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Risk Handling Responsibilities in Tanzanian Project-Based Organisations

Nyamagere Gladys Sospeter, Nicholas Chileshe
2021 Sustainability  
However, there is inadequate knowledge amongst the contractual parties on risk handling responsibilities in road projects, particularly in Sub-Saharan African developing countries.  ...  This study is aimed at bridging that knowledge gap by investigating the perceptions of contractors and consultants on the risk handling responsibilities in road projects in Tanzania.  ...  Even though risk handling strategies are used in project planning by building contractors, yet their application is at a lower level in the Tanzanian construction industry and hence there must be an increase  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13148078 fatcat:j7s2jivbzjgenhhob76zzkvmoe

Planning of the Risk Handling Methods Related to Alterations to Project Documentation

Iwona Rybka, Elżbieta Bondar-Nowakowska
2013 Procedia Engineering  
The presented compilations constitute a practical model of selecting the strategy of risk handling and facilitating the choice of the most suitable strategy in a particular project.  ...  The aim of this paper is to determine and compare the risk handling methods resulting from alterations to Project Documentation.  ...  The risk response matrix related to alterations to Project Documentations in environmental engineering project. RISK HANDLING METHODS Adopting the contingency amount or/and period.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2013.04.121 fatcat:64ngkgxwnraobjz6fcq2dbmn3i

Software Risk Management

R.E. Fairley
2005 IEEE Software  
continuous risk management: The process of analyzing the progress of a planned activity, project, or program on a periodic, ongoing basis and handling identified risk factors; includes developing options  ...  crisis management: Steps to take when a contingency plan doesn't solve the associated problem. problem: A negative situation to overcome.  ... 
doi:10.1109/ms.2005.77 fatcat:ia64zncs2zbipkqbihluyen6l4

Why bad things happen to good projects

K. Mackey
1996 IEEE Software  
That's why IT project management has become high art while business contingency planning remains in the Dark Ages.  ...  They must use that awareness to build --with full support and cooperation from the business --a business contingency plan for IT projects that is as robust as the project plans they create for the new  ... 
doi:10.1109/52.493017 fatcat:azm6aouimveg3ox3lxq44fimzu

Port Planning Under Deep Uncertainty

Mustarakh Gelfi, Hendra Achiari
2020 CSID Journal of Infrastructure Development  
Instead of ignoring uncertainties, the port needs to make contingency planning to deal with them. This study has benefits to make a robust terminal masterplan of the port.  ...  This study is about the port planning under deep uncertainty using the framework of Scenario Based-Adaptive Port Planning (SB-APP).  ...  The current planning practice might not quite robust enough to handle the uncertainties of the future in planning the project.  ... 
doi:10.32783/csid-jid.v3i1.79 fatcat:dfqfkl625rfefd7qhjejmurr4y

Processes for managing project uncertainty with contingency planning [chapter]

Cathy Roberts, Chris Wild, Kurt Maly
1996 Implementing Systems for Supporting Management Decisions  
In this paper, we address the management of contingency plans in the inherently uncertain environment of large-scale projects.  ...  In our approach, we respond to the presence of project uncertainty by supporting the manager in developing and enacting competitive contingency plans.  ...  None of the methods mentioned in the preceding paragraph was designed to continuously handle project uncertainties.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-34967-1_23 fatcat:glexxkrgpvcsjf4qvefvs7jkca

Integrating CMMI Maturity Level-3 In Traditional Software Development Process

Reena Dadhich
2012 International Journal of Software Engineering & Applications  
Practices includes topics that direct about eliciting and managing requirements, decision making, measuring performance, planning work, handling risks, and more.  ...  or project to mitigate adverse impacts on achieving objectives.  ...  Risk Mitigation/Contingency Plan Implementation According to [27] the appropriate members of the project take the lead and implement mitigation/contingency plans as directed by the Project Manager.  ... 
doi:10.5121/ijsea.2012.3102 fatcat:d5zftyk6ozfqtmpucvwyyeskj4

Identifying contingency requirements using obstacle analysis

R. Lutz, S. Nelson, A. Patterson-Hine, C.R. Frost, D. Tal
2005 13th IEEE International Conference on Requirements Engineering (RE'05)  
and handling had focus on contingencies..  ...  Dearden, et al., “Contingency Planning for Autonomy for Anomaly Response in Space-based Life Planetary Rovers,” 3rd Int’l NASA Workshop Planning Support Systems,” IJCAI-01 Wkshp, 2001. &  ... 
doi:10.1109/re.2005.32 dblp:conf/re/LutzNPFT05 fatcat:mx5e5ll2sjdp3aofhktxdrgo7i

Critical Chain Project Management: Motivation & overview

Hilbert Robinson, Robert Richards
2010 2010 IEEE Aerospace Conference  
By utilizing a pooled or aggregated risk methodology, task durations can be shortened to the task's average time to completion, and the variability of the tasks in actuality can be planned for and handled  ...  Critical Chain takes a different approach to handling risk versus most traditional methods of project management such as critical path project management.  ...  In order to make realistic commitments in the face of uncertainty, project plans must contain some amount of safety or contingency. Simply, uncertainty is mitigated by contingency.  ... 
doi:10.1109/aero.2010.5446879 fatcat:uy6uamxt6vfsnie3ts42ukzrs4

Managing project uncertainty: from variation to chaos

A. De Meyer, C.H. Loch, M.T. Pich
2002 IEEE Engineering Management Review  
Uncertainty is an inevitable aspect of most projects, but even the most proficient managers have difficulty handling it.  ...  everyone can identify the tasks at the outset, provide contingency alternatives and keep to the same overall project vision throughout.( n1) Those are fair assumptions for routine or wellunderstood projects  ...  The team could, in theory, handle that problem as a series of foreseen uncertainties, building a contingency plan for each scenario. ("If soil is moist and type X at location Y, use Plan A.  ... 
doi:10.1109/emr.2002.1032403 fatcat:i7ccwrq4xzbwnbnt62rjumj7ea

Expecting the unexpected: representing, reasoning about, and assessing construction project contingencies

G. Ryan Anderson, Nilufer Onder, Amlan Mukherjee
2007 2007 Winter Simulation Conference  
Planning, scheduling and effective management of contingencies are crucial for the successful management of construction projects.  ...  In this paper we explore a mathematical representation of construction processes that can be used to infer alternative futures of a project as it unfolds.  ...  Therefore, the plans contain steps that can handle every possible contingency upon its detection during execution.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wsc.2007.4419835 dblp:conf/wsc/AndersonOM07 fatcat:kxe6minwxngcrgoezepiod62xu

Using obstacle analysis to identify contingency requirements on an unpiloted aerial vehicle

Robyn Lutz, Ann Patterson-Hine, Stacy Nelson, Chad R. Frost, Doron Tal, Robert Harris
2006 Requirements Engineering  
The paper discusses the consequences of these results in terms of the adoption of Obstacle Analysis to analyze anomaly handling requirements in evolving systems.  ...  The resulting increase in autonomy also increased system complexity.  ...  Acknowledgments The research described in this paper was carried out in part at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under a contract with the National Aeronautic and Space  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00766-006-0039-4 fatcat:xnppmfl34nglfoibp4kyxk6mzm

Patterns for risk management in projects

Moshe Weiler, Ofra Homsky, Amir Raveh
2010 Proceedings of the 15th European Conference on Pattern Languages of Programs - EuroPLoP '10  
These patterns are better suited for risk managers working in large organizations and long-term projects.  ...  refer to some sensitive points of the work in an organization.  ...  In the best scenario, a Contingency Plan will never be activated, as the Mitigation Plan did its job and the risks were handled and reduced.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2328909.2328930 dblp:conf/europlop/WeilerHR10 fatcat:vfrjsn2iu5avnh5c3wnje26u34

Dynamic Management of Cost Contingency: Impact of KPIs and Risk Perception

Bilal Ayub, Muhammad Jamaluddin Thaheem, Zia ud Din
2016 Procedia Engineering  
Risks are inherent in construction projects. In order to manage risks, contingency amount is set aside usually in an escrow account.  ...  Cost contingency can be a handsome amount that would get blocked during the execution of the project for further use, incurring constant opportunity cost.  ...  An escrow account is set up for collection and better handling of the cost contingency.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2016.04.021 fatcat:pzsokpyonvb57e7d4s27tbe3q4

PREVENTION AND ABATEMENT OF MARINE POLLUTION IN TUNISIAN COMMERCIAL PORTS

Robert H. Hazelton, Robert M. Sargent, Erich R. Gundlach, Mohamed Anis Boussetta, Ahmed Ben Djebara, Sahbene Ben Fadhel
2001 International Oil Spill Conference Proceedings  
plans.  ...  This paper summarizes a study that was conducted to evaluate Tunisia's commercial ports' oil spill contingency plans, response equipment, and response management systems, for the purposes of increasing  ...  As the law requires port contingency plans to comply with the National Contingency Plan and its Annexes, the OMMP's job is made all the more challenging in their absence.  ... 
doi:10.7901/2169-3358-2001-2-1449 fatcat:fhu4ofk2evbapb3pyihrajf4r4
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