PROJECT


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project

[′prä‚jekt]
(engineering)
A specifically defined task within a research and development field, which is established to meet a single requirement, either stated or anticipated, for research data, an end item of material, a major component, or a technique.

Project

The total activity that is to be undertaken, whether a construction or renovation project, that is the total construction work to be performed under the contract documents.

project

1. A construction undertaking, composed of one or more buildings and the site improvements, planned and executed in a fixed time period.
2. In an office, a job or a commission.
3. A planned, large apartment building or housing complex, usually built at minimum cost with government funds for low-income families; also called a housing project.
4. The total construction designed by the architect, of which the work performed under the contract documents may be the whole or a part.

PROJECT

Subsystem of ICES. Sammet 1969, p.616.
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Though it's unknown what investment groups, lenders or pension funds will be approached for the North Bay project, Lee says, "I can tell you there are consortia and groups quite ready to jump into this opportunity.
Project upcoming costs and revise them as changes occur.
Each student evaluated the project using an evaluation form provided by the instructor.
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She also wrote in her editorial to The Seattle Times on May 1, 2002, "On project labor agreements, we think it is important we utilize what has been a very effective tool for being able to complete very important public projects on time, on budget, as promised.
and 2) the principal investigator (center director) should provide a minimum 20% time commitment (direct and in-kind), and each member of the internal advisory committee (one exploratory, prevention/intervention, and translation project investigator) should provide a minimum of 5% time commitment for the Construction Center's administration and coordination.
We apply many innovative engineering solutions these days compared to traditional engineering to reduce the cost of engineering, typically about 10% of a project, and reduce the cost of construction, about 30% of a project," Johnson said.
Another organizational alignment issue is choosing between centralized or decentralized project management.
The following are some "Monday morning quarterback" reflections on the importance of a secure, accessible project file, the obstacles to achieving it, and how to overcome them.
One survey instrument, Project Profile, was developed for project director responses and another survey, Project Staff Profile, was developed for support staff responses to identify what type of training and technical assistance would be needed to implement the project objectives of the American Indian VR Projects.
Equipment for the Marafiq project would be shipped from the end of February 2008 through the end of January 2009.
Additionally, the BattleBots Project successfully introduced the cadets to MDMP.