Key factors influencing the productivity performance of construction industry: A review

Jasper I C Mbachu, Wajiha Mohsin Shahzad

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Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to identify factors influencing productivity and performance in the construction industry. The
research will review the literature across 60 references from numerous countries to identify the factors affecting
construction productivity generally. Then the researcher will use the mixed method approach involving qualitative and
quantitative data in the stage 2 of the research to have in-depth analysis.
The findings in the research will provide insights into the key factors affecting productivity in the construction industry
and other aspects of construction productivity such as: productivity definition, measurements to improve productivity
performance
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the NZBERS 2017
Subtitle of host publicationAdvancing collaborative built environment research and practice in New Zealand
PublisherAuckland University of Technology
Pages1-11
Number of pages11
Publication statusPublished - 17 Oct 2017
Externally publishedYes
Event5th Annual New Zealand Built Environment Research Symposium (NZBERS) - Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
Duration: 17 Oct 201718 Oct 2017
Conference number: 5th
https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/85681d_b1b348c544a740d2aab11cdda431d365.pdf (Proceedings )
http://construction.massey.ac.nz/NZBERS-2017.htm (5TH ANNUAL NZBERS 2017)

Conference

Conference5th Annual New Zealand Built Environment Research Symposium (NZBERS)
Abbreviated titleNZBERS 2017
CountryNew Zealand
CityAuckland
Period17/10/1718/10/17
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Mbachu, J. I. C., & Shahzad, W. M. (2017). Key factors influencing the productivity performance of construction industry: A review. In Proceedings of the NZBERS 2017: Advancing collaborative built environment research and practice in New Zealand (pp. 1-11). Auckland University of Technology.