A Review of Performance Measurement for Successful Concurrent Construction

Saad B.S. Ahmad, Fredrik Svalestuen, Bjørn Andersen, Olav Torp
2016 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
Concurrent engineering and performance measurement are both manufacturing industry concepts that have coexisted and complemented each other for the manufacturing industry success. Construction industry has integrated manufacturing philosophies but still waits for the success manufacturing industry enjoyed. With the help from the literature, the paper looks into the status of performance measurements in construction. The literature review generated more questions than answers. It reflected that
more » ... It reflected that the existing construction industry structure needs overhauling. Finally, the paper presents six questions with the help of literature evaluation for future research to start a focused debate on measuring the success of concurrent construction. Click here and insert your abstract text.
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2016.06.210 fatcat:cjpopmn6yneilnpsxwmqsqe45m