Construction Project Management

New second edition available in March 2018: click here for more information

Construction Project Management: A Complete Introduction focuses on the fundamental issues in the development and management of construction projects. This straightforward and readable yet thorough textbook focuses on the role of the contractor, taking the reader from start to finish in a construction project — from the early developmental stage through bidding, selection of the contractor, the construction itself, and close-out.

Table of Contents

Sample Chapter

Glossary

Index

About the Author

A Tool for Construction Professionals

Teacher’s resources & review copies

Construction project management reference for libraries

What they’re saying about the book

New second edition available in March 2018: click here for more information


  • "Construction Project Management is informative and easy to read. It clearly outlines the professional building processes and procedures. It is a great book not only for students, but for the building professional as well."
    -- Andy Briglio, contractor

    For more information: Construction Project Management

    For the 2nd edition: CPM 2nd edition (March 2018)

    "This book is a great introduction to the field and represents a powerful argument for an increased focus on green construction. Dykstra's writing is clear, concise and well informed by decades of experience in the field."
    -- Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow, author and speaker, founder of the Yudelson Associates consultancy

    Available now; for more information:
    Green Construction: An Introduction to a Changing Industry