Project Management and Leadership Skills for Engineering and Construction Projects

Preface  
Acknowledgment  
Chapter 1 Overview of Project Management  
Chapter 2 Staffing the Project Team  
Chapter 3 Fundamentals of Scheduling  
Chapter 4 Computer Tools for Project Management  
Chapter 5 Technical, Schedule, Financial Management  
Chapter 6 Cost Estimating  
Chapter 7 Leadership Fundamentals  
Chapter 8 Effective Communications  
Chapter 9 Economic Decision Making  
Chapter 10 Contract Planning Essentials  
Chapter 11 Commissioning Construction Projects  
Chapter 12 Case Study: Microbial Abatement of a Moldy Hotel  
Bibliography and References  
Index  

Project Scheduling Handbook

Fault
Project Scheduling Contingencies
Schedule Acceleration
Project Schedule Productivity Losses
Change Order Pricing
Project Schedule Conflicts
Predictable Perils
Claims
Dispute Resolution
Typical Case History
Multiple Critical Path
Contract Change Orders
Software Program
Installation
Data Entry
Entering Numbers
Entering Formulas
Logic Formulas
Using String Operators
Menu Commands
Saving Your Work
Procedures
Changing Data
Database Terminology
Using Databases
Building a Database
Sorting Databases
Using Key Sorts
Double-Key Sort
Extra Keys Sort
Data Tables
Data Table Range
Using What-If
Directories/Sort Reports
Saving or Canceling Commands
Opening or Closing a Sort
Deleting Cells, Rows, and Columns
Merging and Splitting Cells
Changing Column Widths
Changing Row Height
Changing Cell Alignment
Opening A Window
Moving Windows
Moving Between Windows
Copying While Moving Between Windows
Using Multiple Windows
Closing Windows
Printing
Maintaining Schedule Sorts
Exiting the Software
Appendix A Project Production Abbreviations
Appendix B Industry Associations
Appendix C EJCDC Table of Contract Standards
Index  

Project Management 2nd Edition Step By Step How to Plan and Manage a Highly Successful Project

Acknowledgements
About the author
Preface to the second edition
Introduction
Step 1 : Understand the basics
Setting the scene
Introduction to project management jargon
The step-by-step guide Step – Understanding the basics
Step What is a project?
Step What is project management? What is your role?
Step The project’s customer and stakeholders
Step The project team
Step Delivery and deliverables
Step The five dimensions of a project – scope, quality, time, cost,risk
Step The stages of a project – a lifecycle
Key tips
Taking it further: Project methods and methodologies
Step 2 : Define the ‘why’ and the ‘what’
Setting the scene
Introduction to the ‘why’ and ‘what’
The step-by-step guide Step – Defining ‘why’ and ‘what’
Step Complete the Project Definition
Step Check your role
Step Agree the Project Definition with your project customer
Key tips
Taking it further: Requirements
Step 3 : Create your Project Plan
Setting the scene
Introduction to the Project Plan and estimating
The step-by-step guide Step – Creating your Project Plan
Step Brainstorm a task list
Step Convert the task list to a skeleton plan
Step Estimate times, add dependencies and delays
Step Add in who will do what
Step Build the plan into a schedule
Step Work out costs
Step Add in milestones and contingency
Step Review and amend – can you do it, should you do it, is there
a better way?
Step Review the plan with your project customer
Key tips
Taking it further: Using external contractors and companies
Step 4 : Manage delivery
Setting the scene
Introduction to the role of the project manager
The step-by-step guide Step – Managing delivery
Step Start the project
Step Plan your day
Step Collect information and reports
Step Monitor and manage progress
Step Identify and resolve issues
Step Identify and manage risks
Step Manage changes
Step Take action to ensure the project’s success
Step Keep your customer informed
Step Update the Project Plan or Project Budget
Key tips
Taking it further: Risk and stakeholder management
Step 5 : Complete your project
Setting the scene
Introduction to completing your project
The step-by-step guide Step – Completing your project
Step Test the deliverables
Step Implement deliverables
Step Provide support to your customers
Step Release resources
Step Review for next time
Step Celebrate!
Key tips
Taking it further: Testing, integration, implementation and qualitymanagement
Glossary
Index

Management of Construction Projects

Contents
Preface
Acknowledgements
Organisation of the Construction Process
Overview of the size of the companies included in the case studies
Approach to the management of projects included in the case studies
Organisation principles applied to construction firms
Functional relationships and line management
Roles and responsibilities of site management personnel
Background experience and qualifications for
construction personnel
The project manager
The site manager
The planning engineer
The project surveyor
The procurement manager
The site engineer
The clerk of works
Developing Construction Teams
Team building
Matrix organisation in practice
Project Planning – Linked Bar Charts and Procurement Programmes
Overview of programming techniques
Procedure when using a linked bar chart programme
Procurement programmes
Procurement programme principles
Procurement symbols used on programmes
Extract from a procurement programme
Contracts
Schedule of current JCT standard contracts –
JCT standard building contract –
JCT major projects construction contract –
JCT design and build contract –
JCT management building contract –
JCT construction management contracts –
Materials Management
Mechanical Handling and Risk Assessment
Managing Construction Defects
Hotel and Office Project Development
The Merlin Project
The Co-operative Head Office Building
Chinley School Project
Retail Unit and Car Park
University Refurbishment Project
Managing a Small Business
Index

AutoCAD

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1 ■

AutoCAD Productivity 
Design Standards 
AutoCAD Best Practices
Feature Review (All Releases) 

Chapter 2 ■

Managing Your System 
Managing Files 
Managing AutoCAD 
Directories 
Why DOS Isn’t Dead Yet 
External Commands and Command Aliases 

Chapter 3 ■

Customizing the AutoCAD Interface
Tool Palettes (All Releases)
The Customizable User Interface (CUI)Linetypes (All Releases)

Chapter 4 ■

Applying Graphics Standards 
Dimensions 
Dimensioning Rules
Text Styles 
Linetypes and Weights 
Applying Standards 

Chapter 5 ■

Symbols, Tables, and Fields 
Blocks 
Dynamic Blocks 
Symbol Libraries 

Civil Engineering Drawing

LIST OF PRACTICALS
1 ENGG. MATERIALS SYMBOLS
2 WATER SUPPLY AND SANITARY FIXTURES
SYMBOLS
3 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS SYMBOLS
4 FULLY PANELLED DOOR
5 FULLY PANELLED WINDOW
6 ISOLATED R.C.C. SQUARE FOOTING
7 CROSS SECTION OF LOAD BEARING WALL
8 SINGLE ROOM BUILDING
9 TWO ROOM BUILDING
10 RESIDENTIAL BUILDING –
11 SINGLE BEDROOM HOUSE
12 RESIDENTIAL BUILDING – II
13 TWO STOREYED BUILDING
14 LAYOUT AND SECTION OF WATER SUPPLY
AND DRAINAGE CONNECTIONS TO A BUILDING
15 LAYOUT OF WATER SUPPLY IN SINGLE
STOREY BUILDING
16 LAYOUT OF DRAINAGE SYSTEM IN MULTI
STOREYED BUILDING
16 OVERHEAD TANK
17 SEPTIC TANK FOR 10 USERS
18 SEPTIC TANK FOR 50 USERS
19 DISPERSION TRENCH
20 DROP MANHOLE
21 TYPICAL LAYOUT OF WATER TREATMENT
WORKS
22 LAYOUT OF SEWAGE TREATMENT PLANT

Principles Of Structural Design 2nd Edition

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– Steel Seismic Design Manual
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– Seismic Design Pdf
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– Seismic Design Using Structural Dynamics Pdf
– Seismic Design Methods
– Seismic Design Of Nonstructural Components Example
– Seismic Design Of Non Building Structures
– Seismic Design Of Structural Steel Pipe Racks
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– Seismic Design Procedure
– Earthquake Resistant Design Of Steel Structures
– U.S. Seismic Design Maps
– Structural Seismic Design
– Vertical Seismic Force
– Vertical Seismic Load
– Design Seismic Base Shear Formula
– Building Seismic Design Category
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