CITC-7: Bangkok, Thailand

December 19-21, 2013

Conference Papers

  1. An investigation of the critical factors affecting the delivery of low-income housing and their effects on residents’ satisfaction

  2. Industrial Policy Impact Analysis on China’s Construction Industry Development

  3. Comparison of Pavement Network Management Tools andIts Probabilistic of Pavement Engineering for Western Australia

  4. Simulation-based productivity analysis of dynamic compaction operations

  5. A Comparative Analysis of Flood Resistant Design and Construction Strategies in Australia and USA

  6. Marketing New Home Construction: What Do Buyers Value?

  7. Need of Marketing Strategies for the Winning Construction Company

  8. Professional Ethics in Construction Industry

  9. The Implementation of Project Management Performance Assessment Model (PMPM) to construction projects

  10. An Assessment of Productivity Measurement Tools -Effectiveness, Satisfaction and Problems/ The Florida Construction Industry Experience

  11. Suggested Formula to Predict Concrete Compressive Strength

  12. Barriers in Adoption and Implementation Strategies for Building Information Modeling In Pakistan Construction Industry

  13. Building Information Modeling (BIM) Application in Construction Planning

  14. Will small and medium sized enterprises within the United Kingdom’s West Midlands region meet the challenge of implementing Building Information Modelling by 2016?

  15. The Impacts of FOREX Fluctuations on Construction Business Performance/ An Organisational Capabilities Perspective

  16. A Research on Factors Influencing Labor Cost of Construction Projects based on VAR Model 


  18. Uncertainties in subcontractor procurement/ the case of scaffolding

  19. Performance Analysis of Construction Enterprises using Financial Ratios’ groupings/ An application in the British Construction Industry

  20. Towards Effective Hedging For Construction Concessions Delays

  21. Developed Design and Build- Changing procurement landscapes

  22. An assessment of the effectiveness of learnership programmes in the South Africa Construction Industry

  23. An exploratory study of the major causes of construction disputes in the South African construction sector

  24. Delivering E-Learning in Project Management/ Determining Participants’ Infrastructure Priorities and Constraints 

  25. Energy Dissipation Potential of Concrete Floors Containing Temperature Shrinkage Control Reinforcements

  26. Evaluation of Double Skin Facades

  27. Gender Based Perceptions of Project Managers’ Attributes

  28. Improvement of Energy Efficiency in Housing Sector of Pakistan

  29. Insights about Concrete Spalling in a South African Region


  31. Role of Leadership towards implementing TQM/ The US Experience

  32. Shear Capacity of Rectangular Industrial Duct Panel

  33. Sustainability Assessment of Bitumen with Polyethylene as Polymer

  34. Thermal Performance of Sustainable Building Skins in Hot Climate

  35. Implementation of ISO 14001 Environmental Management System in the Macau Construction Industry

  36. The Development of the Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Dynamic Model at Transfer Station

  37. A Comparative Study of Classification Methods for Contractor Prequalification Models

  38. Case Study: Cost Analysis For The Implementation Of The Clean Water Act And Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan

  39. Experience of using Delphi method in construction health and safety research


  41. Reducing Co2 emissions through the Code for Sustainable Homes – The Challenge for Housing Associations in the UK.

  42. A Study of Using Digital Photos to Document Construction Progress

  43. A Preliminary Study of the Use of Tablets and Their Applications On Construction Jobsite Operations

  44. Thoughts and Musings on the Development of a Theory for Rework Causation in Construction

  45. Measuring Construction Safety Climate in Supervisory Environment with Multi-level Analysis on Projects in Pakistan

  46. Relating Construction Safety Performance Lagging and Leading Indicators

  47. Towards an Exploration of Safe Work Method Statements as a Safety Management Strategy in Construction: Background and Theory

  48. Flexure Strength behavior of over Burnt Brick Ballast Aggregate Concrete

  49. An Assessment of the Combined Effects of Quality and Safety on Construction Productivity- The US Experience

  50. An Empirical Assessment of Factors Affecting Safety Performance of Subcontractors: The US Industry Perspective

  51. Effectiveness of Polypropylene Fibre in Improving the Flexural Capabilities of Light Weight Aggregate Concrete

  52. Investigating Delay Factors of Construction Projects in Metropolitan City of Lahore

  53. Construction Delays: A Case Study of US Army Corps of Engineers

  54. Engineering and Construction Expertise Transfusion: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Knowledge Management Program

  55. Causes of Change Orders and Slippage of Schedule and cost Baselines in the Construction Projects in Pakistan

  56. Comparative Analysis of D-Value and Finite Element Methods for A Multi- Storied Frame Structure

  57. A Comparative Study of Classification Methods for Contractor Prequalification Models

  58. A Pragmatic Review of Workforce Motivation, De-motivation and Job Performance in the South African construction industry

  59. A Study of Using Digital Photos to Document Construction Progress

  60. An Empirical Analysis of Macroeconomic Factor that Affect the International Construction Market

  61. An investigation of the critical factors affecting the delivery of low-income housing and their effects 

  62. Construction Workers’ View on Standardised Work Procedures and its Influences on Freedom and Innovation

  63. Contractor Quantity Surveyor Using ERP System in Cost Reporting 

  64. Contractors’ practices in bidding processes: a comparative study between China and Sweden

  65. Engineering Graduates & the Practice of Construction Management

  66. Evaluating U.S. Air Force Construction in Afghanistan: Applying Lessons Learned to Future Austere Construction

  67. Improving Health and Safety Culture – A Guide for Construction Clients

  68. Improving work-life balance of civil engineers in UAE

  69. Information management/sharing problems during the inspection stage of construction: A case study in Australia

  70. Integrated Project Delivery(IPD) for a Sustainable Design and Construction

  71. Interorganizational Cost Management in Australian Construction Alliance

  72. Knowledge Management Tools and Techniques Used in the Australian Construction Industry

  73. Managing Occupational Health and Safety Risks in Precast Factories: A Case Study in Australia

  74. On-site wear trials to determine construction workers’ preference for two types of cooling vest in combating heat stress

  75. Probabilistic method to predict activity duration for critical path method with increased reliability

  76. Procurement Development in the UK Construction Industry – A Literature Review

  77. Recycled Aggregate Concrete Strength Development and Future Perspectives on Steel Fibers and Cost-benefit Analysis

  78. Reducing Contract Risks through the Right Contracting Strategy

  79. Relating Construction Safety Performance Lagging and Leading Indicators

  80. Relationship between Head Contractors and Subcontractors

  81. Sticky knowledge and the role of Human Resource management in facilitating the knowledge transfer process

  82. Strategies to Manage Risks in Infrastructure Projects

  83. Studies of Accident Costs and Safety Investment in Construction: The Hong Kong Experience

  84. Sustainable Urban Consolidation in Australian Cities

  85. The impact of information sharing misalignment in the Thai construction industry

  86. Thoughts and Musings on the Development of a Theory for Rework Causation in Construction

  87. User Satisfaction with Transport PPP projects: The Case of the Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTS)

  88. Workplace safety implications of cultural diversity on Australian Construction Sites: A pilot study