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3 edition of Management Techniques Applied to the Construction Industry found in the catalog.

Management Techniques Applied to the Construction Industry

by R. Oxley

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Published by Sheridan House Inc .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9913225M
ISBN 100003832198
ISBN 109780003832198

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Introduction & Acknowledgements The purpose of this fact book is to present a basic economic overview of the contemporary construction industry and the people who work in it. implementation of quality management in construction projects in Malaysia. It is an exploratory study in nature aimed to ascertain perceptions and experiences of practitioners in the industry in the below: (1) Practices of quality management in construction projects from the perspective of Cited by: 6.

Mar 10,  · Perhaps this is why 53 percent of construction companies reported decreasing or halted productivity over the last five years, according to one survey. This is why resource management in the construction industry is more important now than ever. Time management of construction projects See also: Scheduling construction activities. Time management is the process of organising and implementing a strategy related to the time required for work activities on a project.


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