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He teaches both graduate and undergraduate courses in the areas of construction equipment management, construction practices, construction contract procurement, construction firm management, and international construction project. Jun 21, 2016 equipment improves quality, productivity and safety. A human resources management primer for supervisors, by the foundation for electrical. The choice of construction equipment for a job site is a key factor to be considered for timely completion of the project within the stipulated budget. A valuable reference for those in civil construction technology, this practical and informative guide provides critical knowledge of construction equipment, its use, and management considerations. Schaufelberger is the author of construction equipment management, published in 1999 by prenticehall, and construction business management, published in 2009 by prenticehall. Construction and geotechnical methods in foundations engineering liska. Pdf downtime model development for construction equipment. This resource provides an overview of construction management at what might be. Scope of work models for home builders, published in 1997 by the home builder press, management of construction projects. It provides clear, concise explanations of concepts, supported by detailed example problems and realistic exercises, and requires only limited. Schaufelberger, 07162677, 97807162673, prentice hall ptr, 1998.
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