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Category : Construction Management

Construction management include a project manager, planning, estimation, scheduling, tendering, contracts, evaluation, time management, monitoring, costing, construction processes, construction equipments, duration. The role of the project manager is important in construction management.

CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS MANAGEMENT

Construction Materials management can be defined as "the function responsible for the coordination of planning, sourcing, purchasing, moving, storing and controlling materials in an optimum manner so as a pre-decided service can be provided at a minimum cost". By another ...

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ROLES OF A PROJECT MANAGER

The roles and responsibility of project manager to make sure that the customer is satisfied and the work scope is completed in a quality manner, using budget, and on time. The Project Manager has primary responsibility for providing leadership in ...

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QUALITY ASSURANCE OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

Quality assurance of construction materials is the responsibility of the purchase department to assure the quality of purchased materials in consultation with production and engineering department. Proper specifications have to be decided and finally conveyed as part of purchase orders. ...

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RECORDS TO BE MAINTAINED AT CONSTRUCTION SITE

Records to be maintained at construction sites play important role in construction activities. It is a document required to prove any construction activity has taken place at site during billing or any other claims. These records have all the data of ...

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TENDERING METHODS IN CONSTRUCTION

There are three types of tendering methods in construction – by open tendering, selective tendering, or by negotiation. Tendering methods are selected based on requirements of construction contracts. Open Tendering Methods in Construction: Under open tendering the employer advertises his proposed project, and ...

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ANALYSIS OF RATES FOR BUILDING WORKS

Analysis of rates for building works is the process of separation of works into components/elements (Viz. Labour, materials, machinery,transport, overheads and profit) of work and pricing them. Analysis of rates is required for:Insertion in a tender (i.e.) as a lump sum, ...

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CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT DEGREE

Construction management degree can be obtained from universities online, or distance education and as a full-time course. But what are your objectives for a construction management degree? Why do you want to pursue a degree in construction management? These questions ...

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FACTORS AFFECTING CONSTRUCTION COST ESTIMATE

Preparation of a construction cost estimate for any project is a very complex process. Process of construction cost estimation contains many variable factors. Every variable has to be correctly estimated based on proper study, past experience and research to calculate ...

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PREPARING CONTRACT (TENDER) DOCUMENTS

A contract or tender document in construction industry is an agreement between two parties which they intend to be legally binding with respect to the obligations of each party to the other and their liabilities. The contract thus binds the ...

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FORECASTING CONSTRUCTION DURATION

Forecasting construction duration in a project can be achieved by many means and depends on the stage of construction planning. Forecasting construction duration informs the project owner to allow the contractor to complete the work within ...

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