Integrated Spreadsheets
A company cannot survive without cash for any length of time. Thanks to number-crunching personal computers and software, forecasting cash flow is greatly simplified. These new management...

Hydropower's Role in a Competitive Electricity Supply Market

Environmental Issues in the Global Hydroelectric Market

Alternative Methods to Relicensing Hydroelectric Projects in a Changing Market

Federal Regulation of Hydropower: What Changes are Necessary to Allow Hydropower to Compete in the New Competitive Power Market?

Tracking Seismic Hazards
Union Station in downtown Portland, Ore. is a historic landmark but also a seismic risk. Engineers were charged with making a priority list of hazards so that the owners could prioritize...

Strategic Positioning for Improved Profitability for Engineering and Construction Organizations

Boston's Central Artery/Tunnel Project: Challenging Problems, Innovative Solutions
Boston's Central Artery/Tunnel (CA/T) Project is the largest, most complex highway project ever undertaken in the United States. Conceived a quarter centrury ago, the project...

Restructuring a Korean Construction Company from Learning Organization Perspectives

Business Operations in the Middle East

Automating Field Data Collection in Construction Organizations

Quality--A Capital Idea! One Organization's Journey to Excellence

Consistent Quality Thru Business Process Alignment

Will the Real ISO 14001 Please Stand Up
The importance of ISO 14001 as a management tool, market entry credential, or public and regulatory relations vehicle is different depending on your company, industry, regulatory jurisdiction...

Design/Build Meets Hazardous Waste
For all types of design/build projects, a close cooperative relationship is required among the various stakeholders involved in the project. For hazardous waste cleanup design/build projects,...

Rerouting Boston's Utilities
During construction of the Central Artery/Tunnel project in downtown Boston, engineers had to move utility lines over and under both new and existing infrastructure and maintain utility...

Historic Downtown Dilemma (Available only in Structural Engineering special issue)
Many older commercial masonry buildings built of locally quarried stone or fired brick in downtown areas suffer from roof leaks. Because a studwall cavity often is located between the...

Accelerating Environmental Technology Implementation
A Survey of Present Practices and New Directions
This survey presents findings from the Environment Technology Evaluation Center, which will assist EvTECH in meeting its mission to expedite the introduction of environmental technology...

Step 6: Conduct Effective Marketing
This chapter discusses the importance of marketing for work in international markets as well as what elements an international marketing plan should contain....

Step 7: Understand Other Cultures
This chapter discusses the importance of understanding the culture of the foreign market you work with....

 

 

 

 

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