The international journal of construction management
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#1Robert Osei-Kyei (USYD: University of Sydney)H-Index: 11
#2Albert P.C. Chan (PolyU: Hong Kong Polytechnic University)H-Index: 51
Last. Ayirebi Dansoh (KNUST: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology)H-Index: 6
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The careful assessment and evaluation of unsolicited public–private partnership (PPP) proposals prior to their implementation is very critical towards achieving effective outcomes including wider social benefits and value for money. This article aims to develop a pragmatic model (i.e. project selection index) that could be used to quantify the viability levels of unsolicited PPP proposals drawing on a well-defined set of evaluation criteria for unsolicited proposals. A questionnaire survey was c...
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#1Tharun Dolla (IITG: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati)H-Index: 1
#2Boeing Laishram (IITG: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati)H-Index: 4
AbstractMunicipal Solid Waste (MSW) management has been a crucial social sector and is part of millennium development goals. Government of India started to use public-private partnerships for this ...
#1Franco Muleya (Copperbelt University)H-Index: 1
#2Sambo Zulu (LBU: Leeds Beckett University)H-Index: 1
Last. Petra Chambwe Nanchengwa (Copperbelt University)H-Index: 1
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The aim of this research was to investigate the role of this PPP Act on the private sector’s decision to participate in PPP projects in Zambia. A mixed method design was adopted for this re...
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#1Fangyu Guo (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University)H-Index: 3
#2Charles T. Jahren (Iowa State University)H-Index: 3
Last. Cheng Zhang (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University)H-Index: 12
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AbstractTechnologies are continuously evolving and transportation agencies are always trying to find appropriate technologies to assist with their projects. However, it might be hard to answer what...
#1Isaac Sakyi Damoah (BU: Bournemouth University)H-Index: 3
Last. Desmond Kwadjo KumiH-Index: 1
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The construction industry of every country drives economic growth as it serves as the foundation for other sectors’ growth and as such, the need to manage projects in this sector cannot be overemphasised. However, in developing countries, some of these projects fail through abandonment but researchers have not paid attention to the effects that these abandoned construction projects have on stakeholders associated with such projects. This study, therefore, investigates the effects of abandonment ...
#1Ayman Ahmed Ezzat Othman (British University in Egypt)H-Index: 9
#2Mohamed Hesham Madbouly Khalil (British University in Egypt)H-Index: 2
Being one of the creative industries worldwide, Architecture plays a significant role towards developing communities, fulfilling their needs and meeting their expectations. The divergence of societ...
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AbstractImproving Health and Safety (H&S) performance in the construction industry is dependent on the prevailing culture of an organization. Culture development is also dependent in part on commun...
#1Rebecca J. Yang (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 14
#2Chathuri Gunarathna (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 1
Last. Chengyang Liu (University of Melbourne)
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The potential health and safety (H&S) benefits of advanced technologies are not currently being optimized in the construction industry. This research aims to identify the technical, economic and social issues and their respective solutions of real-time H&S management technologies during their implementation and operation. A comprehensive literature review is conducted to analyse the technical, economic and social aspects of a number of example real-time H&S management technologies. Using the inf...
#1G. Muneeswaran (Anna University)H-Index: 1
#2P. Manoharan (Anna University)H-Index: 1
Last. Adeyemi Adesina (Concordia University)H-Index: 6
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Construction projects are highly complex and dynamic in nature. However, its dynamicity subjects it to several delays and risks; before, during and after construction. Therefore, it is paramount to identify the possible sources of delays and risks so as to prioritize them. This study used a literature review and perception of construction professionals in the Indian construction industries to assess and prioritize delays and risks. Statistical analysis using relative importance index and fuzzy r...
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#1Phuoc Luong Le (École de technologie supérieure)H-Index: 2
#2Walid Elmughrabi (École de technologie supérieure)H-Index: 1
Last. Amin Chaabane (École de technologie supérieure)H-Index: 10
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AbstractThis paper utilizes a systematic literature review methodology to identify the present focuses and discuss the future directions of decision-making in construction supply chain management (CSCM). The results show that, at present, the CSCM applications are still focusing on material and resources management with the internal supply chain (SC) integration. Strategic decisions related to building partnerships, IT-based planning and logistics-based planning are not conducted at the early ph...
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