edited by:

Gonzalo Lizarralde
Colin Davidson
Andrea Pukteris
Michel de Blois

Groupe de Recherche IF, grif
Faculté de l’aménagement, Université de Montréal
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ISBN: 978-0-9811282-0-7
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b u i l d i n g   a b r o a d

procurement of construction and reconstruction projects
in the international context

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  Title Affiliation pages
Lizarralde, Gonzalo and Colin Davidson

Introduction - PDF

Avant propos - PDF

Université de Montréal 9
  Keynotes speakers    
Demers, Clément Trans-disciplinary management and partnering to better collaborate and innovate in a global context - PDF Université de Montréal 21
Terrin, Jean-Jacques European Public Private Partnerships in a global world - PDF L'École nationale supérieure de Versailles 31
Wong, Francis Impact of China in the international context of construction - PDF The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 39
  Academic articles    
Abdul-Aziz, Abdul-Rashid, Sing Sing Wong and Ahmed Usman Awil Formulating a holistic model to describe international diversification of construction companies - PDF Universiti Sains Malaysia 53
Arain, Faisal M.  Knowledge management approach for enhancing prompt and effective post-disaster reconstruction: Leveraging on information technology - PDF Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) 65
Arkani, Sepideh The business case development process in the delivery of NHS infrastructure - PDF University of Reading 79
Beauséjour, Julie Good practices in sanitation infrastructures for peri-urban poor communities: A case in Hanoi - PDF Université de Montréal 93
Chan, Albert P.C., Patrick T.I. Lam, Daniel W.M. Lam, Esther Cheung and Yongjian Ke Measures that enhance the achievement of value-for-money in Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects - PDF The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 101
Chebil, Fethi Public infrastructure project capabilities to respect costs, schedule and scope in public infrastructure projects - PDF École Polytechnique de Montréal 111
Chen, Chuan An analysis of private participation in infrastructure (PPI ) projects in the Chinese power sector - PDF The University of Melbourne 123
Chen, Chuan

An exploration of the relationship between international diversification and firm performance in construction firms - PDF

The University of Melbourne 137
Choudhury, Ifte and Vijay Sanampudi Effects of construction cost and change orders on construction time for industrial and commercial projects in India - PDF Texas A&M University 149
de Blois, Michel Trans-disciplinary knowledge building during project initiation: A tool for decision making, the EPASE example in St-Étienne, France - PDF Université de Montréal 157
Ehrlich, Matthias and Robert Tiong Risk mitigation opportunities for foreign exchange (FX) risk exposure in Public Private Partnership projects - PDF Nanyang Technological University 169
English, Jane Fighting poverty in South Africa through employment for women in construction - PDF University of Cape Town 183
Fapohunda, A. A. and Windapo, A. O. Infrastructure procurement through public-private partnership (PPP) - PDF University of Lagos, Akoka 193
Farida Marzuki, Puti and M. Fauzan Preconditions for value improvements in the Aceh reconstruction project - PDF Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia 207
Farooqui, Rizwan U. and Syed M. Ahmed Managing site safety on international construction projects – Developing a tool to assess native workforce safety culture - PDF Florida International University 219
Ferrada, Ximena and Alfredo Serpell

Selection of construction work processes: Current practices and a new proposal - PDF

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile 233
Forgues, Daniel and Lauri Koskela The influence of procurement on performance of integrated design in construction - PDF École de technologie supérieure, Montréal 245
Jefferies, Marcus, Denny McGeorge and Steve Rowlinson Bidding for public-private partnerships and the implications for design and construct contractors - PDF University of Newcastle 259
Khalfan, Malik M. A., Adekunle S. Oyegoke, Peter McDermott and Michael Dickinson Myths of supply chain integration within the UK construction industry - PDF Salford Centre for Research and Innovation (SCRI) in the Built and Human Environment 273
Khatleli N. and David Root Managing pre-contractual and post-contractual opportunism in BEE delivery in PPPs - PDF University of Cape Town 285
Kivrak, Serkan and Gokhan Arslan Factors causing construction company failure - PDF Anadolu University 297
Lacerda Santos, Adriana de Paula and Mauro Lacerda Santos Filho The impact of budget in the purchasing process of construction companies - PDF Federal University of Paraná 307
Lacerda Santos, Adriana de Paula and Antônio Edésio Jungles Proactive purchasing in civil construction companies - PDF Federal University of Paraná 317

Lewis, Timothy Michael and Winston Riley

The politics of procurement - PDF The University of the West Indies 329
Nasr, George J. Evaluating a project’s relative environmental impact across regions - PDF Lebanese University 339
Niang, Latyr L’organisation des projets au Sénégal : Le schéma "bicyclette" - PDF École Polytechnique de Montréal 349
O’Brien, David, Iftekhar Ahmed and Dominique Hes Housing reconstruction in Aceh: Relationships between house type and environmental sustainability  - PDF The University of Melbourne 361
Olabode Rotimi, James,  Suzanne Wilkinson, Dean Myburgh and Kelvin Zuo The building act and reconstruction programmes in New Zealand: Matters arising - PDF University of Canterbury 373
Olatunji Oluwole, Alfred Due process and contractor selection for public works in Nigeria - PDF University of Newcastle 385
Olayiwola, Mohammed Kabir Aderemi The level of awareness and use of ICT in supply chain management in the Nigerian construction industry - PDF Kabola Associates 397

Oyegoke, Adekunle Sabitu, Michael Dickinson, Malik M.A. Khalfan, Peter McDermott, Steve Rowlinson and Xianguang Li

Categorisation of construction procurement routes: An in-depth critique - PDF Salford Centre for Research and Innovation (SCRI) in the Built and Human Environment 405
Richard, Roger B

Building housing abroad: Combining imported service cores and local technology - PDF

Université de Montréal 419
Ross, David The use of partnering in large-scale urban projects - PDF Université de Montréal 431
Rwelamila, Pantaleo M. D. and F. Snijder Public-private partnerships as a mechanism for municipal service delivery in South Africa: The case of water service at ELM - PDF Graduate School of Business Leadership, University of South Africa 443
Von Meding, Jason, Lukumon Oyedele, David Cleland and Victoria Harris Dynamic competency theory in post-disaster reconstruction - PDF Queen’s University Belfast 457
Zuo, Kelvin , Regan Potangaroa, Suzanne Wilkinson and James Olabode Rotimi Supply chain analysis and the sustainability of post-disaster construction - PDF University of Auckland 471
  Professional interventions    
Anouche, Karima International project experience in GENIVAR - PDF Genivar 487
Chynoweth, Andrea Community building in Laos - PDF Bolaven Farms 489
Pisapia, Serge

Quels mécanismes, autres que le procès, ont été développés pour régler les différends reliés aux travaux de construction sur les projets internationaux? - PDF

Avocat médiateur et arbitre 491
Regnier, Philippe From emergency relief to livelihood recovery: Lessons learnt from post-tsunami experiences in Indonesia and India - PDF University of Ottawa 493
Richardson, Andrea Canadian diplomatic complex, Seoul, Korea - Architecture and project management in a unique setting - PDF Zeidler Partnership / Architects 495
Solano, Alfonso Project Ubicar - PDF Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia 497
Thomas-Maret, Isabelle Stakeholder participation in reconstruction programmes: The “Lakeview model” - PDF Université de Montréal 509

* Suggested reference to this publication (example):

Lizarralde, G. and Davidson, C. (2008) Introduction, in G. Lizarralde, C. Davidson, A. Pukteris and M. de Blois (eds): Building Abroad: Procurement of construction and reconstruction projects in the international context. Groupe de recherche if - grif, Université de Montréal, Montreal, pp. 9-20. Available at: Consulted: March 01, 2009.

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