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Solving unforeseen events on construction sites more efficiently

Hinrichs, E, Bassanino, MN, Piddington, C, Gautier, G, Khosrowshahi, F, Fernando, T and Skjærbæk, J 2008, Solving unforeseen events on construction sites more efficiently , in: eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction Conference, 10-12 September 2008, Sophia-Antipolis, France.

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    Abstract

    This paper presents the process of solving unforeseen events on construction sites – a frequent phenomenon throughout the industry. The current process of handling an unforeseen problem is described and contrasted with a future scenario in which I&C technologies are applied to solve unforeseen problems on large construction sites more efficiently: augmented reality, positioning technology, knowledge support and in-volvement of remote experts. The Mobile Maintenance Workspace, a range of applications to support mo-bile workers in their maintenance work, and its underlying software framework is outlined. The work presented here is currently being carried out in the European Integrated Project CoSpaces.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Contributors: (Author), (Contributor), (Contributor), (Contributor), (Contributor), (Contributor) and (Contributor)
    Themes: Built and Human Environment
    Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Salford Centre for Research & Innovation (SCRI)
    Refereed: Yes
    Depositing User: MN Bassanino
    Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2011 10:59
    Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 18:10
    URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/17776

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