Managing Joint Ventures in Large Public Projects

by James L. Lammie, (M.ASCE), Project Dir.; Parsons Brinckerhoff/Tudor, P.O. Box 469, Atlanta, Ga. 30301,
D. P. Shah, (M.ASCE), Manager of Planning and Scheduling; Parsons Brinckerhoff/Tudor, P.O. Box 469, Atlanta, Ga. 30301,

Serial Information: Issues in Engineering: Journal of Professional Activities, 1981, Vol. 107, Issue 1, Pg. 25-39

Document Type: Journal Paper


The history and current organization of the joint venture—serving serving as the general engineering consultant to the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority—are are briefly reviewed. Design and construction management on this large project are summarized. Selected aspects of cost and schedule control, equal employment opportunity programs, and wrap-up insurance are also presented.

Subject Headings: Joint ventures | Project management | Consulting services | Engineering history | Urban areas | Rapid transit systems | Transportation management | Scheduling | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

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