More Details about Global Engineering And Construction

General Information  
Author(s)Yates
PublisherJohn Wiley And Sons
ISBN9780471743828
Pages400
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearNovember 2006

Description

The essential manual for managing global engineering and construction projects and working with multinational project teams The first book written for operations-level engineers, constructors, and students, Global Engineering and Construction is an essential manual for navigating the confusing world of engineering and construction in the global arena and for working on multinational teams. From project management to finance, global construction to alliances, international standards to competitiveness, this book contains country- and region-specific information on cultural issues, legal systems, bid estimates, scheduling, business practices, productivity improvement, and tips for successfully working on and managing global projects. This book also provides a useful glossary and numerous case studies illustrating practices in the real world.