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This page was last updated on April 4, 2011 by Lynn Appel and is hosted by the AE Department 2011

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 Christopher Ankeny. 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.

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Lynn Appel

Construction Management

Final Report

Senior Thesis Final Proposal is intended to present the analyses performed on the three topics identified in the thesis proposal: Shift from Design-Bid-Build to Integrated Project Delivery Method, Feasibility and Design Study for Photovoltaic Panels on the Green Roof, and Coordination of the Chilled Water Plant. The findings in this report do not reflect any perceived mistakes by the actual project team and are purely a theoretical analysis performed for the purposes of the senior thesis capstone project.