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Construction Program Management – Decision Making and Optimization Techniques

  • Ali D. Haidar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Ali D. Haidar
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  3. Ali D. Haidar
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About this book

Introduction

Exploring complex and intelligent analytical and mathematical methods, this book examines how different approaches can be used to optimize program management in the construction industry. It presents an in-depth study of the different program management methods, ranging from simple decision-making techniques and statistics analysis to the more complex linear programming and demonstrates how knowledge-base systems and genetic algorithms can be used to optimize resources and meet time, budget and quality criteria. It addresses topics including decision-making principles, planning and scheduling, mathematical forecasting models, optimization techniques programming and artificial intelligence techniques. Providing a valuable resource for anyone managing multiple projects in the construction industry, this book is intended for civil and construction engineering students, project managers, construction managers and senior engineers.

Keywords

Artificial Intelligence for Program Management Construction Management Mathematical Forecasting for Program Management Optimization and Mathematical Modeling in Construction Planning Methods - A Practical and Legal Approach Program Management for the Construction Industry Project Management in the Construction Industry Sophisticated Decision Making in Construction

Authors and affiliations

  • Ali D. Haidar
    • 1
  1. 1.Dar al Riyadh-Engineering and ArchitectureRiyadhSaudi Arabia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20774-2
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-20773-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-20774-2
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