Category : Construction Management

Construction management include a project manager, planning, estimation, scheduling, tendering, contracts, equipments etc.

Construction Management Software – Comparisons, Features and Benefits

Construction management software helps to manage and execute construction project activities easily and effectively. Comparisons, features and benefits of these software are discussed. From the last 10-15 years’ technology has grown to become a necessary part of our lives. New innovations, ...

Strategic Construction Project Planning and Programming Criteria

Strategic construction project planning and programming all the activities carried out helps to shape the programming of its capital projects. This planning is mainly dependent on the demand that is obtained from the market and the constraints in the resources. The ...

Professional Construction Management and its Benefits for Construction Projects

A professional construction management team consists of professionally efficient construction managers and individuals. These professional construction management team carry out the planning, designing and construction of projects in an integrated manner. Conflicts due to any disagreeing between the team members is ...

Lump Sum Construction Contract – Its Advantages and Disadvantages

In lump sum construction contract contractor bids a single fixed price for all activities in the project scope. This method is particularly used for large construction projects and is a conventional but most popular types of construction contract. The contractor bears ...

PERT in Construction Management – Advantages and Disadvantages

Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT) is a project network analysis technique used to plan and control large construction projects. PERT focuses on the relationship between the time each activity takes, the costs for each activity and the resulting time and ...

Types of Construction Contracts and Their Comparison

There are different types of construction contracts and their comparison is presented in this article. A construction contract is an agreement between two or more parties to execute the construction works as per certain terms and conditions. A construction contracts contains ...

ESTIMATE BID PRICE-TENDER COST OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

The Estimation of bid price or tender cost of a construction project is calculated as the sum of the total cost of construction and mark-up price. Total cost of construction project consists of direct cost and indirect costs for the ...