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PROJECT MANAGERS: BRINGIITNALL G TOGETHER Successful PMs turn the disparate elements of engineering and design into a seamless whole i t h the poten- W tially devastating o n e - t w o punch o f engineering p r o j e c t s becom- ing significantly more complex and budgetary and time con- straints increasingly demanding, effective project managers have never been more critical to the industry. Lee Baker, a senior vice presi- d e n t at Omaha-based HDR, Inc., compares today's project By Daniel Rome Levine managers to a combination of quarterback and coach. They must coordinate and motivate a va r i e t y of players, he says, in o v e r s e e i n g large multi-disci- plined projects under demand- S e p t e m b e r l October 2005 ENGINEERING INC. 1 5

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Engineering Inc. - September/October 2005

From ACEC to You
News & Notes
Market Watch
Legislative Action
Cover Story: Interview with U.S. Energy Secretary
Project Managers: Bringing it All Together
Protecting Against Infratructure Terrorism
The Other Side of Progress
Business Insights
Members in the News
One on One

Engineering Inc. - September/October 2005