Within the South African construction industry today, the terms Construction Management and Construction Project Management are used by professionals when in fact they themselves are unsure of the exact definition and description of what each profession entails in adequate detail. This treatise aims to address that issue. It
describes in detail exactly what each profession entails as well as highlighting software,
systems and programs that both professions would need and be able to adequately use and which also serves as a valuable communication tool between both the two professionals as well as the project team involved within a specific project.
Thesis (BSc. (Hons)(Construction Economics))--University of Pretoria, 2009.
Carstens, Adelia(Vaal Triangle Faculty of Northwest University in South Africa, 2016-09-29)
BACKGROUND : In the construction industry, there is an increased awareness of the importance of
soft skills. However, no empirical studies have been conducted on the effectiveness of
pedagogical strategies in higher ...
Rampersadh, Diran; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Construction Economics(2011-04-15)
The objective of this thesis is to define and explain the benefits as well as the limitations of modular construction. It will try to educate and familiarize the reader, builder and consumer about modular buildings/construction ...
Marais, Claudi; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Construction Economics(2011-04-21)
Construction management requires a unique body of knowledge, skills and competencies. Women experience difficult circumstances and influences on entering the construction industry as professional managers. The origin of ...