The Role of the Resident Engineer

by Robert Del Re, (F.ASCE), Construction Services Mgr.; Camp Dresser & McKee, Inc., 2280 U.S. 19 North, Suite 202, Clearwater, Fla. 33575,
Harold V. McKittrick, (M.ASCE), Pres.; McKittrick & Assocs., Inc., Box 441, Oakton, VA 22125,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-477-1 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-477-3 (ISBN-10), 1985, Soft Cover, Pg. 103

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Conference information: Specialty Conference | Tampa, Florida, United States | April 15-17, 1985

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


These proceedings include the papers presented at the specialty conference on resident engineers. The papers address different perceptions of the definition, qualifications, duties, responsibilities, authority and liability of this important project professional. Aspects of resident engineering include contract administration, project organization, cost control, and quality assurance. Ethics communications, and the resident engineer as a member of the construction team are also reviewed. The role of the resident engineer is discussed for projects in both the public and private sectors.

Subject Headings: Project management | Terminology and definition | Liability | Contracts and subcontracts | Organizations | Construction costs | Quality control | Ethics


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