014601 – Project 1 – Construction Management

Lecture Topics:

The project is a guided assignment which the student carries out to solve a real life problem in the field of construction management.

There are three project options:

a. Construction planning of a building project, which includes a selection of the construction method and equipment on the basic of the analysis of alternatives, and preparation of site layout, of schedule and budget for construction.

b. Development of a construction venture, which includes market study, development of investment alternatives, preparation of cash flow for each of them, selection of the most attractive one and a sensitivity analysis.

c. Application of automation to a construction task, which includes the selection of the task, application planning, development of software or hardware and a feasibility analysis.

Contact Hours per Week:

Recitation: 2 hours