305Overview - 180:305 ConstructionEngineering Goals

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180:305 Construction Engineering
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Goals Provide a better understanding of the construction industry An introduction to construction contracts Provide an introduction to construction management techniques
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Objectives Understand construction contractual arrangements Competitive Bidding Estimating Equipment Productivity Construction Planning
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Construction History Construction is an ancient skill Many ancient monuments Industrial Revolution First Iron Bridge -1790 Start of modern large projects
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Brooklyn Bridge Roebling Family Made cables in Trenton John A. Roebling Designed Bridge Washington Roebling Built the Brooklyn Bridge Emily Roebling Completed Bridge
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Panama Canal John F. Stevens
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