Understanding IT in construction
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The construction industry has been slow to utilize information technology effectively, and slower still to grasp the ways in which the multitude of design, calculation, specification and project management software applications relate to each other. This text provides an overview of the range of IT applications available to the construction professional throughout the life cycle of a building project, from essential office management through CAD, cost estimating and facilities management and maintenance. It will be an invaluable handy reference for the professional grappling with new technology, another member of the building team or a demanding client, and a clear, comprehensive text for the student.