Managing IT in Construction/Managing Construction for Tomorrow

Managing IT in Construction/Managing Construction for Tomorrow

By: Esin Ergen (editor), Attila Dikbas (editor), Heyecan Giritli (editor)Hardback

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Managing IT in Construction/Managing Construction for Tomorrow presents new developments in: - Managing IT strategies - Model based management tools including building information modeling - Information and knowledge management - Communication and collaboration - Data acquisition and storage - Visualization and simulation - Architectural design and sustainability - Innovative approaches and best practices in international construction - Health and safety - Sustainability and competitiveness The book will appeal to academics, researchers, developers and end-users involved in construction management and IT in construction.

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Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey

Contents

Model based management tools A Unified Construction Project Management Arena D. Ye & T. Froese Analyzing capacity of BIM tools to support data use across project lifecycle J. Lucas, W. Thabet & D. Bowman A product/process model-based system to produce work instructions C. Mourgues & M. Fischer An integrated 3D simulation framework for earthwork processes Y. Ji, A. Borrmann, E. Rank, J. Wimmer & W.A. Gunthner Technical challenges for Integrated Design and Delivery Solutions R.W. Amor A declarative approach to cross-domain model analysis U. Hartmann & P. von Both Lightweight capture of as-built construction information E.W. East, N. Nisbet & J. Wix Teaching integrated scope-cost methods with model-based tools F. Peterson, M. Fischer, T. Wingate, O. Seppanen, T. Tutti & R. See IFC support for model-based scheduling M. Weise, T. Liebich, J. Tulke & P. Bonsma Extended model-based master scheduling for building projects using advanced line of balance C.E. Firat, D. Arditi, J.P. Hamalainen & J. Kiiras A pattern-based approach for facilitating schedule generation and cost analysis in bridge construction projects I.C. Wu, A. Borrmann, E. Rank, U. Beissert & M. Koenig Dynamic system architecture for energy efficient building operation: A case study of Kiptas residential building 1 H.U. Goekce, K.U. Goekce, D. Browne & K. Menzel Communication and collaboration Engineering communication - current view on past and future R. Klinc, M. Dolenc & Z. Turk The future scenario of creating a digital SME community in the Irish construction industry A.V. Hore, R.P. West & A. Redmond Designing IT services for the construction industry: Lessons learnt for selection of validation techniques A. Guerriero, L. Johannsen & S. Kubicki Semantic tags for collaboration in construction formalized within a social network framework I.A. Mutis Data acquisition and storage A comparative study on the use of laser scanners for construction quality control and progress monitoring purposes G. Atasoy, P. Tang & B. Akinci Improving highway asset management with RFID technology J.M. de la Garza, N.J. Yates & C.A. Arrington Assessing the need for storing data on Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags E. Ergen & G. Guven Leveraging materials tracking technologies to improve industrial project performance D. Grau, C.H. Caldas, C.T. Haas, P.M. Goodrum & J. Gong Information and knowledge management Ontology-based dynamic process support on the example of defect management P. Katranuschkov, K. Rybenko & R.J. Scherer A web-based system for quality inspection and defect management of industrial building construction N. Forcada, E. Margalida, A. Fuertes, M. Casals, M. Gangolells, X. Roca & M. Macarulla Analysing building performance data for energy-efficient building operation A. Ahmed, J. Ploennigs, Y. Gao & K. Menzel Building product catalogues on the Semantic Web J. Beetz & B. de Vries Specifications for a social and technical environment for improving design process communication R.R. Senescu & J.R. Haymaker Assessing organizational semiotics for IT systems design: Improving information exchange processes across construction project stakeholders W.H. Collinge, C.F. Harty, K. Liu & Y. Tang BPM-driven construction client requirements change management A.K. Jallow, P. Demian, A.N. Baldwin & C.J. Anumba Foundation for development of computable rules E. Hjelseth Creating new ways of learning in architecture and building: MACE project A. Fuertes, M. Casals, N. Forcada, M. Gangolells & X. Roca Interoperability challenges of an engineering software provider T. Racz & T. Olofsson A data-warehouse architecture supporting energy management of buildings H.U. Goekce, Y. Wang, K.U. Goekce & K. Menzel Characterizing the non-value-added relocation of non-bulk components on storage yards D. Grau Classification of building element functions K.A. Jorgensen Factors affecting the learning process of professionals in architectural design firms G.B. Ozturk-Barlak, D. Arditi, H.M. Gunaydin, S. Kale & I. Yitmen Developing a forecasting model for the prediction of inflation rates for use in life cycle cost analysis T. Celik, Y. Baalousha & F. Ibisevic Identification of reusable information in construction firms Z.L. Ma & N. Lu Architectural design User driven innovative building design P. Christiansson, K.B. Sorensen, K.G. Steffensen & K. Svidt Configuration with architectural objects in industrialised house-building F. Wikberg, A. Ekholm & P. Jensen A pattern based 3D modeling tool D. Chitchian & S.I. Sariyildiz Redefinition of geometrical components to specify kinematically undetermined behaviour H. Hofmeyer & F. Gelbal Managing IT strategies Business-driven IT strategy in multi-business and multi-national companies R. Myllymaki The drivers and barriers for the development and applications of project collaboration systems in the Chinese construction industry Z. Ren, T.M. Hassan & F. Yang Influences on the adoption of BPM/BIM: An Australian perspective G. Brewer, T. Gajendran & C. Beard Progression in IT adoption and stage of IT maturity in the construction sector of Singapore B.H. Goh Cultural analysis for ICT integration: Case study analysis of a construction project T. Gajendran & G. Brewer A theoretical and practical assessment of open source development and dissemination of construction IT solutions T. Hartmann & N. Hartmann Factors supporting information and communication technologies on construction projects D. Zuppa & R.R.A. Issa A case study on the strategic impact of information technology in the Turkish construction industry P. Irlayici & E. Tas Exploring context-awareness in the construction logistics services delivery B. Omar, S. Abu Hassan & T. Ballal A review of the artificial intelligence applications in construction dispute resolution D. Ilter & A. Dikbas Business benefits framework of enterprise systems in construction: An exploratory factor analysis O. Tatari & M.J. Skibniewski The impact of information technology in facilitating communication and collaboration in Libyan public organisations - a literature review S.A. Bezweek & C.O. Egbu Building information modeling Automated construction schedule creation using project information model A. Mrkela & D. Rebolj Check-mate: Automatic constraint checking of IFC models R.A. Niemeijer, B. de Vries & J. Beetz Developing a multidisciplinary process view on IFC standardization M. Laakso An assessment of building information modeling value and use B. Becerik-Gerber & S. Rice Modelling of buildings and projects with utility assessment C. Jarsky Maintenance scheduling based on the analysis of building performance data H.U. Goekce, P. Stack, K.U. Goekce & K. Menzel Software architecture for mobile mixed reality and 4D BIM interaction M. Hakkarainen, C. Woodward & K. Rainio Visualization and simulation ForBAU-The virtual construction site project A. Borrmann, Y. Ji, I.-C. Wu, M. Obergriesser, E. Rank, C. Klaubert & W. Gunthner Considering quality aspects for construction scheduling using constraint-based simulation U. Beissert, M. Koenig & H.-J. Bargstadt Using discrete-event simulation for process modeling: Case of work structuring of asphalt highway construction operations G. Polat & Y. Buyuksaracoglu Development of hybrid simulation and genetic algorithms system for solving complex crew allocation problems A. Al-Bazi, N. Dawood & Z. Khan Utilizing 4D technology in supply chain management J. Porkka, J. Kojima, K. Rainio & K. Kahkoenen Drawing architecture using manga techniques Y. Qu & M.A. Schnabel An innovative approach for generation of Virtual Construction Model and a time location plan for road construction projects R.K. Shah, N. Dawood & J. Dean Agent-based modeling of user movements: A case study in a museum building G. Cagdas Sustainability Implementation of semi-automated energy performance simulation: Building geometry V. Bazjanac Enabling sustainability through SOA within the AEC/FM domain A. Dikbas, P. Ercoskun & K. Ercoskun A concept for IT-supported carbon neutral renovation H. Yin, M. Otreba, L. Allan & K. Menzel ICT for energy efficiency: The case for smart buildings J. Ye, T.M. Hassan, C.D. Carter & A. Zarli MC4T Managing Construction for Tomorrow Construction industry competitiveness Evaluation of Turkish construction market by analyzing international contracting services E. Tas & P. Irlayici Improving quality to ensure competitiveness by a change management system G.O. Alptekin A conceptual model to determine the role of suppliers in generalizing innovations in the construction industry Y. Erbil & N. Akinciturk Innovative approaches to construction Causes of materials waste in the Palestinian construction industry A. Enshassil, S. El-Moghany, P.E. Mayer & J. Zimmermann The contemporary methods of Waqf land development in Malaysia S. Mokhtar & M. Ibrahim Predicting the significance of environmental issues in construction operations G. Polat & Y. Tatar Public procurement of architectural and engineering services: Fee and quality J. Sporrong, J. Broechner & A. Kadefors BIM implementation for an architectural practice Y. Arayici, P. Coates, L. Koskela, M. Kagioglou, C. Usher & K. O'Reilly Vocational language needs of European construction companies E. Oral, P.M. Rogerson-Revell, J.P. Pantouvakis, M. Bechter, M. Oral, A. Kilic, G. Mistikoglu, E. Erdis, O. Mistikoglu, S. Huskinson, V. Archou & A. Panas A review of utilization of soft computing methods in construction management S.U. Dikmen, O. Ates, R. Akbiyikli & M. Sonmez A model of leadership in architectural offices for tomorrow E. Kasapoglu Integrated learning in a Virtual Construction Management Services Company (VCMSC) W. Alsakini, J. Kiiras & P. Huovinen A framework for analyzing the impact of operational coefficients on excavation productivity A. Panas & J.P. Pantouvakis Innovation value chain in construction B. Ozorhon, C. Abbott & G. Aouad Exploring the issues for future of construction IT B. Erdogan, C. Abbott & G. Aouad Best practices in international construction Implications of culture in dispute resolution in international construction joint ventures P. Ates & H. Giritli Construction and development: Analyzing the construction sector in Turkey and EU countries B. Ilhan & H. Yaman Recent trends in tall building design A. Sev & A. OEzgen An effective site organization structure for fast-track construction projects S.U. Dikmen & R. Akbiyikli Convergence of construction costs in the single European market C. Langston & R. Best Factors influencing rent arrears in public housing in Malaysia: A proposed research framework and methodology N.A. Salleh, N. Yusof & A.G. Salleh Better informed decisions through evidence-based design R. Codinhoto, S. Wu & M. Kagioglou Health and safety The dynamic model of the cyclical style of safety management T. Chinda An investigation of Turkish construction workers' knowledge on health and safety practices G. Arslan & S. Kivrak Construction accident in relation to safety factor in design - A proposed model A. Che Ahmad, I. Bahari, M.F. Mohd Zain, A. Jaafar & O. Mat Piah Organisational structure of health and safety management system: A case study in Turkey R. Akbiyikli, S.U. Dikmen, D. Eaton & S. Korkmaz Sustainable construction Comparative review of widely used building environmental assessment tools and suggestions for developing countries A. Sev Creating a digital SME community in the Irish construction industry A.V. Hore, R.P. West & A. Redmond Conflicting sustainable development drivers and client interventions: A case study of the elevate SME supply chain W. Swan, R. Stewart & N. Naimuddin

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780415567442
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 886
  • ID: 9780415567442
  • weight: 1701
  • ISBN10: 0415567440

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