ISBN 9789339205447,Construction Project Management

Construction Project Management



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789339205447

ISBN-10 9339205448


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 848 Pages
Language (English)

Budgeting & financial management

Construction Project Management provides a thorough understanding of construction project management techniques with the help of various concepts, practical insight, real-life examples and skills to execute large and small projects. Broadly, this comprehensive book is organized in 5 parts: Introducing Construction Project Management Developing Project Construction Time Schedule Developing Project Resources Plans Planning and Budgeting Construction Costs Controlling Project Construction Plan Focusing on project planning, scheduling and controlling techniques, the 3rd Edition covers the practical application of the knowledge and skills required to plan and control construction project scope, time, resources, cost, risk and integration using project management technique. With this expanded coverage, this exhaustive and comprehensive 3rd Edition would be useful for practicing professionals, engineers and engineering students. Table of Contents: Preface to the Third Edition VI Preface to the First Edition IX Part 1: Introducing Construction Project Management Chapter 1: Construction Projects Management Framework Appendix A: Construction Project Manager Competency Skills Chapter 2: Planning Project Works Scope and Its Integration Processes Appendix B: Project Success Strategy Development Part 2: Developing Project Construction Time Schedule Chapter 3: Defining Project Activities Appendix C: Applications of Work Breakdown Structure Chapter 4: Project Cpm/Pert Network Analysis Appendix D: Project Time - Cost Function Chapter 5: Precedence Network Analysis Appendix E: Decision Network and Tree Analysis Chapter 6: Scheduling Project Work and Resources Appendix F: Project Management Software Part 3: Developing Project Resources Plans Chapter 7: Planning Construction Manpower Appendix G: Construction Workers Financial Incentive Scheme Chapter 8: Planning Construction Materials Appendix H: Resources Allocation Using Linear Programming Chapter 9: Project Construction Equipment Appendix I: Earthmoving Equipment Planning Data for Primary Tasks Chapter 10: Selecting Construction Equipment Appendix J: Time Value of Money Part 4: Planning and Budgeting Construction Costs Chapter 11: Planning Construction Costs Appendix K: Breakeven Analysis Chapter 12: Contractor's Construction Budget Appendix L: Capital Investment Appraisal Techniques Part 5: Controlling Project Construction Plan Chapter 13: Controlling Project Integration and Work Scope Appendix M: Construction Contracts Administration and Claims Chapter 14: Controlling Resources Productivity Appendix N: Typical Health, Safety and Environment Audit Checklist Chapter 15: Contractor's Cost Control System Appendix O: Construction Contracts Cost Accounting Guidelines Chapter 16: Controlling Project Time Schedule Appendix P: Probability Distributions and Monte Chapter 17: Risk Management at Construction Site - An Overview