Shilpi Singh
Amity University
BusinessLean constructionUrbanizationEconomic growthSustainability
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Publications 4
#1Anurita Bhatnagar (Amity University)H-Index: 1
#2Triveni Prasad Nanda (Amity University)H-Index: 1
Last. D. T. V. Raghu Rama Swamy (Amity University)
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India is in a state of significant urban transition and transformation, which has resulted in the share of the urban population increasing from 18% in 1960 to 31% in 2011. It is expected that this growth would further accelerate, centred around cities, which are the existing centres of economic, social and urban importance. Recognizing the significance of cities in its future, the Government of India (GoI), in June 2015, launched the Smart Cities Mission (SCM), which focuses on the sustainable a...
#1Shilpi Singh (Amity University)H-Index: 2
#2Samya Rakshit (Amity University)H-Index: 1
Last. Anil Sawhney (LJMU: Liverpool John Moores University)H-Index: 17
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With increasing impact of human survival on the environment and perpetual debate of our responsibility towards future generations, sustainability has come a long way. With urbanization and sustained economic development in India, greater building activity is expected, as India gears up to build 70–80% of the expected future building stock. As developing countries fight for a greater role in changing the environmental scene globally, role of sustainability in construction education has gained amp...
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#1Saurav DixitH-Index: 2
#2Sn MandalH-Index: 2
Last. Shilpi SinghH-Index: 2
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Purpose-Construction industry development council (CIDC) and national productivity Council (NPC) has emphasized the role of skill development and training as a means of improving productivity and profitability in Indian construction sector. The purpose of this paper is to assess the appropriateness of this policy within the context of the construction industry, through the recent published national and international literature review. Design/methodology/approach-A trend analysis of construction ...
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#1Saurav DixitH-Index: 2
#2Sn MandalH-Index: 2
Last. Shilpi SinghH-Index: 2
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Purpose-The purpose of the research paper to study the area of linkage between lean construction (LC) and sustainability in Indian construction industry and rank the identified attributes on the basis of the responses given to their severity to construction projects in India. Design/methodology/approach-The research was conducted by a structured questionnaire that was sent to 180 professional working in Indian construction industry. This questionnaire requested the respondents to give a score to...
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