Wintersalen Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    On the Table | November 9, 2014

    Tracey T.: IMG New Cookbooks for October and November: Potluck Time!



    October/November is a favorite time in our offices. These are the months when scads of cookbooks are released, a deluge of cookbooks, a tornado of... Continue »

    spacer

On Order

$82.75
New Trade Paper
Currently out of stock.
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Qty Store Section
- Local Warehouse Interior Design- General

This title in other editions

Other titles in the Rsmeans series:

Planning & Managing Interior Projects

by

Planning & Managing Interior Projects Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This comprehensive text addresses the ins and outs of downsizing, company mergers, and information technology—and how they affect workspace design. It will helps you successfully manage the players, agendas, and technology of today's office space construction, renovations, and relocations.

Planning & Managing Interior Projects guides facility managers, architects, and interior designers through every step in relocating to a new space or renovating an old one. In depth coverage addresses space requirements, selecting the right site, alternative work models (e.g., telecommuting, hoteling), document management, telecommunications and data issues, working with consultants, and environmental considerations.

Synopsis:

Here's a glimpse of the crucial topics covered in this guide.
-- Determining present and future space and technology needs
-- Planning the complete project in advance
-- Preparing the project budget
-- Minimizing disruption and productivity losses
-- Installing office automation and technology
-- Supporting the latest office work models such as "hoteling, " telecommuting, flex hours, "virtual offices"
-- Planning for "Intelligent Building" environmental controls and security
-- Creating "green" work space environments
-- Selecting the project team
-- Planning and installing furniture, signage, decor, furnishings

Synopsis:

Written expressly for Facility Managers, Project Managers, Interior Designers, Architects and anyone else involved in office space planning, new office construction, renovations or relocations. This book helps successfully manage the players, agendas, and technology of today's office space construction and covers such topics as determining space and technology needs; advance project planning guidelines; and project budgeting, scheduling and productivity issues.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 531-532) and index.

About the Author

Carol E. Farren is President of Facility Management World Wide, Ltd., a New York City-based firm that provides facility and adminstrative management consulting services. The former director of facilities at Time-Warner, Inc., she has more than 30 years of experience in interior project management and has directed many high-profile design and relocation projects. She is past president of the Greater New York chapter of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA), a Certified Facility Manager (CFM), and an IFMA Fellow.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

Editor's Note.

Part 1: Project Planning & Site Selection.

Chapter 1: Strategic Planning.

Chapter 2: Forming the Project Team.

Chapter 3: Project Phases & Organization.

Chapter 4: Survey of Client Requirements.

Chapter 5: Locating the Site.

Part 2: Design Development.

Chapter 6: Space Planning, Layout & Design Development.

Chapter 7: Telecommunications & Data Cabling.

Chapter 8: Records Management.

Chapter 9: Data Center, Personal Computers & Office Equipment.

Chapter 10: Reuse of Existing Furniture.

Chapter 11: Security/Fire Safety.

Chapter 12: Environmental Considerations.

Part 3: Project Documents.

Chapter 13: Preparing & Monitoring the Budget.

Chapter 14: Construction Documents.

Chapter 15: Specifications & Coding for Furniture.

Chapter 16: Specifications & Coding for Finishes & Furnishings.

Chapter 17: Bidding & Purchasing: Construction, Furniture & Furnishings.

Part 4: Construction.

Chapter 18: Project Management & Documentation.

Chapter 19: Construction Management.

Part 5: Interior Features & Installation.

Chapter 20: Signage.

Chapter 21: Artwork/Graphics.

Chapter 22: Plants & Water.

Chapter 23: Interiors Installation.

Part 6: Relocation.

Chapter 24: Moving Into the New Space.

Chapter 25: Post-Move Administrative Duties.

Appendix.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780876295373
Author:
Farren, Carol E.
Publisher:
R.S. Means Company
Location:
Kingston, MA :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Management
Subject:
Interior decoration
Subject:
Construction industry
Subject:
Interior Design - Professional Reference
Subject:
Offices
Subject:
Facility management
Subject:
Interior architecture
Subject:
Architectural practice
Subject:
Design services
Subject:
Business relocation
Subject:
Interior decoration firms
Subject:
Design services -- United States -- Marketing.
Subject:
Interior decoration -- Practice.
Subject:
Interior Design
Subject:
Interior Design-Professional
Subject:
Interior Design - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Series:
RSMeans
Series Volume:
37
Publication Date:
19990930
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
576
Dimensions:
10.91x8.53x1.43 in. 3.50 lbs.

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » General
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Color Theory
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Color and Perspective
Business » Human Resource Management
Business » Management
Engineering » Home Construction » Interior Design
Home and Garden » Interior Design » General
Religion » Comparative Religion » General

Planning & Managing Interior Projects New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$82.75 Backorder
Product details 576 pages R.S. Means Company - English 9780876295373 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Here's a glimpse of the crucial topics covered in this guide.
-- Determining present and future space and technology needs
-- Planning the complete project in advance
-- Preparing the project budget
-- Minimizing disruption and productivity losses
-- Installing office automation and technology
-- Supporting the latest office work models such as "hoteling, " telecommuting, flex hours, "virtual offices"
-- Planning for "Intelligent Building" environmental controls and security
-- Creating "green" work space environments
-- Selecting the project team
-- Planning and installing furniture, signage, decor, furnishings
"Synopsis" by , Written expressly for Facility Managers, Project Managers, Interior Designers, Architects and anyone else involved in office space planning, new office construction, renovations or relocations. This book helps successfully manage the players, agendas, and technology of today's office space construction and covers such topics as determining space and technology needs; advance project planning guidelines; and project budgeting, scheduling and productivity issues.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.