Construction Project Administration, Tenth Edition, shows readers how a successful construction project is managed and administered from design through construction to closeout. From start to finish, the topics pertinent to each stage of a project are introduced and discussed as they occur throughout the life of the project. Readers learn how to unite the key stakeholders (contractors, architects, engineers, etc.) and provide them with a workable system for operating as an effective construction team. Reflecting the latest technology, laws, and regulations, the text addresses concepts using simple, straightforward language and numerous real-world examples.
1. The Project Delivery System 2. Responsibility and Authority 3. Resident Project Representative Office Responsibilities 4. Documentation: Records and Reports 5. Electronic Project Administration 6. Specifications and Drawings 7. Using the Specifications in Contract Administration 8. Construction Laws and Labor Relations 9. Construction Safety 10. Meetings and Negotiations 11. Risk Allocation and Liability Sharing 12. Preconstruction Operations 13. Planning for Construction 14. CMP Scheduling for Construction 15. Construction Operations 16. Value Engineering 17. Measurement and Payment 18. Construction Materials and Workmanship 19. Changes and Extra Work 20. Claims and Disputes 21. Project Closeout