List of Full Papers

Abstracts

  • ‘Choosing by advantages’ to select concrete tasks: a project team’s perception - Lesiba Mollo, Fidelis Emuze
  • A causal analysis between construction sector and economic growth in Nigeria - Moses A. Ogunbiyi, Simon O. Olawale, Rasheed Oyaromade
  • A conceptual framework for promoting economic growth in crude oil dependent economies  - Nuruddeen Usman, Ahmadu S. Bustani, Nuru Gambo, Gambo Ibrahim
  • A framework for enhanced application of ergonomics on building construction in Nigeria - AbdulHafeez, Ibrahim
  • A road traffic safety managerial roadmap for the management of the Zion Christian Church Easter weekend pilgrimage - M. Mathebula, John J. Smallwood
  • A study of the factors causing delay of rural roads and bridge construction projects in Ghana - Theophilus Adjei-Kumi, Gabriel Nani, Isaac Mensah
  • Access to land as a constraint to urban housing for Nigeria’s middle and low income groups - Chukwuma C. Nwuba
  • Adherence to professional ethics by in-house project managers as a panacea to corrupt practices in the delivery of public construction projects in Nigeria - Abdullahi Abubakar
  • Adoption of sustainability practices by construction organisations: a review of organisational theories, methodologies and analytical tools - K. Agbesi, T. Adjei-Kumi, F.D.K Fugar
  • An appraisal of the influence of the bills of quantities unit priced rates on locally owned construction firms’ profitability in southwestern Nigeria - Oladimeji Olubimbola
  • An assessment of cost impacts of building elements on the overall contract sum - Victor Ikechukwu Opara, Emmanuel O. Fatoye, Raymond C. Enenmoh
  • An assessment of organisational culture of construction organisations in Nigeria - Yetunde Olanike Olaleye, Yahaya Mohammed Ibrahim, Ahmed Doko Ibrahim, Kolomri Jaule Adogbo
  • An assessment of organizational culture for total quality management implementation in the Nigerian construction industry - Yetunde Olanike Olaleye, Yahaya Mohammed Ibrahim, Ahmed Doko Ibrahim, Kolomri Jaule Adogbo
  • An empirical study on the causes of variations in public building projects: a comparison of Tanzania and Uganda - Yusuph Mhando, Ramadhan Mlinga, Henry Alinaitwe
  • An evaluation of indoor thermal comfort conditions of residential buildings with different fabric finishes at Okigwe, Nigeria - Marcellinus U. Okafor
  • An international experts’ opinion on the objectives of stakeholder management in construction projects - Goodenough D. Oppong, Albert P. C. Chan, Ernest E. Ameyaw, D. Owusu-Manu
  • Analysis of residents’ preference for residential neighbourhood in Ilorin, Nigeria - Adeogun, A.S., Raheem, W.M., Shittu, W. O., Bako A.I.
  • Are LEED® certified buildings better in performance? A comparison of LEED® v. non-LEED® certified institutional buildings - Erika Crews, Salman Azhar, Amna Salman
  • Ascertaining importance of project team performance to construction project success - Fatima Jumai Bello, Amina Batagarawa, Stephen Oluigbo
  • Assessing the level of application of passive architecture principles in faculties of agricultural buildings in hot dry climate of Nigeria - Saliu Hassan Ozovehe, Abdullahi, Abdullahi
  • Assessment of alternative dispute resolution in settlement of real estate cases in Akure, Nigeria - M. B. Ogunleye, U. Y. Ajani
  • Assessment of fire safety provisions in selected public buildings in Minna, Nigeria - Shittu, Abdullateef Adewale; Okechukwu, Blessing Ijeoma; Tsado, Abel John; Shehu, Muhammad Aminu
  • Assessment of precedent analysis approach in architectural design pedagogy in Nigerian universities - Sarah K. Goshi, Abubakar Danladi Isah, Julius O. Onuwe
  • Assessment of the challenges of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) in urban housing in Nigeria  - Paschal C. Onyemaechi
  • Built environment, risk accumulation and market fires - Ebenezer Owusu-Sekyere, Elvis Attakora-Amaniampong, Robert Adjuik Yakubu
  • Case study of a contractor’s annual portfolio of tenders - Samuel Laryea, Alex Lubbock
  • Challenges facing construction professionals’ compliance with Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in South Africa - Titus Ebenezer Kwofie,  Clinton Ohis Aigbovboa, Johannes Siabatho Mpambela
  • Classification of construction firms in Ghana: a call for review - Alex K. Eyiah
  • Comparative analysis of investment attributes of commercial and hotel properties in south-western Nigeria - Nurudeen Akinsola Bello, Babatunde Jolaoso, Olusegun Olaopin Olanrele
  • Comparison between construction projects cost overrun in public and private sectors of Lagos State, Nigeria - Emmanuel O. Fatoye, Nwabueze M. Anosike
  • Construction Health And Safety Agents’ (CHSAS’) contribution to health and safety in South Africa - John Smallwood, Claire Deacon
  • Contemporary architectural practice in Nigeria: a review of issues and challenges - Abdullahi Abubakar
  • Design innovation in engineering with emphasis on structural engineering - Olawale, Simon O, Ogunbiyi, Moses Adebowale
  • Design of an automated staircase climber trolley for general hospitals in developing countries: case of an anonymous hospital in Zimbabwe - Tawanda Mushiri, Tariro Kadzunge, Charles Mbohwa
  • Designing for old age in Nigeria - Folake Ekundayo
  • Determinants of plant and equipment acquisition options of construction organisations in Ghana - Marfo, T. K.D., Bondinuba, F. K., Djokoto, S.D., Dadzie, J.
  • Developing Key Assessment Indicators (KAIs) for the sustainability of masonry partition wall units - Akadiri Peter Oluwole
  • Education, social practices and wayfinding in Nigerian hospitals - Joy Joshua Maina, Abdulhamid Dauda
  • Effect of fatigue of the quadriceps muscles on postural control during repetitive squat lifting tasks - Maxwell Fordjour Antwi-Afari, Heng Li, Joon Oh Seo, Arnold Yu Lok Wong
  • Effect of granite, washed and un-washed gravel aggregate sizes on engineering properties of concrete - Moses Adebowale Ogunbiyi, Simon O. Olawale, Oluwaseyi Ajayi
  • Effect of plasticizers on properties of concrete with pit sand from Akure metropolis - Olanitori Lekan Makanju, Otuaga Moses Philips
  • Effect of small service holes on flexural strength of reinforced concrete slender beams - Olanitori Lekan Makanju, Tifase Taiwo Oladayo
  • Effects of sugar as admixture in concrete made with different brands of cement in Nigeria - Lawal Aliyu Muhammad, Musa Aminu Alhaji, Tukur Almustapha Lailaba
  • Employability of built environment graduates in Nigeria: determinant factors - Salisu Gidado Dalibi
  • Ethical sourcing of construction materials in Nigeria: deducing strategies adopted by organizations - Kabir Ibrahim, Winston M. W. Shakantu, Ibrahim Saidu
  • Evaluating delays in execution of public sector construction projects: a study of roads and highways in Ghana - Natasha Narh, Corrine Shaw, Abimbola Windapo
  • Evaluating the success factors for green building projects in the Nigeria’s built environment: “the project proffessional’s perspectives” - Salisu  Gidado  Dalibi, J. C. Feng, Abubakar Sadiq, Hassan Ali Kumo
  • Evaluation of cocoa pod ash on the characteristic strength of sandcrete block produced locally in south west of Nigeria: case study Osogbo - Simon O. Olawale, Moses Adebowale Ogunbiyi
  • Evaluation of construction programme of centre of excellence in Nigerian Defense Academy, Kaduna using MS Project - D. Abdulsalam, A. K. Zannah
  • Expatriate and indigenous consultants’ involvement in construction project delivery and project outcome in Nigeria - Godwin Iroroakpo Idoro, Emmanuel Olutide Bamidele
  • Exploring ICT education in South African schools of the built environment - Aghaegbuna Obinna Ozumba, Thandeka Dlamin, Audicuos Rashekula, Palesa Mathe
  • Exploring socio-spatial aspects of traditional markets in Kano State - Muhammad Abdulazeez Abba, Joy Joshua Maina, Musa Lawal Sagada
  • Factors affecting the pricing of real estate houses in the Kumasi metropolis - Aloysius Sam, Sarfo Mensah
  • Factors influencing rural sanitation project outcome: a sustainability perspective - Aghaegbuna Obinna Ozumba, Maxwell Zukani, Winston Shakantu, Chineme Ozumba
  • Health and safety practices and its challenges in public sector construction projects in Nigeria - Ibrahim Usman Zurmi, Subashini Suresh, Suresh Renukappa
  • Hindrances to residential green building developments in Nigeria’s built environment: “the end-users’ perceptions” - Salisu  Gidado  Dalibi, Isa Ibrahim Danja,  Abubakar Yahaya Muhammad, Hadiza Balarabe, Ibrahim Saleh, Abdulrahman Aliyu Jalam, Bello Sani Bello
  • Home equity capitalisation: analysis of influencing factors - Stephen Ameyaw, Elvis Attakora-Amaniampong, Frederick Polukuu, Alhassan Tahiru, Victor Azindow Wumboribi
  • IFC schema extensions for construction cash flow management: a proposed methodology - M. Abdullahi, Y.M Ibrahim, A.D. Ibrahim, P.G. Chindo
  • Impact of rating systems on the construction of green buildings in South Africa - Masego Leburu, Christopher Allen
  • Impact of tendering procedure on price formation in construction contracts: case study of the competitive negotiation procedure - Samuel Laryea
  • Impacts of soil erosion on rural livelihoods in Iwaro Oka Akoko, Ondo State, Nigeria - Olorunlana, Folasade Aderonke
  • Implication of climate change on human health for sub-saharan Africa - Ajadike J. C., Ezeasor, I. C., Ozumba, A.O.U.
  • Improving the water resistance of compressed earth blocks enhanced with natural fibres - Humphrey Danso
  • Informal space-use in formal learning environments - Joy Joshua Maina
  • Intangible assets valuation in Nigeria: a review of the concept and practice - Abiodun K. Sodiya, Olaseni O. Adetokunboh, Samson E. Agbato
  • Investigating the quality of rice husk ash produced using a locally fabricated incinerator - Dadu, D. W., Stanley, A. M., Ehoche, E. P.
  • Landscape of Nigerian electricity reforms: a systematic review - Abdullahi D, Suresh S, Renukappa S, Oloke D
  • Managerial challenges facing local contractors in the Ghanaian construction industry - James Cofie Danku, Akunyumu Stephen
  • Material waste causes and cost overrun in Abuja, Nigeria: a materials-procurement stage perspective  - Ibrahim Saidu, Winston MW Shakantu, Kabir Ibrahim
  • Methods of duration estimation at the rural road agency in Ghana - Theophilus Adjei-Kumi, Gabriel Nani, Isaac Mensah
  • Modelling the ecodynamics of wood as a sustainable material for climate change mitigation using athena ecocalculator and system dynamic models - Bernard Effah
  • Numerical modelling of bearing capacity and foundation settlement of Minna city centre development - Salahudeen A.Bunyamin, Sadeeq A. Ja’afar
  • People and property: perceptions of the impact of the Van Stadens wind farm on Blue Horizon Bay - Nicole O’Connor, Christopher Allen
  • Perceptions of construction management students about their career paths to become construction superintendent - Darrian Robinson, Salman Azhar, Abid Nadeem
  • Prediting the volume of material waste for building projects in Abuja, Nigeria - Ibrahim Saidu, Winston MW Shakantu
  • Project management tools and techniques and performance of building construction projects in Lagos State - Olajide Julius Faremi, Barakat Temitope Lawal, Iniobong Beauty John, Kudirat Ibilola Zakariyyah, Aderemi Aderogba
  • projects: a study of roads and highways in Ghana - Natasha Narh, Corrine Shaw, Abimbola Windapo"
  • Quality culture orientation of construction firms as driver of project performance in Nigeria - Godwin Iroroakpo Idoro, Olutayo Ajibola Akinkumi
  • Readiness assessment of the Nigerian construction firms to adopt lean construction principles - Olajide Olamilokun, Tolulope Samuel Fawale
  • Readiness of Nigerian contractors to adopt Building Information Modeling (BIM) technologies - Abdulfatai Salawu Oyebode, Idowu Faruq Ayobami
  • Rethinking design solutions to homelessness (A review of planning space standards) - Cynthia Adeokun, A. Pearl Opoko
  • Review of critical success factors for the implementation of total quality management in the construction industry - Ansah S.K., Aigbavboa C.O., Thwala W.
  • Risk management framework for Build Operate and Transfer (BOT) infrastructure projects in Nigeria - Baba Shehu Waziri, Yusuf Isa
  • Risks and challenges of fossil fuels and incentives for investments in renewable energy  - Ajadike J. C., Ezeasor, I. C., Ozumba, A.O.U.
  • Simulating the effect of thermal zoning on Cooling Energy Consumption in existing indoor fitness and sport complex in the hot humid climate of Nigeria - Fatima Jumai Bello, Amina Batagarawa, Stephen Oluigbo
  • Socio-economic determinants of housing satisfaction among middle-income households in Owerri, Nigeria - Chinwe Ugochi Okpoechi
  • Strength properties of foundation soils in the permanent site of Federal University Lokoja - Sadeeq A. Ja’afar, Salahudeen A.Bunyamin
  • Succession planning and continuity of family-owned business: perception of owners in the Wa municipality - Rhoda Saan, Remy Faadiwie Nyewie
  • Sustainability assessment of housing: integrating local values within international priorities  - Jeremy Gibberd
  • Sustainability strategies of leaders in construction businesses - Patience F. Tunji-Olayeni, Adedeji O. Afolabi, Opeyemi O. Oyeyipo, Rapheal A. Ojelabi, Lekan M. Amusan, Ignatius O. Omuh
  • Sustainable practices in facilities management: the case of Broll Ghana Limited  - Senyo Yao Doamekpor, Naa Adjeley Ashiboe-Mensah Doamekpor, Theophilus Adjei-Kumi
  • Technology transfer in Sustainable Building and Construction - Cooperation case between Burkina Faso and Sweden - Patrice Godonou
  • The shared ownership tenure and implications for the African affordable housing market - Cynthia Adeokun, Folake Ekundayo
  • The significance of health and safety of construction industry personnel in Lagos State (CCECC case study) - Adesanya Adekunbi, Amusu O.R.O., Salvador K. A.
  • Thermal climate and residents’ perceptions in part of southwest Nigeria - Eludoyin, Oyenike Mary
  • Unethical professional practices in tendering procedure of public building procurement in Nigeria - Ibrahim Ibrahim Inuwa, S.M. Maleka, S.U. Kunya
  • Urban governance; the relevance of community squares in emerging Owerri Capital Territory of Imo State, Nigeria - Agoha, Basil Onyekozuru
  • Using AHP approach for assessing the overall effectiveness of competitive tendering process  - Dr Sazoulang Douh
  • Valuation for compensation purpose: the need for global uniformity - Rosli Said, Anuar Alias, Olusegun Olaopin Olanrele, Nurudeen Akinsola Bello
  • Why proximity matters: configuring neighbourhoods for sustainability  - Jeremy Gibberd

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