875322 Construction methods and management for barrier structures

Seminar and field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Wehrmann, Harald
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Planning of structural engineering projects:
1.) Scheduling and time management
2.) Planning and management of construction equipment
3.) Planning and budgeting of construction costs
4.) Scheduling of construction work

Management and implementation of structural engineering projects:
1.) Preparatory work
2.) Tendering and contracting
3.) Development and preparation of the construction site
4.) Construction procedures and construction site management
5.) Protection of workers and construction site safety
6.) Project calculation and post calculation

Construction procedures for protective structures against hazards of
1.) Water
2.) Snow
3.) Avalanches
4.) Landslides
5.) Rockfall

Previous knowledge expected

Completed Bachelor's degree in KTWW or equivalent Bachelor’s degree.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students acquire the knowledge and skills required for an efficient planning and management of structural engineering projects. They also learn to identify, evaluate and assess the most important construction procedures for protective structures against hazards of water, snow, avalanches, landslides and rockfall.
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