Construction management fundamentals knutson pdf

The Malaysian construction construction management fundamentals knutson pdf is vital for the country economy and always played a key role towards the development of national infrastructure. This transition from traditional methods of construction give a momentum to the deployment of onsite mechanized equipments. The utilization of mechanized equipments increases construction productivity and as well as reduces the dependency on foreign labour.

However, a large amount of construction company’s capital is also invested in procuring these equipments. In addition to this, varieties of construction equipments are also required for carrying out these operations. Therefore, the aim of this paper is to investigate the current awareness and application of onsite mechanization in Malaysian construction industry. The results of the survey show that there is a good understanding of Malaysian contractors towards mechanization. It is also revealed that the adoption of IBS have a direct correlation with the usage of onsite machineries and equipments. Results further indicate that excavation, earthworks, pilling works and structural works have high utilization of mechanized construction equipments.

The study will help to find out the existing level of mechanization practices in Malaysian construction industry. Selection and peer-review under responsibility of the Department of Urban and Infrastructure Engineering, NED University of Engineering and Technology. The Malaysian construction industry is vital for the country economy and always played a key role towards the development of national infrastructure. This transition from traditional methods of construction give a momentum to the deployment of onsite mechanized equipments.