PUBLICATIONS

ACTIVITIES – PUBLICATIONS

SJVE offers a variety of books, papers, meeting reports, proceedings and CD-ROMs relating to VE and management techniques. Below is a translated list of title. We regret that most of these publications are available in Japanese only.

  • VE-KATSUDO-NO-TEBIKI: Guidebook for VE activities (English translation in pdf available)
  • Introduction to VE – Q & A
  • Introduction to VE – Q & A Part II
  • Introduction to VE – Q & A New Edition
  • Manual of Construction VE – Technical Edition
  • VE Terminology
  • Guidelines for introducing VE to small and medium size enterprises
  • Practical Guide for VE Leader Examination (2001 Edition)
  • The 36th SJVE Conference Proceedings VOL.1 (Technical Papers)
  • The 36th SJVE Conference Proceedings VOL.2 (Case Reports)
  • No.09: Textbook for “Working-group Approach to VE” (WAVE)
  • No.67: Graphic VE 31
  • No.79: Research on VE Job Plan
  • No.76: How to Achieve Breakthrough VE Training
  • No.79: VE Approach to Environmental Issues
  • No.81: Managing Construction VE in revolutionary era
  • No.84: Easy VE for work improvement
  • No.86: Approach to understanding customer needs
  • No.87: Practical application of Target Costing and VE
  • No.88: How to solve unachieved target costs and the need for information analysis
  • No.89: How to set up basic specifications in the product-planning phase
  • No.90: Target Costing in Construction
  • No.r06: Customer-oriented “VANE” Method
  • No.r10: VE application to Service Industry
  • No.r11: How to set up selling price in the product-planning phase
  • No.r12: VE application in the process industry
  • No.r13: VE for leading medium-sized enterprises
  • No.r14: KANSEI “Conceptual” Approach to VE
  • No.r15: How to work on Collaborative VE in the Construction Industry
  • No.r16: Tips for success in VE projects
  • No.r17: VE Manual for architectural design
  • No.r18: Design approach for improvement in plant management

  • Easy-to-do VE
    Y. Nemoto/JMA Management Center
  • Ohanashi VE
    H. Tsuchiya et al./JSA
  • Easy-to-understand VE
    M. Ogawa/Nippon Jitsugyo Publishing
  • “VE-NO-KIHON”: The Basics of – VE, New Edition
    H. Tsuchiya & SANNO VE Research Group/SANNO Institute of Management Publication Dept.
  • “VE-NO-KIHON”: The Basics of – VE New Edition (CD-ROM)
    H. Tsuchiya & SANNO VE Research Group/SANNO Institute of Management Publication Dept.
  • VE – Value Engineering
    H. Tsuchiya/Japan HR Association
  • Breakthrough Reengineering
    S. Hibino et al./SANNO Institute of Management Publication Dept.
  • 20 steps to product development through VE
    M. Sawaguchi/Doyukan Inc.
  • All about Tear-Down
    Y. Sato/Nikkei BP Inc.
  • 3-minute Creative Thinking Method
    Y. Yamaguchi/SANNO Institute of Management Publication Dept.
  • Introduction to Construction VE
    K. Akiyama/JSA
  • Practical VE Manual for Construction
    K. Akiyama/SANNO Institute of Management Publication Dept.
  • How to work on VE in the Construction Industry
    T. Ueno/Kajima Publishing
  • Value Engineering: Practical Applications
    Alphonse J. Dell’Isola/SANNO Institute of Management Publication Dept.
  • Introduction to TRIZ
    Victor R. Fey et al./Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun
  • VE and TRIZ
    M. Sawaguchi/Doyukan Inc.
  • Profit-making strategies and VE
    M. Tanaka/SANNO Institute of Management Publication Dept.
  • Value Program Learning I – IV
    H. Tsuchiya, Y. Nakagami/SANNO Institute of Management Publication Dept.
  • Introduction to Value Engineering
    K. Akiyama/JSA
  • VE Navigator (CD-ROM)
    Society of Japanese Value Engineering