ISBN 9788174092939,Construction Management of Industrial Projects

Construction Management of Industrial Projects



Khanna Publisher


ISBN 9788174092939

ISBN-10 8174092935

Paper Back

Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 364 Pages
Language (English)

Civil Engineering

In the present edition of this book the text has been thoroughly revised to incorporate the recent changes that have been witnessed in the construction sector in respect of material specifications and their application. In this respect, details have been added for newer varieties of cement and steel materials now-a-day being used on job, as well as a host of special-purpose emerging materials like Geo-synthetic products, epoxy compounds, glass and aluminium products and isulation materials, which have attractive material properties, durability and cost-effectiveness. Side by side, relevant provisions of Indian Standard Codes of Practices have been referred to for the benefit of the readers.

Table of Contents
*Introduction *Topographical survey and soil investigation *Infrastructure development *Formwork *Conceptual planning of industrial structures *Construction practice and specifications *Special-purpose materials in construction *Estimation *Contract management *Project scheduling *Project evaluation and review technique (PERT) *Field management *Protection of environment at construction sites *Management under constraints *Material management *Investment decisions *Equipment management *Communication network *Maintenance management *Rehabilitation and strengthening of industrial structures *Safety in construction work