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Critical Soft Factors for Optimum Performance of Maintenance Operations

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Effective Factors on Project Success in Malaysian Construction Industry

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Comparative Analysis of Analytical and Discrete-Event Simulation Models of Assembly Line Systems

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Contract Awards Disparity among Multinational and Indigenous Construction Companies

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The Influence of Project Manager’s Age on Project Success

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Analysis of the Barriers to the Implementation of Integrated Project Delivery (IPD): A Meta-Synthesis Approach

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The Impact of Project Management Methodologies on Project Success: A Case Study of the Oil and Gas Industry

, and does it matter to project success?. International journal of project management , 28 (7), 650-662. PMI. (2017). A guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK) , 6th ed. Newtown Square: Project Management Institute. PMI. (2014). PMI’s pulse of the profession: The high cost of low performance . Newtown Square: Project Management Institute. Available at: https://www.pmi.org/-/media/pmi/documents/public/pdf/learning/thought-leadership/pulse/pulse-of-the-profession-2014.pdf [Accessed: 15 Jun. 2017]. PMI. (2013). A guide to the

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Making Formwork Design Lean

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Assessment of Risk Management Maturity of Construction Organisations in Joint Venture Projects

. International Journal of Project Management, 20, 593-599. Algahtany, M., Alhammadi, Y., and Kashiwagi, D. (2016). Introducing a new risk management model to the Saudi Arabian construction industry. Procedia Engineering , 145, 940-947. Aniekwu, A. N. and Okpala, D. C. (2006). Contractual Arrangements and the Performance of the Nigerian Construction Industry (Structural component). Construction Management and Economics, 3-11. Augustine, I. E., Ajayi, J. R., Ade, B. A., and Edwin, A. A. (2013). Assessment of Risk Management Practices in Nigerian

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Design of Composite Gyrocopter Main Rotor Blade Involving Rib and Spar Elements

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