Contemporary Approach To Project Management Constraints In The Nigerian Construction Industry

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Contemporary Approach to Project Management Constraints in the Nigerian Construction Industry

Keywords: Construction, Project Management, Project Constraints, and Nigeria.

Project management can be defined as applying the correct tools, skills, knowledge and techniques to project events so as to meet project objectives on time and within budget without compromising on the desired quality PMI, (2015). Project management can also be defined as meeting the project objectives irrespective of the constraints faced by the project Chiu, (2010). Oisen, R. (1971) tried to define project management in the 1900’s. According to him,
Project Management is made effective when you focus the use of various resources toward the accomplishment of a complex, unique, time bound and specific tasks within time and budget without compromising on quality constraints when correctly and seamlessly applying a combination of tools and techniques (such as the Projectized and matrix organisation). Every single task will need a precise mix of these tools and techniques organized to fit the project environment and life cycle (from conception to completion) of such a task.
From the above definition, we can see the relationship between project management and the project constraints in the 1900’s and as projects progressively elaborated in the millennium, Project scope was added to the list of constraints.
Project mangers are able to study or

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