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Fund Constr. Management
Monday 6:00-8:45 PM
Professor: Rob Lewandowski, PE, Email RLewandowski@Manafort.com
Grade: Exams (4) 50% Mid term 25% Final 25%
(Subject to Change)
Fundamentals of Construction Management: Introduces the fundamental aspects of construction management to students in a broad format, covering topics that include understanding the design vision, establishing team expectations, project planning, scheduling, estimating, organizational forms, contracts and risk management.
Method: Lectures, Slide Lectures, Simulations, Class Discussion
Text: Instructor Supplements
Optional: Construction Management, Halpin & Woodhead
Unit 1 Introduction
Concepts, Methods and Assessment
Unit 2 Preconstruction Phases
Budgets, Planning & Value Engineering
Unit 3 Construction Phases
Critical Path, Trades & Coordination
Unit 4 Construction Contracts
Service Agreements, Prime & Subs
Unit 5 Construction Law
Legal Structure, Contractual Elements
Unit 6 Company & Project Organization
Unit 7 Project Funding & Cash Flow
Funding Sources & Disbursements
Unit 8 Project Payments and Payout
Request for Payment Requisition
• Understand the methods of project conception, planning & the different delivery models.
• Demonstrate knowledge of critical path elements including lead-times, scheduling, labor, and milestone management.
• Demonstrate the ability to forecast labor personnel, materials and equipment for proper task completion.
• Analyze production data and process mock payment requisitions.
Unit 9 Equipment Management
Unit 10 Equip. Productivity & Material
Task & Equipment Matching
Unit 11 Labor Relations/Management
Unit 12 Planning with Spreadsheets
Unit 13 Managing with Spreadsheets
Unit 14 In-class Movie
To be announced
Unit 15 In-class Movie
Unit 16 Final Exam