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Human Errors in Structural Design and Construction in the United Arab Emirates
The construction sector in the United Arab Emirates has witnessed an unparalleled growth in the past decade. In spite of recent challenges due to global recession, this sector remains strong in the Gulf region. Experience ...
A Framework for Project Time-Cost Optimization Considering Float Consumption Impact
The main objectives of construction projects include completing the project on time and within budget. There is always a tradeoff between time and cost. Time loss is costly and time savings can provide benefits to all the ...
Progress Evaluation and Diagnosis Indices for Construction Projects-Omar's Diagnostic Technique
The construction industry constitutes a major part of the global economy. Large amounts of money are spent annually for the construction of residential, commercial, industrial, and other types of projects, including ...
Total Damages Quantification Method for Float Allocation
Construction projects involve several contracting parties such as clients, contractors, consultants and many others. These contracting parties tend to use the float of noncritical activities for their own benefits, such ...
Towards a Critical Construction Management Research Agenda in the MENA Region
Research in construction management has seen a lot of growth in recent years. The contribution of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is still relatively low. There is a need to identify the causes of the low ...