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Information and Document Management System for Construction Sites

PVS Vaz-Serra, M Vera-Cruz, FLR Ribeiro, Francisco Loforte

CIB WORKING COMMISSION | Published : 2010

Abstract

Each construction project is unique in terms of how specialist professionals manage and use project documents. A construction sites use and generate a large body of documents containing valuable information across project participants. Therefore, the efficient deployment of construction projects depends partly on the effective communication among project participants. This communication, however, is hindered by the large amount and wide variation of the project information and documents involved and the spatial dispersion of construction sites. This paper presents an intranetbased information and document management system that facilitates project information and communication management wit..

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