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Special issue on theorizing expertise in construction

Background Construction is a rich source of philosophical problems. Although construction research must meet the constant challenge of ensuring the relevance of theory to practice much work contains unwarranted assumptions about the nature of reality and social practice. Thinking and … Continue reading

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Special Issue: Festschrift for Graham Ive

First draft submissions due 14 Jan 2014 Background and rational Mr. Graham Ive has decided to retire from the Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management of University College London in 2012. In nearly 40 years of service in UCL, … Continue reading

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Special issue on industrialized building

Click here for PDF of call. First draft submissions due: 1 Nov 2012. Background The concept of Industrialized Building (IB) has various connotations. It might be regarded, on the one hand, as a focus on mostly the technology of a particular … Continue reading

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How to propose a Special Issue for CM&E

From time to time this journal carries a Special Issue which consists of themed papers around a specific topic, introduced by an in‐depth editorial that not only summarizes the papers, as usual, but also develops a particular view from the … Continue reading

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Special Issue on productivity improvement in the construction process

Click here for PDF of call. First draft submissions due: 1 Apr 2012. The 1990s saw an explosion of interest in improving productivity in construction through a wide range of methods and techniques. This was driven in part by government, through … Continue reading

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Special Issue on occupational health and safety

Click here for PDF of this call. First draft submissions (extended deadline) due 30 April 2012. In many developed and developing countries the construction industry performs poorly in occupational health and safety (OHS). Construction companies have invested heavily in the development … Continue reading

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Special Issue on Managing Engineering Projects

Click here for PDF of this call. First draft submissions due 1 Jun 2011. Engineering construction is the sector of the construction industry which is concerned with the design and delivery of industrial plant. It encompasses the construction of structures … Continue reading

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Special Issue on equality, diversity and inclusion

Click here for PDF of this call.  First draft submissions due 1 June 2012. Globally, the construction sector remains predominantly white, male and able-bodied. This is despite a range of initiatives targeted directly at addressing this and a wealth of research … Continue reading

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