construction Industry

    An International Review

    Edited by Penny Brooker, Suzanne Wilkinson

    Series: CIB

    The application of construction dispute procedures has changed dramatically in the last decade. This has resulted in an increased use of Alternative Dispute Resolution in many countries, and mediation in particular. Construction is one of the major industries using mediation, in the UK and in many...

    Published July 12th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Managing Interdisciplinary Projects

    A Primer for Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    By Stephen Emmitt

    Construction, architecture and engineering projects are complex undertakings, involving a temporary grouping of people and companies, with different agendas and experience, coming together to achieve a project goal. This book investigates the dynamics of the relationships between individuals...

    Published April 21st 2010 by Routledge

  9. Cost Studies of Buildings

    5th Edition

    By Allan Ashworth, Srinath Perera

    This practical guide to cost studies of buildings has been updated and revised throughout for the 5th edition. New chapters have been added on the RICS New Rules of Measurement (NRM) for order of cost estimating and elemental cost planning, and on the procurement of construction projects....

    Published February 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Organisational Culture in the Construction Industry

    By Vaughan Coffey

    Series: Spon Research

    Since the early 1980s, researchers and practitioners in the organisational and management fields have presumed a link between organisational, or corporate, culture and organisational performance. Whilst many believe this exists, other authors have been critical of the validity of such studies. Part...

    Published January 25th 2010 by Routledge