Learning outcomes of the course unit
Theoretic and practical teaching of project management as tool
to manage activities of companies operating for projects of
engeenering and construction of industrial plants
(ETO , main contractors , general contractors , skilled
Course contents summary
A - General introduction to the meaning of ''project''
<flows and impulses in company life
<definitions and peculiarity of a project
<projects inside the company
<projects engineering to order ETO
B - Projects of industrial plants
b.1. related to ''engineering and contracting company''
<project life cycle
<project like a system
<project integrated control
<network project planning
b.2. related to construction companies
<market , peculiarities of co.com.
<co.com. organisation with a project management structure
<links of a project manager
1)commercial activities : proposal manager
<clients , public and private
<project financing and P.P.P.
<extimation .scope of work identification
<extimation : quantities definition
<direct on direct resorces
<project's cash flow
<final cost extimation
<from cost to price : op , breakeven
2) managing of construction activities : project manager
<PM resposabilities and target : MBO
<project's production unit : the site , organisation and structures
<integrated project's managing control
<scheduling control , main techniques
<quality control , cost of non quality
<project's costs and revenues control : main techniques
<production true evaluation : the earned value
< relationships with client : techniques and tools
<project's modification during construction : managing tech.
<claim management : techniques and tools
will be prepared with students an actual bid for a project related
to the construction of an industrial plant
F.Corini , Project management nelle imprese di costruzione ,
dispensa quarta edizione marzo 2005
F.Caron , Gestione dei progetti di impianti , ed. CUSL 2001
Amato - Chiappi , Tecniche di project management , ed. Angeli
foreseen 50 hours of teaching , including exercises.
oral examination foreseen