PROJECT ENVIRONMENTAL AND LAND PLANNING CONSIDERATIONS
Project managers do not need to be environmental and planning experts. However, they must be familiar with the issues and concepts related to these important topics. Increasingly, environmental constraints impact the design, construction, and operation of buildings, bridges, highways, and many other facilities. Not only are these professional concerns, but they are clearly societal issues. Energy costs, water availability, waste removal and management, traffic, urban sprawl, and many quality-of-life issues strongly impact the success or failure of an individual ...