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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  • 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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  • 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 : Sam Kubba
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 09 May 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

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  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 09 May 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 *

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  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 21 March 2003
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  • 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

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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 30 November 2015
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  • Author : Project Management Institute
  • Publisher : Project Management Institute
  • Release : 05 August 2019
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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 –

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 March 2017
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The concept of sustainability has grown in recognition and importance. The pressure on companies to broaden their reporting and accountability from economic performance for shareholders, to sustainability performance for all stakeholders is leading to a change of mindset in consumer behaviour and corporate policies. How can we develop prosperity without compromising the life and needs of future generations? Sustainability in Project Management explores and identifies the questions surrounding the integration of the concepts of sustainability in projects and project management

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 27 March 2017
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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 25 April 2009
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Delays in construction projects are frequently expensive, since there is usually a construction loan involved which charges interest, management staff dedicated to the project whose costs are time dependent, and ongoing inflation in wage and material prices. Many techniques are used to analyze delays. Some of these methods have inherent weaknesses and should be avoided. This book points out the shortcomings of these faulty methods and explains how a delay analysis should be performed. It then describes specifically how the

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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 24 September 2009
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