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Cost Control in Building Design

Cost Control in Building Design

Roger Flanagan, Brian Tate

ISBN: 978-0-632-04028-5

Jul 1997, Wiley-Blackwell

336 pages

Select type: Paperback

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$82.99

Description

Cost control and cost planning are an integral part of quantity surveying and construction management courses.
This new book on building design uses programmed learning to demonstrate the ideas of cost control and cost planning, from first principles through practice. Worked examples are used throughout the concise and easily accessible text.
The importance of control over expenditure; The purpose of cost control; The principles of cost control; Traditional costing procedure; Cost control during inception, feasibility, outline proposals; Cost control during scheme design; During detail design; Test
* cost control and cost planning are an important part of the quantity surveying and construction management courses * concise and easily accessible text * programmed learning text particularly useful for student centred learning * a companion to Ferry & Brandon's Cost Planning of Buildings, also from Blackwell Science