Planning and Analysis of Construction Operations / Edition 1

Planning and Analysis of Construction Operations / Edition 1

by Daniel W. Halpin, Leland S. Riggs
     
 

ISBN-10: 047155510X

ISBN-13: 9780471555100

Pub. Date: 03/17/1992

Publisher: Wiley

Focuses on the use of simulation techniques to model and evaluate repetitive construction operations. Based on the CYCLONE and MICROCYCLONE software developed by the authors and used at 38 universities nationwide, it uses a variety of examples from all areas of construction to demonstrate the application of simulation to analyze construction operations.  See more details below

Overview

Focuses on the use of simulation techniques to model and evaluate repetitive construction operations. Based on the CYCLONE and MICROCYCLONE software developed by the authors and used at 38 universities nationwide, it uses a variety of examples from all areas of construction to demonstrate the application of simulation to analyze construction operations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471555100
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/17/1992
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.74(h) x 1.04(d)

Table of Contents

Construction Processes.

Line-of-Balance Models.

Queueing Systems.

Method Productivity Delay Method.

Process Modeling Concepts.

Building Process Models.

System Definition.

Extended Modeling Concepts.

Modeling Work Task Durations.

Simulation.

Typical Repetitive Processes.

Building Construction Models.

Heavy Construction Models.

Sensitivity Analysis.

Noncyclic Networks.

Appendices.

Problems.

Bibliography.

Index.

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