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Collaborative working in construction by Dino Bouchlaghem

By Dino Bouchlaghem

"Examinations of rising applied sciences like cellular and instant are mixed with overviews of suitable administration theories, and case experiences, to supply a complete consultant to introducing collaboration applied sciences to the equipped atmosphere industries successfully. This publication is underpinned via learn conducted through prime teachers in co-operation with practitioners utilizing the most recent technologies"-- 1. advent 2. Collaborative operating - Key innovations three. instant and cellular applied sciences for Collaboration in building four. Multi Disciplinary Collaborative layout and building five. making plans and Implementation of Collaborative operating in building 6. swap administration 7. Collaboration atmosphere in perform - Case experiences eight. switch administration Framework nine. Concluding Notes

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7, are: 22 Mark Shelbourn et al. • • • • content model; enterprise model; systems and technology; and implementation and change management. Content model The content model refers to the nature of the content including its structure, attributes and fit within the organisation’s needs (Grosniklaus and Norrie, 2002; Paivarinta and Munkvold, 2005; Rockley, 2006). g. , 2003). Therefore, a document can be described as an information product with specific content. The focus of IM is not on managing information products in the form of electronic files or paper per se, but on the content contained within each product.

The model is made up of four stages. 1) may be used. The matrix matches the ‘probability’ of a risk occurring against the ‘severity’ of the risk. This matrix provides a useful tool in determining risk factors for the processes and procedures to be used in the collaborative venture. 4 Four-stage process for conducting risk assessments (adapted from http://www. html). 1 A matrix for assessing risks High Medium Low Low Medium High Severity The ‘Be Collaborative Contract’ has a whole section dedicated to determining risk.

Many organisations looking for potential partners consider technical or functional expertise first and foremost. Many also aim for the ‘best’ to be part of their team in terms of knowledge, skills, reputation, accomplishments and interests. Some organisations will have well-defined policies, procedures and practices whereas others do not. It is important to consider these differences in highlighting potential partners for the venture. Also, regardless of the type of collaborative venture you are planning, you must concern yourself with having the right people involved.

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