Lecture 4 - 1 CVEN 349: Civil Engineering CVEN 349: Civil...

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Unformatted text preview: 1 CVEN 349: Civil Engineering CVEN 349: Civil Engineering Project Management Project Management LECTURE # 4 Fall 2009 Dr. Ivan Damnjanovic Summary Summary The Project The Project What is Project? What are Project Performance Indicators/Measure? What are Differences between What are Differences between Manufacturing and Construction Process? What is Construction Project Management? What are Typical Resources Needed to Complete Project? What are Management Levels? Summary Summary The Industry The Industry Who are Stakeholders? How Stakeholders are Related? What are Sectors within Construction Industry? What Sectors are Sensitive to Macroeconomic Conditions? What are Typical Organizational Structures in Construction firms? 2 Lifecycle of Constructed Facility Lifecycle of Constructed Facility IDEA OR NEED CONCEPTUAL PLANNING PROJECT OBJECTIVES AND SCOPE DESIGN / ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTION OPERATION / MAINTENANCE PRELIMINARY DESIGN CONSTRUCTION PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS COMPLITION OF CONSTRUCTION FACILITY PERFORMANCE Project Development Cycle Project Development Cycle ! ? GO ? Traffic congestion, accidents, ? How many question marks? HA Fig 2-1 3 How many lanes? Where would it go? How thick would be the pavement? How much would the new highway cost? Final design Selection of the contractor Inspection and acceptance IDEA! Build a highway CONCEPTUAL DESIGN EVALUATION BIDDING CONSTRUCTION END?? Lifecycle of Constructed Facility Lifecycle of Constructed Facility HE Fig 2-3 3 Life Life-cycle Performance/Resource Graphs cycle Performance/Resource Graphs Cost Time (type of Costs?) Revenue Time Quality Performance Measures Time 3M (Machines/Material/Manpower Time 3M (Machines/Material/Manpower Time EXAMPLES: Hotel and Highway Project Idea Comes from NEED Project Idea Comes from NEED Drives the construction process (& industry) Type of unmet need depends on owner/initiator & determines type of construction projec construction project Few examples Housing comfort, quality, security Commercial profit potential not taken advantage of Public provision of service Example: New Hotel Example: New Hotel Motivation: Profit Opportunity: High demand for rooms Hotel Hi h d d f l i d ti High demand for luxurious accommodation fancy Hotel (Four Sessions, Sheraton, Hilton) Considerations: Lending institution imposes constraints on feasibility study process Long-term forecast 4...
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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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Lecture 4 - 1 CVEN 349: Civil Engineering CVEN 349: Civil...

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