Question Paper: Construction Management Question Paper - May 17 - Civil Engineering (Semester 8) - Mumbai University (MU)
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## Construction Management - May 17

### MU Civil Engineering (Semester 8)

Total marks: 80
Total time: 3 Hours
INSTRUCTIONS
(1) Assume appropriate data and state your reasons
(2) Marks are given to the right of every question
(3) Draw neat diagrams wherever necessary

1(a) Following is the data associated with small construction Project. Draw Network. Calculate event Times. Identify Critical Path, Also determine Values of all types of floats.
 Activity A B C D E F G Preceeding  Activity ----- A A A B D C,E,F Duration(days). 5 4 7 5 3 4 7
10 marks 12303

1(b) Explain, Henry Fayol's 14 Principles of Management.
10 marks 11617

2(a) Following is the data associated with a small Project.
 Activity 1-2 1-3 1-4 2-5 3-5 4-6 5-6 To(weekss) 1 1 2 1 2 2 3 Tm(weeks) 1 4 2 1 5 5 6 Tp(weeks) 7 7 8 1 14 8 15

 Z -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 3 P(%) 0.13 2.28 15.87 50 84.13 97.72 99.87

Determine standard Deviation & Variance of the Project. Also determine the Probability of completing the project at :-
i) Expected duration ii) 3 weeks earlier than expected duraiton
iii) 3 weeks later than expected duration.
10 marks 12304

2(b) What is Quality control? Explain the role of inspection in quality control
10 marks 11063

3(a) Determine optimum cost of optimum duration for the following data of a project . Indirect Cost of project = Rs. 1000/day.
 Activity 1-2 1-3 2-3 2-4 3-4 4-5 National Duration(days) 6 8 4 5 5 7 Crash Duration (days) 3 5 1 3 3 4 Normal Cost (Rs). 7000 4000 6000 8000 5000 8000 Crash Cost ( Rs) 14500 8500 9000 15000 11000 15000
10 marks 12305

3(b) What do you understand by "Updating of Project? What information is required while updating? Explain the stepwise procedure of updating.
10 marks 11070

4(a) Table below shows activites, their durations and labour requirements:
 Activity Duration Carpenters A (1-2) 8 3 B (1-3) 11 4 C (2-5) 6 2 D (3-4) 5 5 E(3-5) 8 3 F (4-5) 5 3

Workout daily requirement of carpenters with all activity schedule to start at their EST, LST. Also prepare historgam. Comment which schedule will you prefer &why?
10 marks 12289

4(b) Explain Resurce Smoothening & Resource Levelling.
10 marks 8098

5(a) Explain the functions of Human Resource Management.
10 marks 11081

5(b) What is accounting? Explain generally accepted principles of an accounting.
10 marks 12291

### Write short note any five question from Q.6(a, b, c, d, e,f )

6(a) Job Layout
10 marks 11075

6(b) Work Breakdown Structure
10 marks 8084

6(c) Net Present value
10 marks 12307

6(d) ISO 14000
10 marks 11064

6(e) Time Over-run & Cost Over-run
10 marks 12281

6(f) Contribution of Mr.Taylor.
10 marks 12308