Modern Project Management Techniques for the Environmental Remediation Industry

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CRC Press, Dec 3, 1998 - Science - 456 pages
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Environmental remediation has brought significant improvements to industrial sites and surrounding communities throughout the nation. It's also become notorious for high budget overruns and frequent schedule delays, as environmental remediation's technological aspects become subject to political, managerial and economic concerns.
Modern Project Management (MPM) Processes offer a new framework for remediation programs, geared to increased efficiency and precise troubleshooting. Environmental consultant and certified project management professional (PMP) Timothy J. Havranek has helped various companies put MPM into practice: now, he brings his techniques to the environmental remediation industry at large.
Melding traditional project management structure and advanced strategic planning techniques to the needs of environmental remediation, Modern Project Management Techniques for the Environmental Remediation Industry presents this major innovation: a standardized planning process, applicable to all types of remediation projects.
Every participant in an environmental remediation effort can mutually benefit from Modern Project Management Techniques for the Environmental Remediation Industry.
Environmental consultants will discover precise budget and schedule-planning skills-quite an advantage in their increasingly competitive industry. Customers will also know what to consider when selecting an environmental services company, and discover advanced methods for reducing project costs and durations.
MPM: it's bringing new vitality and purpose to environmental protection. Put it into practice with the benefit of Havranek's real-life experience.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
References
10
General Project Management Concepts
55
References
89
References
123
References
142
References
175
References
204
Influence Diagram
270
References
295
Conclusion
309
Project Planning Forms
343
PreBid Site Investigation Checklist
353
Project Leadership Understanding and Consciously Choosing
361
Work Breakdown Structure Templates
379
Answers to Chapter Exercises
391

References
221
Earned Value Analysis
223
References
239
Combined WorksheetBar Chart Report Produced with
401
Index
427
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