Internet-Based communication and Information Systems on Remote Construction Projects - A Case Study Analysis

Weippert, Achim, Kajewski, Stephen L., & Tilley, Paul A. (2002) Internet-Based communication and Information Systems on Remote Construction Projects - A Case Study Analysis. In Rezgui, Yacine, Aouad, Ghassan, & Ingirige, Bingunath (Eds.) European Conference on Information and Communication Technology Advances and Innovation in the Knowledge Society (eSM@ART 2002), 18 - 21 November 2002, University of Salford.


So as to bring the unique talents of various construction industry project participants together in a more productive and integrated manner, the Online Remote Construction Management (ORCM) project commenced in July 1999 proposing to test, field trial and/or evaluate the implementation of various Internet-based Construction Project Management (ICPM) systems and information and communication technologies (ICT) on four case study projects over a two-year period. This paper provides final results obtained from two ORCM Surveys implemented on these case study projects. ‘Best Practice Recommendations’ are identified offering a positive contribution to the successful implementation of ICT tools and ICPM systems on remote construction projects. Additional research and benchmark activities were undertaken on the four ORCM case study projects and will be considered in future papers.

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ID Code: 3699
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Information Technology, Internet, Construction Industry, Remote, Survey
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > TECHNOLOGY (100000)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2002 (please consult author)
Deposited On: 30 Mar 2006 00:00
Last Modified: 10 Aug 2011 17:52

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