Role of Material Management In Apartment Building

Authors(2) :-P. Ezhilmathi, Dr. T. Shanmugapriya

In recent trends a wide range of building materials is available for the construction of Civil Engineering structures. The total cost of materials may be up to 50% or more of the total cost incurred in construction project reliant upon the type of project. Therefore the proper management of this single largest component can improve the productivity and cost efficiency of a project and help ensure its timely completion. Effective construction materials management is a key to success for a construction project. Initially, the qualitative information regarding deviation in planned and actual materials was found in terms of S curve analysis using MSP tool. From the result of S curve analysis, the lagging time of the project could be found. To maintain sufficient stock of raw material in period of short supply, to protect inventory against deterioration and control investment in inventories and to keep it in an optimum level an inventory control technique, EOQ analysis was carried out in second phase of study to overcome the problems of stock out.

Authors and Affiliations

P. Ezhilmathi
Department of Civil Engineering, Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu, India
Dr. T. Shanmugapriya
Department of Civil Engineering, Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu, India

Construction Materials, Cost control, Materials Management, Inventory control.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 4 | May-June 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-06-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 95-100
Manuscript Number : IJSRST173410
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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P. Ezhilmathi, Dr. T. Shanmugapriya, " Role of Material Management In Apartment Building", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp.95-100, May-June-2017.
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