About the author
Peter Williams has experience as a site engineer, quantity surveyor and building and civil engineering estimator with a number of large contractors. He was also director of a civil engineering and building contracting company. His lecturing career began as a senior lecturer at Liverpool Polytechnic, followed by a number of years in industry. He was then appointed principal lecturer at Liverpool John Moores University and became Director of Quantity Surveying and latterly Head of Construction Management Development.