Management for the New Zealand Construction Industry (2e) : 9781442509948

Management for the New Zealand Construction Industry (2e)

 
Edition
 
2
ISBN
 
9781442509948
ISBN 10
 
1442509945
Published
 
28/02/2010
Published by
 
Pearson New Zealand
Pages
 
360
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$99.99
 
 
 
Description

The second edition of Management for the New Zealand Construction Industry provides a systematic and comprehensive overview of the basics of management for students in construction and construction-related disciplines. The text is intended as a reference for students studying degrees, diplomas and certifi cates in construction management, quantity surveying, civil engineering, property, planning and architecture. The text will be a useful reference source for people working in management in the New Zealand construction industry such as engineers, quantity surveyors, project managers and architects.

The book discusses the project, legal and business challenges that managers face in their working environments with a focus on the way the New Zealand construction industry operates – in terms of general management principles and their practical application.

Features of this edition of the text include:

  • New Zealand sources and examples
  • Review questions to confi rm and consolidate reader understanding
  • Learning outcomes at the beginning of each chapter to provide clear guidance as to the focus and key instructions of each chapter
  • Overview of New Zealand statutes that affect the operation of the construction industry
  • Examples of the many organisations that service the construction sector
  • Extensive bibliography and useful websites