Green Construction Project Management and Cost Oversight

In today's commercial construction industry, the demand for sustainable construction methods and green building techniques are growing at a rapid pace. A practical user friendly reference, Green Construction Project Management and Cost Oversight, Second Edition, provides project and cost management tools to ensure cost savings for every phase of the green construction project. This second edition directly targets the needs of construction professionals who are not only interested in green construction practices but also in budget planning and oversight. Expanded to include vital information for green building compliance standards and certification, Green Construction Management and Cost Oversight, Second Edition links project management tools with the cost management methods needed to construct high-performance, innovative green buildings. Based on over 30 years of experience, this reference identifies the common obstacles encountered during green construction projects and offers solutions to overcome those barriers. Provides options to minimize green construction cost and optimize efficient green construction management processes Expanded to include the latest in green building compliance standards and certification tools and techniques Provides techniques for balancing the short-term cost with the long term gains of green construction

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  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 1102 pages
  • ISBN : 9780128155677
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Green Construction Project Management and Cost Oversight

Green Construction Project Management and Cost Oversight
  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 15 November 2019
GET THIS BOOKGreen Construction Project Management and Cost Oversight

In today's commercial construction industry, the demand for sustainable construction methods and green building techniques are growing at a rapid pace. A practical user friendly reference, Green Construction Project Management and Cost Oversight, Second Edition, provides project and cost management tools to ensure cost savings for every phase of the green construction project. This second edition directly targets the needs of construction professionals who are not only interested in green construction practices but also in budget planning and oversight. Expanded

Green Construction Project Management and Cost Oversight

Green Construction Project Management and Cost Oversight
  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 20 May 2010
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Green Construction is a specialized and skilled profession, and the author has extensive experience in this field. With this in mind, the reference is designed to provide practical guidelines and essential insights in preparing competent and professional looking ?Project Analysis Reports? and ?Project Status Reports?. The book also provides numerous tips on how to phrase the language of reports in a manner that is articulate and clearly understood by Real Estate Lenders and investors, as well as being an indispensable

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Performance and Improvement of Green Construction Projects
  • Author : Hwang Bon-Gang
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 08 June 2018
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Performance and Improvement of Green Construction Projects: Management Strategies and Innovations expertly explains the specific characteristics and management approaches of green construction projects using in-depth examples that compare presented tactics to conventional construction projects. The book provides a holistic view on management strategies and innovations, focusing on the assessment and improvement of green construction projects and how to manage performance with respect to cost, scheduling, quality, safety, risk, productivity and leadership development. Addresses performance improvement and project management in green

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Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction
  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 15 October 2016
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Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes, Second Edition directly addresses the needs of building professionals interested in the evolving principles, strategies, and concepts of green/sustainable design. Written in an easy to understand style, the book is updated to reflect new standards to LEED. In addition, readers will find sections that cover the new standards to BREEAM that involve new construction Infrastructure, data centers, warehouses, and existing buildings. Provides vital information and penetrating insights

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  • Author : Thomas Russ
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 06 July 2009
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Essential site planning and design strategies, up-to-date with the latest sustainable development techniques Discover how to incorporate sound environmental considerations into traditional site design processes. Written by a licensed landscape architect with more than 20 years of professional experience, this authoritative guide combines established approaches to site planning with sustainable practices and increased environmental sensitivity. Fully revised and updated, Site Planning and Design Handbook, Second Edition discusses the latest standards and protocols-including LEED. The book features expanded coverage of green site

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  • Author : Transportation Research Board,National Research Council,National Academy of Engineering,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Board on Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment,Committee for Review of the Project Management Practices Employed on the Boston Central Artery/Tunnel (
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 21 March 2003
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Boston's Central Artery/Tunnel Project, a 7.8 mile system of bridges and underground highways and ramps, is the most expensive public works project ever undertaken in the United States. The original cost estimate of $2.6 billion has already been exceeded by $12 billion, and the project will not be completed until 2005, seven years late. The Massachusetts Turnpike Authority (MTA), the public steward of the project, requested that the National Research Council carry out an independent assessment of the project's management and contract administration

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Global Construction Success
  • Author : Charles O'Neil
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release : 04 March 2019
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A guide to effective corporate and project management in the construction industry with a focus on the role that people play in the process Global Construction Success explores the importance that human dynamics play in risk management of construction projects. Every time a project is structured, designed and built, personal behaviours and inputs can either lead to success or be the cause of failure. With contributions from noted experts on the topic, the book offers insight into stakeholders’ reactions in

Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction

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  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 24 February 2021
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Packed with conceptual sketches and photos, real world case studies and green construction details, Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction provides a wealth of practical guidelines and essential insights that will facilitate the design of green buildings. Written in an easy to understand style, the Handbook draws on over 35 years of personal experience across the world, offering vital information and penetrating insights into two major building rating systems such as LEED and BREEAM both used extensively in the United

Construction Delays

Construction Delays
  • Author : Theodore J. Trauner
  • Publisher : R S Means Company
  • Release : 24 February 1990
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-- Learn how construction delays are defined and categorized and why it matters. -- Walk through the delay analysis process. -- Discover what you can do to minimize or even eliminate many causes for delay actions that may now be costing you thousands of dollars every year.

Cost Modelling

Cost Modelling
  • Author : Ronald Martin Skitmore,Vernon Marston
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 24 February 1999
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Cost models underlie all the techniques used in construction cost and price forecasting, yet until relatively recently industry has been unfamiliar with their characteristics and properties. An understanding of the various types of cost model is vital to enable effective cost control and the development of future forecasting techniques. This volume brings together more than 20 seminal contributions to building cost modelling and introduces the major landmarks in progress and thinking in this field: * strategies and directions * explorations in cost modelling *

The Owner's Role in Project Risk Management

The Owner's Role in Project Risk Management
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Board on Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment,Committee for Oversight and Assessment of U.S. Department of Energy Project Management
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 25 March 2005
GET THIS BOOKThe Owner's Role in Project Risk Management

Effective risk management is essential for the success of large projects built and operated by the Department of Energy (DOE), particularly for the one-of-a-kind projects that characterize much of its mission. To enhance DOE’s risk management efforts, the department asked the NRC to prepare a summary of the most effective practices used by leading owner organizations. The study’s primary objective was to provide DOE project managers with a basic understanding of both the project owner’s risk management

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Accelerated Bridge Construction
  • Author : Mohiuddin Ali Khan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 12 August 2014
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The traveling public has no patience for prolonged, high cost construction projects. This puts highway construction contractors under intense pressure to minimize traffic disruptions and construction cost. Actively promoted by the Federal Highway Administration, there are hundreds of accelerated bridge construction (ABC) construction programs in the United States, Europe and Japan. Accelerated Bridge Construction: Best Practices and Techniques provides a wide range of construction techniques, processes and technologies designed to maximize bridge construction or reconstruction operations while minimizing project delays

LEED v4 Practices, Certification, and Accreditation Handbook

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  • Author : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 30 November 2015
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LEED v4 Practices, Certification, and Accreditation Handbook, Second Edition, provides users with a practical user-friendly roadmap that presents the guidelines for selecting the LEED v4 rating system to better fit a particular project (e.g. LEED for Building Design and Construction, LEED for Operations and Maintenance, LEED for Interior Design and Construction, LEED for Building Design and Construction, or LEED for Neighborhood Development). In addition, this comprehensive handbook carefully explains the modifications in the credentialing process, including the new 3-Tier

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A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK(R) Guide-Sixth Edition / Agile Practice Guide Bundle (HINDI)
  • Author : Project Management Institute
  • Publisher : Project Management Institute
  • Release : 05 August 2019
GET THIS BOOKA Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK(R) Guide-Sixth Edition / Agile Practice Guide Bundle (HINDI)

To support the broadening spectrum of project delivery approaches, PMI is offering A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Sixth Edition as a bundle with its latest, the Agile Practice Guide. The PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition now contains detailed information about agile; while the Agile Practice Guide, created in partnership with Agile Alliance®, serves as a bridge to connect waterfall and agile. Together they are a powerful tool for project managers. The PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition –