Chapter 3. Function Analysis

  1. John Kelly,
  2. Steven Male and
  3. Drummond Graham

Published Online: 4 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773642.ch3

Value Management of Construction Projects

Value Management of Construction Projects

How to Cite

Kelly, J., Male, S. and Graham, D. (2004) Function Analysis, in Value Management of Construction Projects, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773642.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 17 FEB 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632051434

Online ISBN: 9780470773642

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Keywords:

  • function analysis;
  • strategic function analysis;
  • value management;
  • construction projects;
  • change management

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • 3.1 Introduction

  • 3.2 Strategic function analysis: the mission of the project

  • 3.3 Strategies, programmes and projects

  • 3.4 Function diagramming

  • 3.5 Kaufman's FAST diagramming

  • 3.6 Functional space diagramming

  • 3.7 Elemental cost planning and elemental cost control

  • 3.8 Element function analysis

  • 3.9 Element function debated

  • 3.10 Conclusion

  • 3.11 References