CITC-9: Dubai, UAE

March 5-7, 2017

Conference Papers

Impact of Weather Conditions on Construction Labor Productivity in Qatar

Ahmed Senouci, Mohammed Al-Abbasi, and Neil Eldin

Improving Productivity of Road Surfacing operations with the help of Lean and Discrete Event Simulation techniques; a UK case study.
Research Advances in Optimized Temporary Housing following Disasters
Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology adoption and implementation in the Sri Lankan Construction Industry - The diagnosis
Factors Affecting Quality of Construction Projects in Swazilland
Challenges Facing Mentees and Mentors in the South African Construction Industry: A Case of Gauteng Region
The Viability of the FLIR OneTM Camera for the Corps Of Engineers and Construction Companies
Sustainable technology and product innovation in the built environment: Biomimicry potentials
An Analytical Approach of the Greek Economic Recession on Construction Industry; its Consequences and Future Perspectives of the Sector
Cost of Accidents in Construction in Oman
A Review of Construction Industry Expectations of the 21st Century Graduates
Integrated BIM-analysis Framework for Plan-irregular Structures
A Qualitative Approach To Success Factors Of Healthcare Construction Projects In Iran
Opportunities and Challenges of Women’s Roles in Management positions in the Iranian Construction Industry
The application of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality in the construction industry using wearable devices
Review of Sustainable Design Principles for LEEED Certified Buildings: The Case of Turkey
Applications for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Electric Utility Construction
Infrastructure Development in Africa: Eradicating Stumbling Blocks to Maximizing Investment Potentials
Financial Analysis of Greek Construction Enterprises Based on Investment Ratios
Analysis of Greek Construction Design - Engineers’ Cognitive Abilities, Personality and Knowledge
Modeling Knowledge Management Enablers: The Case of Hong Kong Construction Organizations
A Preliminary Study of the Effect of Dimensional Control on the Accuracy of 3D Photogrammetry Modeling
A Network Approach to Investigate Coordination in Construction Projects: A Literature Review and Research Directions
The Effect of Curb Appeal on the Property Value of a Single-Family Dwelling
Key Issues in Procurement and Management of Consulting Engineering Services in Public Sector Organizations
Risk Management for Housing Projects Undertaken by Private Land Developers
Using Energy Interventions to Drive Down Energy Consumption: An Occupant Behavior Case Study
External Contingency Factors that Affect Contractors’ Performance in Developing Countries- A Jordanian Case Study
3D BIM Model as a Legal Construction Document
An Investigation of Using Photogrammetry Technology on 3D Digital Recreation of the Historical Progression of a Historic Building
Adapting best Strategic Planning practices to a Strategic Spatial Planning model
The Explanations for the Low Applications of Value Engineering by Quantity Surveyors in Nigeria
Toward Improving BIM Acceptance in Facilities Management: A Hybrid Conceptual Model Integrating TTF and UTAUT
Utilizing Analytical Hierarchy Process for Contractor Selection in Turkish Public Construction Procurements
Factors Driving Construction Organizations to Implement Health and Safety within the Gauteng Province in South Africa: A Literature Review
Key Factors for the Selection of Project Management Consultants
State-Of-Practice Of BIM Use For Clash Detection In Pakistan
Towards Automated Process to Manage Buildings’ Environmental Sustainability- A BREEAM Application
Systematic Literature Review as a Methodology for Identifying Risks Project Control Using BIM
Procedures and Issues within the Contractors Classification System in Saudi Arabia
Causes of Cost Overruns in Saudi Arabia Construction Projects vs. PIPS: A University Case Study
Risk Evaluation in The Arabian Gulf Region (Agr) Construction Industry From Multinational Firms’ Perceptions
Critical Success Factors for Reduction of Cost of Poor Quality from Construction Projects
Algorithm for the determination of abnormally low tenders in public construction contract bids in Greece
Identification of Iran’s road construction project risks in order to implement sustainable development (Pavement Technologies and Construction Activities)
Determination of Polymer Content in SBS Modified Asphalt Binder using FTIR Analysis
The Awareness and Benefits of BIM in the Construction Industry of Saudi Arabia
Controlling The Effects Of Organizational Risk On Time And Cost In The Construction Industry In The UAE
Spall Damage Repair using 3D Printers: Opportunities and Challenges Safety Effects of Roadway Intersection Lighting
Using Big data Analytics for BIM enabled Facilities Management
Performance of New Generation of Engineered Concrete Materials in Infrastructure Applications
The Approach of Cost Monitoring with 5D BIM on Construction Project
Evaluating the Selection of Construction Methods used on Building Projects using Performance Objectives
Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling using Evolutionary Algorithms
Study the Effective Location of Shear Wall and Its Cost of Multi-story Building under Seismic Loading in Iraq
The Impact on Environment and Decision Making Between Similarity of Design and Materials Difference through BIM
An Investigation into the Building Information Modeling Software Tools
Impedance to Innovation Practices in the Ghanaian Construction Industry Consultancy Services: The Perspective of Quantity Surveying Firms
Identification of Risk Factors for Wind Energy Investments in Turkey
Construction Project Management in Developing Countries: The Case of International Construction Projects In Kenya
Evaluation of Causes of Construction Waste in Residential Building Projects: A Case Study of Kolkata
Examination of DEVap Air Conditioning Systems to Evaluate Energy Efficiency
Identifying Cost Impacts to Public Storm Water Infrastructure for Campus Development
Exploring Solar Water Heating Systems and Uses at Ft. Stewart, Georgia USA
Managing Workforce Diversity at Gulf Cooperation Council Construction Sites
Case Studies of Energy Efficiency Housing in South Australia
Achieving Project Outcomes for Construction Frameworks
An innovative methodology to achieve sustainability of construction projects in Australia – A conceptual study
BIM a Technology or Something More?
Benchmarking of IT-based Tools for Site Security, Safety and Communication on Construction Worksites in a Metropolitan city of a Developing Country
An Assessment of Soft Factors Leading to Rework and its Impact on Project Performance- The Experience of Pakistani Construction Industry
Calculating the Cost of Poor Quality
Fire Emergency Response Mechanism in Commercial Buildings in Karachi
Building Relocation Case Study in Pakistan
Safety Training Approach: Evaluation of the Effectiveness Towards
Understanding the Relevance of Biological Cell Control Theory and Cell Control Mechanism for Solving Quality Problems in a Tunnel Construction Project 
Integration Of Tablets And Smartphones In Construction Projects: Challenges And Solutions
An Empirical Study On Training Provision For Knowledge Management In The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia’s Construction Industry
A systematic review of green buildings as a tool towards a sustainable construction industry
Identifying Worksite Intervention Strategies to Improve Construction Workers’ Nutrition: A Review of Literature
Building Information Model For Infrastructure: Challenges and Benefits
Feasibility Study Considerations for Transport Infrastructure Performance: A Desk Study
Human Factor Related Constructs to accompany Extant Construction Business Marketing Frameworks Policies and Plans For Sustaining The Economy In Construction Industry Of Pakistan
Investigation of Relationship between Demographic Factors and Construction Safety Climate
Economic Sustainability in the Construction Industry of Pakistan
Revolutionizing the AEC Industry Through the Use of BIM and KM
Measurement Models Evaluation of Performance Measurement and Improvement Framework for Small and Medium Sized Constructors in Developing Countries- A Jordanian Case
Developing A Data Gathering Tool For Modeling Uncertainty In Highway Projects
An Exponential Model for Manpower Planning in the Australian Construction Industry
Competency or Competence: Let’s talk
Life Cycle Cost Analysis of a Green Home: A Case Study
Sustainable Concrete Construction using Pulverized Fly Ash as a partial replacement of Portland cement
A Trade-based Risk Management Approach towards the Elimination of Defects in Residential Construction
A Proposal for Low-Cost Energy Efficient Public Housing Scheme in Pakistan
A Comparative Analysis of Typical Pakistani Homes for Energy Consumption - With and Without Courtyards
Personalized Study Time Plans, and Study Time Management:
Biological Cell Theory and its Relevance to this Study
Production of Sustainable Concrete Using Class-F Fly as Binary Cementitious Material
Uses of Augmented Reality Technology during Construction Phase
The Role of Organizational Culture in the Lean Construction Transformation
Use of Low-Resolution Satellite Imagery (LRSI) For Development of Building Inventory.