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BLCN12037  Construction Planning

Offered from Winter 2002

This course develops an understanding of construction planning and scheduling including: the role of the construction planning consultant; developing an initial job appreciation relating to labour, materials, plant and time; understanding the sources of data (Documentation, estimates, Bill of Quantities); construction planning methodologies; construction planning tools including bar charts, critical path analyses and applications, line of balance, level of detail; incorporating design processes, product and design approvals into construction planning; cash flow projections; detail schedules for sub-contract activity including analysis of assembly and production, bar charts and critical pattern analysis, line of balance, least cost optimisation, multiple activity chart planing and control, expediting contracts; use of computer programs in scheduling and network analysis and introduction to management software.

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