Scheduling with Suretrak 2nd Edition
David A. Marchman | Tulio Sulbaran
ISBN-13: 9781401867218 | ISBN-10: 1401867219
© 2006 | Published |  416  Pages
Previous Editions: 9780766808973

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Quality construction management involves the coordination of many resources, and this step-by-step introduction to construction scheduling and project control techniques ties together the start-to-finish aspects of a modern construction project. Updated to Release 3.0, Scheduling with SureTrak, 2nd Edition utilizes the latest screen captures from the premier construction scheduling software on the market as visuals to illustrate all facets of project control. Its distinctive coverage of construction scheduling includes the traditional theory associated with planning, scheduling, and controlling construction projects, along with the actual use of Primavera's SureTrak software into these applications. This book not only exposes learners to on-screen images but also shows them how to manipulate hard copy prints for exceptional communication and demonstration results.

  • Section 1: Planning
    CHAPTER 1 Introduction to Scheduling
    CHAPTER 2 Work Breakdown Structure and Rough Logic Diagram
    Section 2: Scheduling
    CHAPTER 3 Schedule Calculations
    CHAPTER 4 Bar Chart Creation
    CHAPTER 5 Bar Chart Format
    CHAPTER 6 Resources
    CHAPTER 7 Costs
    CHAPTER 8 Bar Chart Hard Copy Prints
    CHAPTER 9 PERT Diagrams
    CHAPTER 10 LIST Reports
    Section3: Controlling
    CHAPTER 11 Updating the Schedule
    CHAPTER 12 Tracking Resources
    CHAPTER 13 Tracking Costs
    Appendix Drawings for Example Problems and Exercises

    • completely updated to version 3.0 of the software to help users keep pace with industry advancements
    • step-by-step tutorials easily lead readers through all the construction scheduling applications of the software
    • additional examples and exercises enhance learning for the students as they are encouraged to apply the concepts in each chapter
    • its unique design as a problems-oriented lab manual fosters the use of troubleshooting skills that lead to proficiency in the use of SureTrak
    • suitable for use as a stand-alone text or in conjunction with a more traditional planning/scheduling book
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    • Instructor's Manual CD-ROM for Marchman/Sulbaran's Scheduling with Suretrak, 2nd
      ISBN-10: 1401867227 | ISBN-13:9781401867225
      List Price = 24.95

    • David A. Marchman is a professor of Construction Engineering Technology at the University of Southern Mississippi. He has held the positions of Controls Manager (responsible for all estimating, scheduling and cost engineering functions of assigned projects) Project Estimator and Project Cost Engineer at Brown & Root U.S.A., Inc.

      Tulio A. Sulbaran is a professor at the University of Mississippi. He has worked in the architecture, engineering, and construction industry in planning and managing engineering projects. Mr. Tulio is proficient using CAD applications, scheduling, cost, and simulation software.