Utilizing exchanged documents in construction projects for decision support based on data warehousing technique

Ma Zhiliang, Kam Din Wong, Heng Li, Yang Jun

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Construction projects typically involve a large number of documents, which are exchanged among multiple parties, including the owner, contractors and engineers. Based on the data warehousing technique, this study presents a method which can utilize electronically exchanged documents among project participants for decision support. A prototypical system called EXPLYZER is developed and tested through its application in a construction project.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)405-412
Number of pages8
JournalAutomation in Construction
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2005


  • Construction projects
  • Data warehouse
  • Decision support
  • Electronic document

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Building and Construction

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