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Author Greenhalgh, Brian.

Title Introduction to building procurement / Brian Greenhalgh and Graham Squires
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Spon Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (x, 262 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Introduction and nature of the construction industry -- 2. Clients of the construction industry -- 3. Historical development of building procurement systems -- 4. Roles carried out in a constuction project -- 5. Tendering and payment -- 6. Seperated procuerment systems -- 7. Project-specific procurement: overlapping roles -- 8. Project-specific procurement: integrated roles -- 9. Long-term relationships: partnering -- 10. Long-term relationships: framework agreements -- 11. Public-sector projects -- 12. The selection of building procurement systems -- 13. Future trends
Summary This book is designed to familiarize the novice with the principles and methods of building procurement, starting at the most basic level
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Building materials -- Purchasing.
Building -- Estimates.
Construction industry.
Building materials industry.
Form Electronic book
Author Squires, Graham.
ISBN 9780203885062 electronic bk
0203885066 electronic bk