Construction Management and Economics
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#1Vacharapoom Benjaoran (Suranaree University of Technology)H-Index: 5
#2Vachara Peansupap (Chula: Chulalongkorn University)H-Index: 9
AbstractMany temporary facilities are required during on-site construction operations of most projects. They must be situated in convenient locations as ease of access can have a significant impact...
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#1Ahmed W. A. Hammad (UNSW: University of New South Wales)H-Index: 8
AbstractEffective construction site layout planning is imperative for ensuring the productivity and safety of construction operations during the various phases of a project. Contrary to previous st...
AbstractThe Critical Path Method (CPM) has failed practically for scheduling repetitive projects and Line Of Balance (LOB) has emerged as an alternative for scheduling such projects. Because of the size of most repetitive projects, efficient resource management plays a vital role in their successful implementation. However, resource levelling and allocation have not been formally investigated in repetitive projects. Heuristic methods and optimization techniques have been traditionally used to so...
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#1Amir R. Hessami (A&M: Texas A&M University)H-Index: 2
#2V. Faghihi (A&M: Texas A&M University)H-Index: 5
Last. David N. Ford (A&M: Texas A&M University)H-Index: 25
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AbstractPrograms to improve the sustainability of building infrastructures often consist of project portfolios that need to be prioritized in an appropriate chronological fashion to maximize the pr...
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#1M Matar (Cairo University)H-Index: 3
#2Hesham Osman (Cairo University)H-Index: 10
Last. Moheeb El-Said (Cairo University)H-Index: 11
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AbstractEnvironmental performance criteria currently represent major decision factors in civil engineering projects, including pipeline construction. This paper presents a framework based on system...
#1Jing Zhang (RyeU: Ryerson University)
#2Fangjian Chen (RyeU: Ryerson University)
Last. Xian-Xun Yuan (RyeU: Ryerson University)H-Index: 8
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AbstractCost overrun and schedule delay are pervasive in large public infrastructure projects in Canada and there is an ongoing debate over the root causes of these delivery risks and how best to m...
#1Thayla Zomer (University of Cambridge)
#2Andy Neely (University of Cambridge)
Last. Ajith Kumar Parlikad (University of Cambridge)H-Index: 14
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Building Information Modelling (BIM) has been widely seen as bringing a paradigm change to the construction industry. However, scholars have acknowledged that neither widespread BIM implementation ...
#1Ruixue Zhu (Deakin University)
#2Xiancun Hu (UC: University of Canberra)
Last. Chunlu Liu (Deakin University)H-Index: 14
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With the rapid growth in economic and technological development, the linkage of the construction industry with the economy has changed in the past decades, which may have generated corresponding ch...
#1Arto Reiman (University of Oulu)H-Index: 5
#2Louise Møller Pedersen (AAU: Aalborg University)H-Index: 6
Last. Tuula Räsänen (Finnish Institute of Occupational Health)H-Index: 6
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AbstractStudies across trades suggest that occupational accident and injury rates and costs are higher than average in the construction industry. There is a need for innovative and cost-effective o...
#1Helen Lingard (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 32
#2Ron Wakefield (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 17
Last. Derek H.T. Walker (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 37
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It is increasingly expected that public sector clients embed work health and safety (WHS) into procurement and project management practices for infrastructure/engineering construction projects. Cli...
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