Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Brian Atkin,
  2. Jan Borgbrant and
  3. Per-Erik Josephson
  1. Brian Atkin,
  2. Jan Borgbrant and
  3. Per-Erik Josephson

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690697.ch1

Construction Process Improvement

Construction Process Improvement

How to Cite

Atkin, B., Borgbrant, J. and Josephson, P.-E. (2003) Introduction, in Construction Process Improvement (eds B. Atkin, J. Borgbrant and P.-E. Josephson), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690697.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 8 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632064625

Online ISBN: 9780470690697

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Keywords:

  • construction sector;
  • national R&D programme;
  • building research;
  • competitive building;
  • industrialised production

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Recognising the importance of process

  • Creating an effective response

  • Balancing concern for the product with the process

  • The process to be improved

  • Aims of this book

  • Topics addressed

  • Scope and content