Construction Environment: Adopting IBS Construction Approach Towards Achieving Sustainable Development

Mohammad Fadhil Mohammad
2013 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
The increased numbers of the world population and carbon emission that leads to global warming must be addressed through sustainable approach and innovative techniques. A strong emphasis of sustainability needs to be demonstrated through built environment planning, design and construction economics. The choice of using the Industrialised Building System (IBS) in a sustainable commercial development is expected to enhance the quality of life and work for today and future generation. This paper
more » ... ation. This paper reviews the linkages between the sustainable development, economics, and social perception of the IBS. Recommendations proposed to be used by players, stakeholders and researchers involved in IBS.
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2013.08.332 fatcat:bst3knry6narzgj7uxq5dbyriu