Construction Methods and Management, 8th Edition

Construction Methods and Management, 8th Edition

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: Prentice Hall

: 9780135000793

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This classic text continues to guide construction engineers and construction managers in planning,estimating, and directing construction operations to attain the best possible results. Topics covered include earthmoving and heavy construction, building construction, and construction management, along with equipment maintenance practices and safety considerations. The book incorporates both U.S. customary and metric (SI) units throughout, and presents concrete formwork design equations and procedures in both units. Heavily illustrated, this unique text and reference combines a solid foundation in principles along with practical applications.





"Construction Methods and Management by Nunnally is the only text I have found that comprehensively covers the methods and practices of the construction industry. The chapters are written in such a way that they are essentially independent and can be taught in any order the instructor wishes." — John Wiggins, New Jersey Institute of Technology

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"Construction Methods and Management, 8/e, "is designed to guide construction engineers and managers in planning, estimating, and directing construction operations safely and effectively. Comprehensive and up-to-date, the text integrates major construction management topics with an explanation of the methods of heavy/highway and building construction. It incorporates both customary U.S. units and metric (SI) units and is the only text to present concrete formwork design equations and procedures using both measurement systems. This edition features information on the latest developments in soil excavation, asphalt paving, and earthmoving equipment. Plus! A companion student website, "MyConstructionKit," is now available! 


  • Isbn-10 Digit: 0135000793
  • Isbn-13 Digit: 9780135000793
  • Author-1: S.W. Nunnally
  • Copyright/Publication Date: 2011
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Edition Number: 8th
  • Page Count: 347
  • Last Update (Date): January 12, 2010