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Constructor prequalification : choosing the best constructor and avoiding constructor failure

Author: Jeffrey S Russell
Publisher: New York : ASCE, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This comprehensive, how-to manual illustrates how owners can evaluate and select constructors for various civil engineering projects using the process of constructor prequalification. Jeffrey S. Russell draws upon his years of research and numerous interviews with industry experts to outline benefits and limitations and illustrate how this selection process is applicable for diverse project specifications. Pertinent
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey S Russell
ISBN: 0784400520 9780784400524
OCLC Number: 33817820
Description: xii, 193 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction to Constructor Prequalification --
2. Constructor Prequalification Issues --
3. Entities that Should Prequalify Constructors --
4. Comparison of Methods --
5. Pitfalls to Avoid in Decision Making --
6. Designating Prequalification Scope --
7. Implementation Procedure --
8. The Final Tasks --
Appendix I. Entities Evaluated by Project Owner --
Appendix II. Sample Dun & Bradstreet Report --
Appendix III. AIA Document A305 and AGC Document 220 --
Appendix IV. Sample Constructor Prequalification Questionnaire --
Appendix V. Sample Implementation of Prequalification Process --
Appendix VI. Sources.
Responsibility: Jeffrey S. Russell.

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