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Experiential learning from PFI road projects in the UK

Akbiyikli, R and Eaton, D 2012, 'Experiential learning from PFI road projects in the UK' , NWSA Engineering Sciences, 7 (1) .

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Design is that activity, largely executed by consultants and inhouse disciplines, which translates the aspirations of the Client, into a series of documents, both drawn and written, which in combination can be used to procure the manufacture, assembly, commissioning and operation of both building elements and the project as a whole. Management of the design process is planned to ensure that the project requirements have been correctly interpreted in an agreed brief, with a consistent format of technical verification reports and design analysis audit trail, as set out in the project plan. This paper, based on a literature review, examines traditional design management and design and construction as an integrated system. The paper is an introductory part of an ongoing project to map design and design management practices in architectural and civil engineering practices.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Built and Human Environment
Schools: Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Built Environment Sustainability and Transformation (BEST)
Journal or Publication Title: NWSA Engineering Sciences
Publisher: NWSA
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1308-7231
Depositing User: Professor David Eaton
Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2012 11:37
Last Modified: 29 Oct 2015 01:13

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