Experiences from implementation of ICT for resource management in small construction companies

Kjeld Svidt, Per Christiansson

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Abstract

This paper summarizes experiences from the process of implementation of ICT-based systems for resource management in small construction companies. The initial decision process, system requirements specification and integration, education and staff training, and end user experiences were followed in a number of small and medium sized enterprises in Denmark. The findings are derived from the Danish project 'IT at the Construction site' started in 2003 and ended in may 2005. The project has involved a number of small to medium sized construction enterprises organizations and institutions within the building domain as well as ICT tools providers.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the World IT Conference for Design and Construction : INCITE / ITCSED 2006 : IT Solutions for the Design & Management of Infrastructure : New Delhi, India : November, 15-17, 2006
EditorsBismal Kumar, P.R. Swarup
Number of pages11
Volume1
PublisherConstruction Industry Development Council and Glasgow Caledonian University
Publication date2006
Pages285-295
ISBN (Print)8189809016
Publication statusPublished - 2006
EventThe World IT Conference for Design and Construction - New Delhi, India
Duration: 15 Nov 200617 Nov 2006

Conference

ConferenceThe World IT Conference for Design and Construction
CountryIndia
CityNew Delhi
Period15/11/200617/11/2006

Keywords

  • Construction site
  • ICT
  • SME
  • Resource management

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