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Author Kirkham, Richard J.

Title Ferry and Brandon's cost planning of buildings / Richard Kirkham ; with contributions from Brian Greenhalgh and Anthony Waterman
Edition Eighth edition
Published Oxford, UK ; Malden, MA : Blackwell, [2007]


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 WATERFT ART&ARCH  692.5 Fer/Cpo 2007  DUE 18-04-19
Description xxiv, 403 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. The discipline of cost planning -- Ch. 2. Research and development in cost planning practice -- Ch. 3. The three stages of cost planning -- Phase 1 : cost planning at the briefing stage -- Ch. 4. Developers' motivations and needs -- Ch. 5. Client identification and the briefing process -- Ch. 6. The economics of cost planning -- Ch. 7. Whole life-cycle costing and design sustainability -- Ch. 8. Procurement and the relationship with project costs -- Phase 2 : cost planning at the design stage -- Ch. 9. The design process and the project life-cycle -- Ch. 10. Standard methods of cost modelling -- Ch. 11. Cost and performance data -- Ch. 12. Construction cost indices -- Ch. 13. Cost planning the brief -- Ch. 14. Cost planning at the scheme design stage -- Phase 3 : cost planning and control at production and operation -- Ch. 15. Planning and managing project resources and costs -- Ch. 16. Resource-based cost models
Ch. 17. Cost control (1) : final design and production drawing stage -- Ch. 18. Cost control (2) : real time -- Ch. 19. Cost planning of renovation and maintenance work -- App. A. BCIS elemental cost analysis -- App. B. Discount rate tables
Summary This edition mirrors the revival of interest in quantity surveying skills. It is rewritten and restyled to be more user-friendly for today's students
Notes Rev. ed. of: Cost planning of buildings / Douglas J. Ferry, Peter S. Brandon, Jonathan D. Ferry. 7th ed. 1999
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Donated by Mr John Carthew for the Library Bookplate appeal 2008 Mr John Carthew
Subject Building -- Estimates.
Building -- Cost control.
Author Brandon, P. S. (Peter S.)
Ferry, Douglas J. (Douglas John). Cost planning of buildings
LC no. 2007000571
ISBN 9781405130707 paperback alkaline paper
1405130709 paperback alkaline paper
Other Titles Cost planning of buildings