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Construction Planning & Scheduling, Second Edition

Construction Planning & Scheduling, Second Edition

By Jimmie W. Hinze

This second edition was written to provide guidance to the contractor in the effective use of modern project management techniques.

Price: $148.50
ISBN: 9780130928610
Product Code: 3502
Year: 2003
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 384
Publisher: AGC of America


Here is a practical guide to modern project planning and scheduling techniques. Covers resource allocation, earned value, productivity, litigation, linear scheduling, project monitoring, arrow diagrams and more. This straightforward text presents a comprehensive introduction to the techniques of construction scheduling as well as broad coverage on all major scheduling subjects.

Some of the key features include:

  • A detailed discussion of contract provisions and their relationship to construction scheduling
  • Presents a discussion of the effects of management decisions intended to benefit production on a construction schedule
  • Presents a treatise on short interval scheduling, also known as "look ahead" schedules, a subject vital to project success
  • Explains the concept of linear scheduling in easily understood and straightforward terms
  • Presents problems intended to be solved manually, but at the same time allows for the use of computer applications to solve these problems
  • Explains the concept of linear scheduling in easily understood and straightforward terms

If you're looking for a book that explains the different techniques of construction scheduling in a way that's easy to understand and follow you need a copy of Construction Planning & Scheduling!