Category : Construction Project

Construction Projects involves project manager, estimation, planning, scheduling, controlling, and management.

Steps in Preparing Site for Construction Projects -Soil Report, Excavation etc.

Steps in preparation of site for construction works involves geotechnical report, site clearing, excavation, grading and compaction. Steps for construction site preparation are discussed. Preparing Site for Construction Projects To construct excellent project, the condition of the project site including subsurface and ...

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 ...

Delays in Construction Projects, Its Types, Effects and Management

A construction project is basically a temporary endeavor with specified time & cost, initiated to create a unique product, service or result, tend to be limited edition. The project-team comes together to create that unique development on a particular site under ...

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 ...

PLANNING, SCHEDULING IN CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

Planning, scheduling is an important part of the construction management. Planning and scheduling of construction activities helps engineers to complete the project in time and within the budget. The term ‘Construction’ does not only denotes physical activities involving men, ...