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Construction of Port Facilities

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    Course Dates: Monday, April 22 - Friday, July 12, 2019


    2.3 CEUs / 23 PDHs


    Early Bird Rate (Until April 8th): Member $1395 | Non-Member $1695
    Regular Rate (After April 8th): Member $1695 | Non-Member $1995

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    Antoine Chemali, MS, P.E., CCM

    Purpose and Background

    The main objective of this course is to introduce young professionals to the construction practices used widely for ports and harbors. The course will explore the major construction elements and the proper management techniques to deliver construction projects from the initial planning stage through construction closeout and maintenance. The knowledge gained from this course will enhance the practitioners' credentials in managing the process of capital improvements projects for the ports and harbors practices.

    Course Benefits

    • Understand project delivery process.
    • Explore project permit requirements.
    • Know the construction techniques of port facilities (terminal development).
    • Learn elements of construction project control.
    • Understand project schedule/ critical path/ major milestones.
    • Learn the requirements for delivering quality product.
    • Manage project risks to reduce or eliminate claims.

    Who Should Attend?

    • Port staff
    • Port project and construction managers/consultants
    • Port tenants/operators
    • Other construction service providers

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Learn the process of Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) delivery.
    • Understand various design & construction element requirements and associated risks.
    • Manage projects within and around active terminals.
    • Know the construction management techniques (quality/ schedule/ budget).
    • Understand maintenance requirements and budgets.

    Course Outline