The training and development of field managers in engineering construction

a report prepared for the Sites Steering Committee of the National Economic Development Office
  • 125 Pages
  • 3.90 MB
  • English
National Economic Development Office , London
Construction industry -- Management -- Study and teaching -- Great Bri


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Statementby Lockyer Whitehead and Partners Limited.
ContributionsNational Economic Development Office. Sites Steering Committee.
LC ClassificationsTH438 .L53 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 125 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5120623M
ISBN 100901738867
LC Control Number74193959

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Applicable experience. The best project managers have had direct experience in the field. The book covers the full range of project management for engineering projects from initiation, early estimating, budgeting, work breakdown, scheduling, construction, risk management, and close out.

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A project manager is responsible for the planning, oversight, and completion of a project, overseeing workers, the schedule, and the overall budget. They work on engineering projects, as well as software, IT, construction, and a wide variety of other large-scale projects. This is a vital role for any project.

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Determining the need for training and talent development. Hiring contractors and building teams. Ensuring products have support of upper management.

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