Effective Project Management Techniques

National Committee on Engineering Management of ASCE

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-058-2 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-058-1 (ISBN-10), 1973, Soft Cover, Pg. 77

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book


Proceedings of the seminar held in San Francisco, California, April 14, 1973. Sponsored by the National Committee on Engineering Management of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Effective Project Management Techniques contains several papers covering a broad range of relevant issues in management in civil engineering. Topics include management defined, characteristics, and human behavior; managerial functions, responsibilities, and the team approach; business development and the selection process; contractual pitfalls; schedule risk analysis; quality assurance; client relations; and financial considerations of effective project management techniques. These proceedings will be of interest to practicing engineers looking to effectively manage a project.

Subject Headings: Project management | Financial management | Human factors | Risk management | Training | Team building | Scheduling | Quality control


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