Skip to main content

Achieving Greater Project Success & Profitability through Pre-construction Planning: A Case-based Study


Abstract Owing to shift in global perspective and socio-economic needs, the construction industry is undertaking risky and complex projects. The complexity of construction projects requires the coordination between designer and contractor in the early stages of the projects. Little research has been performed regarding the pre-construction planning (PCP), which is the integration between contractor and designer in the early stages of a project to ease construction. It is very important for the construction industry stakeholders particularly contractor and designer to acknowledge the significance of PCP. This study analyzed the current utilization of PCP practices, practical benefits from its utilization and barriers faced during its utilization thro... (more)
Created Date 2016-05-20
Contributor Abbas, Ali (Author) / Din, Zia Ud (ASU author) / Farooqui, Rizwan (Author) / Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering / School for the Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
Series ENERGY PROCEDIA
Type Text
Extent 8 pages
Language English
Identifier DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.04.105 / ISSN: 1876-6102
Copyright
Reuse Permissions
Citation Abbas, A., Din, Z. U., & Farooqui, R. (2016). Achieving Greater Project Success & Profitability through Pre-construction Planning: A Case-based Study. Procedia Engineering, 145, 804-811. doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2016.04.105
Collaborating Institutions ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


  Achieving Greater Project Success_2016.pdf
135.5 KB application/pdf
Download Count: 181