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Labour-based technology

Regional Seminar for Labour-based Practitioners (6th 1997 Jinja, Uganda)

Labour-based technology

a review of current practice

by Regional Seminar for Labour-based Practitioners (6th 1997 Jinja, Uganda)

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Published by International Labour Organisation, Advisory Support, Information Services and Training in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Public service employment -- Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Full employment policies -- Africa -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by Sam Emorut-Erongut ; edited by Angela Kabiru-Kangethe, David Mason and Gamalilhe Sibanda.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsEmorut-Erongot, Sam., Kabiru-Kangethe, Angela., Mason, David., Sibanda, Gamalilhe., Uganda. Ministry of Works, Transport, and Communications., International Labour Organisation. Advisory Support, Information Services, and Training.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD5713.6.A35 R44 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL528161M
      ISBN 109221111067
      LC Control Number98983595

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      Description: This book brings together up-to-date, undocumented information on the practices of labour-based road construction in low income countries around the world. It draws on the experiences of practitioners working in this field who describe tried and tested ideas, and also looks at .   Labour-based technology relies on locally available resources enabling the country to save foreign exchange that would have been spent on heavy equipment, fuel, oil and other lubricants in construction and maintenance of roads.

      Labour based technology -a pioneer project being implemented in the two districts is a clear success story in a rural setting where there is no adequate resources including the hiring of machinery.   Artificial intelligence. Today, the rapid advancement of computer technology, aka the 4th Industrial Revolution, is creating new opportunities and challenges for society. Researchers are divided on the effects of such changes on the labour market. Some contend that .


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Labour-based technology by Regional Seminar for Labour-based Practitioners (6th 1997 Jinja, Uganda) Download PDF EPUB FB2

The labour-based technology source book 5 The Employment-Intensive Investment Programme of the ILO The Employment-Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP) of the ILO is among the best known of all of the ILOÕs worldwide technical cooperation activities. For the past two decades this programme, with strong donor support, has.

"Labour-based technology (LBT) is now well established as a viable option for building infrastructure in countries with low wages and high unemployment.

The quality of output produced in rural roadworks, sanitation and water supply is usually indistinguishable form that produced by conventional techniques, and the costs are competitive. The labour-based technology source book 7 Training ASIST provides support to national training institutions and universities in the development and provision of training in labour-based technology and rural travel and transport.

This involves support in the development of curricula, training programmes, training material, as well as training techniques and. Labour-based Road Construction. A compilation of up-to-date, undocumented information on the practices of labor-based road construction in low income countries around the world.

It draws on the experiences of practitioners working in the field who describe tried and tested ideas, as well as looking at failures and their causes.

Module 1 Appropriate Road Works Technology Labour-based technology can be defined as the construction technology which, while maintaining cost competitiveness and acceptable engineering quality standards, maximises opportunities for the employment of labour (skilled and unskilled) together with the support of light equipment and with the utilisation of.

Part 1 – An overview of labour-based technologies and methods in infrastructure projects. An overview. Expenditure in any sector of the economy will create employment opportunities. Some sectors of industry are, however, more efficient than others at generating employment opportunities for a File Size: 3MB.

Manual labour-based technology for rural road maintenance The purpose of this training manual is to provide technical management staff and contractors with appropriate guidelines for the effective management of routine road maintenance works.

Labour- based in relation to the production process and technologies used in the production of goods and materials and in Construction Works means methods of production and technologies that are designed and managed so as to promote the creation of employment with predetermined socio. Best Practice Guideline 2: Labour-based Construction Methods for Earthworks Page 1 April, First edition of CIDB document Note: Earthworks are at the core of most civil engineering construction, especially road construction.

For centuries earthworks have been executed using employment intensive methods and there is no doubt that a wide. Road Construction Projects Road projects constructed using labour-based works methods in the period – are shown in Table Approximately km of roads were and about N$ million was invested.

Fifteen (15) road construction projects, for which some data is available, are reviewed and analysed in the following sections. Labour-based technology: a review of current practice. [David Mason; International Labour Organisation. Print book: Conference publication: Labour-based technology.

Maputo, Mozambique: National Road Administration ; Harare, Zimbabwe: International Labour Organisation, Advisory Support, Information Services and Training, Labour-based Road Construction looks at the design, selection, and use of intermediate equipment for labour forces.

It also discusses the issues of contracting out road construction and maintenance, considering the problems encountered and how to overcome them.

contractor's handbook labour-based road works Republic of Zambia Ministry of Works and Supply Roads Department, Roads Training School. Labour-based technology relies on locally available resources enabling the country to save foreign exchange that would have been spent on heavy equipment, fuel, oil and other lubricants in.

ing important aspects of Labour Based Technology, which should be remembered by the technician or engineer, who is responsible for or engaged in the supervision of the construction of a road built by labour-based technology. The Manual is designed in a manner that makes it easy to use for training and as a reference book.

Labour-based technology in rural infrastructure works optimises the use of productive labour and complements the use of labour with essential equipment necessary to meet the specified technical and engineering standards.

A suggestion has been made to Ghana to consider the use of Labour Based Technology (LBT) in its infrastructural development instead of capital intensive equipment. LBT is said to work perfectly. Road Maintenance and Regravelling (ROMAR) Using Labour-based Methods [handbook] [Andersson, Claes Axel, Beusch, Andreas, Miles, Derek] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Road Maintenance and Regravelling (ROMAR) Using Labour-based Methods [handbook]Cited by: 3. Labour based methods for materials manufacture Precast concrete products, bricks and block making The BESA building system Part 2 Part 3 Labour based construction technologies Labour-based open channel flow technology Rubble masonry dam construction technology Rubble masonry concrete arch bridge construction technology.

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It also shows that the level of planning and organisation required for efficient labour-based programmes is no less demanding than that for equipment-based programmes. The book is in two parts.

The first deals with the institutional framework within which the application of appropriate technology is proposed and with the various aspects of the.Table 2. Productivity on labour based roads [3] Surfacing Man-hours in respect of materials and construction (Man-hours/m') Type Thickness Plant-based Labour-based Slurry 15 mm 0, 2, Asphalt 25mm 0, 1, Concrete blocks 60mm 0, 2, Note: These figures apply to the surfacing of the road Size: 1MB.CHAPTER CASE STUDY: REDUCING LABOR COSTS USING INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING TECHNIQUES Shoichi Saito JMA Consultants Inc.

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