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Aboagye-Nimo, E, Raiden, A, Tietze, S and King, A (2012) The use of experience and situated knowledge in ensuring safety among workers of small construction firms. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 413–22.

Agyekum-Mensah, G, Knight, A and Pasquire, C (2012) Adaption of structured analysis design techniques methodology for construction project planning. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1055–65.

Ahiaga-Dagbui, D and Smith, S D (2012) Neural networks for modelling the final target cost of water projects. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 307–16.

Ahmad, M A, Demian P and Price, A D F (2012) Building information modelling implementation plans: a comparative analysis. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 33–42.

Akotia, J and Fortune, C (2012) Early stage evaluation of the socio-economic benefits of built environment housing regeneration projects. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1279–88.

Alasad, R, Motawa, I and Ogunlana, S (2012) A system dynamics-based method for demand forecasting in infrastructure projects: a case of PPP projects. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 327–36.

Alasmari, H, Chrisp, M T and Bowles, G (2012) A framework for enhancing and improving the safety culture on Saudi construction sites. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 475–85.

Aloini, D, Dulmin, R, Mininno, V and Ponticelli, S (2012) A conceptual model for construction supply chain management implementation. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 675–85.

Alsulamy, S, Wamuziri, S Taylor, M (2012) Evaluation of key metrics for measurement of project performance. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1101–10.

Alsuliman, J, Bowles, G and Chen, Z (2012) Current practice of variation order management in the Saudi construction industry. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1003–12.

Alzaed, A and Boussabaine, A H (2012) A conceptual model for user-centred passive building design . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1467–77.

Amakali, T R, Cook, G and Larsen, G D (2012) Striving for inclusive design in the built environment: Learning strategy adopted by policy implementers at Local Authorities in England . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 285–94.

Arewa, A and Farrell, P (2012) A review of compliance with health and safety regulations and economic performance in small and medium construction enterprises . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 423–32.

Babangida, I, Olubodun, F and Kangwa, J (2012) Building refurbishment: holistic evaluation of barriers and opportunities. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1289–98.

Baldursdottir, N and Ottosson, E (2012) Managing change through participation: Developing shared construction guidelines in 26 public organisations . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 863–73.

Bassioni, H, Emasry, M I, Ragheb, A M and Youssef, A A (2012) Time series analysis for the prediction of RC material components prices in Egypt . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 381–90.

Berg, S, Legnerot, C, Lindstrom, A, Nilsson, M, Bosch, P and Gluch, P (2012) Knowledge transfer within and across organizational boundaries: a case study in the construction industry. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 645–54.

Bevan, W and Lu, S (2012) A multidisciplinary literature review of low and zero carbon technologies into new housing. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1435–44.

Biggs, H and Williamson, A R (2012) Safety impacts of alcohol and other drugs in construction: development of an industry policy and cultural change management program. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 445–54.

Boothman, J C, Higham, A and Horsfall, B (2012) Attaining zero defects within building schools for the future: a realistic target or a Sisyphean task?. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 991–1001.

Borthwick, F and McAndrew, P (2012) Cultural interpretation of health and safety and its appropriateness in the United Arab Emirates. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 487–94.

Bowen, P, Edwards, P and Cattell, K (2012) Corruption in the South African construction industry: a mixed methods study. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 521–31.

Boyd, P and Schweber, L (2012) Variations in the mainstreaming of sustainability: a case study approach. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1343–54.

Brewer, G, Gajendran, T and Le Goff, R (2012) Contextualizing innovation in construction firms in regional areas . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1175–84.

Buser, M and Koch, C (2012) Women at top level management at contractors in Denmark and Norway. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 261–71.

Calzadilla, E, Awinda, K and Parkin, A (2012) An examination of the risk management process in Venezuelan construction projects. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1209–18.

Chan, P (2012) Constructing a sense of time in projects: implications of a Bergsonian view of time . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 497–507.

Chand, A M and Loosemore, M (2012) Hospital facility resilience: an adaptation framework for extreme weather events . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 101–10.

Chow, V, Loosemore, M and McDonnell, G (2012) Modelling the impact of extreme weather events on hospital facilities management using a system dynamics approach. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1157–66.

Crawford, L, Langston, C and Bajracharya, B (2012) Building capability for disaster resilience. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 123–32.

Crowe, P and Fortune, C J (2012) A preliminary method of classifying collaborative contractual behaviour in higher education construction projects. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 901–11.

Dangana, Z, Pan, W and Goodhew, S (2012) Delivering sustainable buildings in retail construction. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1455–65.

Davies, R and Harty, C F (2012) Control, surveillance and the ’dark side’ of BIM. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 23–32.

Demir, S, Bryde, D J, Fearon, D J and Ochieng, E G (2012) Re- conceptualising agile for lean construction: The case for "agilean" project management. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1013–23.

Deng, F, Smyth, H and Anvuur, A (2012) A critical review of PMS in construction: towards a research agenda. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 807–16.

Downey, M (2012) Lowering CO2 emissions in the new build social housing sector: a Spanish case study. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1321–30.

Emuze, F and Shakantu, W M (2012) Resolving the methodological conundrum: bolstering the research Achilles heel in South Africa. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1167–73.

Eriksson, T and Kadefors, A (2012) Trust, control and knowledge integration in a rock tunnel project. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 697–706.

Forbes, D, El-Haram, M, Horner, M and Lilley, S (2012) Forecasting the number of jobs created through construction. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 317–26.

Fuentes-del-Burgo, J and Navarro-Astor, E (2012) How is job satisfaction in Spanish building engineers influenced by training?. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 601–10.

Furber, A, Smith, S D and Crapper, M (2012) A case study of the impact of cultural differences during a construction project in Ghana. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 553–62.

Garmston, H, Pan, W and de Wilde, P (2012) Decision-making in façade selection for multi-storey buildings. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 357–67.

Garthwaite, P M and Eckert, C M (2012) Glitches, snags and crises: a study of change in two hospital adaptation projects. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1089–99.

Gleeson, M P and Thomson, C (2012) Investigating a suitable learning environment to advance sustainable practices among micro construction enterprises. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1245–55.

Gorse, C, Stafford, A, Shenton, D M, Johnston, D, Sutton, R and Farmer, D (2012) Thermal performance of buildings and the management process. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1413–22.

Gosling, J, Towill, D and Naim, M (2012) Learning how to eat an elephant: implementing supply chain management principles. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 633–43.

Hagan, G, Bower, D A and Smith, N (2012) Delivery of complex construction multi-projects in contractor-led procurement. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1121–31.

Harre-Young, S, Bosher, L, Dainty, A R J, and Glass, J (2012) Incorporating security measures into the built environment. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1187–96.

Harty, C and Tryggestad, K (2012) The roles of representations in building design: materiality and visualization. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 45–55.

Heffernan, E, Pan, W and Liang, X (2012) Delivering zero carbon homes in the UK. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1445–54.

Higham, A and Fortune, C J (2012) Investment appraisal tools and sustainability evaluation in social housing. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1269–78.

Ho, P (2012) Comparison of the Grey Model and the Box Jenkins Model in forecasting manpower in the UK construction industry. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 369–79.

Horsthuis, C, Thomson, D S and Fernie, S (2012) The case for slack to promote innovative behaviour in construction firms. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 533–42.

Iranagh, M A and Sonmez, R (2012) A genetic algorithm for resource levelling of construction projects . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1047–54.

Issa, D, Emsley, M and Krikham, R (2012) Reviewing risk allocation for infrastructure pfi: between theory and practice. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1219–31.

Iyer-Raniga, U and Wingrove, D (2012) Curriculum innovation in transnational teaching: a pilot study. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 201–11.

Kabiri, S, Hughes, W P and Schweber, L (2012) Role conflict and role ambiguity in construction projects . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 727–36.

Kestle, L and Potangaroa, R (2012) Identifying the added-value of various roles in the post-disaster response and recovery of Christchurch. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 111–21.

Kusljic, D and Marenjak, S (2012) Evaluating political aspects of success for PPP/PFI sports hall in Croatia. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1111–20.

Lahdenpera, P (2012) How to proportion capability and fee percentage for team comparison in competitive early involvement. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 945–55.

Larkin, K, Odeyinka, H and Eadie, R (2012) An exploration of theoretical concepts and methods for assessing risk impacts on the variability between contract sum and final account in design and build projects. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 337–46.

Larsson, J and Simonsson, P (2012) Barriers and drivers for increased use of off-site bridge construction in Sweden. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 751–61.

Leblanc, H and Thomson, C (2012) Paradigm interplay to develop a sustainability related knowledge management strategy. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1145–55.

Lees, T and Sexton, M (2012) The domestication and use of low and zero carbon technologies in new homes. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1389–98.

Liguori, D, Sommerville, J and Manase, D (2012) Housing association preferred form of partnering. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 935–44.

Liguori, D, Sommerville, J and Manase, D (2012) Probabilistic pre-requisites contributing to successful housing association partnering. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 924–34.

Loosemore, M and Holliday, S (2012) Pro-innovation bias in construction- enablers and risks . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 787–96.

Ludvig, K and Stenberg, A (2012) The actors and their roles in the meaning making process of an energy target. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 851–61.

Maftei, L and Harty, C F (2012) Exploring CAVE: Using immersive environments for design work. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 13–22.

Mante, J, Ndekugri, I, Ankrah, N and Hammond, F (2012) The influence of procurement methods on dispute resolution mechanism choice in construction. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 979–88.

Manu, E, Ankrah, N A, Chinyio, E and Proverbs, D G (2012) Influence of the macro-economy on trust in construction supply chain chains. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 665–74.

Manzoni, B, Morris, P and Smyth, H (2012) Managing the performing paradox in architectural competitions . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 829–39.

McArdle, K, Gunning, J G and Spillane, J P (2012) Effectiveness of the construction management courses . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 167–76.

McCarney, M and Gibb, A G (2012) Interface management from an offsite construction perspective. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 775–84.

McClements, S, Odeyinka, H and Eadie, R (2012) Pre-selection of construction consultants based on attributes of trust. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 717–26.

Mihara, H, Yoshida, T, Suzuki, K and Hojo, T (2012) A study on new construction techniques and skills training with focus on the plastering subcontractor in Japan. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 223–33.

Moir, S and Carter, K (2012) Diagrammatic representations of sustainability: a review and synthesis. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1479–89.

Mojtahedi, S and Oo, B L (2012) Stakeholders’ approaches towards natural disasters in built environment: a theoretical framework. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 133–42.

Morrison, E and Thurnell, D (2012) Working hours in a large New Zealand construction company. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 249–59.

Mzyece, D, Ndekugri, I E, Ankrah, N and Hammond, F (2012) The principal contractor’s role under Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007: areas for further research based on a qualitative inquiry. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 465–74.

Navarro-Astor, E, and Caven, V (2012) Architects in Spain: a profession under risk. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 577–87.

Ndoni, D and Elhag, T M S (2012) Improving project performance of PPP/PFI project-based organisations. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1079–88.

Newton, K L and Chileshe, N (2012) Awareness, usage and benefits of building information modelling (BIM) adoption-the case of South Australian construction organizations. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 3–12.

Nyateka, N, Dainty, A R J, Gibb, A G and Phil Bust, P D (2012) Evaluating the role and effectiveness of training interventions in improving the occupational health and safety of younger construction workers: a literature review. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 455–64.

O’Keeffe D J, Thomson, D S and A R J Dainty (2012) Beyond scoring: advancing a new approach to the design evaluation of NHS buildings. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 67–76.

Ozols, R and Fortune, C (2012) Towards the identification of factors affecting the development of small sized construction contacting organisations. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 841–50.

Pala, M, Edum-Fotwe, F, Ruikar, K, Peters, C and Doughty, N (2012) Improving supplier relationship management within the AEC sector. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 707–16.

Patel, M, Sherratt, F and Farrell, P (2012) Exploring human error through the safety talk of utilities distribution operatives. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 403–12.

Quigley, D, Heaney, G and Odeyinka, H (2012) Factors of sustainability in building design: Establishing their relative significance. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1299–309.

Rahman, A, Bridge, A J, Rowlinson, S and Kwowk, T (2012) Multinational contracting into Australia: developing Dunning’s theory and case study design. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 913–23.

Raidan, A, Raisanen, C and Caven, V (2012) Juggling work, family. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 273–83.

Reed, H and Loosemore M (2012) Culture shock of alliance projects. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 543–52.

Robinson, A, Gibb, A G and Austin, S A (2012) Standardisation of specification driven buildings with serial and repeat order designs . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 57–66.

Sang, K and Powell, A (2012) Gender inequality in the construction industry: Lessons from Pierre Bourdieu. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 237–47.

Sattary, S and Thorpe, D (2012) Optimizing embodied energy of building construction through bioclimatic principles. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1401–11.

Sazalli, S A H, Greenwood, D, Morton, D and Agnew, B (2012) Industrialized building system in Malaysian housing: an emerging innovation system explanation. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 89–98.

Schultz, C (2012) The role of problem solving in construction management practices. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1067–76.

Scott, L and Fortune, C J (2012) Framework for formative assessment learning strategies in built environment higher education programmes. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 145–54.

Scott, L and Shaurette, M (2012) Developing an understanding of research principles to support post-graduate education in the built environment. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 155–65.

Sergeeva, N and Radosavljevic, M (2012) Idea contribution in construction: in search for evidence of the interface between idea generation and its implementation. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 509–19.

Setiawan, H, Erdogan, B and Ogunlana, S O (2012) Corporate entrepreneurship for contracting companies: the current issue . In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 817–27.

Sezer, A (2012) Environmental assessment tools and efficiency in housing and office refurbishment. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1331–41.

Shah, M, Tang, L and Hughes, W P (2012) Exploring process, productivity and structure in design. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 77–87.

Sherratt, F, Farrell, P and Noble, R (2012) Inconsistent, incomplete and incidental: site safety culture from a constructionist perspective. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 393–402.

Shipton, C (2012) Understanding post-contract changes in partnering projects: an ethnographic approach. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 957–67.

Shwarka, M and Anigbogu, N A (2012) Impact of the public procurement reform on public building project delivery in Nigeria. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 969–77.

Sidoli del Ceno, J (2012) A process account of construction mediation. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 889–99.

Smallwood, J and Emuze, F (2012) The integration of diplomates and graduates into the construction industry: A pilot South African study. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 189–99.

Soetanto, R, Poh, P, Austin, S, Hao, J and Katsanis, C (2012) Communication modes and performance of virtual design teams in an undergraduate building project. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 177–87.

Sommerville, J, Craig, N and Callaghan, N (2012) House building service quality and buyer expectations. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 1025–34.

Stokes, C, Carrillo, P M and Dainty, A R J (2012) Workshops as embyronic boundary objects for collaborative university-industry innovation in construction. In: Smith, S.D (Ed.), Proceedings 28th Annual ARCOM Conference, 3-5 September 2012, Edinburgh, UK. Association of Researchers in Construction Management, 213–22.

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