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Front End Planning In The Modern Construction Industry

Abstract Front end planning (FEP) is an essential and valuable process that helps identify risks early in the capital project planning phases. With effective FEP, risks can potentially be mitigated through development of detailed scope definition and subsequent efficient project resource use. The thesis describes the FEP process that has been developed over the past twenty years by the Construction Industry Institute (CII). Specifically, it details the FEP tools developed for early project planning and the data gathered to analyze the tools used within the CII community. Data from a March 2011 survey are given showing the tools commonly used, how those tools are used and the common barriers faced that prohibit successful FEP implementation. The find... (more)
Created Date 2012
Contributor Bosfield, Roberta (Author) / Gibson, G.Edward (Advisor) / Wiezel, Avi (Committee member) / Ernzen, James (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Engineering / Civil engineering / Construction / Construction Industry Institute / Construction Planning / Front End Planning / Pre Project Planning
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 94 pages
Language English
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note M.S. Construction 2012
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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