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Project Management for Designers and Facilities Managers by Howard Birnberg

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12 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS

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INTRODUCTION: A BRIEF JOURNEY THROUGH TIME

At a recent workshop for engineers, I was asked to forecast the next technological revolution in the construction industry. The question prompted me to reflect on the technological changes that have occurred in the construction industry since World War II.

1950s

The two major technological changes to affect construction during this decade were the development of mainframe computers and specialized software for scheduling construction activity. During ...

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