Essays Tagged: "General contractor"

Construction management

mostly in charge of doing the running around to the different job sites and making sure all the sub-contractors are doing what they are supposed to and on time.A contractor?s field of work is not one ... ry. They are constantly in the field, checking things out and talking on the phone with various sub-contractors. It is a job that does not have set work days, having known from experience, the goal is ...

(2 pages) 188 0 3.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The marketing strategies

because it's what your target market perceives of your company. The selected target market is 8 The general contractors as they are in charge of big construction projects and take on smaller contracto ... AE The perception of the customer is very important even in the steel construction business. If the general contractors have a good impression of your company, it will be easier to get a job order. Cu ...

(72 pages) 1852 2 3.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Ethics in Action.

Co., 51 Cal. 2d 409[L. A. No. 25024. In Bank. Dec. 31, 1958.]William Drennan, plaintiff, a licensed general contractor, submitted a bid on the "Monte Vista School Job" for a paving job. Before Drennan ... is binding if injustice can be avoided only by enforcement of the promise.""It bears noting that a general contractor is not free to delay acceptance after he has been awarded the general contract in ...

(5 pages) 94 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Analysis of Australian Building Contracts

ion (MBA). This contract is the revised edition of the original ABIC MW-1 2001 contractAS 4000 1997 General Conditions of ContractThe AS 4000 contract was developed through the joint Standards Austral ... lia* Electricity Supply Association* Association of Consulting Engineers, AustraliaGC21 (Edition 1) General Conditions of ContractThe GC21 Construction Contract was developed and prepared in conjuncti ...

(8 pages) 61 0 4.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Conflict Resolution

ld Door's products are bought by four primary customer groups: "¢ Owners and end users "¢ General contractors and construction managers "¢ Architects "¢ Designers Only one of these ... ch customer has the greatest influence. Most large, new construction projects have an architect and general contractor involved as buyers, with bidding establishing the vendors, including the general ...

(10 pages) 89 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Completion

he portion of the job in which the owner may begin use of the facility. Occupancy, as stated in the general conditions, does not constitute acceptance of the work that is not in accordance with the co ... e acceptance of the work that is not in accordance with the contract documents. Occupancy or use is generally initiated only upon substantial completion certification.The contractor warrants all work ...

(1 pages) 428 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Construction Management

-residential market (from 24% of projects in 1994 to 46% in 1997) and in the engineering sector, in general it has been in decline after a peak in 1996.In interviews, contractors explained to us how t ...

(8 pages) 170 0 4.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Carpenters

uction, company, and the skills of the carpenter. Carpenters may advance to carpentry supervisor or general construction supervisor positions. Carpenters usually have greater opportunities than most o ... tions. Carpenters usually have greater opportunities than most other construction workers to become general construction supervisors, because carpenters are exposed to the entire construction process. ...

(2 pages) 470 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Carpenters

uction, company, and the skills of the carpenter. Carpenters may advance to carpentry supervisor or general construction supervisor positions. Carpenters usually have greater opportunities than most o ... tions. Carpenters usually have greater opportunities than most other construction workers to become general construction supervisors, because carpenters are exposed to the entire construction process. ...

(2 pages) 407 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Building Rehabilitation

and then you can sell the units easily. The first step in remodeling a building is to hire a general contractor. They are the manager of the entire job. Overall the general contractor is the mo ... modeling is for the plumbers to begin the installation of new pipes. First the plumber must ask the general contractor if the water heater must be a gas or electric, if the water heater is going to be ...

(2 pages) 11 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Case Study: Water, water everywhere but down the tube

s durable and workable if he has found any deficiency in design.Wrong choice of rain water down pipeGenerally there are two types of piping widely use in building industry. Namely cast iron metal pipe ... the builders are trying their best to minimize risk through the avoidance of construction defects. Generally construction defects fall into four categories: design deficiencies, material deficiencies ...

(5 pages) 19 1 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Chuang Uming Case

the owners of the building. The architects involved were Lee Sian Teck Chartered Architects and the contractors engaged in the construction of the building were Chuang Uming (Pte) Ltd. The contract pe ... ctober 1991 although, the delay in completion of the work went upto 28 April 1992. A specialist sub contractor, Siwahin Decoration Contrcators for about 21 weeks, undertook the task of tiling the fa&c ...

(8 pages) 1373 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Request for Proposal Process

ocess to create an RFP.The first step in the RFP process is to define what is to be provided by the contractor. A thorough review of the project at a broad level is conducted to determine what product ... e product requested product has been through the design process and the designs are provided to the contractor to build to. For example, if a new contractor has been hired to replace a previous compan ...

(4 pages) 44 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Contract Administration Plan

performed by a company after a contract has been awarded to determine how well the company and the contractor performed to meet the requirements of the contract. The following paper will discuss cont ... ration plan is a company's road map to ensure that it gets all that they bargained for from outside contractors. The plan should focus on major contract outputs and best practices for analyzing a cont ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2011

Subjects: Law & Government Essays