Project Management and Engineering Research, 2014

Selected Papers from the 18th International AEIPRO Congress held in Alcañiz, Spain, in 2014

  • José Luis Ayuso Muñoz
  • José Luis Yagüe Blanco
  • Salvador F. Capuz-Rizo

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Project Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Behzad Esmaeili, Eugenio Pellicer, Keith Robert Molenaar
      Pages 3-14
    3. Fernando Acebes, Javier Pajares, José Manuel Galán, Adolfo López-Paredes
      Pages 31-40
    4. L. J. Amendola, T. Depool, M. A. Artacho, L. Borrell Martinez, M. Martín
      Pages 41-57
    5. José Salgado Rodrigues, Alexandra Ribeiro Costa, Carlos Guillén Gestoso
      Pages 59-69
  3. Civil Engineering, Urbanism and Urban Planning. Building and Architecture

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
  4. Product and Process Engineering and Industrial Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 87-87
    2. J. M. Mesa Fernández, F. Rodríguez Pérez, G. M. Martínez Huerta, S. M. Andrés Vizán
      Pages 89-102
    3. Lluc Canals Casals, Beatriz Amante García, Maria Margarita González Benítez
      Pages 129-141
    4. Miguel Ángel Artacho Ramírez, José Manuel Arrufat Álvarez, Enrique Alcántara Alcover
      Pages 155-168
  5. Environmental Engineering and Natural Resource Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. Mar Carlos, Antonio Gallardo, Mónica Peris, Francisco J. Colomer
      Pages 171-184
  6. Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Marta Braulio-Gonzalo, Aroa Capdevila-Mateu
      Pages 215-228
    3. J. A. Castelán Peña, C. Aparicio-Fernández, J. L. Vivancos
      Pages 229-243
    4. Adrien J. P. Grid, Andrés Ortuño, M. Socorro García-Cascales, Juan Miguel Sánchez-Lozano
      Pages 245-255
  7. Rural Development and Development Co-operation Projects

  8. Training in Project Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275

About this book


This volume features papers from the 18th International Congress on Project Management and Engineering, held by the University of Zaragoza in collaboration with the Spanish Association of Project Management and Engineering (AEIPRO). It illustrates the state of the art in this emerging area. Readers will discover ways to increase the effectiveness of project engineering as well as the efficiency of project management.

The papers, written by international researchers and professionals, cover civil engineering and urban planning, product and process engineering, environmental engineering, energy efficiency and renewable energies, rural development, safety, labor risks and ergonomics, and training in project engineering.

Overall, this book contributes to the improvement of project engineering research and enhances the transfer of results to the job of project engineers and project managers around the world. It will appeal to all professionals in the field as well as researchers and teachers involved in the training of future professionals.


AEIPRO Case studies IPMA Project Engineering Project Management

Editors and affiliations

  • José Luis Ayuso Muñoz
    • 1
  • José Luis Yagüe Blanco
    • 2
  • Salvador F. Capuz-Rizo
    • 3
  1. 1.Universidad de CordobaCorbodaSpain
  2. 2.Universidad Politécnica de MadridMadridSpain
  3. 3.Universitat Politécnica de ValénciaValenciaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-26457-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-26459-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2198-0772
  • Series Online ISSN 2198-0780
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