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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