Value Management in Design and Construction
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.
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Value Management in Design and Construction: The Economic Management of Projects
John Kelly,Steven Male
No preview available - 1993
40 hour alternative American value engineering approach architect audit Bank base rate brainstorming brief budget building cavity wall chapter client organization client value system components construction culture construction project context cost consultant cost management cost reduction creativity defined estimated example exercise existing design team FAST diagram fee bid formal functional analysis group dynamics groupthink heat heat pump ideas identified implementation input insulation invested involved issues job plan Lprint maintenance major manufacturing Navy negotiation North American value objectives operating options organizational orientation person’s phase practice present value prime function problem solving procedures programme project concept project management proposed provides quantity surveyor roles savings secondary functions Simple Payback sketch design sketch drawings skills stage strategic management strategy structure suggestions Synectics systems thinking task team members technical solution types undertaken value chain value engineering study value engineering team value management team VETC VMTC