UTS Library

Construction Project Management: Guides and Practice Manuals

In this guide:

These are specialized resources such will help familiarize you with standards and practices in the Construction industry, and also help you calculate the cost of building.

  • National Construction Codes
    Formerly known as the Building Code of Australia, this website contains Volumes 1 and 2 of the Construction code (covering domestic and industrial buildings), plumbing and drainage codes and more.
  • CostWeb
    CostWeb is a construction cost information service. CostWeb provides up to date construction cost information for all popular building types, using building cost models based on real projects.

  • EcoSpecifier
    A database of environmentally preferable products and materials available in Australia
  • Environment Design Guide
    Australia's leading source on environmental issues for building design professionals.

  • Manual of Concrete Practice Online
    The Online MCP contains all of the ACI documents you need to answer your questions about code requirements, specifications, tolerances, concrete proportions, construction methods, evaluations of test results, and many more topics.

  • Material ConneXion
    Allows you to see the material name, picture, a brief description and manufacturer information.
  • Standards Australia Online
    Australian Standards provide access to the complete collection of current Australian Standards, Draft Standards, ACA technical standards and handbooks.