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From Concept to Commissioning: Planning, Design, and Construction of Campus Facilities

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From Concept to Commissioning: Planning, Design, and Construction of Campus FacilitiesFrom Concept to Commissioning: Planning, Design, and Construction of Campus Facilities.
Author:Edited by Donald J. Guckert, APPA Fellow
Price:$ 40.00 (Member Price: $ 25.00)
Cover type:Softcover
No of Pages:128

Guckert is dean of the PD&C track at APPA's Institute for Facilities Management.

Written by professionals with years of architecture, engineering, building management, and commissioning expertise, this book will help you understand and organize the entire PD&C process. Chapters cover pre-design planning, architect/facilities manager conflicts, building costs, timing and schedules, partnering and team building, commissioning, and more.

Contents include:

  • Continuity and Contradiction in Contemporary Campus Architecture
  • Pre-Design Planning
  • Fire the Architect! The Conflicting Perspectives of Architects and Facilities Managers
  • Why Do University Buildings Cost So Much?
  • Timing is Everything: Meeting the Challenge of Aggressive Project Schedules
  • The Role and Relevance of Project Managers
  • and much more

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