Construction Economics and Management

Construction Economics and Management

 

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  • Chothia, Tasmiyah; Booi, Zanoxolo; Madonsela, Nikiwe (University of Witwatersrand, 2016-10)
    The research study is commissioned to analyse the application of sustainability in project management, with particular reference to the difficulties experienced when applying sustainability into project management that ...
  • Cele, Nqobile; Mathye, Risana; Mlimi, Perseverance (University of Witwatersrand, 2016-10)
    Effective delivery of project that meet clients’ satisfaction is a fundamental to develop and sustain a health, profession and a competitive construction market. The aim of the research study is to investigate how construction ...
  • Moodley, Vidhyan; Mathye, Kurhula; Radebe, Simphiwe (University of Witwatersrand, 2016-10)
    It is anticipated that Building Information Technology (BIM) will lead to changes in the performance of professionals in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry. However according to Goedert and Meadati ...
  • Msibi, Thapelo; Baloyi, Tlangelani; Seedat, Zaeem (University of Witwatersrand, 2016-10)
    Construction and Demolition waste is a phenomenon that is a global challenge and the Construction Industry has been classified as one of the largest waste producers worldwide. This waste in South Africa is negatively ...
  • Makgopa, Ramosomedi; Masemola, Refilwe; Rambuwani, Phuluphedziso (University of Witwatersrand, 2016-10)
    Construction and demolition waste has a major effect on the environment. The construction sector generates a variety of waste. The amount and the type of which is determined by the specific construction activities on site ...
  • Mkansi, Nkhesani; Ramsamy, Noelle; Laher, Yahya (University of Witwatersrand, 2016-10)
    At first, drones were commonly associated with military tactics used by the US government. Today, its array of uses has lead the flying machine’s popularity to grow exponentially. The use of drones vary from life guards ...
  • Ajusi, Brenda; Melamu, Mamoji; Mkhulisi, Noxolo (University of Witwatersrand, 2016-10)
    Emerging contractors in the South African construction industry, owned and managed by HDIs, lack the knowledge and skills to develop into sustainable businesses; underlying most factors, contributing to the hindrance of ...
  • Mashita, Phuti; Mohamed, Mubeen; Manjra, Mohammed Saalim (University of Witwatersrand, 2016-11)
    BIM is ‘new’ in South Africa and there are signs of BIM to be growing in the adoption and implementation by Facilities Management firms. BIM offers Facilities Managers with access to greater dimensional views of the building ...
  • Moraba, Mmanoko; Oni, Ifeoluwapo; Ngwenyama, Sibonisile (University of the Witwatersrand, School of Construction Economics and Management, 2016-10)
    This research therefore aims to provide a BoK (Body of Knowledge) and understanding of the level of use and maturity level of BIM in the architectural sector of the South African construction industry. This will be executed ...
  • Khatleli, Nthatisi (International Structural Engineering Construction Conference (ISEC) Press, 2017)
    The opening up of the invisible barriers after the fall of apartheid in South Africa led to massive internal migrations and relocations to bigger cities. Johannesburg as the biggest economic hub not only in South Africa ...
  • Khatleli, Nthatisi (International Structural Engineering Construction Conference (ISEC), 2017)
    Obsolescence is a major challenge in Infrastructure implementation around the world. South Africa has been implementing PPPs close to 20 years now and some of the first projects will soon come to closure as the end of ...
  • Ijasan1, K.C.; Ogunro, V. O. (Canadian Center of Science and Education, 2014-11-23)
    This paper explores the issues around urbanisation, neighbourhood degeneration and its effects on the living condition on the residents of Agege area of Lagos, Nigeria. This paper traces the historical background of the ...