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The Development of a Sustainable-Construction Planning System

Samaneh Zolfagharian, Mehdi Nourbakhsh, Rosli Zin, Kamaruzaman Jusoff, Rozana Zakaria
2012 Journal of Information Technology in Construction (ITcon)   unpublished
The aim of this paper is to develop a prototype of a Sustainable-Construction Planning System (SCPS) in order to mitigate the negative impacts of the construction industry on the environment.  ...  This study could be a platform for developing automated sustainable planning systems that can be used broadly in construction projects.  ...  The risk assessment results were used to develop a Sustainable Construction Planning System (SCPS), in which sustainable construction can be automatically planned.  ... 

A Dutch public-private strategy for innovation in sustainable construction

Bart A.G. Bossink
2002 Construction Management and Economics  
innovation in sustainable construction is part of a sector-wide strategy.  ...  Injluenced by the sustainable construction policy of the authorities, organizations in the Netherlands are developing, designing and building sustainable areas and object,.  ...  Elements of a goventmental sustainable construction policy Govemments play an important role in the initiation and development of sustainable construction practices, and they develop environmental policy  ... 
doi:10.1080/01446190210163534 fatcat:usjycda6prcg7gkrf4gysxqzsi

Inclusive path dependent analysis of sustainable urban environmental governance [chapter]

M. H. Cheng, J. W. Wu
2015 WIT Transactions on the Built Environment  
The government authorities generally intended to promote urban economic development by the execution of major public constructions, but the results of their decision-making system usually cause negative  ...  Researchers criticized that the extractive institutions limit the operation of the decision system, while the inclusive decision institutions can lead to the formation of a virtuous cycle of economic and  ...  of a virtuous cycle of economic and political system.  ... 
doi:10.2495/sd151082 fatcat:br7w5kzqezfqnififdgznxdnky

Application of the new Swedish planning support system Citylab to a Chinese urban case

Yunzhu Ji, Zhenhong Gu, Ronald Wennersten, Tong Zhang, Yixing Duan
2021 Open House International: the journal of an association of institutes and individuals concerned with housing, design and development in the built environment  
planning system is a vertical system based on policy development on the national level, policies which are to be implemented on local level.  ...  The planning system in Sweden is based on a much more horizontal process.  ...  The construction guidelines are used as a reference basis to form a concrete implementation plan for the sustainable development of the entire district.  ... 
doi:10.1108/ohi-10-2020-0144 fatcat:62mof4dne5hofaur23amovo5pq

Sustainability Checklist for Transport System Plan for Mangrove Eco-Park

Moch Zamani Achmad, Syed Ahmad Iskandar Syeed Arifin, Ahmad Faizal Ahmad Fuad, Asmawi Abdul Malik, Ismail Zainol
2018 International Journal of Marine Engineering Innovation and Research  
The incorporation of sustainability elements in planning is already a standard practice by many district councils in developed countries like US and UK.  ...  A simplified model has been applied to the planning of transport system for Tanjong Pelepas Eco-Park (TPEP), a mangrove preservation effort by a Malaysian Port Authority.  ...  ACKNOWLDEGMENT The study has been fully funded by Institut Sultan Iskandar (ISI) of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. The authors acknowledge the great contribution by ISI.  ... 
doi:10.12962/j25481479.v2i2.3649 fatcat:mg7ljju7w5e7pprlwhd4dssaxy

The exploration of concepts and methods for Low-Carbon Eco-City Planning

Shan Cao, Chi Li
2011 Procedia Environmental Sciences  
The establishment of low-carbon eco-city planning in the pattern of low-carbon economic development and the low-carbon society consumption with cities as a unit can remove the bottleneck for urban development  ...  The paper highlights the low-carbon eco-city planning ideas and development strategies and introduces the practical exploration of the planning with the new eco-city of Tianjin as an example.  ...  Acknowledgements The project was funded by "Eleven-Five" Sub-topic of the National Scientific and Technological Support Project "Quantitative and Dynamic Analysis & Research of Urban Green Space Expansion  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proenv.2011.03.067 fatcat:6nr5zkfotrctflaz3j4o2dav3i

Moving Urban Sculptures towards Sustainability: The Urban Sculpture Planning System in China

Zhe Liu, Pieter Uyttenhove, Xin Zheng
2018 Sustainability  
Our findings would enrich knowledge on geographic studies of public art planning through the contextualized analysis of a Chinese urban sculpture planning system.  ...  Following the continuous development characterized by large-scale constructions, Chinese urban development has shifted to the promotion of refined urban space quality.  ...  Urban sculpture construction management systems integrate the planning, selection, approval, construction, evaluation, conservation, and maintenance of the urban sculptures into a complete system [69]  ... 
doi:10.3390/su10124802 fatcat:aq3z32cpkzaxxfoqqmn3zj4g4i

Sustainability index for highway construction projects

Ahmed H. Ibrahim, Mohamed A. Shaker
2019 Alexandria Engineering Journal  
A scorecard for the indexing model developed to get rating system. Case studies presented to demonstrate the use of the sustainability index for Egyptian highways construction projects.  ...  The focus of this research is to develop a sustainability index for Egyptian highways construction projects that assist highways engineers, mangers and highways agencies to develop sustainable design,  ...  Developing a sustainability index for Egyptian highways construction projects and can be used as a rating system.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.aej.2019.11.011 fatcat:ravhenrzz5fmtocgri2zgs6gga

Index System Establishment of "Guidelines for the Construction of Park City" Referring to International Experience

Chen Yan, Cai Wenting, Wang Yu, Wang Xiangchun, Jiang Na, K.H.M. Mansur, Y. Fu
2021 E3S Web of Conferences  
In this paper, the index system of Sustainable Development of United Nations, British National Park City of London, master plan of New York and Resilient Chicago, "Garden City" of Singapore concerning  ...  sustainable development of Chinese cities.  ...  Acknowledgments This paper is one of the stage achievements of the National Key Research and Development Program of China, "Research on the characteristic index system of rural ecological landscape resources  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202125102081 fatcat:ay3ewdswafhkfop7a4g3agdzhu

BIM modeling for sustainable design and energy efficient construction

Venera Garyaeva, P. Akimov, N. Vatin, A. Tusnin, A. Doroshenko
2021 E3S Web of Conferences  
The goal of sustainable construction is to improve the energy efficiency of a building, which today is a challenge for software developers, builders, owners within the constraints of time, cost, provision  ...  The problem of implementing sustainable construction lies in the division of responsibilities and tasks from the relevant specialists.  ...  construction means "design and construction that contributes to the creation and healthy life of sustainable cities, sustainable regions and countries, sustainable society, or ensuring sustainable development  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202126304057 fatcat:ygim42gjcjd5nfumy2ehnk3pd4

How to Assess Sustainable Planning Processes of Buildings? A Maturity Assessment Model Approach for Designers

Marco Scherz, Bernd Markus Zunk, Christian Steinmann, Helmuth Kreiner
2022 Sustainability  
These demands have increased as a result of international and national action plans that have been developed to achieve the climate target paths and, therefore, the necessary reduction of CO2 emissions  ...  We address this problem by developing a sustainable construction maturity model (SCOMM) to answer the following research question: "What is a holistic quality assurance tool for the early design phase  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14052879 fatcat:qnn7ydck5jci3gi5fguz4fyc3m

Principles of Sustainable Infrastructure Formation in Research and Technology Development Centers Construction

Andrey Pustovgar, Vyacheslav Medvedev, Aleksey Adamtsevich, Zdenka J. Popović, A. Volkov, A. Pustovgar, A. Adamtsevich
2018 MATEC Web of Conferences  
construction, which will make it possible to target the less-developed elements and draw up the plan of their improvement for further sustainable development.  ...  This model envisages creating a harmonized international standard that describes the basic principles of sustainable infrastructure formation in research and technology development centers construction  ...  All tests were carried out using research equipment of The Head Regional Shared Research Facilities of the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering.  ... 
doi:10.1051/matecconf/201825103067 fatcat:ln3ezrce3banxfov6syupmmv6y

Integrative Assessment Framework of Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Sustainable Design for Green Highway Construction: A Review

Raja Rafidah Raja Muhammad Rooshdi, Noor Akmal Adillah Ismail, Shaza Rina Sahamir, Mohd Arif Marhani
2021 Chemical Engineering Transactions  
This paper had a critical review of the related issues of BIM and green highway construction.  ...  Those development implications should be dealt with the sustainability opportunities lied in the planning phase, and sustainable design can be the critical success factor.  ...  Sustainable construction development is a global concern.  ... 
doi:10.3303/cet2189010 doaj:1b877a07b723459a95bb4a15203713ed fatcat:azu2gvlij5fmhesdzfv5ziycle

Constructing demonstration zones to promote the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals

Yichao Wang, Jingjing Yuan, Yonglong Lu
2020 Geography and Sustainability  
Meanwhile, some suggestions were provided to promote the development of demonstration zones: (1) to build a monitoring indicator system for the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in  ...  The Chinese government has mainly taken two types of measures. One is to formulate a series of national plans and strategies, and the other is to construct pilot and demonstration zones.  ...  The key to ensuring the success in the construction of demonstration zones lies in (1) building a monitoring indicator system for Sustainable Development Goals for each demonstration zone, and establishing  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.geosus.2020.02.004 fatcat:lxzuxwlcxncvvkrokpr3ge2ojq

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Process towards the Sustainable Design and Construction of Computer, Communication, Network Engineering, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Systems

Vijayan Gurumurthy Iyer
2019 DEStech Transactions on Social Science Education and Human Science  
Sustainable design and construction development is a kind of design and development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability and efficacy of future generations to meet their  ...  SEA system is a potentially useful element of good environmental management and sustainable development; however, as currently practiced in sustainable design and construction of computer, communication  ...  Acknowledgement The author is thankful to the organizers of 2019 International Conference on Education, Management, and Information Technology Applications (EMITA2019) for service requisition as General  ... 
doi:10.12783/dtssehs/iceme2019/29618 fatcat:th6v4jypkbakhdiswkfq7lrzyq
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