CITC-5: Istanbul, Turkey

May 20-22, 2009 

Conference Papers

The Risk of Contractor Default

David Arditi

Exploring the Issues for Innovation Platforms for the Future of Construction Industry: Scenario Planning Approach

Ghassan Aouad, Carl Abbott, Bilge Erdogan, & Beliz Ozorhon

The Modeling Building Life Cycle Costs with Software Support

Jana Korytárová, Leonora Marková, & Martin Nový

An Artificial Neural Network for the Pre-Estimation of Construction Costs for Electrical and Mechanical Installations on Road Tunnels

Alexander Maravas, John Paris Pantouvakis, & Dimitrios Kaltsas

 
Analyzing Critical Factors of Infrastructure Funds: An Introduction

Yiannis Xenidis

 
An Overview of the Implementation of Private Finance Initiative (PFI) in Malaysian Construction Industry

Shamsida Hj Saidan Khaderi & Sr Abdul Rashid Abd Aziz

 
Construction-Friendly Bank: A Pre-Feasibility Study

Vasantha Abeysekera

Building Theory on Monetary Retention Regimes

Vasantha Abeysekera, Priyanka Raina, & Thomas Netizert

Sustainable Construction: Private Finance Initiative (PFI) Road Cases in the UK – The Theory

Rıfat Akbıyıkl & David Eaton

 
Sustainable Construction: Private Finance Initiative (PFI) Road Projects in the UK – The Reality

Rıfat Akbıyıkl & David Eaton

 
Factors Affecting Project Cost and Time in Construction

Aynur Kazaz & Nihan Avcioğlu Tunçbilekli

Estimation of Building Costs Using Geographic Information Systems

Önder Halis Bettemir & Rifat Sonmez

Cost Estimation of Trackworks of Lightrail and Metro Projects

Murat Gündüz & Erhan Öztürk

Structural Equation Model of Estimating Final Construction Cost of Road Tunnel

Kleopatra Petroutsatou & Sergios Lambropoulos

Implementing the Balanced Scorecard in the Greek Construction Companies Projects

Odysseus G. Manoliadis & Ioannis Tsolas

A Criteria Model for Budgeting and Assessing Industrial Sites Location in Developing Economy

Kareem Buliaminu

A Dynamic Model for Sequential Expansion in Building, Machinery and Manpower Based on Gradual Funding

Kareem Buliaminu

 
Investment Appraisal of a Small Hydro Power Plant: A Case Study for a Small Hydro Power Plant in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Tahir Çelik & Faruk Ibišević

 
Exploring Estimator Behaviour in Pricing Road Projects

Charles Afetornu, Francis Edum-Fotwe, Ronald McCaffer, Alex Twumasi-Boakye, & Frank Desmond Kofi Fugar

Investigating the Range of Estimating Accuracy in Road Projects

Charles Afetornu, Francis Edum-Fotwe, Ronald McCaffer, Alex Twumasi-Boakye, & Frank Desmond Kofi Fugar

 
Detailed Estimating Practices of Construction Firms in Pakistan

Rizwan U. Farooqui, Farrukh Arif, Syed M. Ahmed, & Sarosh H. Lodi

 
Vulnerability Assessment of Waterfront Residential Properties to Climate Change

Oz Sahin & Sherif Mohamed

 
Investment into New Technology under Uncertainty Conditions

Anita Ceric

 
A Fuzzy Logic Approach for Contractor Selection

Mohamed A. El Agroudy, Emad Elbeltagi, & Mohamed Emam Abd El Razek

 
A Spatial Decision Support System for Highway Infrastructure

Konstantinos Lakakis, Manolis Charalampakis, & Paraskevas Savvaidis

 
Equipment Supplier Selection under Multiple Criteria

Georgios N. Aretoulis, Stella Papapavlou-Ioakeimidou, Glykeria P. Kalfakakou, & Konstantinos I. Anastasiadis

 
Management of Reservoir Operation by Fuzzy Logic Decision Making

Seyed Hossein H. Nourzad, Reza Ghodsi, & Mohammad Kashef

 
Evaluation Support in Strategic Decision Making Processes Comparing Tools and Methodologies

Cristina Coscia, Elena Fregonara, & Diana Rolando

 
Tower Crane Placement Analysis

Peter Makýš

 
Strategic Group Analysis by Using Fuzzy Clustering

Cenk Budayan, Irem Dikmen, M. Talat Birgonul

 
Solution of Unbalanced Transportation Problems Using Simplified Generalized Network Algorithm (SGNA)

Osman Aytekin, Hakan Kuşan, İlker Özdemir

 
A Proposal for Architects’ Design Performance Assessment Using Objectives Matrix

A.Yağmur Topraklı, A.Tanju Gültekin

 
A Conceptual Framework to Assess Architectural Design Quality by Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) and Its Integration to Building Contracts

Timuçin Harputlugil & A.Tanju Gültekin

 
Home-Buyers’ Product Selecting Criteria vs. Satisfaction Rate in Northern Cyprus Construction Market

Mehmedali Egemen

 
Regeneration Decision-Making: Some Early ‘Opportunities’ and Decisions for SURegen

Amanda Marshall-Ponting

 
Risk Management: A New Project Management Perspective

Pasis Mselle and Mex Muatjetjeja, Dean Kashiwagi, Jacob Kashiwagi, & Kenneth Sullivan

 
Risk Analysis in Transport Infrastructure Concession Project Funding: The Case of Thessaloniki Submerged Highway Project

Panagiotis Papaioannou & George Aretoulis

 
Evaluation of Risk Perceptions in Construction

Ellen Lau, Raymond Wong, & Greg Tse

 
Case Studies of the Applicability of Risk Management Practice in Klang Valley, Malaysia

Norazian Mohamad Yusuwan, Hamimah Adnan, & Ahmad Faris Omar

 
Risk Management of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Infrastructure Policy and Implementation: A Philippine Contractors Point of View

Marikit Natividad-Ogena

 
Managing the Risk of Contractor Failure

Zeynep Yağmuroğlu, Murat Günaydın, & David Arditi

 
Cost and Time Focused Risk Analysis in the Turkish Construction Industry

Aynur Kazaz & Serdar Ulubeyli

 
Risk Management Maturity Models: A Review and Future Directions for Improvement

Begum Ongel, Ali Murat Tanyer, & Irem Dikmen

 
Role of Insurance in Mitigating Natural Catastrophic Risks

Islam H. El-adaway

 
Construction Sequence Planning – An Interaction Diagram to Determine the Output of Reinforced Concrete Works

Christian Hofstadler

 
Application of Chronometric Measurement and Simulation Systems for Better Planning and More Productive Execution of Construction Projects in Croatia

 

 
Advanced Line of Balance Method (ALoB) in Partly-Repetitive Model-Based Scheduling

Can Ersen Fırat, David Arditi, & Juhani Kiiras

 
An Assessment of Nominal and Actual Productivity of the Construction Equipment based on Several Earth-fill Dam Projects in Iran

Hamed Nabizadeh Rafsanjani, Yaghoob Gholipour, & Hassan Hosseini Ranjbar

 
Historical Data-Based and Simulation-Aided Probabilistic Approach for Cost-Time Control

Heedae Park, Seung Heon Han, Donghoon Yeo, Bo Seong Kang 

 
Project Performance Measurement: Implications of Current Trends on the Project Manager’s Responsibility

Achimba Chibueze Ogbonna

 
Planning of Linear Construction Projects Using Geographic Information Systems

Rifat Sonmez & Furkan Uysal

 
A Solution for Developing the Algorithm of Transferring Cost Estimation Data to a CPM Program via Construction Management ERP Software

Ahmet Avinal

 
How Should Expertise Classification be Evaluated Within Construction Planning?

Ahmet Avinal

 
Cost and Time of Construction Projects in Malaysia

Intan Rohani Endut, Zayanna Shehu, Akintola Akintoye, & Aini Jaafar

 
Application of a Heuristic Algorithm for Efficient Resource Scheduling: A Case Study

David Greenwood & Davood Fazel

 
Estimating Pavement Maintenance Costs under Performance-Based Contracts

Kamalesh Panthi, Syed M. Ahmed, & Rizwan U. Farooqui

 
Unique Dashboard Needs of Construction Project Team Members

Guzide Atasoy, Burcu Akinci, Katherine Basta

 
Botswana Construction Procurement Process: A New Approach

Aderemi Adeyemiy, Joe Ssegawa, Dean Kashiwagi, & Kenneth Sullivan

 
Selection Criteria used for the Choice of Procurement System for Major Highway Construction Projects

Fani Antoniou & Glykeria Kalfakakou

 
Procurement Selection Practices in Post Disaster Project Management: A Case Study in Banda Aceh, Indonesia

Abu Hassan Abu Bakar, Omar Osman, & Alfa Taras Bulba

 
Cultural Diversity and Its Effect on Construction Project Team Effectiveness

Mohammed Dulaimi, Amjad Hariz

 
Evaluation of How Construction is to be Procured in Next Ten Years in The 2010s

Ellen Lau

 
Procurement Strategies for the Oil and Gas Industry: Capturing Changing Values and Dealing with Multi Cultural Complexity

Mohammad Fadhil Mohammad

 
Utility Model for Evaluation of Alternative Procurement Methods

Li-Chung Chao

 
Is it the Culture or an Unstable Procurement Model that Causes Nonperformance in Botswana’s Project Management?

Mex Muatjetjeja, Pasis Mselle, Dean Kashiwagi, &Kenneth Sullivan

 
Minimizing the Impact of Culture in Botswana on the Implementation of New PM Paradigms

Mex Muatjetjeja, Dean Kashiwagi, Kenneth Sullivan, & Jacob Kashiwagi

 
Can Developing Countries Leapfrog the Project Management Technology of More Developed Countries?

Pasis Mselle, Joe Ssegawa, Dean Kashiwagi, & Kenneth Sullivan

 
Senior Housing in Finland – Case Tampere

 

 
Profiling the Modern Project Manager

Georgios N. Aretoulis, Eleni N. Aretouli, Demos C. Angelides, & Glykeria P. Kalfakakou

 
The Attributes of Malaysian Construction Clients during Briefing Process and Factors Influencing Them: A Comparison between Public and Private Clients

Norizan Ahmad, Ismail Rahmat, & Rahasnan Abd Rashid

 
Better Understanding of Project Management for Small Contractors in Malaysia

Hamimah Adnan & Aizuddin Che Mansor

 
The Variables that Influence the Attributes of Malaysian Construction Clients during Briefing Process

Rahasnan Abd Rashid, Norizan Ahmad, & Ismail Rahmat

 
Critical Success Factors (CSF’s) of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Infrastructure Policy and Implementation: A Case Study in Philippine Road Sub-Sector

Marikit Natividad-Ogena

 
A Framework for Strategic Management in Construction Contracting firms – The Case of Pakistan

Rehan Masood, Rizwan U. Farooqui, & Junaid Aziz

 
Relationship Between Partnering Process in Construction and Customer Satisfaction

Ömür Uzaslan

 
Factors Affecting Marketing Success for Construction Companies in the Housing Sector

Gokhan Arslan, Serkan Kivrak, Mevlut Tankisi

 
A Striking Case Study in Respect to the Construction Project Management Aspects of an Ongoing Large Scale Industrial Construction Project

Cengiz Akın

 
Evaluating Innovation Performance of Countries in the Construction Industry by Using Patent Data

Esin Ergen, Cemil Baspinar

 
Visual Management – A General Overview 

Algan Tezel, Lauri Koskela, Patricia Tzortzopoulos

 
Managerial Competencies of Construction Managers

David Arditi, Gulsah Balci

 
Measuring Construction Innovation

Beliz Ozorhon, Carl Abbott, & Ghassan Aouad

 
The Leader, The Led & The Mission: Their Impact on Project Leadership Performance

Sambo Zulu

 
Lean Construction Principles, Prerequisites, and Strategies for Implementation

Lincoln H. Forbes

Quantifying the Criteria for Performance Appraisal of Project Managers in Pakistani Construction Industry

Rizwan U. Farooqui, Nida Azhar, Sarosh H. Lodi, & Sahibzada F.A. Rafeeqi

 
Ranking Construction Superintendent Competencies and Attributes Required for Success in Pakistani Construction Industry

Rizwan U. Farooqui, Muhammad Saqib, Syed M. Ahmed, & Kamalesh Panthi

 
Communication of Constructibility: A Comparative Analysis Between Design-Bid-Build and Design-Build Delivery Methods

Ahmed Fathi Waly

Adopting a New Housing Delivery System: The Case of Private Housing Developers in Malaysia

Nor’Aini Yusof, Mohd Wira Mohd Shafiei, Sofri Yahya, & Ng Lee Fen

 
Public Private Partnership Model for Airport Investments in Turkey: The Case of Ankara Esenboğa International Airport Build Operate Transfer (BOT) Project

Aylin Selen & A. Feride Armangil Gökalp

 
Influence of Project Delivery Methods on Achieving High Performance, Sustainable Buildings: Preliminary Results Based on a Pilot Study

Lipika Swarup, Sinem Korkmaz, Michael Horman, & David Riley

 
Policy, Practice, Education and Research Issues in Designing for Safety

Rafiq M. Choudhry, Helen Lingard, & Nick Blismas

 
Modeling Three-Dimensional Space Requirements for Safe Operation of Heavy Construction Equipment

Farnaz Sadeghpour & Jochen Teizer

 
Demolition Within Congested Urban Environment – Nature of Risk and System to Ensure Safety During Work, the Hong Kong Cases

Raymond Wong Wai Man, & Ellen H L Lau

Social Costs of Construction Accidents and Safety Investments in Hong Kong

Abid Nadeem, S. L. Tang, & H. K. Lee

 
An Assessment for Safety Management of Construction Plant and Machinery in Malaysia

Husrul Nizam Husin, Natasha Khalil, Hamimah Adnan, & Abdul Hadi Nawawi

 
Investigate the Cyclical Style of Safety Management Utilizing the Construction Safety Culture Dynamic Model

Thanwadee Chinda

 
Noise Exposure of Construction Workers

Gülin Birlik

 
Resource Allocation for Strategic Quality Manangment: An Analytic Network Process (ANP) Model

Hisham Alidrisi & Sherif Mohamed

 
Quality Management in Architectural Projects: Imperatives on Architecture/Construction Community

Om Prakash Bawane & K. G. Krishnamurthy

 
Quality Culture Auditing for Construction Contractors in Pakistan

Om Prakash Bawane & K. G. Krishnamurthy

 
Quality Function Deployment Methodology for Evaluating Customer Satisfaction in Mass Housing Sector

Yeliz Olcay

 
Built Quality Evaluation Case for Hotel Buildings in Turkey

A.Tanju Gültekin & A.Yağmur Topraklı

 
Socio-Economic Influences on the Adoption of Total Quality Management in the Libyan Construction Industry

Khaled Sherif & Andrew Fox

 
Investigating the Cost of Quality in Construction SMEs

Paul Watson & Adam Marshall Lawton

 
A Study on Malaysian Legal Framework and Risk Management: Design Works

Zul Zakiyuddin Ahmad Rashid & Hamimah Adnan 

 
Delay Analysis Techniques Comparison

Khalid S. Al-Gahtani & Satish M. Mohan

Comparison of Saudi Public Works Contract versus the UK Counterpart

Ibrahim Al-Hammad

 
Investigating the Causes of Delays in Occupancy Permit Issuance

S. Zeynep Doğan-Erdoğmuş, H. Murat Günaydın, Aysu Demirciefe

 
Contract Management; Integration for Best Effect

Roger van der Zanden

 
Contract Management Behavior and Practices of Turkish Contractors at International Contracts

M. Alper Yiğit, M.Talat Birgonul, Irem Dikmen

 
Causes of Delay in Iran Construction Projects

Ehsan Asnaashari, Saeid Shahrabi Farahani, Ahmad Reza Hoseini, Andrew Knight, & Alan Hurst

 
Subcontractor Default Insurance (SDI): A Comparative Analysis with Surety Bonds – the Contractor’s Perspective

Dennis C. Bausman

 
Claim Reduction Strategies in Condominium Construction

Khalid Siddiqi & Christy L. Heath

 
Dispute Avoidance and Resolution in Construction Projects: On Paper or in the Minds of People?

Levent Irmak

 
Is M&A Strategy Really Helpful for Global Contractors?

Seokjin Choi, Seung H. Han

 
Comparison of International Technology Transfer in Construction Projects between Thailand and India

Tanut Waroonkun

 
Determinants of Global Success in International Construction

Zeynep Isik, M.Talat Birgonul, Irem Dikmen

 
A Review of Growth for Construction Service Companies in Global Markets

Roger Flanagan, Carol A. Jewell, Caner Anac¹

 
Construction Skills Shortages – Any Global Lessons Gleaned from UK Scarcity?

Pauline Corbett & Matthew D. Carr

 
Weathering the Storm: The Impact of the Global Economic Crisis on the Construction Sector

Les Ruddock & Steven Ruddock

 
A Critical Review of Ethics Issues and Corrupt Practices in the Global Construction Industry

Mumtaz A. Usmen, Darney Mamman, Emrah Kazan, Kulvir Singh

 
Impacts of Cultural Differences on Knowledge Management Practices in Construction

Serkan Kivrak, Andrew Ross, & Gokhan Arslan

 
Exploring the Use of Semantic Web Techniques for Representing Knowledge about Sustainable Building Technologies

J.H.M. Tah, F.H. Abanda

 
A New Generation of Demo-Projects for Sustainable Sector-Integrated Innovations

Barbara Rubino

 
Fuzzy Logic Model for Benchmarking Knowledge Management Performance of AEC Firms

Serdar Kale, Erkan Karaman

 
Spiral of Knowledge, Network Theory and Communities of Practice in a Consulting Engineering Firm

Abbas Elmulaim & Simon Howard

 
Examination of the Relationships among Leadership Styles, Organziational Culture and Knowledge Management Practices

Hai Nam Nguyen, Sherif Mohamed

Correlation Analysis of Building Performance and Occupant’s Satisfaction via Post Occupancy Evaluation for Malaysia’s Public Buildings

Natasha Khalil, Husrul Nizam Husin, Abdul Hadi Nawawi, & Hamimah Adnan

 
Maintenance Approaches of Historical Buildings in Malaysia

Robiah Abdul Rashid, Ghafar Ahmad

 
Outsourcing of Hospital Support Service in Malaysia: A Survey Results

Suliahti Hashim, Abdul Rashid Abdul Aziz, Mastura Jaafar

 
A Review of the Data Collection and Management Technologies for the Operational Stage of Facilities

Ali Murat Tanyer

 
Variability in the Application of Space Management Tools for Facilities Managers

Darren Booy, Abbas Elmualim, Derek Clements-Croome, Karl Horner, & Keith Perry

 
e-learning Materials for Quantity Surveying Measurement 

Geoff Hodgson, Michael Y. Mak, & Willy Sher

How to Jumpstart a University of Botswana Project Management Group

Pasis Mselle, Jacob Kashiwagi, Dean Kashiwagi, & Kenneth Sullivan

 
Graduate Risk Management Research and Education Program in Botswana

Pasis Mselle, Dean Kashiwagi, & Kenneth Sullivan

 
Training Needs in the Local Infrastructure Construction Industry Market in North Cyprus

Balkiz Oztemir

 
Teaching Globalization Issues to Civil Engineering Students – The International Collaborative Construction Management Course

Lucio Soibelman, Burcu Akinci, Rafael Sacks, Irem Dikmen, M. Talat Birgonul, Carlos Formoso, & Eduardo Isatto

 
Delivering Integrated Engineering and Architectural Design Education

Fiona Bradley & Michael Angus

 
Qualitative Research Methods in Project Management Research in the Built Environment
A/E/C Integration: An Education and Training Program

Esra Kurul

 
Captured Construction: A Digital Media Library of Building a Construction School
Recent Issues in Civil Engineering Education

Michael F. Hein, Junshan Liu

 
An Automated Entities Extraction Model for Elements Recognition from the Structural 2D Drawing

Chitrakala M, Mohd Zaimi A. M., & Abdul Hakim Mohammed

 
Automated Planning of Collision-Free Paths for Material Handling Equipment

Kevin Tantisevi

 
Managing Information Technology in Construction: Case of the Turkish Construction Industry
Digital Technologies in Built Environment – An Overview

Gul Polat

 
A Study of Turkish Construction Consultancies for the Applicability of Project Extranets

Serra Ersoy, Mehmet Koray Pekeriçli

 
Elevating Construction Equipment Fleet Management To a New Level: An Evaluation of Use of Telematics Technology

Erdogan M. Sener & Tom Iseley

 
A Comparison of Tabu Search, Simulated Annealing and Genetic Algorithms for Discrete Time-Cost-Quality Trade-Off Analysis

Serdar Kale & M. Emre İlal

 
Management Information System: An Innovative Tool to Monitor and Control of All Corporate Processes Related With the Construction of the New Railway in Greece

Stavros E. Stavrinoudakis

Landslide Definition by an Integrated Monitoring System

Konstantinos Lakakis, Manolis Charalampakis, & Paraskevas Savvaidis

 
A Computer Model for Selecting Equipment in Earth-Fill Dam Projects

Hamed Nabizadeh Rafsanjani, Yaghoob Gholipour

 
Information-Oriented Integrated Design Management System

Jae Won Shin & Sang Hyuk Park

 
Development of the 3D Computer System to Automatically Quantify Construction and Demolition Waste

Chang Hak Kim, Leen Seok Kang, & Jae-Ho Pyeon

 
On the Genetic Algorithm Optimization of Non-Geometric Brace Systems

H. A. Mosalman Yazdi, N. H. Ramli Sulong

 
Ontology Models of Window Performance Characteristics for Harmonized Conformity Assessment Process

Ayse Nesen Surmeli, Jan-Willem van de Kuilen, Wolfgang Gard, & Reza Beheshti

 
Pavement Performance Models For the Ethiopian Pavement Management System

Ephrem Taddesse, Helge Mork

 
Comparison of Fuzzy Logic, Artificial Neural Network and Multiple Regression Analysis

Hakan Kuşan, Osman Aytekin, İlker Özdemir

 
Methods in the Determination of Selling Prices of Residences

Hakan Kuşan, Osman Aytekin, İlker Özdemir

 
An Information System for Design Decisions in Hybrid Projects

Kemi Adeyeye, Dino Bouchlaghem, Christine Pasquire, & Ibukun Adeyeye

 
A Decision Support System for Selecting Sustainable Material for Building Projects

Akadiri P.Oluwole

 
BIM Distributed Lifecycle Data Storage on RFID Tags

Ali Motamedi, Amin Hammad

 
Integration of 4D and Model-Based Scheduling

Ali Motamedi, Amin Hammad

 
Evaluation of 4D CAD Approach as a Construction Communication Tool

Can Ersen Fırat, Kalle Kähkönen, David Arditi, & David Arditi

 
An Assessment of Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) in Representing Contextual Information Required for Production Rate Estimations

David Arditi & Burcu Akinci

 
Two BIM Based Web-Service Patterns: BIM SOAP Façade and RESTful BIM

Umit Isikdag & Umit Isikdag

 
Towards Implementation of Building Information Modelling in the Construction Industry

Yusuf Arayici, Farzad Khosrowshahi, Amanda Marshal Ponting, Sas Mihindu

 
A Model for Increased Collaboration in Construction

Barry Jones

 
Lessons Learned from Generation of BIM for Construction Management: Case Study

Asli Akcamete, Burcu Akinci, James H. Garrett, Jr.

 
Whole Building Design Approach for University Facility Managers: A Template Using Building Information Modeling

Anoop Sattineni, Joseph Thuston

 
Building Information Modeling (BIM): Case Studies and Return-on-Investment Analysis

Salman Azhar, Sara Richter

 
Current Status of Building Information Modeling (BIM) Adoptability in the U.S. Electrical Construction Industry

Salman Azhar, Seth Cochran

 
Performance Based Lab Tests to Predict Pavement Fatigue

Bernhard Hofko, Ronald Blab

 
Properties of Recycled Aggregate Concrete with Various Aggregate to Cement Ratios

D. Kotrayothar, C.Y.Lo, & Vivian W.Y. Tam

 
Experimental and Numerical Investigations of Steel Tension Members with Holes

P. Arasaratnam, M. Tait, & K.S. Sivakumaran

 
Application of Ultrasonic Measurements for Determination of Setting and Hardening in Cement Paste

Ivan Gabrijel, Dunja Mikulić, Bojan Milovanović

 
Numerical Study of the Base Fixity

Mohamed Ragaee Badr Kottb & Ehab Hassan Ahmed Hassan Aly

 
Strength and Permeability of Concrete in Constructing Oil Storage Tanks

Mehran Amiri Ghalehno

 
Draught Year Management at 2008 in the Karun and Bahmanshir Rivers to Control the Fresh Water Reserving and Sea Water Biologic Impacts

Afshin Turk & Shabnam Ghanavatizadeh

 
Steel Buoyancy of Cast-in-Place Piles, Study and Behavior through Mistake Design of Longitudinal Steel Bars Area and Basket Spiral Mesh Pitch

Afshin Turk & Shabnam Ghanavatizadeh

 
An Investigation on the Behavior of One-layer and Two-layer 3D Panels in Shear and Flexural Test

Ehsan Sheykh Milani, Hassan Afshin, Behnam Ferdosi

 
A Revolutionary Concept in PSC Bridge Girder Design Having Holes in the Web

Man Yop Han, Sokhwan Choi, Yong-Sik Jeon

 
Connector Stiffness of ‘Peva-Cemboard’ Screwed Connection in Profiled Steel Sheet Dry Board (PSSDB) Panel

Norhaiza Nordin, Wan Hamidon Wan Badaruzzaman, & Hanizam Awang

 
Self-Compacting Paste Systems Containing Secondary Raw Materials

Syed Ali Rizwan & Thomas A. Bier

 
Mechanical Characterization for Mortar for Masonry

Nuri Batista, M F Paulo Pereira, & José B. Aguiar

 
Role of Wind Pressure Data Probabilistic Interpretation in Wind Tunnel Tests on Tall Buildings

Carmen-Elena Teleman, Radu Silion, Elena Axinte, & Nicolae Taranu

 
Technical and Economic Analysis for Optimum Condition of Aggregate Recycled from Unused Ready-Mixed Concrete

Sansanee Supapa, Nathi Thepsing, & Patcharaporn Yanpirat

 
The Effects of Limestone Powder and Pulverized Fuel Ash on Compressive Strength of Casting Concrete in Hollow Core Slab Manufacturing Process

Patcharaporn Yanpirat, Sansanee Supapa, & Chaiyarun Wuttivoradit

 
Utilization of High Volume Fly Ash Cement Paste in Civil Engineering Construction Sites
Development of Vacuum / Pressure Bagging System for FRP Repair

Danny Winters, Gray Mullins, Michael Stokes, Rajan Sen

 
Effect of Kinematic Viscosity of Hydrocarbon Contaminants on Shear Strength and Compressibility of a Well Graded Sandy Soil

Salah A. Taqieddin

 
Economic Evaluation of Paste Thickener Construction in Optimal Management of Industrial-Complex Water Cycle

Seyed Hossein H. Nourzad, Mohammad Kashef, & Mohammad Hadi Afshar

 
Development of a New Composite Flooring System Based on Improved Profiled Steel Sheet Dry Board (PSSDB) System

W.H. Wan Badaruzzaman, H. Awang, N. Nordin, & A.B. Shaini

 
Excavation of Ankara Metro Shaft by Using Inclined Piles

Orhan Barut

 
Alternative Waste Aggregates in Road Base Materials

H. Al Nageim & P. Visulios

 
Contour Crafting: A New Automated Construction Technology and its Benefits to the Environment

Mansour Rahimi, Behrokh Khoshnevis, Mahdi Arhami

 
Waste Rubber Aggregates for Use in Asphalts: A Laboratory Study

H. Al Nageim & A. Senouci

Saw Blade Lifetime Extension for Cost Saving and Productivity Improvement

Sorasit Srikamonsirisak & Prapaisri Sudasana-na-Ayudthaya

 
Proposal for Evaluation Management of Concrete Block Pavement (Interlock Pavement) with new Pavement Condition Index

Shafik Jendia & Ibrahim ElAstal

 
Road Pavement Density Measurement by Using Non-Destructive Ground Penetrating Radar System

Mardeni Roslee, RSA Raja Abdullah, & Helmi Zulhaidi Mohd Shafri

 
Australia’s First 6-Star Green Education Building: Construction and Services Technologies

Jim Smith & George Earl

 
Formulation of a Measurement System to Determine Sustainability of Building Projects

U.G.D.Weerasinghe & J.Y. Ruwanpura

 
Construction and Demolition Waste Usage Possibilities

Dubravka Bjegovic & Nina Stirmer, Dunja Mikulic

 
Green Bridges for Minimizing Fragmentation of Landscape

Jan Pencik

 
Insulating Block for Elimination of Thermal Bridge

Jan Pencik, Libor Matejka

 
Polymer Window Subframe for Passive Houses

Libor Matejka, Jan Pencik

 
The Application of Recycling Material for the Sustainability of Slopes: A Case Study of Two Sites in Hong Kong

Johnny Y.N. Mok, Daniel T.P. Ho, Brian H.Y. Leung, & Abid Nadeem

 
An Evaluation of the Priority Order in Applying the Sustainable Office Building Design

Jiho Park & Duk Chan Jang

 
Causes and Minimization Techniques of Materials Waste in Nigerian Construction Process

Olatunji Joseph Oladiran

 
Sustainable Technology of Conservation of Wall Copings of Architectural Heritage Torso

Oto Makýš

 
A Review of International Green Building Certification Methods: A Roadmap for a Certification System in Turkey

Duygu Erten, Kirk Henderson, & Bilge Kobas

 
Why Sustainable Building Design and Construction? : Why Now?

Muge Mukaddes Darwish, Mary Frances Agnello, & Hendrika Buelinckx

 
Clean, Green and Sustainable Building Elements: Masonry and Brick

Muge Mukaddes Darwish, Mary Frances Agnello

 
Building Green with Concrete

Abdol Chini

 
Indoor Air Quality Optimization to Increase Worker Productivity in Commercial Buildings

B. Gokhan Celik, Kevin R. Grosskopf, & Charles J. Kibert

 
Improving Management of Solid Waste in Buildings

Roberto Soares & Maged Maleck

 
A Review of Green Building Movement Timelines in Developed and Developing Countries to Build an International Adoption Framework

Sinem Korkmaz, Duygu Erten, Matt Syal, & Varun Potbhare