Introduction * Part 1: Design Management Theory * Management and organization in design and construction * The process of building design * The process of engineering design * Stages, roles and responsibilities * People and organizations * Part 2: Design Management Practice * Tactics for developing a project culture * Defining the tasks * Managing information production * Evaluation of information * Planning, monitoring and control * Design management in action
*Contains many checklists, tables and examples etc. which make it useful to both students and practitioners. *Teaches the reader how to maximise efficiency in design management. *Concise and factual handbook.