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CMGT 7205 - Construction Equipment Management

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Construction managers should be able to develop systems and procedures for the efficient management of construction equipment. Selection and use of appropriate equipment will be discussed with consideration of soil conditions, nature of construction, limitations of equipment and comparison of costs. Consideration of what is the most advantageous acquisition method will be discussed along with the need for equipment operator training.

Prerequisite(s)

Acceptance into the Construction Management degree program or departmental approval.

Credits

2.0

Cost

$508.97 - $510.85 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 61131

Mon Apr 23 - Mon Jul 09 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 23 - Jul 09 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 209

Instructor

Deb Parliament

Course Outline

Cost

$508.97

Notes

  1. Both mandatory text and class notes can be purchased at the BCIT bookstore. www.bcit.ca/bookstore/. There will be no class on Monday May 21 - Victoria Day & July 2 - in lieu of Canada Day.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

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Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 37254

Thu Sep 13 - Thu Nov 15 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 15 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 403

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$510.85

Notes

  1. Mandatory text: "Construction Planning, Equipment and Methods". Author: R. Peurifoy. Inquire at BCIT bookstore at www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ .

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify mobile equipment types and models, popular attachments, and machine guidance technology.
  • Estimate basic excavation costs, the selection of the correct machine, model size, and attachments.
  • Learn the applications of the most popular construction cranes, including mobile and stationary building cranes.
  • Understand the use and types of piles and pile driving equipment.
  • Understand aggregate sourcing, gradation, and production. Learn the methods of concrete and asphalt production and placing.
  • Understand: reactionary, preventive, and predictive maintenance strategies and the impact on cost, machine life, and availability.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

CMGT 7205 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Management
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Technology

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Construction Planning, Equipment, and Methods, Ninth Edition
Author Robert L. Peurifoy, Clifford J. Schexnayder, Robert Schmitt, Aviad Shapira
Publisher McGraw-Hill Education
Copyright 2018
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-26010-880-4
Price $179.95
Required

Fall 2018

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2018 offerings of this course.

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