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Title Construction Research Congress 2010 : innovation for reshaping construction practice : proceedings of the 2010 Construction Research Congress, May 8-10, 2010, Banff, Alberta, Canada / sponsored by Construction Institute (CI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers [and others] ; edited by Janaka Ruwanpura, Yasser Mohamed, SangHyun Lee.
Imprint Reston : American Society of Civil Engineers, 2010.


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Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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Subject Building -- Technological innovations -- Congresses.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Contents 3D Visualization for Tunnel Boring Machine Steering and Alignment Control in Microtunneling -- Automated Multiple Objects Tracking System (AMOTS) -- Resource Performance Indicators in Controlling Industrial Steel Projects -- Application of Sensing Technology to Safety Management -- Automated Materials Tracking and Locating: Impact Modeling and Estimation -- Automated Model-Based Recognition of Progress Using Daily Construction Photographs and IFC-Based 4D Models -- Construction Activity Classification Using Accelerometers -- Evaluating the Electric Consumption of Residential Buildings: Current Practices and Future Prospects -- Automatically Tracking and Guiding Underground Tunnel Boring Machines during Microtunneling and Pipe Jacking Operations -- Geospatial Databases and Augmented Reality Visualization for Improving Safety in Urban Excavation Operations -- Real Time Information Integration via "i -- Booth©" -- Real-Time Spatial Location Tracking of Construction Resources in Lay Down Yards -- Semi-Automated As-Built Modeling of Light Rail System Guide Beams -- Blind Spot Measurements for Real-Time Pro-Active Safety in Construction -- Identification and Assessment of Cost Estimating Competencies -- Improving Project Performance Using the Project Health Indicator Tool -- Quality Management Systems in the Capital Facilities Delivery Industry: Analysis of Best Practices in Leadership and Third-Party Certification -- An IDP-BIM Framework for Reshaping Professional Design Practices -- Construction Engineering Education: Need, Content, Learning Approaches -- Identifying Competencies for Baccalaureate Level Construction Education: Enhancing Employability of Young Professionals in the Construction Industry -- Interdisciplinary Team Learning in the Context of Integrated Design Studio -- Repositioning the Faculty Internship Experience in Construction Management -- The Need and Challenges for Interdisciplinary Education in AEC -- Virtual Construction Project Field Trips Using Remote Classroom Technology -- Case Study for Integrating Lean Six-Sigma and RFID Applications in Construction Processes through Simulation Approach -- A Simulation Driven Visualization Framework for Construction Operations: Development and Application -- An Integrated System to Select, Position, and Simulate Mobile Cranes for Complex Industrial Projects -- An Optimization Model for Dynamic Multi-Project Environment in Construction -- BIM-Integrated Sustainable Material and Renewable Energy Simulation -- Exploring the Effects of Context Level Factors on the Structural Steel Fabrication Shop Operation -- Korean Real Estate Market and Mortgage Lending Policies: A Quantitative Approach -- Lessons Learned from Utilizing Building Information Modeling for Construction Management Tasks -- Multi-Objective Dynamic Simulation-Optimization for Equipment Allocation of Earthmoving Operations -- Real-Time Data Collection and Visualization Technology in Construction -- Simulation-Based Multiple Heavy Lift Planning in Industrial Construction -- Spatial Trajectory Analysis for Cranes Operations on Construction Sites -- State-Based Simulation Mechanism for Facilitating Project Schedule Updating -- Studying Dynamic Decision-Making in Construction Management Using Adaptive Interactive Simulations -- System Dynamics Modeling of a Safety Culture Based on Resilience Engineering -- Virtual Organizational Imitation for Construction Enterprises (VOICE): Managing Business Complexity Using Agent Based Modeling -- A Method to Develop and Optimize the Placement of Road Barriers in Emergency Evacuation for University Campuses -- Developing Optimal Hazard Investment Strategies -- Development of an Index to Rate the Completeness and Quality of Mitigation Project Definition -- Optimizing Alternative Housing Projects in the Aftermath of Natural Disasters -- Vulnerability Assessment of Critical Infrastructure, Associated Industries, and Communities during Extreme Events -- 2D Vision Tracking Methods' Performance Comparison for 3D Tracking of Construction Resources -- A Decision Support System for Integrating Corrective Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance and Condition-Based Maintenance -- A GIS Framework for Construction Equipment Request and Deployment during Emergency Response -- Visually Scheduling Construction Projects -- Assessment of Internet Based Systems for Construction Product Information -- BIM for Integration of Automated Real-Time Project Control Systems -- Defining High-Level Project Control Data for Visual Information Systems -- Towards a Cyber-Physical Systems Approach to Construction -- Use of As-Built Building Information Modeling -- A Novel Approach to Measuring Ground Movements Associated with Trenchless Construction Techniques -- A Stochastic Method for Condition Rating of Concrete Bridges -- Analysis of Injury and Fatal Crashes in Highway Construction Zones -- Community-Driven and Reliability-Based Budget Allocation for Water Networks -- Development of an Innovative Free-Swimming Device for Detection of Leaks in Oil and Gas Pipelines -- Analyzing Municipal Blockage Failure Datasets for Sewer Systems -- Framework for Web-Based Highway Construction Geospatial Data Management -- Infrastructure and Energy OR Energy and Infrastructure: How Energy Demand and Infrastructure Impact Each Other and What Carbon Limits Will Mean for Both -- Integrating GPS and Laser Technology to Map Underground Utilities Installed Using Open Trench Method -- Large-Scale Column Detection for Bridge Inspection -- Review of Wireless Sensors for Road and Bridge Asset Management -- Semantic Representation of Infrastructure Interdependencies: Rethinking Infrastructure Design and Management.
Towards Optimum Condition Assessment Policies for Water and Sewer Networks -- e-Society: A Community Engagement Framework for Construction Projects -- Knowledge Management Systems for Construction -- The Embedment of a Knowledge Management Program in an AEC Organization -- Using Lean Theory to Identify Waste Associated with Information Exchanges on a Building Project -- A Game Theoretic Approach to Understand Opportunistic Behavior in Project Network Subcontractor Selection -- A Tool for Improving Construction Organizations' Innovation Capabilities -- Conflict Management in Concurrent Engineering, a Case Study -- Establishing a Collaborative Environment among Project Stakeholders -- Governance Challenges of Infrastructure Delivery: The Case for Socio-Economic Governance Approaches -- Knowledge System Conflicts in Global Project Networks -- Theoretical Categories of Successful Collaboration and BIM Implementation within the AEC Industry -- The Evolution of Collaboration within Inter-Organizational Networks of Temporary Project Teams -- The Leadership Flexibility Space -- Understanding Withdrawal Behavior in the Construction Industry -- When Are Public-Private Partnerships Not an Appropriate Governance Structure? Case Study Evidence -- A Critical Analysis of Innovations in Construction Manager-At-Risk Project Delivery -- Emergency Accelerated Construction -- Assessment of Responsibilities of Project Teams for Owner Managing Contractor Tasks : A Fuzzy Consensus Approach -- Comparison of Water/Wastewater Project Performance by Project Delivery System and Payment Provision -- Configurational Comparative Methods for Aligning PPP Strategies with Public-Policy Objectives -- Construction Legal Decision Support Using Support Vector Machine (SVM) -- Contracting Strategy Decision Framework for Highway Maintenance -- Developing a Framework for Construction Contractor Qualification for Surety Bonding -- Effect of Culture on Selection of Dispute Resolution Methods in International Contracts -- Guidelines for a Standard Project Partnering Contract -- Implementation of a Decision Support System for Commercial Evaluation and Selection of Equipment Suppliers -- Interaction of Processes and Phases in Project Scheduling Using BIM for A/E/C/FM Integration -- Model for Legal Principles of Compensation for Errors in Bills of Quantities: A Law and Economic Analysis -- Assessment of Direct Work Utilization at the Workface in the U.S. Construction Industry (1972-2008) -- Bi-Level Framework for Measuring Performance to Improve Productivity of Construction Enterprises -- Causes of Variation in Construction Task Starting Times and Duration -- Comparison of Construction Labor Productivity between U.S. and China -- Development of Performance Measurement Framework for Value Management Studies in Construction -- Emergent Themes of Instruments Used to Measure Safety Climate in Construction -- From Construction Project Success to Integrated Construction Project Selection -- Top 10 Areas for Construction Productivity Improvement on Alberta Oil and Gas Construction Projects -- Principles for Utilization of Construction Equipment Operator Training Simulators -- The Relationship between the Maturity of Safety Management Practices and Performance -- Validity of Industry Benchmarks and Metrics for Engineering Productivity -- Worker Satisfaction and Work-Life Related Characteristics in the U.S. Construction Industry -- A Framework for Evaluating the Effect of Fast-Tracking Techniques on Project Performance -- A New Approach for Resource-Constrained Multi-Project Scheduling -- An Analytical Framework for Incorporating Projects Supply Chain Problems into Project Plan -- Analysis of Temporary Traffic Control Cost Items in Transportation Construction Bidding Process -- Assessment of the Impact of Inter-Organizational Interactions on Project Metrics -- Front End Planning for Infrastructure Projects -- Implementation of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Modular Construction: Benefits and Challenges -- Improved Procedures for Business Accommodation on Transportation Construction Projects -- Modeling Cash Flow Profiles with Singularity Functions -- Modeling Resource Profiles with Singularity Functions -- Activity Overlapping Assessment in Construction, Oil and Gas Projects -- Optimizing Labor Utilization in Multiple Shifts for Construction Projects -- Optimizing Material Logistics Planning in Construction Projects -- Progress Monitoring of Construction Projects Using Statistical Pattern Recognition -- Significant Factors Affecting Right-Of-Way Acquisition Time in Highway Projects -- Using Key Date Matrix (KDM) to Minimize Risk in Semiconductor Facility Projects -- A Decision Model for Technology Selection in Renovation Project Planning -- A Valuation Model for Choosing the Optimal Minimum Revenue Guarantee (MRG) in a Highway Project: A Real-Option Approach -- Classification of Risks for International Construction Joint Ventures (ICJV) Projects -- Interrelationships among Constuction Injury Prevention Strategies: A Cross-Impact Analysis -- Quantitative Assessment of Horizontal Directional Drilling Project Risk Using Fuzzy Fault Tree Analysis -- The Application of Utility Theory in the Decision-Making Process for Investing in ADR Insurance -- The Impact of Regulatory Licensing Processes on U.S. Civilian Nuclear Power Plant Project Performance -- A Financial Market Entry Decision Model for International Construction Business Using Real Option Analysis and Monte Carlo Simulation -- An Application of ELECTRE III to Contractor Selection -- Embeddedness and Collaborative Venture Networks for Overseas Construction Projects -- Field Measurement of Concrete Lateral Pressure in Formwork -- Forecasting ENR Construction Cost Index: A Time Series Analysis Approach -- Influence Factor-Based Safety Risk Assessment Methodology for Construction Site -- "Sustainability by ..." A Synthesis of Procurement Approaches for High Performance Buildings -- A Unified Process Approach to Healthcare Project Delivery: Synergies between Greening Strategies, Lean Principles and BIM -- An Integrated Condition Assessment Model for Buildings -- The Application of Visualization for Construction Emission Monitoring -- Calculation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Associated with Highway Construction Projects Using an Integrated Life Cycle Assessment Approach -- Decision Making Processes and the Adoption of Energy Saving Techniques in Social Housing -- Exploring the Validity of Qualitative Methods to Analyze Project Delivery of Sustainable, High Performance Buildings -- Identifying Factors That Affect the Energy Consumption of Residential Buildings -- Impact of Sustainability Perceptions on the Purchasability of Materials in Construction Projects -- Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Certification of a Project in Alachua County: An Analysis of the 2007 Florida Building Code, and the Alachua County Unified Land Development Code for Leed 2009 -- Life Cycle Assessment Modeling of Heavy Construction Activities -- Life Cycle Cost Analysis and Real Option Theory for Improved Sustainability in Existing Buildings -- Life Cycle Cost Analysis of Hybrid Chiller Plants under Dynamic Utility Prices -- Modeling Construction Waste Generation towards Sustainability -- Current Status of C & D Waste Management and Green Building Standards in Canada -- Process-Based Approach in Sustainable Impact Analysis of Rebar Supply System -- Shale Oil : An Opportunity to Revive the Construction Industry and Economy while Increasing Energy and Construction Job Security -- Carbon Footprints Analysis for Tunnel Construction Processes in the Preplanning Phase Using Collaborative Simulation -- Canadian Industry Practitioners Perception on LEED Credits -- A GIS Framework for Reducing GHG Emissions in Concrete Transportation.
Other Author Ruwanpura, Janaka.
Mohamed, Yasser.
Lee, SangHyun.
Construction Institute.
American Society of Civil Engineers.
Other Title Print version: Construction Research Congress (2010 : Banff, Alta.). Construction Research Congress 2010. Reston : American Society of Civil Engineers, 2010 9780784411094
Other Title Innovation for reshaping construction practice
Proceedings of the 2010 Construction Research Congress