S. Keoki Sears, Glenn A. Sears, Richard H. Clough, Jerald L. Rounds, Robert O. Segner
Wiley; 6th edition
Construction Project Management; 6th edition; (PDF) is a thoroughly updated edition of the classic guide to project management of construction projects.
For more than 30 years; Construction Project Management 6e has been considered the preeminent guide to all aspects of the construction project management process; including the Critical Path Method (CPM) of project scheduling; and much more. Now in its 6th Edition; it continues to provide a solid foundation of the fundamentals and principles of project management; with a particular emphasis on project planning; demonstrated through an example project; along with new pedagogical elements such as end-of-chapter problems and questions and a full suite of instructor’s resources.
Also new to this edition is information on the Earned Value Analysis (EVA) system and introductory coverage of Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Lean Construction in the context of project scheduling. Readers will also benefit from building construction examples; which illustrate each of the principles of project management. This information; combined with the case studies provided in the appendix; gives readers access to hands-on project management experience in the context of real-world project management problems.
- Includes end-of-chapter problems and questions
- Details BIM in scheduling procedures; Lean Construction; and EVA.
- Features 2 integrated example projects — one commercial and one civil — fully developed through the textbook
- Provides teaching resources; including PowerPoint slides; interactive diagrams; and an Instructor’s Manual with solutions for the end-of-chapter questions (sold separately)
Construction Management and Civil Engineering professionals and students alike will find everything they need; to understand and to master construction project management in this classic guide. Completely revised and up-to-date; Construction Project Management; 6th Edition; PDF is an accessible textbook for students and an indispensable on-the-job reference for civil engineers; architects; builders; and other construction professionals.