publication . Other literature type . Article . 2011

Improving Building Performance through Integrating Constructability in the Design Process

Ayman Ahmed Ezzat Othman;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2011 Journal: Organization, technology & management in construction : an international journal, volume 3, issue 2 (issn: 1847-5450, eissn: 1847-6228, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Civil Engineering
Abstract
A. A. E. Othman · Improving Building Performance through Integrating Constructability in the... · pp 333-347 The traditional procurement approaches commonly adopted in construction projects and the involvement of multitude of various project participants with diverse objectives, skills and interests tended to separate design from construction. This separation obstructs contractors from providing designers with construction feedback and suggestions for design improvement, which ultimately hampers the improvement of building performance. Because of the importance of the design phase and the vital role played by contractors in the construction industry, this paper ...
Subjects
free text keywords: constructability; design management; design process; partnering; performance; quality, Design technology, Constructability, Design management, Procurement, Built environment, Body of knowledge, Engineering design process, Computer science, Design process, Construction engineering
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 2011

Improving Building Performance through Integrating Constructability in the Design Process

Ayman Ahmed Ezzat Othman;