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Unformatted text preview: 1 CVEN 349: Civil Engineering CVEN 349: Civil Engineering Project Management Project Management LECTURE # 2 Fall 2009 Dr. Ivan Damnjanovic What is Construction Management? What is Construction Management? PMI (Project Management Institute) definition of project management Halpin definition of construction management PMI Definition PMI Definition Project management is the art of directing and coordinating human and material resources throughout the life of a project by using modern management techniques to using modern management techniques to achieve predetermined objectives of scope, cost, time, quality and participation satisfaction. R.M. Widerman, 1986. The PMBOK Report PMI Body of Knowledge Standard, Project Management Journal, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp-25-30. Halpins Definition Halpins Definition Construction management addresses how the resources available to the manager can best be applied. Emphasis: Applying resources to achieve a goal 4 M 4 M...
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This note was uploaded on 05/28/2010 for the course CVEN 349 taught by Professor Damjanovic during the Fall '09 term at Texas A&M.
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