Building Maintenance Processes And Practices: The Case Of A Fast Developing Country by Abdul Lateef OlanrewajuBuilding Maintenance Processes And Practices: The Case Of A Fast Developing Country by Abdul Lateef Olanrewaju

Building Maintenance Processes And Practices: The Case Of A Fast Developing Country

byAbdul Lateef Olanrewaju, Abdul-Rashid Abdul-Aziz

Paperback | September 10, 2016

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This book is designed to be an inclusive for the best practice approach to building maintenance management, where the processes, procedures and operational systems meet a high standard of professional and academic competence. It offers a different perspective on building maintenance management by presenting the schematic building maintenance value chain model and it's implementation in Malaysian university buildings. The findings show an improvement to building performance, lower maintenance cost, building sustainability and increased maintenance service user satisfaction. The learning outcomes and summaries provided for each chapter and the extensive use of tables and figures add to the readability of the text. Though the book is based on data from Malaysia, it is useful for a much wider audience, and the informal writing style makes it an interesting reference source. This book is valuable for readers who are practitioners, professionals and for academic institutions that offer courses in the building field, including architecture, quantity surveying, civil engineering, building and facility management, property management, real estate. It will also be of interest to governments and others involved in the construction industry.

Abdul Lateef Olanrewaju first worked in the construction industry was as a quantity surveyor about 15 years ago. He has been involved in various construction projects from the conceptual stages to completion. He has also undertaken full-time research work and has contributed towards enhancing and strengthening investigations into in th...
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Title:Building Maintenance Processes And Practices: The Case Of A Fast Developing CountryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:331 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.17 inPublished:September 10, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9811013780

ISBN - 13:9789811013782

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Table of Contents

Overview.- An Overview of the Construction Industry.- Maintenance of Academic Buildings.- Malaysian Education System and University Buildings.- Building Maintenance Processes, Principles, Procedures, Practices and Strategies.- Methodological Issues.- Sustainability Maintenance Initiatives.- Conclusions and Recommendations.