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Infrastructure Systems: Delivery and Finance

Principles of Public and Private Infrastructure Delivery

Authors: Miller, John B.

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Essential to anyone involved in the planning, design, construction, operation or finance of infrastructure assets, this innovative work puts project delivery, finance, and operation together in a practical new formulation of how both public and private owners can better manage their entire collection of infrastructure facilities.
Principles of Public and Private Infrastructure Delivery traces the history of infrastructure development and finance in the United States, and meticulously ties America's historical success in infrastructure to the simultaneous use of Design-Bid- Build, Design-Build, Design-Build-Operate, and Design-Build-Finance-Operate to deliver both public and private infrastructure collections. This historical background provides the basis for a new, integrated strategy for managing infrastructure assets in the 21st century.
Principles of Public and Private Infrastructure Delivery provides the logic and practical tools that public and private decision-makers need to make better strategic choices in the application of scarce resources to infrastructure facilities. New tools are presented that permit simple comparisons of different project delivery and finance strategies. Practical approaches are provided that allow owners to quickly compare capital program alternatives for entire collections of infrastructure facilities. Practical legislative strategies for organizing the delivery of public infrastructure are presented and described.
Principles of Public and Private Infrastructure Delivery provides a practical framework that owners can apply to implement a competitive infrastructure strategy and a principled framework that private sector firms can use to effectively reposition themselves in this changing market. It puts infrastructure asset management in an entirely new and more productive light, and establishes a new paradigm for steady improvement in the quality and cost performance of public and private infrastructure networks.
Audience: This book will be an essential reference tool for infrastructure managers throughout the public and private sectors, including:

  • Public Works Officials;
  • Corporate Officials Responsible for Asset Management;
  • State Legislators and Executive Officials;
  • State Agencies and Regional Authorities Responsible for Transportation, Water Supply and Treatment;
  • City Mayors, Town Managers, and Other Local Officials;
  • Private Infrastructure Developers and Operators;
  • Procurement and Project Counsel;
  • Design-Builders;
  • Constructors;
  • Design Professionals;
  • Management Consultants;
  • Program Managers; and
  • Financial Institutions.

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`Miller's insight into some of the newer infrastructure experiences will be of broad interest to many in the construction industry. The content of the endnotes and the appendices are so comprehensive that one is hard-pressed to imagine any other resource that contains this type of information in an organized, convenient formatPart of what makes Miller's case so persuasive is the presentation of the material. The book's organizational style is as unique as its content.'
Mike Loulakis, Design Build Magazine

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)
  • The American Infrastructure Heritage: A Depreciating Gift

    Pages 1-23

    Miller, John B., Ph.D.

  • Three Tools for Managing an Infrastructure Portfolio of Capital Projects and Services

    Pages 25-77

    Miller, John B., Ph.D.

  • Two Hundred Years of American Public Private “Partnerships”

    Pages 79-170

    Miller, John B., Ph.D.

  • The Fundamental Elements of a Stable Public/Private Infrastructure Strategy in North America

    Pages 171-279

    Miller, John B., Ph.D.

  • A Path Through the Current Confusion: Re-Establishing an Open Framework for Project Delivery and Finance in the United States

    Pages 281-341

    Miller, John B., Ph.D.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Principles of Public and Private Infrastructure Delivery
Authors
Series Title
Infrastructure Systems: Delivery and Finance
Series Volume
101
Copyright
2000
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4757-6278-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4757-6278-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-7923-7201-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-4859-5
Series ISSN
1568-251X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXII, 654
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