Line of Balance- A Contractor Friendly Scheduling Technique

Bhushan, R S and Raghavan, Srinivasa V (2013) Line of Balance- A Contractor Friendly Scheduling Technique. Indian Journal of Applied Research, 3 (6). pp. 162-163. ISSN 2249 - 555X

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Abstract

Due to the complexity of the contemporary construction projects the need for modern day construction project management techniques is at the zenith. Line of balance (LOB), which was devised in the early 1940’s, is strength to the project management world especially to the construction domain. The line-of-balance (LOB) method of scheduling is well suited to projects that are composed of activities of a linear and repetitive nature. This paper discusses the enhancement instigated after the implementation of LOB method in the construction domain.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Line of Balance, scheduling, Construction Management, contractor, repetitive scheduling
Subjects: Engineering > MIT Manipal > Civil Engineering
Depositing User: MIT Library
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 06:47
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2013 06:47
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/137495

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