Engineering internship at Brown & Root, Incorporated: a report
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An engineering intership at Brown & Root, Incorporated was completed over a period slightly in excess of one year. During his internship, the industrial engineer was assigned tasks related to the organization of a manufacturing department and the pursuit and completion of its projects. Many of his contributions were system-related and involved sales, engineering proposals, engineering economy, contract negotiations, employee merit evaluation, design, and general groundwork. He was also assigned to two engineering projects concerning the design and construction of manufacturing facilities. One of the project assignments required international travel to England and Nigeria, and almost all of the assignments involved some aspect of engineering management.
Description"Submitted to the College of Engineering, Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the degree of Doctor of Engineering."
Includes vita (leaf 249)
SubjectMajor Industrial Engineering
Brown & Root, Inc.
Factories - Design and construction
Manufacturing industries - Texas - Houston
Industrial engineering - Texas - Houston
Project management - Texas - Houston
Gannaway, Randall Joe, 1952- (1977). Engineering internship at Brown & Root, Incorporated: a report. Doctoral dissertation, Texas A&M University. Texas A&M University. Available electronically from