Accession Number : ADA134221

Title :   Glossary of Terminology in Organization and Management of Construction,

Corporate Author : CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (ARMY) CHAMPAIGN IL

Personal Author(s) : Pilcher,R ; Diepeveen,V

PDF Url : ADA134221

Report Date : Nov 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The Working Commission W-65, Organization and Managmeent of Construction, consists of experts who are performing and applying research To develop effectiveness calculations and techniques for evaluating singularly and collectively various organizational forms utilized in planning, architecture, engineering, construction and for traditional and industrialized construction. A major aspect of this program is to effect the transfer of the research into professional practice; a vital mechanism in this transfer is the clarification of the terms used in the profession of the organization and management of construction through the world. This Glossary presents terminology which has been reviewed by the W-65 whose members represent twenty-two countries.

Descriptors :   *Dictionaries, *Word lists, *Construction, Resource management, Management planning and control, Subject indexing, Indexes, Standardization, Organizations, Operational effectiveness

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Civil Engineering
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE