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Construction Management

Principles and Practice

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Benefits

  • Comprehensive coverage of construction management
    Suitable as a course textbook for introductory modules and a reference book for later modules 
    Up-to-date with latest developments in the field e.g. electronic information flow 
    Packed with examples and case study material
    Alan Griffith is an established author in this area having written numerous books
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 1-8
  3. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 9-23
  4. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 24-85
  5. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 86-114
  6. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 115-182
  7. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 183-200
  8. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 201-220
  9. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 221-235
  10. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 236-305
  11. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 306-416
  12. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 417-499
  13. Alan Griffith, Paul Watson
    Pages 500-505
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 506-508

About this book

Introduction

Behind the success of any construction project is the effective site management of the works by the principal contracting organisation. Construction Management provides a comprehensive introduction to the key management concepts, principles and practices that contribute to project success. Up-to-date with the latest developments in the field, and packed with examples and case study material, this book is suitable for a range of students including: HNC/D and undergraduates students on building, civil engineering, construction management, quantity surveying, building surveying and architecture courses.
It would also be a useful reference for postgraduates and young construction professionals.

Keywords

civil engineering construction construction management control environment management materials Organisation project management quality safety

About the authors

ALAN GRIFFITH is Professor of Building and Construction Management at The Centre for the Built Environment, School of Environment and Development, Sheffield Hallam University. He is an experienced author, and has written numerous books for Palgrave Macmillan and Longman.

PAUL WATSON is Principal Lecturer and Subject Course Leader in the School of Environment and Development, Sheffield Hallam University. His main research interest is quality issues related to industry and education.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Construction Management
  • Book Subtitle Principles and Practice
  • Authors A. Griffith
    Paul Watson
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-230-50021-1
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2004
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-96878-9
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-230-50021-1
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XI, 508
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics Construction Management
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