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Title: Integration and interoperability of IT applications and information in construction - a study in nD modelling
Author: Fu, Changfeng
ISNI:       0000 0001 3485 0714
Awarding Body: University of Salford
Current Institution: University of Salford
Date of Award: 2006
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Information fragmentation has been identified as a major contribution to the huge waste in the architecture/engineering/construction (AEC) industry. Information and communication technology (ICT) has been recognized as one of the effective solutions to this problem. Although a number of IT applications have been developed and applied for various purposes in the AEC industry, it still lacks integrated technologies and applications, which can deal with comprehensive trade-off of the overall issues that should be taken into account in the lifecycle of a building project.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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