Ashwath K


Astronomy Exhibition Centre

The project chosen aims to construct a futuristic gallery to showcase and educate people about Astronomy. The execution phase of this project has been studied by addressing the culture, principles, and techniques of construction management. Regular site visits were a part of this study and it focussed extensively on topics like Preconstruction Activities, Site Layout Planning and Analysis, Risk Management, Planning and Scheduling using Primavera, Contract Management, Quality Management, Job Hazard Analysis, Material Management, Cost Management including Management Information Systems, Progress tracking through Earned Value Management and Lean construction tools like Value Stream Mapping and Foreman Delay Survey.

Report Content

Planning and Shceduling - Pour Planning

Pour Planning - Shuttering Activity

Risk Management

Quality Management - Triple Role Concept

Material Management - Economic Order Quantity

Progress Tracking and Monitoring - Photographic Progress

Progress Tracking and Monitoring - Earned Value Management

Cost management - Cost Statement and Job Cost Report

Lean Construction - Foreman Delay Survey

Conclusion - Key Learnings

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