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101 Case Studies in Construction Management

by Len Holm

<p>This book provides 101 real-life construction management case studies from an author with over 40 years’ experience in the construction industry and as a lecturer in construction management. Over 14 chapters, Len Holm has included case ...

ISBN: 9781351113618

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2015 Home Builders' Jobsite Codes

by National Association of Home Builders & ICC

<p>Answers to common code questions at your fingertips This handy jobsite tool will become as indispensable to you as your cell phone, tape measure, and level. This pocket-friendly companion to the International Residential Code discusses the ...

ISBN: 9780867187427

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Conscious Cooperation

How to Create Successful Construction Projects

by Stuart Baker

<p>This book is a guide on how to begin, nurture and finish successful construction projects. Written for contractors, property owners and anyone involved in the construction process, the book is rich in illustrative stories and point-by-point ...

ISBN: 9781475944624

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Construction Business Management

by Nick B. Ganaway

<p>Only 43 per cent of U.S. construction firms remain in business after four years. Why? Inadequate management, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. This is surprising because most construction firms are formed by ambitious ...

ISBN: 9781136414879

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Construction Management

Document to Reduce Risk

by Francisco J. Farach

A practical manual for construction management that shows how to apply the rules contained in the contract to the documentation of problems throughout the construction process. The book provides the instruction needed to prepare effective, ...

ISBN: 9780692747735

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Construction Management 101

A Narrative & Practical Guide to Bringing New Production On-Line on Time and on Budget

by David Glass

<p><em><strong>A practical approach full of real life experiences, sprinkled with humor, and recommended to any construction manager seeking to improve their knowledge. A welcome approach that deviates from the theoretical books on construction ...

ISBN: 9781532004858

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Contractual Dimensions in Construction

A Commentary in a Nutshell

by Chandana Jayalath

<p>Construction contractors must regularly wade through complicated contractual and technical issues. Claims and disputes can ruin a project or prevent it from even getting started. While many studies concentrate on case law imported from ...

ISBN: 9781450274500

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Cost Engineering for Project Success

An Australian Perspective, Second Edition

by Laurence J Pole

The measure of a successful project is “did it achieve its intended purpose” and “was it completed on time and within budget”. Cost Engineering is the art and science of putting in place controls and methodologies to achieve the best outcomes ...

ISBN: 9781925627107

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Estimating and Tendering for Construction Work

by Martin Brook

<p>Estimators need to understand the consequences of entering into a contract, often defined by complex conditions and documents, as well as to appreciate the technical requirements of the project. Estimating and Tendering for Construction Work,

ISBN: 9781317561736

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Estimating Building Costs for the Residential and Light Commercial Construction Professional

by Wayne J. Del Pico

<p>How to succeed in the construction business—step-by-step guidelines for estimating</p> <p>To be competitive, contractors and homebuilders need to know how to generate complete, accurate estimates for labor and material costs. This book ...

ISBN: 9781118243541

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Estimator's Piping Man-hours Tool

Piping

by gustavo Cinca

<p>This publication is an extremely useful tool for Contractors, Budget Managers and Installations Company owners. A reliable budget of man-hours consumption for the execution of a Project is a crucial need for the proper functioning of any ...

ISBN: 9781386841883

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Foundation and Anchor Design Guide for Metal Building Systems

by Alexander Newman

<h4>MEET THE COMPLEX CHALLENGES OF METAL BUILDING SYSTEMS FOUNDATION DESIGN</h4> <p>Expand your professional design skills and engineer safe, reliable foundations and anchors for metal building systems. Written by a practicing structural ...

ISBN: 9780071766340

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Management of Construction Projects

A Constructor's Perspective

by John E. Schaufelberger & Len Holm

<p>Unlike the majority of construction project management textbooks out there, <em>Management of Construction Projects</em> takes a distinctive approach by setting itself in the context of a single and real-world construction project throughout ...

ISBN: 9781315529073

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Manual of First and Second Fixing Carpentry

by Les Goring

<p>Les Goring’s book covers all the detailed knowledge required for carrying out first fixingcarpentry – such as modern and traditional roofing and fitting and fixing modern and traditional floor joists on new-build sites before plastering or ...

ISBN: 9781351584197

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Target Cost Contracting Strategy in Construction

Principles, Practices and Case Studies

by Daniel W.M. Chan & Joseph H.L. Chan

<p>The problems inherent in the traditional design-bid-build procurement method often lead to the adversarial working relationships within the construction industry. Target cost contracts, accompanied by a gain-share/pain-share arrangement ...

ISBN: 9781317229261

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The Streetwise Subbie

by Barry J Ashmore

<p>Very few books explore the problems which are particular to the relationship between Specialist Contractors and the Main Contractor, or Clients with whom they are in contract. Fewer still provide solutions in such a down to earth no-nonsense ...

ISBN: 9781351047180

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Trenchless Technology: Planning, Equipment, and Methods

by Mohammad Najafi

<h4>The complete guide to trenchless technology project management, planning, costs, and methods</h4> <p>Written by an expert in the field of pipeline system engineering, this book describes how to plan, schedule, and implement efficient, ...

ISBN: 9780071762465

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Winning AEC Interviews

by Dean Lincoln Hyers & Pete Machalek

<p>You’re on the shortlist! Now what? Your prospect knows your team looks good on paper, but is the team ready for the Selection Committee? In Winning AEC Interviews, Dean Lincoln Hyers and Pete Machalek of SagePresence help optimize your ...

ISBN: 9781947480124

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