5 edition of Building and Civil Engineering Claims in Perspective found in the catalog.
Building and Civil Engineering Claims in Perspective
Geoffrey Arthur Hughes
by Longman Group United Kingdom
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||232|
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Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including public works such as roads, bridges, canals, dams, airports, sewerage systems, pipelines, structural components of buildings, and railways.
Civil engineering is traditionally broken into a number of sub-disciplines. Everyone involved in the preparation or review of construction claims should have this book to hand.
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Once properly concluded, a contract is binding on each party. This means that each party has a legal obligation to do the things which theFile Size: 1MB. The main objective during a construction project is to deliver a quality product in a timely, cost‐effective, and safe manner. However, due to the risky and competitive nature of construction contracting, conflicting objectives among the different parties involved in a contract are bound to occur.
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