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Project Management and Construction Engg books

Project Management and Construction Engg books

Practical Project Management: Tips, Tactics, and Tools Book by Harvey A. Levine

TABLE OF CONTENTS Acknowledgments. Preface. 1. Setting Up the Project Management Operation. 1.1 About Projects and Project Management. 1.2 Organizing for Project Management. 1.3 Does Your Company Need a CPO? 1.4 Implementing a Computer-based Project Management Capability. 2. Getting Started. 2.1 Project Initiation Techniques. 2.2 Do You Weebis? Clarifying WBS, OBS, and RBS. 2.3 Project …

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CPM scheduling for construction : best practices and guidelines Christopher Carson, Peter Oakander

The present edition, an SEI collaboration with the PMI Scheduling Community of Practice, provides readers with a reference guide that is like having an experienced scheduling professional at hand.The book itself is laid out in a way that follows the phases of building a project schedule: from project planning to project definition and schedule design, …

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[2019] Offshore Structures: Design, Construction and Maintenance Mohamed A. El-Reedy

Description With most of the easy gas and oil reserves discovered and prices rebounding, companies are now drilling far offshore in extreme weather condition environments. As deepwater wells are drilled to greater depths, engineers and designers are confronted with new problems such as water depth, weather conditions, ocean currents, equipment reliability, and well accessibility. Offshore Structure …

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[9th Ed] Reliability, Maintainability and Risk. Practical Methods for Engineers David J. Smith

Reliability, Maintainability and Risk: Practical Methods for Engineers, Ninth Edition, has taught reliability and safety engineers techniques to minimize process design, operation defects, and failures for 35 years. For beginners, the book provides tactics on how to avoid pitfalls in this complex and wide field. For experts in the field, well-described, realistic, and illustrative examples …

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Engineering Economic Analysis [14th Edition] by Don Newnan, Ted Eschenbach, Jerome Lavelle, Neal Lewis

Our goal has been, and still is, to provide an easy-to-understand and up-todatepresentation of engineering economic analysis for today’s students. Thatmeans the book’s writing style must promote the reader’s understanding. Wehumbly note that our approach has been well received by engineeringprofessors—and more importantly, by engineering students through multipleeditions.Hallmarks of this BookSince it was first published, …

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Oracle Primavera Contract Management, Business Intelligence Publisher Edition v14

For years there has been a call to have a third-party book available for Oracle Primavera Contract Management (PCM). There are many “how-to” books written for Primavera P3-P6, why not for PCM? The problem with writing a “how-to” book for PCM is that the application can be configured in many different ways to accommodate the …

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Construction Scheduling With Primavera P6 Jongpil Nam [2016]

Project scheduling is one of the vital factors that contributes to a project’ssuccess or failure. A project schedule provides a pathway towards thecompletion of a project as scheduled, and continuous feedback on how theproject is progressing. However, schedule controllers are often frustratedwhen their schedules are impeded by unexpected events, or at colleagues’failure to comprehend their …

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Construction Planning, Equipment, and Methods Book by R. Peurifoy [9th Edition]

PreFace Technologies used across all phases of the constructed project life cyclecontinue to evolve at an ever increasing rate. Existing and emergingtechnologies can assist with overall project planning, design, construction,and maintenance activities by providing efficient data retrieval andinformation in visual formats. Construction equipment telematics nowprovide operators and managers with real-time equipment positioning,pressure sensing, fuel rate …

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ENGINEERING ECONOMY Leland Blank , P. E. Texas & Anthony Tarquin

This edition includes the time-tested approach and topics of previous editions and introduces signifi – cantly new print and electronic features useful to learning about and successfully applying the exciting fi eld of engineering economics. Money makes a huge difference in the life of a corporation, an individual, and a government. Learning to understand, analyze, …

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Foundations of risk analysis Book by T. Aven

Foundations of Risk Analysis presents the issues core torisk analysis – understanding what risk means, expressingrisk, building risk models, addressing uncertainty, andapplying probability models to real problems. The author providesthe readers with the knowledge and basic thinking they require tosuccessfully manage risk and uncertainty to support decisionmaking. This updated edition reflects recent developments onrisk and …

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Failure Analysis Case Studies II Book by David R. H. Jones

The first book of Failure Analysis Case Studies selected from volumes 1, 2 and 3 of the journal Engineering Failure Analysis was published by Elsevier Science in September 1998. The book has proved to be a sought-after and widely used source of reference material to help people avoid or analyse engineering failures, design and manufacture …

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Root Cause Failure Analysis Book by R. Mobley

Root Cause Failure Analysis provides the concepts needed to effectively perform industrial troubleshooting investigations. It describes the methodology to perform Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA), one of the hottest topics currently in maintenance engineering. It also includes detailed equipment design and troubleshooting guidelines, which are needed to perform RCFA on machinery found in most production …

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Reliability, Maintainability and Risk by David Smith

For over 30 years, Reliability, Maintainability and Risk has been recognised as a leading text for reliability and maintenance professionals. Now in its seventh edition, the book has been updated to remain the first choice for professional engineers and students. The seventh edition incorporates new material on important topics including software failure, the latest safety …

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Building construction illustrated Book by Frank Ching

The first European edition of Francis DK Ching’s classicvisual guide to the basics of building construction. For nearly four decades, the US publication BuildingConstruction Illustrated has offered an outstanding introduction tothe principles of building construction. This new European editionfocuses on the construction methods most commonly used in Europe,referring largely to UK Building Regulations overlaid with …

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Construction of Offshore Structures Book by Ben Gerwick

For two decades, Ben Gerwick’s ability to capture the current state of practice and present it in a straightforward, easily digestible manner has made Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures the reference of choice for modern civil and maritime construction engineers. The third edition of this perennial bestseller continues to be the most modern and …

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Recommendations of the Committee for Waterfront Structures Harbours and Waterways EAU 2004

Following on from the previous joint publications, this new edition of EAU 1996 contains the safety concept with partial safety factors in accordance with the Eurocodes or the European prestandards as well as with the corresponding German standards and prestandards, while taking into account the National Application Document (NAD). This revised version follows the goal …

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Floating Structures: A Guide for the Design and Analysis by Ltd Oilfield (Volume Two)

Floating Structures: a guide for design and analysis (Volume Two) Edited by N.D.P. Baritrop Reference text for the design and analysis of floating structures, intended for engineers, supervisors and academics working for the offshore industry. The text includes a number of working examples, from a defined environmental condition through to strength and fatigue checking of …

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Construction planning, equipment and methods Book by R. Peurifoy [7th Edition]

The Seventh Edition of Construction Planning, Equipment, and Methods, follows in the footsteps of the previous editions by providing the reader with the fundamentals of machine utilization and production estimating in a logical, simple, and concise format. Our text features expanded coverage of building in today’s global environment. Hundreds of photos and illustrations have been …

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Avoiding Claims in Building Design: Risk Management in Practice Book by Malcolm Taylor

The chance of being claimed against is now a major risk factor for every building designer, engineer, quantity surveyor and project manager. Apart from the cases that go to court, many other claims are settled before they reach that stage. The cost of insurance to meet claims is now a substantial component of every practice’s …

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