Civil Engineering in the Asia Region: Asian Infrastructure, Sustainable Development, and Project Management : Proceedings of the First International Civil Engineering Conference : the Manila Hotel, Manila, Philippines, Februray 19-20, 1998

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Elizabeth A. Downey, American Society of Civil Engineers, Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers, Doboku Gakkai
American Society of Civil Engineeers, 1998 - Technology & Engineering - 265 pages
Of the 23 papers, seven focus on project management or non- technical issues such as tools and techniques, 14 are technical accounts of infrastructure and sustainable development concepts, and two provide an overview of the issues. Among the variety of topics they discuss are contracting in Asia, construction law and arbitration, engineering codes and standards in Japan and China, and balancing environmental needs and development. By and for engineers. No index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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