Course code BūvZ4100

Credit points 2

Supervission and Management of Construction III

Total Hours in Course80

Number of hours for lectures8

Number of hours for seminars and practical classes8

Independent study hours64

Date of course confirmation15.05.2014

Responsible UnitDepartment of Architecture and Building

Course developer

author Arhitektūras un būvniecības katedra

Sandra Gusta

Dr. oec.

Prior knowledge

BūvZ2047, Building Materials

BūvZ3111, Construction Process Technology I

BūvZ4098, Supervission and Management of Construction I

Course abstract

Students requare knowledge about construction, participants of construction, their mutual relations, legislation in construction, construction entrepreneurship, construction enterprise, contractor, structural projects stages of projection and their sequence, co-ordination, examination experts, corroboration, work with the project in building enterprice, patting into operation of buildings.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

• Knowledge: is able to name, explain and apply legislation in the field of construction, normative acts of construction; construction work processes, technologies, is the understanding of the planning, organization and management of construction works on the construction site. - Practical works.
• Skills: are able to develop sections (calendar of construction works, master plan of construction works, technological scheme of construction works and quality assurance plan) of organization (execution) of construction works, acquired skills in planning and organizing construction works in construction objects - Practical works. • Competence: is able to develop a project of planning and management of construction process. Able to comply with construction technology compliant performance technology, prepare and execute executive documentation. Able to supervise the construction process, to perform the technical and quality control of the completed work, to keep track of the completed works, to check the covered works, to control the executive documentation. - Practical works. Course project.

Course Content(Calendar)

1. Study course and its studies. Familiarization with EU and Republic of Latvia legislation in the field of planning, organization and management of construction.
2. Introduction to the Law on Public Procurement of the Republic of Latvia. Getting acquainted with the building competition regulations and examples of offers. IUB.
3. Calendar planning methods for construction processes.
4. Graphical modeling of construction processes over time.
5. Flow method in construction. Graphic methods of flow design - line graphs, cyclograms, workforce resource schedules, network graphs.
6. Scheduling Rhythmic Flow.
7. Planning of non-rhythmic flow with equal rhythm shift.
8. Planning non-rhythmic flow with unmatched rhythms.
9. Scheduling a Diverse Flow Calendar.
10. Calculation of non-limiting flow by matrix method.
11. Construction of network graphics on a time scale for the construction of a three-dimensional building. Network graphics optimization.
12. Collection of materials and presentation of explanatory memorandum.
13. Calculating Network Graph in Table. Determining the critical path.
14. Calculating Network Graphics on Graphics. Determining the critical path.
15. Development of network graphics using MS Project. 16. Defending the course project. Analysis and evaluation of the course project.

Requirements for awarding credit points

The student must attend at least 85% of the class. Three tests must be written. Practical work should be developed. There must be submitted and defended the course project in accordance with the study program in the amount of 2 KP, passed the exam on the program issues. The student should regularly monitor changes in the legislation of the Republic of Latvia and the European Union in the field of construction.

Description of the organization and tasks of students’ independent work

Presentation on the topic of the report (at least 10 slides). Practical works.

Criteria for Evaluating Learning Outcomes

The assessment of the study course exam depends on the study course's test, the presentation and the cumulative assessment of the practical work. The exam mark is calculated as the arithmetic mean of the test work marks, presentation marks, and assessment of the exam questions.

Compulsory reading

1. Fjodorova S., Gusta S. Būvniecības darbu veikšanas projektēšana. Lekciju konspekts. Rīga: RTU, 2009. 40 lpp.
2. Būvniecības vadības rokasgrāmata. Rīga: Dienas bizness, 2006. 3. Fjodorova S. Darba kvalitāte būvniecībā un būvobjektu pieņemšana ekspluatācijā. Rīga: RTU, 2008.

Further reading

1. Būvniecības likums: LR likums [tiešsaiste]. Stājas spēkā 01.10.2014, ar grozījumiem. [Skatīts 17.01.2016.]. Pieejams: http://likumi.lv/doc.php?id=258572
2. Vispārīgie būvnoteikumi: MK noteikumi Nr.500 [tiešsaiste]. Stājas spēkā 01.10.2014. ar grozījumiem. [Skatīts .17.01.2016.]. Pieejams: http://likumi.lv/doc.php?id=269069 3. Ēku būvnoteikumi: MK noteikumi Nr.529 [tiešsaiste]. Stājas spēkā 01.10.2014. ar grozījumiem. [Skatīts .17.01.2016.]. Pieejams: http://likumi.lv/doc.php?id=269164

Periodicals and other sources

1. Latvijas Būvniecība: ceļvedis būvniecības nozares virzītājiem. Rīga: Lilita. ISSN 1691-4058.
2. Praktiskā Būvniecība. Rīga: ISAVE. ISSN 1407-8929. 3. Būvinženieris. Rīga: Latvijas Būvinženieru savienība, ISSN 9771-0008. 3. Latvijas Arhitektūra: ceļvedis arhitektūras jomas speciālistiem: Rīga: Lilita. ISSN 1407-4923

Notes

1-st Level professional Higher Educational Programme “Civil Engineering”.