PCM-Lecture19-Productivity

PCM-Lecture19-Productivity - Project Project and...

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Unformatted text preview: Project Project and Construction Management Lecture #19 Productivity Luis Prieto-Portar 2010 Performance versus Productivity. What is performance? What is productivity? How do you measuring productivity? What What makes a successful project? Provide an example. How do you know if a project was successful? What do you have to do to produce a successful job? Relationships. Who are the players in the construction site? How are they related to each other? What conflicts tend to occur? How does the information flow? Mention a few issues that plague on-site job management: Job related (technical) and Non-technical. What are the typical conflicts in construction? Should quality control be in the hands of the contractors? Who should perform it? What are the implications? Performance measures and rewards. Where are tasks such as planning, engineering, purchasing, warehousing and tooling typically accounted for? What are the implications? What issues are raised when the accounting system is used to measure productivity? Is it possible to improve the performance of tasks that are under-budget? What could lead to a constant under-budget task? References: 1. Gould F., “Managing the Construction Process”, 2nd Edition, Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 2001; 2. Fisk E., “Construction Project Administration”, 6th Edition, Prentice hall, New Jersey, 2000; ...
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This note was uploaded on 08/29/2011 for the course CGN 4930 taught by Professor Prieto-portar during the Spring '11 term at FIU.

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