Web Based Communication For Construction Project Management
The construction industry exhibits a unique set of characteristics such as fragmentation, multidisciplinary development, substantial financial commitment, varying complexities, long time spans, and a large number of geographically separated stakeholders involved at all the stages of the projects. Project managers are required to integrate the efforts of all the stakeholders for required collaboration and coordination for successful project management. This requires a quantum leap in the use of shared IT systems, integrated information processing and communication systems and can be achieved through Web based communication. Benefits of web-based systems would be realized if at the planning stage, equal attention is given to technical, managerial, people and cultural issues. This paper discusses the planning issues and provides a road map for the organisations to adopt the technology.
Impact and interest:
Citation countsare sourced monthly fromand citation databases.
These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.
Citations counts from theindexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.
Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.
|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > TECHNOLOGY (100000)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering|
|Deposited On:||09 May 2007|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 23:28|
Repository Staff Only: item control page