Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Principles, Techniques and Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Richard Stone
      Pages 3-18
    3. Richard Stone
      Pages 19-45
    4. Richard Stone
      Pages 46-72
  3. Legal Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Richard Stone
      Pages 75-108
    3. Richard Stone
      Pages 109-134
  4. Case Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Richard Stone
      Pages 137-148
    3. Richard Stone
      Pages 149-166
    4. Richard Stone
      Pages 167-197
    5. Richard Stone
      Pages 198-216
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 217-246

About this book


A text relevant to the whole spectrum of engineering which focuses on the administrative, financial and legal aspects of project management. Topics covered include project development and evaluation, management of people, time and budgets and health and safety aspects. Case studies are included.


computer contract contract law development engine health Management manufacturing planning project management risk safety

Editors and affiliations

  • Richard Stone
    • 1
  1. 1.Brunel UniversityUxbridge, MiddlesexUK

About the editors

Prior to his current post, Richard was at Brunel University where he established the engine research activity with Nicos Ladommatos. His research interests concern laminar combustion and internal combustion engines, which has often been in close collaboration with companies such as BP, Shell, Ford, and Jaguar Land Rover. Over the last 10 years a particular interest has been the emissions of particulate matter from Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engines.

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