Project Management: Getting It Right

Project Management: Getting It Right

Planning and Cost Manager’S Guide

1st Edition - August 9, 1999

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  • Author: A Reid
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9781855734203
  • eBook ISBN: 9781845698904

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The author brings to this book many years of essentially practical, real life experience in setting up and running very large offshore profjects. He outlines in detail the tools, techniques and processes necessary for understanding and effectively controlling the myriad factors which contribute to bringing any project, not only offshore, in at the budget figure. The book will be essential reading for any manager whether student or practising.


Systems engineers, Project managers, Industrial managers and Cost managers

Table of Contents

  • Project need; Feasibility study; Contract plan; Project definition; Project functions; Project programming and support information; Planning and cost manager’s responsibilities; Project planning and cost engineering relationships; Importance of materials management; Planning department objectives; Project control plan; Cost estimating and control; Planning co-ordination of contractors and subcontractors; Design contractor progress monitoring and measurement.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 176
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Woodhead Publishing 1999
  • Published: August 9, 1999
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9781855734203
  • eBook ISBN: 9781845698904

About the Author

A Reid

Affiliations and Expertise

Tripatra Engineers, Indonesia

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