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Author Thomas, H. Randolph, 1945-

Title Construction Site Management and Labor Productivity Improvement : How to Improve the Bottom Line and Shorten the Project Schedule
Published Reston : American Society of Civil Engineers, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (312 pages)
Series ASCE Press Ser
ASCE Press Ser
Contents Part 1: Introduction; Chapter 1: Introduction; Chapter 2: Weight of Expert Opinion; Part 2: Planning; Chapter 3: Fundamental Principles of Planning; Chapter 4: Site Layout; Part 3: Management Factors that Lead to Improved Productivity; Chapter 5: Fundamental Principles of Weather Mitigation; Chapter 6: Fundamental Principles of Site Material Management; Chapter 7: Fundamental Principles of Workforce Management; Chapter 8: Fundamental Principles of Activity Sequencing; Chapter 9: Fundamental Principles of Trade Sequencing; Chapter 10: Fundamental Principles for Avoiding Congestion; Chapter 11: Best Practices for Subcontractor Management; Part 4: Special Topics; Chapter 12: Fundamental Principles for Managing Schedule Acceleration; Chapter 13: Best Practices for Environmental Compliance; Chapter 14: Productivity Evaluation; Glossary; Index
Summary Thomas and Ellis provide detailed, straightforward management practices to improve construction site activity and reduce losses in labor productivity from the most common site challenges
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Construction projects -- Management
Project management
Building -- Superintendence
Building -- Superintendence.
Project management.
Form Electronic book
Author Ellis, Ralph D. (Civil engineer)
ISBN 9780784480328
9781523116799 (electronic bk.)
152311679X (electronic bk.)