Value Management in Design and Construction

Value Management in Design and Construction

by John Kelly, Steven Male
     
 

ISBN-10: 0419151206

ISBN-13: 9780419151203

Pub. Date: 01/19/1993

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book looks at the transfer and further development of value management procedures, as practised in North America, in a United Kingdom and Commonwealth construction industry context.

Overview

This book looks at the transfer and further development of value management procedures, as practised in North America, in a United Kingdom and Commonwealth construction industry context.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780419151203
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/19/1993
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.42(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction. Part 1: Development and principles of North Amercian value engineering. Introduction to value management. North American value engineering prinicples. Part 2: The practice of North American value engineering. North American value engineering practice. North American project case stidies. North American client implementation case studies. A case study of a North American value engineering consultancy practice: Smith, Hinchman and Grylls, Washington, 1986. Part 3: An analysis, critique and evaluation of North American value engineering. A critique of North American value engineering. Project economics and the client value system. Part 4: A proposal for a UK implementation of value management. Functional analysis. Life cycle costing. Group dynamics and team skills. A proposed UK methodology. key issues for practice. References. Index.

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