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Stephen T Muench
CEE 306
Seattle Campus

Construction Engineering I

Introduction to construction engineering, planning, methods, contracts, and specifications. Scheduling manually and by using computer software. Production estimates; equipment selection; ownership and operating costs; role of the engineer in construction and cost estimating.

Class description

Introduction to construction engineering, planning, methods, contracts, and specifications. Scheduling manually and by using computer software. Production estimates; equipment selection; ownership and operating costs; role of the engineer in construction and cost estimating.

Student learning goals

Construction contracts and delivery

Contractual elements

Plans and specifications

Estimating

Productivity

Safety, environmental regulations, green construction

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Get all jacked up about construction.

Class assignments and grading

Some textbook assignments and some beyond-the-text assignments. Group project using estimating software and scheduling software.

Mix of homework, group project and tests.


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Last Update by Stephen T Muench
Date: 09/05/2008