Technology and construction productivity the major objective of this dissertation is to determine the degree (if any) to which information technology usage, specifically the use of information technology to automate and integrate construction project work functions, is related to construction productivity. Study of the measurement of labor productivity in the palestinian construction industry: the gaza strip eng zeyad ahmed abo mostafa bsc civil engineering supervised by prof dr adnan enshassi professor of construction engineering and management a thesis submitted in partial. Department of real estate and construction management thesis number 149 masters program in real estate development and financial services master of science 30 credits productivity – measurement and improvement author: supervisor: yana myronenko carl-axel engdahl stockholm 2012 1 master of science. As follows:1)to confirm egyptian construction labor productivity problems in building projects 2)to establish a occurrence of factors affecting labor productivity in construction building projects the questionnaire was construction manpower productivity, msc thesis, dept of civil engineering facul of engineering.
Construction industry findings reveal the top five ranked factors are as follows: (1 ) shortage or late supply of materials (2) clarity of the drawings and project documents (3) clear and daily construction projects and hence, labor productivity in spain construction sites,” phd thesis, dept of civil engineering, univ of. Procurement contracts, innovation and productivity in the construction sector: five studies lena borg doctoral thesis building & real estate economics department of real estate and construction management school of architecture and the built environment kth royal institute of technology stockholm 2015. A thesis by parth arora submitted to the office of graduate studies of texas a&m university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of linear relationship between labor productivity and gross margin at a state level in the construction industry the research also identified and quantified other important. Estimation of optimal productivity in labor-intensive construction operations by krishna prasad kisi a dissertation presented to the faculty of the graduate college at the university of nebraska in partial fulfillment of requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy.
Theoretical and practical foundations for the construction industry by behrooz golzarpoor a thesis presented to the university of waterloo in fulfillment of the 3 figure 1-1: mechanical construction productivity vs high and low level of best practices implementation (shan et al, 2011) figure 1-2: productivity. In this thesis , questionnaire survey have been conducted with various companies among 100 labours and using spss software their response have been extracted for studying the impact of human resource management practices on productivity and financial performance in construction industry and appropriate solution.
Productivity studies using advanced ann models b y ming lu @ a thesis submitted to the faculty of graduate studies and research in p h a l fdultillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy in construction engineering and management the department of civil and environmental engineering. Improving productivity in construction is a way of increasing profit with little or no increase in cost labour productivity in construction in developing countries, including jordan, is relatively low and needs to be improved significantly the objective of this paper is to describe and analyse the factors that affect.
1 department of real estate and construction management thesis number 149 masters program in real estate development and financial services master of science 30 credits. Measurement are to be addressed in this thesis 12 justification of the research productivity is a widely discussed topic in the singapore construction industry contractors aspire to raise the level of construction productivity, enhance the image of the industry and reduce the number of foreign. The purpose of this thesis is to investigate how construction performance is measured by focusing on refurbishment site managers' monitoring and management of resource use an initial analysis of the relations between construction industry productivity and measures of construction project performance indicates that what.
Barıs, bekdik march 2017 improving productivity in building construction – by repetitions in products, processes, and organisations phd thesis 22017 dtu management engineering. Control charts as a productivity improvement tool in construction a thesis submitted to the faculty of purdue university by joe ault in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of master of science may 2013 purdue university west lafayette, indiana. At royal institute of technology, kth, in stockholm, sweden the topic of this thesis, lean, might be more related to the management field or leadership field, than to the building technology field of studies however, because of the discussion about the low productivity and wasteful activities in the construction industry, it is.
Proper management of resources in construction projects can yield substantial savings in time and cost as construction is a labor-intensive industry, this paper focuses on labor productivity in the construction industry this study considers the current state-of-the-art issues relevant to this subject it covers the construction. Declaration the candidate herewith adjudges that the work presented in this dissertation on “an analysis into the effectiveness of construction productivity measurement on zimbabwean projects” for the bachelor of quantity surveying (honors) degree presented to the department of. Offsite manufacturing as a means of improving productivity in new zealand construction industry: key barriers to adoption and improvement measures a research thesis submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of masters of construction management.
A dissertation submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree masters technologiae in construction management in the faculty product project productivity value added per person working on the project project profitability profitability of the construction company organisational. Thesis for the degree of licentiate of technology contractor monitoring of productivity and sustainability in building refurbishment ahmet anil sezer department of technology management and economics chalmers university of technology gothenburg, sweden 2014. Master thesis group 8 20 | page 52 introduction to location based management system (lbms) lbms, just like lps aims to achieve lean goals lbms changes the way the construction projects are traditionally planned and managed, aiming to improve efficiency, speed and productivity.