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Construction project management : an integrated approach / Peter Fewings.

By: Fewings, Peter.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookNew York, NY : Spon Press, 2012Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xxviii, 592 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780415613446 (hardback); 9780415613453 (paperback); 9780203831199 (ebook).Subject(s): Construction industry -- Management | Project management | Building -- Superintendence | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / General | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / GeneralSummary: "The role of the project manager continues to evolve, presenting new challenges to established practitioners and those entering the field for the first time. This fully revised second edition of Peter Fewings' groundbreaking textbook now includes topical chapters addressing lean construction, modern off-site construction methods, sustainable project delivery, and the ethical role of the project manager. The author's observations and extensive experience are still central to this book, which remains a fresh approach to project management in construction and engineering. It considers integrated project management, emphasizing the importance of effectively handling external factors in order to best achieve an on-schedule, on-budget result and focuses on good negotiation with clients and skilled team leadership. Its holistic approach provides readers with a thorough guide in how to increase efficiency and communication at all stages while reducing costs, time and risk"-- Provided by publisher.
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Books Books College of Engineering and Architecture Library
TH 438 F48 2012 (Browse shelf) Available 2014-23368-01-1
Books Books College of Engineering and Architecture Library
TH 438 F48 2012 (Browse shelf) Available 2014-23369-01-1
Books Books College of Engineering and Architecture Library
TH 438 F48 2012 (Browse shelf) Available 2014-23370-01-1
Books Books PUP Lopez Library
TH 438 F48 2012 (Browse shelf) Available 2014-23371-01-1
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TH 438 F48 2012 (Browse shelf) Available 2014-23372-01-1
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

"The role of the project manager continues to evolve, presenting new challenges to established practitioners and those entering the field for the first time. This fully revised second edition of Peter Fewings' groundbreaking textbook now includes topical chapters addressing lean construction, modern off-site construction methods, sustainable project delivery, and the ethical role of the project manager. The author's observations and extensive experience are still central to this book, which remains a fresh approach to project management in construction and engineering. It considers integrated project management, emphasizing the importance of effectively handling external factors in order to best achieve an on-schedule, on-budget result and focuses on good negotiation with clients and skilled team leadership. Its holistic approach provides readers with a thorough guide in how to increase efficiency and communication at all stages while reducing costs, time and risk"-- Provided by publisher.

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