Construction Projects: Improvement Strategies, Quality Management and Potential Challenges


Kimberly Hall (Editor)

Series: Construction Materials and Engineering
BISAC: TEC005000

The sustainability of the construction industry is a matter of pressing concern. Construction activities pose a significant burden on the environment. This book reviews different improvement strategies for construction projects. It also review management models and discusses challenges that arise in construction projects. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Reliability Analysis: The Next Step towards Recycled Aggregates Concrete Affirmation
João Nuno Pacheco, Jorge de Brito, Carlos Chastre, and Luís Evangelista (CERIS-ICIST, IST, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, and others)

Chapter 2. Knowledge Management Model for Project Management: KM+PMTIC
Flor Nancy Díaz de Piraquive, Oscar Sanjuán Martínez, Elena Verdú Pérez, and Rubén González Crespo (Universidad Católica de Colombia, Colombia, and others)

Chapter 3. Leveraging the Blockchain Technology to Improve Construction Value Delivery: The Opportunities, Benefits and Challenges
Oliver Barima (George Brown College, Toronto, Canada)

Chapter 4. ‘Big Data’ and Construction Value Delivery
Oliver Barima (George Brown College, Toronto, Canada)

Chapter 5. Mitigation of Construction Disputes through Relational Contracting in Public Projects in Hong Kong
Caroline T. W. Chan (Division of Building Science and Technology, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, P.R.C.)


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