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Project Life Cycle Economics: Cost Estimation, Management and Effectiveness in Construction Projects

 

P/PM PUBLISHING NEWS

New book edited by Massimo Pica published by Gower in UK

29 March 2015 – London, UK – Gower Publishing has announced the publication of a new book titled “Project Life Cycle Economics: Cost Estimation, Management and Effectiveness in Construction Projects” by Massimo Pica, editor. Project Life Cycle Economics explains the fundamentals of life cycle economics and how they apply in the context of complex modern construction.

150329-pmwj33-project-BOOKMassimo Pica explains the fundamentals of project life cycle economics and how they apply in the context of complex modern construction. This is an essential guide for those involved in construction project design, tendering and contracting; to help ensure the sustainability of the project or their contribution to it, from the start. It is also important for those involved in the delivery of the project to help them make the choices to keep the project on a financial even keel.

Editor Massimo Pica is a registered engineer in Rome, Italy. He graduated in Chemical Engineering at ‘Sapienza’ University in Rome, Italy.

General Pica recently retired from active service with the rank of Brigadier General in the Corps of Professional Engineers of the Italian Army. Throughout his career General Pica built up significant experience in Project Management, and especially Project Cost Management, as he participated in a number of NATO and international programs for the design, development and production of advanced defence systems.

His current activities are in the area of specialist training on Project Management and Economic Engineering. He is a member of European Council of Construction Economics and of International Cost Estimating and Analysis Association.

More information & free chapters for Project Life Cycle Economics can be found at http://www.gowerpublishing.com/isbn/9781472419644

ePUB and ePDF information available at the above links.

Project Life Cycle Economics will feature on GpmFirst, Gower’s new PM library, resource and community of practice. GpmFirst – http://www.gpmfirst.com/

Founded in 1967 and based in the UK, Gower is an independent publisher, widely recognized as a specialist in project management books and resources. Gower’s publishing programme includes a range of over 1000 titles from classic business and project management books through to the most challenging and cutting edge topics. Gower’s expert authors are continually developing new titles and are drawn from respected academic institutions and industries worldwide. Gower’s project management home page can be found at www.gowerpublishing.com/projectmanagement

Editor’s note: Readers of the PM World Journal receive discounted pricing from Gower. For more, visit https://pmworldjournal.net/?page_id=2212 or contact [email protected].