Journal article

Rationalizing the Implementation of Web-Based Project Management Systems in Construction Projects Using PLS-SEM

Hemanta Doloi

Journal of Construction Engineering and Management | ASCE-AMER SOC CIVIL ENGINEERS | Published : 2014

Abstract

While web-based project management (WBPM) systems have been widely implemented in most construction projects, the current literature lacks any clear consensus on rationalizing such decisions across the industry. In an attempt to understand the factors influencing the implementation of web-based systems and their performance in construction projects, a theoretical structural model has been established, termed the partial least-square structural equation model (PLS-SEM). The effect of six latent variables on the performance of WBPM systems has been analyzed using the empirical data collected from a questionnaire survey of 77 respondents within the construction industry. The results of the data..

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