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CEE 526 - Construction Optimization

Last offered Spring 2022

Official Description

Optimizing construction project decisions during the planning and construction phases including the optimization of bid decisions; contractor and material supplier selection; site layout planning; tradeoffs among construction time, cost and quality; repetitive construction scheduling; resource allocation and leveling; and building sustainability. Course Information: 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. Prerequisite: One of CEE 420, CEE 421 or CEE 422.

Related Faculty

Subject Area

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Course Description

Optimizing construction project decisions during the planning and construction phases including the optimization of bid decisions; contractor and material supplier selection; site layout planning; tradeoffs among construction time, cost and quality; repetitive construction scheduling; resource allocation and leveling; and building sustainability are covered in this course.

Credit Hours

4 hours

Prerequisites

Undergraduate degree and one of CEE 420 (Construction Productivity), CEE 421 (Construction Planning), and CEE 422 (Construction Cost Analysis).

TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Construction OptimizationCO70702LCD41500 - 1750 W  1310 Newmark Civil Engineering Bldg Khaled A El-Rayes
Construction OptimizationONC70924ONL4 -    Khaled A El-Rayes
Construction OptimizationONL70891ONL4 -    Khaled A El-Rayes