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|Other titles||Principaux acteurs de la construction : comment améliorer leur relations|
|Series||Bulletin -- 85, Bulletin (International Commission on Large Dams) -- no 85|
|Contributions||International Commission on Large Dams.|
|LC Classifications||TA210 .O86 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||61|
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Construction management, or CM, is a complicated and constantly evolving field. To be the best possible construction manager and remain competitive, you will have to have a firm understanding of everything from construction fundamentals to leadership and project management, as well as a thorough grasp on local laws and building codes.
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Nolo has books. An Owner’s Consultant is a design and/or construction consul-tant or consulting ˜ rm that is employed or engaged by an Owner to assist in various services. This can begin with organizing, selecting the right Owner’s Consultant.
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Owners and Contractors Protective (OCP) Liability Coverage — a stand-alone policy that covers the named insured's liability for bodily injury (BI) and property damage (PD) caused, in whole or in part, by an independent contractor's work for the insured.
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Construction is the process of preparing and forming buildings and building systems. Construction starts with planning, design, and financing and continues until the structure is ready for occupancy. Construction management or construction project management is the overall planning, coordination, and control of a construction.
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CMAA Owner’s Guide to Project Delivery Methods - August document, the abbreviation “CM” can be used to mean many things. For clarity, the following abbreviations will be used for the remainder of the discussion to distinguish between various uses of the CM abbreviation: CMA Agency Construction Management – a management process.
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