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Knowledge Transfer Partnership: Implementation of target value design in the UK construction industry

Kaushik, AK, Keraminiyage, KP, Koskela, LJ, Tzortzopoulos Fazenda, P and Hope, Gary 2014, Knowledge Transfer Partnership: Implementation of target value design in the UK construction industry , in: CIB- International Conference on Construction in Changing World, 4 - 7th May 2014, Heritance Kandalama, Sri Lanka.

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Abstract

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) are unique research programmes designed to bring innovation by joint effort of academia and industry to provide innovation in technology, process and management for the UK Industry. This paper describes an undergoing research on a collaborative project management approach which could increase the project delivery efficiency in the UK construction industry. UK Construction Industry has always been criticised by the industry experts about its Lack of efficiency and innovation to deliver client’s value. The KTP research project aims implement Target Value Design in the UK industry. Target Value Design (TVD) is lean project management approach focused to deliver client’s value and provide better control over project cost. TVD has been only implemented in US and this research focuses to develop a framework to implement TVD in the UK Construction Industry.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Knowledge Transfer Partnership, Project Delivery, Target Value Design and Lean
Themes: Built and Human Environment
Schools: Schools > School of the Built Environment
Schools > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Built Environment Sustainability and Transformation (BEST)
Refereed: Yes
Funders: Technology Strategy Board
Depositing User: Mr Amit Kaushik
Date Deposited: 15 May 2014 15:11
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2015 23:53
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/31823

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