WCS - 2018

 

Recent Submissions

  • Silva, KGGDV; Disaratna, V; Dilakshan, R [Conference-Full-text]
    The popularity of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is increasing in many industries. Many researchers have conducted studies on ERP in relation with construction industry as well. The observations of some of the ...
  • Ravishker, T; Jayawickrama, TS; Melagoda, DG [Conference-Full-text]
    The Private Finance Initiative (PFI) as a sub-set of broader procurement approach of Public Private Partnerships (PPP), uses private sector capacity and public resources in order to deliver public sector infrastructure ...
  • Kumarasinghe, KID; Hadiwattege, C [Conference-Full-text]
    Sustainable Development (SD) has become a major consideration due to low responsiveness of industries to the natural environment and related social problems. The construction industry is a main natural resource consumer ...
  • Thilakarathna, N; De Silva, L [Conference-Full-text]
    The Non-Value Adding Activities (NVAAs) generated in a construction process are recognised as one of its major weaknesses since they adversely affect performance and efficiency and produce unwanted cost. Lean construction ...
  • Senthilvel, M; Soman, RK; Mahalingam, A; Whyte, J; Raphael, B; Brilakis, I; Varghese, K [Conference-Full-text]
    There is a large programme of metro-rail construction in India, upgrading public transportation systems to provide rapid transit to millions of people in major Indian cities. The scale of this development makes it important ...
  • Wijekoon, KADNC; Manewa, A; Ross, A; Siriwardena, M [Conference-Full-text]
    Building Information Modelling (BIM) is expected to streamline the key processes of construction, and promote innovation throughout the building/product life cycle. Since most buildings have been designed for long ...
  • Wanigasekara, NA; Dissanayake, TL; Ridmika, KDH [Conference-Full-text]
    Work-related injuries and illnesses are common in the construction industry, which can lead to deaths, injuries or disabilities (temporary or permanent) to the workers and Workmen’s Compensation Ordinance (WCO), deal ...
  • Liyanage, KLAKT; De Silva, N [Conference-Full-text]
    Apparel industry being one of the key economic players, mass production of textile and apparel take place, resulting in a considerable amount of solid waste generation which ultimately ended up in landfills. Shortfalls ...