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Developing and Evaluation the Implementation of Construction Management Research in the Saudi Construction Industry


Abstract Public construction projects in Saudi Arabia have been experiencing performance issues for the past 30 years. There have been many research efforts and publications identifying the problem and potential causes, however, there have been minimal efforts identifying how to mitigate the problem and testing to validate proposed solutions. A literature search has shown that the academic research has had minimal impact in assisting the construction industry to improve its performance. This dissertation aimed to evaluate the impact of construction management research in Saudi construction industry (SCI), and to investigate barriers that hinder the diffusion of implementing the research outcomes in the construction sector in order to develop a resea... (more)
Created Date 2017
Contributor Alhammadi, Yasir (Author) / Kashiwagi, Dean (Advisor) / Badger, William (Committee member) / Sullivan, Kenneth (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Civil engineering / Construction Management / Project Management / Research & Development / Saudi Arabia
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 148 pages
Language English
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Note Doctoral Dissertation Construction Management 2017
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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