(Suzhou University of Science and Technology), Hongxia Duan1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Suzhou University of Science and Technology)+ 3 AuthorsShane Galvin (UNSW: University of New South Wales)
AbstractEffective rework management (RM) not only increases profitability but also enhances management competence of contractors. However, little research has been conducted to explore the learning nature of RM from the perspective of contractors. Based on a longitudinal case study of three construction projects, this paper aims to present a holistic analysis on the RM learning process from the experience of a small-to-medium (SM) general contractor (GC) in China to explore the underlying facts ...
(PolyU: Hong Kong Polytechnic University)+ 2 AuthorsYongjian Ke19
Estimated H-index: 19
(University of Newcastle)
Abstract A significant number of literatures have concentrated on diverse issues related to Public–Private Partnership (PPP) both in China and abroad. However, there is no systematic analysis on the PPP research progress and status in Chinese journals, which is worth investigating because China is one of the largest PPP markets globally. In addition, there are many PPP publications in international journals based on the context of China. A comparative study is still missing between the PPP publi...
(Suzhou University of Science and Technology), Peng Wu17
Estimated H-index: 17
(Central Queensland University)
Abstract Workplace accidents would incur various losses to the injured workers and their families, employers and society. This study aims to investigate the magnitude of workplace accident costs to building contractors and identify factors influencing workplace accident costs of building projects. Data were collected using multiple techniques (structured interviews, archival records and questionnaires) from 47 completed building projects in Singapore. Data were analyzed using bivariate correlati...