Chapter 1. Searching for the Real Project: The Historical Approach

  1. David R. Moore

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470758540.ch1

Project Management: Designing Effective Organisational Structures in Construction

Project Management: Designing Effective Organisational Structures in Construction

How to Cite

Moore, D. R. (2002) Searching for the Real Project: The Historical Approach, in Project Management: Designing Effective Organisational Structures in Construction, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470758540.ch1

Author Information

  1. Manchester Centre for Civil and Construction Engineering, UMIST

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 AUG 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632063932

Online ISBN: 9780470758540

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Keywords:

  • construction projects;
  • information;
  • manufacturing projects;
  • master mason;
  • project success

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Information as a production resource

  • Identifying the project nature in system terms

  • Effects on the internal environment

  • The conversion process

  • Conclusions