American Society of Civil Engineers


Construction Research Congress 2005: Broadening Perspectives


by Iris D. Tommelein, (editor)
Sponsored By ASCE Construction Institute (CI), International Association of Automation and Robotics (IAARC), Lean Construction Institute (LCI), University of California, Berkeley: Project-Based Production Systems Laboratory (PoPSyCal)
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0754-7 / 0-7844-0754-1 (CD-Rom), 2005, 1376 pp., (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784407547)     (Barcode: RMI MK31523)

Conference information: Construction Research Congress 2005; April 5-7, 2005, San Diego, California, United States

ASCE sponsor: Construction Institute (CI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings - CD-ROM
Abstract: Proceedings of the Construction Research Congress 2005 held in San Diego, California, April 5-7, 2005. This collection contains 137 papers that discuss the state-of-the-art research in construction, as well as the challenges and possible accomplishments from today’s rapidly advancing technology. Topics include: lean construction; housing; sustainability; construction automation and robotics; education and workforce; supply chain management; productivity and methods; project risk management; contracts and organizations; infrastructure; and information technology.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Construction management
Contract management
Engineering education
Productivity
Sustainable development