Courtney Glaub: Construction Management 2010-2011

User Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work-in-progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Courtney Glaub.Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.

Technical Assignments

Technical Assignment One

Technical Assignment One is proposed to discuss the existing conditions and parameters that influenced the design and construction of the UMBC Performing Arts & Humanities Facility. Topics such as project schedule, building systems, cost evaluation, existing/local conditions, client information, project delivery system and staffing plans are included in the report.

Technical Assignment Two

Technical Assignment Two is proposed to study the main features that influence the project progression of the UMBC Performing Arts & Humanities Facility. Topics such as the project schedule, site layout planning, detailed structural estimating, general conditions and critical industry issues are included in the report.


Technical Assignment Three

Technical Assignment Three is proposed to identify areas of the project that are potential options for research, alternative methods, value engineering and schedule compression for the UMBC Performing Arts & Humanities Facility. Topics such as constructability issues, schedule acceleration scenarios, value engineering topics, problem identification and technical analysis methods are included in the report.



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