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Urban Construction Project Management (McGraw-Hill Construction Series)

Urban Construction Project Management (McGraw-Hill Construction Series)
Author: Richard Lambeck - John Eschemuller
ISBN 13: 9780071544689
ISBN 10: 71544682
Edition: 1
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication Date: 2008-11-27
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 480
List Price: $98.00

Get Proven Solutions to the Unique Problems of

Construction Management in Urban Environments

Filled with hands-on advice from two seasoned project management experts, Urban Construction Project Management provides a wealth of proven solutions to the common problems of construction management in urban environments. The book includes cutting-edge information about working on small sites, public safety, the permit process, coordinating with utility companies, dealing with adjacent properties, and many other topics.

This indispensable construction management tool uses numerous illustrations, photographs, charts, tables, and diagrams to clarify the critical issues involved in today's urban construction projects. The authors present timely guidance on testing…safety…logistics…building code compliance… scheduling and procurement…subcontractors and the bidding process… insurance and bonds…renovation and demolition…costs…claims…design-build…green construction…and more. Urban Construction Project Management features:

  • Practical, step-by-step methods for meeting the unique challenges of

    today's complex urban construction projects

  • Checklists and forms-such as Request for Information (RFI) logs,

    meeting minutes, and contact lists-that enable readers to put information

    into practice quickly and easily

  • A wide range of visual materials, including illustrations, photographs,

    schedules, charts, tables, and diagrams

Successfully Manage Every Aspect of Urban Construction Projects

• Project Organization • Problem Solving • Testing • Permits • Utilities • Safety • Logistics • Layouts • Drawings • Contracts • Insurance and Bonds • Underpinning • Security • Building Codes • Renovation and Demolition • Communications • Meetings • Logs and Reports • Schedules • Subcontractors and the Bidding Process • Costs • Claims • Design-Build • Requisitions • Punch List • Close-Outs • Technology • Green Construction