Baubetrieb und Bauwirtschaft

Philipp HAIN - Project Management in Construction Industry - A Comparison between Austria and Brazil

TU Wien, 2011



The following report will demonstrate the differences in construction business for the 2 countries, Austria and Brazil. To do this, the company largest (in size, capacity, equity) have be chosen from each country and compared to demonstrate the most common methods of project management, market strategy/development and attracting new projects into their respective region. Facts respective to the construction industry itself is also conversed from a global viewpoint so that a “new way” of project management in construction business is developed in the area of lean construction.