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CC2012: Creative Construction Conference

30 Jun – 2 Jul 2012, Budapest, Hungary Contact: Mikos Hajdu, hajdu.miklos@ybl.szie.hu http://www.cc2012.org

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2013 Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) Conference

3-5 April 2013, Pennsylvania, USA Contact: Prof Chimay Anumba, AEI-2013@engr.psu.edu http://www.engr.psu.edu/ae/AEI2013

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Amplified aims and scope of CM&E

We are keen to elicit more papers from countries where we feel under-represented.  It may be that the journal’s aims and scope are so brief that they convey little to academic authors outside Europe.  Some journals have very comprehensive aims … Continue reading

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Collins, R J, (Ed.) (2011) Project management. New York: Nova Science Publishers

Project management (Construction Materials and Engineering) Edited by Robert J. Collins, Nova Science Publishers, New York, 2011. ISBN 9781617614606, US$116.10 (hb) Publisher’s description: Project management is the discipline of planning, organizing and managing resources to bring about the successful completion … Continue reading

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Rezgui, Y and Miles, J (2011) Harvesting and managing knowledge in construction. London: Spon Press

Harvesting and managing knowledge in construction. By Yacine Rezgui and John Miles, Spon Press, London, 2011. 232pp, ISBN 978-0-415-54596-9, 29 (pb) A successful construction business is a knowledge business. And knowledge must be managed effectively to be used efficiently, especially … Continue reading

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McCabe, S (2010) Corporate strategy in construction: understanding today’s theory and practice. London: Wiley-Blackwell

Corporate strategy in construction: understanding today’s theory and practice. By Steven McCabe, Wiley-Blackwell, London, 2010. 336pp, ISBN 978-1-4051-5912-8, £44.99 (hb) This book draws together the main elements of strategic management theory and considers their relevance to contemporary practice in construction. … Continue reading

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