CITC-9: Dubai, UAE

March 5-7, 2017

Conference Papers

  1. Impact of Weather Conditions on Construction Labor Productivity in Qatar

  2. Improving Productivity of Road Surfacing operations with the help of Lean and Discrete Event Simulation techniques; a UK case study.

  3. Research Advances in Optimized Temporary Housing following Disasters

  4. Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology adoption and implementation in the Sri Lankan Construction Industry - The diagnosis

  5. Factors Affecting Quality of Construction Projects in Swazilland

  6. Challenges Facing Mentees and Mentors in the South African Construction Industry: A Case of Gauteng Region

  7. The Viability of the FLIR OneTM Camera for the Corps Of Engineers and Construction Companies

  8. Sustainable technology and product innovation in the built environment: Biomimicry potentials

  9. An Analytical Approach of the Greek Economic Recession on Construction Industry; its Consequences and Future Perspectives of the Sector


  11. Cost of Accidents in Construction in Oman

  12. A Review of Construction Industry Expectations of the 21st Century Graduates

  13. Integrated BIM-analysis Framework for Plan-irregular Structures

  14. A Qualitative Approach To Success Factors Of Healthcare Construction Projects In Iran

  15. Opportunities and Challenges of Women’s Roles in Management positions in the Iranian Construction Industry

  16. The application of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality in the construction industry using wearable devices

  17. Review of Sustainable Design Principles for Leed Certified Buildings: The Case of Turkey

  18. Applications for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Electric Utility Construction

  19. Infrastructure Development in Africa: Eradicating Stumbling Blocks to Maximizing Investment Potentials

  20. Financial Analysis of Greek Construction Enterprises Based on Investment Ratios

  21. Analysis of Greek Construction Design - Engineers’ Cognitive Abilities, Personality and Knowledge

  22. Modeling Knowledge Management Enablers: The Case of Hong Kong Construction Organisations

  23. A Preliminary Study of the Effect of Dimensional Control on the Accuracy of 3D Photogrammetry Modeling

  24. A Network Approach to Investigate Coordination in Construction Projects: A Literature Review and Research Directions

  25. The Effect of Curb Appeal on the Property Value of a Single-Family Dwelling

  26. Key Issues in Procurement and Management of Consulting Engineering Services in Public Sector Organizations

  27. Risk Management for Housing Projects Undertaken by Private Land Developers

  28. Using Energy Interventions to Drive Down Energy Consumption: An Occupant Behaviour Case Study

  29. External Contingency Factors that Affect Contractors’ Performance in Developing Countries- A Jordanian Case Study

  30. 3D BIM Model as a Legal Construction Document

  31. An Investigation of Using Photogrammetry Technology on 3D Digital Recreation of the Historical Progression of a Historic Building

  32. Adapting best Strategic Planning practices to a Strategic Spatial Planning model

  33. The Explanations for the Low Applications of Value Engineering by Quantity Surveyors in Nigeria

  34. Toward Improving BIM Acceptance in Facilities Management: A Hybrid Conceptual Model Integrating TTF and UTAUT

  35. Utilizing Analytical Hierarchy Process for Contractor Selection in Turkish Public Construction Procurements

  36. Factors Driving Construction Organisations to Implement Health and Safety within the Gauteng Province in South Africa: A Literature Review

  37. Key Factors for the Selection of Project Management Consultants

  38. State-Of-Practice Of BIM Use For Clash Detection In Pakistan

  39. Towards Automated Process to Manage Buildings’ Environmental Sustainability- A BREEAM Application

  40. Systematic Literature Review as a Methodology for Identifying Risks Project Control Using BIM

  41. Procedures and Issues within the Contractors Classification System in Saudi Arabia

  42. Causes of Cost Overruns in Saudi Arabia Construction Projects vs. PIPS: A University Case Study

  43. Risk Evaluation in The Arabian Gulf Region (Agr) Construction Industry From Multinational Firms’ Perceptions

  44. Critical Success Factors for Reduction of Cost of Poor Quality from Construction Projects

  45. Algorithm for the determination of abnormally low tenders in public construction contract bids in Greece

  46. Identification of Iran’s road construction project risks in order to implement sustainable development (Pavement Technologies and Construction Activities)

  47. Determination of Polymer Content in SBS Modified Asphalt Binder using FTIR Analysis

  48. The Awareness and Benefits of BIM in the Construction Industry of Saudi Arabia

  49. Controlling The Effects Of Organizational Risk On Time And Cost In The Construction Industry In The UAE

  50. Spall Damage Repair using 3D Printers: Opportunities and Challenges Safety Effects of Roadway Intersection Lighting

  51. Using Big data Analytics for BIM enabled Facilities Management

  52. Performance of New Generation of Engineered Concrete Materials in Infrastructure Applications

  53. The Approach of Cost Monitoring with 5D BIM on Construction Project

  54. Evaluating the Selection of Construction Methods used on Building Projects using Performance Objectives

  55. Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling using Evolutionary Algorithms

  56. Study the Effective Location of Shear Wall and Its Cost of Multi-story Building under Seismic Loading in Iraq

  57. The Impact on Environment and Decision Making Between Similarity of Design and Materials Difference through BIM

  58. An Investigation into the Building Information Modeling Software Tools

  59. Impedance to Innovation Practices in the Ghanaian Construction Industry Consultancy Services: The Perspective of Quantity Surveying Firms

  60. Identification of Risk Factors for Wind Energy Investments in Turkey

  61. Construction Project Management in Developing Countries: The Case of International Construction Projects In Kenya

  62. Evaluation of Causes of Construction Waste in Residential Building Projects: A Case Study of Kolkata

  63. Examination of DEVap Air Conditioning Systems to Evaluate Energy Efficiency

  64. Identifying Cost Impacts to Public Storm Water Infrastructure for Campus Development

  65. Exploring Solar Water Heating Systems and Uses at Ft. Stewart, Georgia USA

  66. Managing Workforce Diversity at Gulf Cooperation Council Construction Sites

  67. Case Studies of Energy Efficiency Housing in South Australia

  68. Achieving Project Outcomes for Construction Frameworks

  69. An innovative methodology to achieve sustainability of construction projects in Australia – A conceptual study

  70. BIM a Technology or Something More?

  71. Benchmarking of IT-based Tools for Site Security, Safety and Communication on Construction Worksites in a Metropolitan city of a Developing Country

  72. An Assessment of Soft Factors Leading to Rework and its Impact on Project Performance- The Experience of Pakistani Construction Industry

  73. Calculating the Cost of Poor Quality

  74. Fire Emergency Response Mechanism in Commercial Buildings in Karachi

  75. Building Relocation Case Study in Pakistan

  76. Safety Training Approach: Evaluation of the Effectiveness Towards

  77. Understanding the Relevance of Biological Cell Control Theory and Cell Control Mechanism for Solving Quality Problems in a Tunnel Construction Project 

  78. Integration Of Tablets And Smartphones In Construction Projects: Challenges And Solutions

  79. An Empirical Study On Training Provision For Knowledge Management In The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia’s Construction Industry

  80. A systematic review of green buildings as a tool towards a sustainable construction industry

  81. Identifying Worksite Intervention Strategies to Improve Construction Workers’ Nutrition: A Review of Literature

  82. Building Information Model For Infrastructure: Challenges and Benefits

  83. Feasibility Study Considerations for Transport Infrastructure Performance: A Desk Study

  84. Human Factor Related Constructs to accompany Extant Construction Business Marketing Frameworks
    Policies and Plans For Sustaining The Economy In Construction Industry Of Pakistan

  85. Investigation of Relationship between Demographic Factors and Construction Safety Climate

  86. Economic Sustainability in the Construction Industry of Pakistan

  87. Revolutionizing the AEC Industry Through the Use of BIM and KM

  88. Measurement Models Evaluation of Performance Measurement and Improvement Framework for Small and Medium Sized Constructors in Developing Countries- A Jordanian Case

  89. Developing A Data Gathering Tool For Modelling Uncertainty In Highway Projects

  90. An Exponential Model for Manpower Planning in the Australian Construction Industry

  91. Competency or Competence: Let’s talk

  92. Life Cycle Cost Analysis of a Green Home: A Case Study

  93. Sustainable Concrete Construction using Pulverised Fly Ash as a partial replacement of Portland cement

  94. A Trade-based Risk Management Approach towards the Elimination of Defects in Residential Construction

  95. A Proposal for Low-Cost Energy Efficient Public Housing Scheme in Pakistan

  96. A Comparative Analysis of Typical Pakistani Homes for Energy Consumption - With and Without Courtyards

  97. Personalized Study Time Plans, and Study Time Management:

  98. Biological Cell Theory and its Relevance to this Study

  99. Production of Sustainable Concrete Using Class-F Fly as Binary Cementitious Material

  100. Uses of Augmented Reality Technology during Construction Phase

  101. The Role of Organizational Culture in the Lean Construction Transformation

  102. Use of Low-Resolution Satellite Imagery (LRSI) For Development of Building Inventory.