Evaluating the level of stakeholder involvement during the project planning processes of building projects

Heravi, Amirhossein, Coffey, Vaughan, & Trigunarsyah, Bambang (2015) Evaluating the level of stakeholder involvement during the project planning processes of building projects. International Journal of Project Management, 33(5), pp. 985-997.

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Abstract

The purpose of this study is to examine the current level of stakeholder involvement during the project's planning process. Stakeholders often provide the needed resources and have the ability to control the interaction and resource flows in the network. They also ultimately have strong impact on an organisation's survival, and therefore appropriate management and involvement of key stakeholders should be an important part of any project management plan.

A series of literature reviews was conducted to identify and categorise significant phases involved in the planning. For data collection, a questionnaire survey was designed and distributed amongst nearly 200 companies who were involved in the residential building sector in Australia. Results of the analysis demonstrate the engagement levels of the four stakeholder groups involved in the planning process and establish a basis for further stakeholder involvement improvement.

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ID Code: 85262
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
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Keywords: Stakeholder involvement, Planning process, Building projects
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijproman.2014.12.007
ISSN: 1873-4634
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: © 2015 Elsevier.
Copyright Statement: © 2015 Elsevier. This manuscript version is made available under the CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 license http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/↗
Deposited On: 12 Jul 2015 23:14
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2015 22:40

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