Fundamentals of Construction Management
by Abimbola Windapo
Publisher: Bookboon 2013
Number of pages: 182
Topics covered in the book include an introduction to construction management studies; theories applicable to construction management; the construction enterprise and its environment; the construction project and its environment; and construction management processes and practices applicable to small projects.
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