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Developing a tool for project contingency estimation in Eskom Distribution Western Cape Operating Unit
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Construction projects are risky by nature, with many variables a ecting their outcome. A contingency cost and duration are allocated to the budget and schedule of a project to provide for the possible ...
A risk and cost management model for changes during the construction phase of a civil engineering project
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The construction project environment is dynamic and prone to change. Project change can be defined as any event that alters a project’s original scope, execution time or the cost of the works. Improper ...
Selecting and tailoring design methodologies in form of roadmaps for a specific development project
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This dissertation investigates answers to the question: "How does one decide on the approach to implement when planning, managing and executing a development project?". By examining the prescriptive ...
Reducing risks in large scale projects : investigating the integration of systems engineering principles into project management
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Project management (PM) is a very important field in engineering as a whole. The management of most projects has become more complex in recent times, due to greater technical complexity and the requirement ...