EPPM2015 Conference Papers

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Design-for-Manufacture Techniques in the Vietnamese Construction Industry:Opportunities and Barriers Viet Tai Nguyen and Kriengsak Panuwatwanich

Stakeholders¡¦ Perceptions of Construction Dispute Resolution Mechanism in Nigerian Construction Rasheed Isa and Fidelis Emuze

Formwork and False Work Hazards in Construction: Status and Effects in Bloemfontein, South Africa Liteboho Mothokho, Fidelis Emuze and Adefemi Aka

How Nigerian PPP Affordable Housing projects can be better implemented Using Institutional Analysis Development Framework Julius Ojebode, Kassim Gidado and Noel Painting

Overruns Again in Public Projects: Perspective from Northern Cape, South Africa Refentse Gaetsewe, Thabiso Monyane and Fidelis Emuze

The Impact of Substance Abuse in Construction: Examples from Bloemfontein, South Africa Makalo Ntili, Fidelis Emuze and Thabiso Monyane

Construction Project Control Methodologies And Productivity Improvement: EVM, BIM, LBM Russell Kenley and Toby Harfield

Yard Crane Scheduling in the Presence of Uncertain Handling Times Hamid Ghaani Farashahi, Yong Wu and Peter Tatham

Evaluation of Environmental Impact Assessment Utilization: The Case of United Kingdom Construction Projects Benjamin Edokpolo and Tarila Zuofa

Managing a Large Volume of Data for Public Engineering Enterprise Kevin Tantisevi and Jirapon Sunkpho

RFID Positioning Algorithm Chien-Ho Ko

Managing Critical Factors Causing Delays in Public Construction Projects in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Nasser Alotaibi, Monty Sutrisna and Heap-Yih Chong

Benchmarking the Maturity of Quality Management Systems in Western Australia Jayden Smith, Brad Carey, Paul Fuller and Nigel Dudley

Date Palm (Phoenix Dactylifera L.) Seed Characterization for Biochar Preparation Zainab Mahdi, Ali El Hanandeh and Qimimg J. Yu

Design, Analysis and Application of Moving Scaffold to the Maintenance for Spherical Structures Takashi Hara

Constraints in the Implementation of Public Private Partnerships in Afghanistan Sebghatullah Karimi and Poorang A. E. Piroozfar

Factors Affecting E-Tendering Process Based on The Perceptions of The Contractors Being Involved in The Tadulako University¡¦s Construction Projects Donny M. Mangitung and Diah E. Novitasari

Leveraging Lean Production Philosophy for Rationalising a Non-Linear Representation of Construction Specifications Erezi Utiome and Robin Drogemuller

Facilities Management for African Urban Marketplace: Attitudinal Change to Waste as a Core Strategy Adeni Abigo, Kassim Gidado and Paul Gilchrist

Aviation Regulations and Project Management: Developing a New System for an Aircraft Piston Engine Jacek Czarnigowski and Agata Czarnigowska

Assessing Construction Supply Chains: Search for the Best Configuration Piotr Jaśkowski, Anna Sobotka and Agata Czarnigowska

Customer Preferences of Hotel Information on Online Travel Websites in Thailand Napaporn Rianthong, Pattarporn Ak-udom, Pim Chatnarongchai and Aussadavut Dumrongsiri

Impact Analysis of Headway Distribution on Single Lane Roundabout Entry Capacity Liang Ren and Xiaobo Qu

Applicability Analysis of Aggregated Crash Index (ACI) in Freeways Yan Kuang and Xiaobo Qu

Development of Indicators for Measuring Organisational Capacity for Climate Change Adaptation Kriengsak Panuwatwanich,Oz Sahin and Vaughan Copping

Delivering Superior Mega Project Outcomes through Timely Intervention in the Civil Engineering Curriculum Danielle Lester, Jose Torero Cullen and Chris Greig

Document Management Systems in Small and Medium Size Construction Companies in Jordan Hesham Ahmad, Maha Ayoush and Subhi Bazlamit

Developing Green Procurement Framework for Construction Projects in Malaysia Asmah Alia Mohamad Bohari, and Bo Xia

Integrated Design Platform incorporating Multi-Disciplinary Early Information to Reduce Potential Delays in the Design Phase of Public Housing Projects Ahmad Tashrif and David Chua

The Abolishment of the Professional Fee Scales in South Africa Dirk Johannes Coetzee, Jean Lubbe, and Hendrik F. Prinsloo

Supply Chain Resilience ¡V Influence of Supply Chain Capabilities and Strategies on Agility and Robustness Christoph Alexander Pickert and Nattharika Rittippant

Effective Recruitment and Selection Strategies for Skilled Laborers in Heavy Highway Construction Syed Ahmed and Katelyn Briggs

Is there still a need for the Tariff of Professional fees for the Quantity Surveying Profession in South Africa? Hendrik Prinsloo and Björn Andersen

Barriers to Eliminating Waste in Production System Magdalena K. Wyrwicka and Beata Mrugalska

Exploring Accuracy Factors in Cost Estimating Practice towards Implementing Building Information Modelling (BIM) Noor Akmal Adillah Ismail , Erezi Utiome, Robert Owen and Robin Drogemuller

Looking Beyond Contemporary Project Management Sam Fernando, David Thorpe, Kriengsak Panuwatwanich and Steven Goh

Barriers to Adoption of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Iran: Preliminary Results M. Reza Hosseini, Ehsan Azari, Linda Tivendale and Nicholas Chileshe

Factors Governing Outsourcing Engineering Consultancy in Saudi Arabian Construction Industry Badr Alsulami, Usama Issa, and Sherif Mohamed

Formalizing a Language for Specifying Building Components from IFC Ernest L. S. Abbott, Kerwei Yeoh and David K.H. Chua

Coordination and Communication among Multiple Agencies in Response to Natural Disasters: An Illustrative Study Xiaobo Qu , Oz Sahin and Sherif Mohamed

The Impact of Noise on Construction Workers in South Africa Winn-Yam Ayessaki and John Smallwood

The Performance of Construction Health and Safety Agents (CHSAs) John Smallwood

Shifting the Focus of Green Building Rating Systems: A Structural Engineering Assessment of Existing Systems Including Building Life Cycle Considerations Dane Miller and Jeung-Hwan Doh

Design Modification of Draft Tube for Hydro Power Plant using CFD Analysis Gunjan B. Bhatt , Dhaval B. Shah and Kaushik M. Patel

The Role of Person-Environment Fit in Promoting Job Performance: Towards a Conceptual Model and a Research Agenda Bo Xiong

Construction and Energy Cost Saving using Building Simulation Procurement Guidelines for Sustainable Design and Construction of commercial building Projects in Australia M. Mahmudul Hasan

Integrating Highway Engineering and Transformation Project Management Maria Christina Liassides, Hamid Isfahany and Kassim Gidado

Client Learning and the Performance of Collaborative Infrastructure Projects Karen Manley and Le Chen

The Development of a Dynamic Model of Household Waste Recycling in Bangkok, Thailand Thanwadee Chinda

Major Factors Affecting Waste Generation on Construction Sites in Iran Bahareh Nikmehr, M Reza Hosseini, Mehran Oraee and Nicholas Chileshe

Risk Associated with the Use of Software¡¦s For Quantity Surveying (QS) Practces in South West Nigeria Aiyetan, A. Olatunji

Comparative Performance Evaluation of Design-Build and Traditional Procurement Systems for Highway Projects in Afghanistan Ghulam Abbas Niazi and Noel Painting

An Impact of Supply Chain Management Components on Firm Performance Veera Boonjing, Pisit Chanvarasuth and Chalermsak Lertwongsatien

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