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The strategic management of construction companies during recessionary cycles
(University of the Free State, 2014)
English: This article reports on the results from a study done on the strident economic times in the construction industry following the FIFA Soccer World Cup – from August 2010 to December 2012. The research was conducted ...
Green buildings: a Mauritian built environment stakeholders’ perspective
(University of the Free State, 2011)
English: The earth’s health is deteriorating and will deteriorate even more rapidly unless people adopt eco-friendly policies. Green building has long been a concept but it has not yet been universally applied in practice. ...
The potential of built-environment professionals’ contribution towards emerging contractor development
(University of the Free State, 2012)
Emerging contractors have enjoyed greater privileges since the advent of the new South African dispensation. The state has put many resources, ranging from enabling legislative laws and regulations to the funding of ...
Causes of defects in the South African housing construction industry: perceptions of built-environment stakeholders
(University of the Free State, 2013)
English: This article emanates from research investigating the biggest cause that leads to defects in houses; the most common type of defect, and why projects fail in project-management terms (due to defects). Results ...