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Industrial Megaprojects: Concepts, Strategies, and Practices for Success

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Avoid common pitfalls in large-scale projects using these smart strategies Over half of large-scale engineering and construction projects--off-shore oil platforms, chemical plants, metals processing, dams, and similar projects--have miserably poor results. These include billions of dollars in overruns, long delays in design and construction, and poor operability once final ...more
Hardcover, 371 pages
Published May 3rd 2011 by John Wiley & Sons (first published March 29th 2011)
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Jan Nieuwerf
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Great book for any project manager, especially how to form a project team and ensure that focus is held during the project.

I would say it is a must for any project manager in the Oil and Gas industry.
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Ricardo Viana Vargas
Classic book about Megaproject. I was fortunate to attend his course in 2012 and his approach and objectiveness in this book is outstanding. If you need to understand more about huge projects, FEL process and shaping of this kind a project, this is the book for you.

Livro clássico sobre Megaprojetos. Eu fui felizardo ao participar do seu curso em 2012 e a sua abordagem e objetividade nesse livro são espetaculares. Se você precisa compreender mais sobre projetos gigantescos, processo FEL e modela
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