1. Introduction

  1. Dr. J. K. Yates BSCE, Ph.D. program coordinator professor visiting professor member Distinguished Professor Outstanding Professor

Published Online: 10 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470121481.ch1

Global Engineering and Construction

Global Engineering and Construction

How to Cite

Yates, J. K. (2006) Introduction, in Global Engineering and Construction, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470121481.ch1

Author Information

  1. San Jose State University, San Jose, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 18 OCT 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471743828

Online ISBN: 9780470121481



  • engineering and construction (E&C) professionals;
  • global competition effects on E&C markets;
  • global engineers and constructors;
  • engineering and construction global ambassadors;
  • E&C professionals facing risks


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Global Engineers and Constructors

  • Engineering and Construction Global Ambassadors

  • Global Risks to Engineers and Constructors

  • Organization of This Book

  • Summary