eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction : Proceedings of the European Conference on Product and Process Modelling 2010, Cork, Republic of Ireland, 14-16 September 2010

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Since 1994, the European Conference on Product and Process Modelling has provided a discussion platform for research and development in Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Facilities Management sectors.eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction 2010 provides strategic knowledge on the achievements and trends in research, development, standardisation and industrial implementation of product and process information technology. The book contains contributions from leading experts, bringing together expertise, knowledge, and ongoing research and visions for the evolution of the expanding world of ICT-based applications that address information, process and project management in the dynamic construction sector. Also included are recent research programmes and the latest results from FP7, E2B, EG-ICE, ERABUILD, the European Construction Technology Platform, Science Foundation Ireland, Enterprise Ireland, Sustainable Energy Ireland and other funding agencies. The book is divided into three main themes: â ¢ Complex Engineering Systems â ¢ Processes and Construction Management â ¢ Energy-EfficiencyeWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction 2010 will be of interest to academics and professionals working in Architecture, Engineering and Construction.show more

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  • Electronic book text | 436 pages
  • Taylor & Francis Inc
  • CRC Press Inc
  • United States
  • 0203833775
  • 9780203833773

Table of contents

InnovationsImproving formalizing expert knowledge in construction: From ontology-based modelling to creating sustainable services A. Yurchyshyna & M. LeonardA concept of automated building based on BIM, nano- and biotechnology D. ReboljNovel construction processes using Additive Layer Manufacturing F. Fouchal, T.M. Hassan & D.L. LovedayAdvanced computing in engineeringDeveloping a Knowledge Map for underground construction research projects N. Forcada, A. Fuertes, M. Casals, M. Gangolells & X. RocaA BIM-based framework for forecasting and visualizing seismic damage, cost and time to repair S.E. Christodoulou, D. Vamvatsikos & C. GeorgiouWeb based computing environment for prediction of approximate seismic response parameters of structures R. Klinc, I. Perus, M. Dolsek & M. DolencGeneration of 2-D displacement fields from experimental data using interactive image processing C. Murphy, D. Kelliher & J. DavenportBuilding information modellingBIM based manufacturing cost estimation of building products M. Heinisuo, M. Laasonen & J. HaapioTowards spatial reasoning on building information models A. Borrmann & J. Beetz4D modelling of large industrial projects using spatio-temporal decomposition V.A. Semenov, K.A. Kazakov, S.V. Morozov, O.A. Tarlapan, V.A. Zolotov & T. DengenisDeveloping a BIM-oriented data model to enable sustainable construction in practice M.M. Matar, M.E. Georgy & A.M. Abou-ZeidAn approach to semantic modelling of activities in construction G. Bravo-Aranda, A. Fernandez-de-la-Puente, F. Hernandez-Rodriguez & A. Martin-Navarro Concept of an information framework for management, simulation and decision making in construction projectsR.J. Scherer, S.-E. Schapke & P. KatranuschkovICT-supported end user participation in creative and innovative building designP. Christiansson, U. Dybro, K. Svidt & K.B. PedersenCompatibility between FIDE data model and ISO 10303-236S. Garrido & S. MunozA framework for multi-model collaboration and visualisationS. Fuchs, P. Katranuschkov & R.J. SchererAssessing commercial BIM software for dynamic building modelsP.H. Fuller & J.J. ConnorUse of standards for filling the gaps towards integrated BIM based ways of working-the InPro exampleB. Fies, P. Benning, C. Dumoulin & P. HoubauxCollaboration and process modellingAn open workflow-oriented distributed computing system V. StankovskiDevelopment of a Cloud solution for SMEs in the Irish construction industryA.V. Hore, A. Redmond & R.P. WestTowards ontology-based business process management in constructionK. Rybenko, P. Katranuschkov & R.J. SchererTransformation of Business Process Models into Petri Nets for building process simulationR.J. Scherer & F. KogApplication of process modelling for industrialised bottom-up production system in the BIM-integrated BC industry: Prototype of parking garage projects in The NetherlandsJ.H. Park, S. van Nederveen, R. Beheshti, A. Adriaanse & M. de JongeAbout the mapping problem of process to simulation modelsU. Wagner, A. Ismail, F. Kog & R.J. SchererService innovation process for the construction industry: Case study of research results transferred to the sectorA. Guerriero & S. KubickiComputer aided education and training"e-Learning of techniques in Cultural Heritage interventions" V. Vidal-Lilly, M. Ramirez, N. Alvarez, R. Palenzuela, J. Burgos, A. Hurtado & J. FinatMaster programme in IT in Architecture, Engineering and Construction-Lessons learned K. Menzel & L. AllanIntelligent Computing in Engineering (EG-ICE)Outline of a schema for network-based space layoutsG. SuterVisual design with the use of graph-based data structureE.J. GrabskaLow carbon ontology development using information retrieval techniquesH.J. Li, Y. Rezgui, J.C. Miles & I. Wilson Process-mediated planning in A/E/C through structured dialogues G. Augenbroe & H. VerheijInformation requirements of a generalized framework for jobsite decision making: Elicitation through scenario developmentX. Luo, F. Leite & W.J. O'BrienExploring the influence of media richness on engineering task performance and user perceptionsT. HartmannHardware-Software platforms for facilities and energy managementDevelopment of miniaturized wireless sensor nodes suitable for building energy management and modellingB. O'Flynn, E. Jafer, R. Spinar, M. Keane, A. Costa, D. Pesch & C. O'MathunaTowards a process warehouse based energy building information modelA. Ahmed, L. Allan, B. Cahill & K. MenzelMaintenance middleware for provision of building performance dataP. Stack, K. Menzel, M. Boubekeur, W. Song, M. Burillo, R. Spinar & E. JaferInformation technology for optimised building operationA platform for the Optimisation of Building OperationK. Menzel, E. Freuder, K.N. Brown, G. Provan, D. Pesch, M. Keane & C. O'MathunaFrom performance specification to performance monitoringE. Tumwesigye & K. MenzelA new perspective in supervising building performanceA. Ahmed, B. Cahill & K. MenzelA Framework Architecture for Optimised Building OperationK. Menzel & B. CahillInteractive refinement of distributed Control/WSAN design for optimal building operation systemsA. Mady, M. Boubekeur & G. ProvanA constraint-based intelligent controller for lighting systems C. Ryan, K.N. Brown, A. Mady, M. Boubekeur & G. ProvanComparison of diagnostics granularity for lighting control systemsM. Behrens, G. Provan & M. BoubekeurBuilding maintenance scheduling using cost-based reasoning and constraint programming techniquesA.M. Badr & K.N. BrownMethodology for maintenance management utilising performance dataE. Tobin, H. Yin & D. BrowneInformation technology for energy-efficiencyIntUBE energy information integration platform H.M. Bohms, W. Plokker, B. Charvier, L. Madrazo & A. SiciliaICT enabled business models for innovative energy management D. Browne & K. Menzel A functional approach to energy efficiency in museumsM. Abia, D. Gonzalez-Lasala, A. Hurtado & J. FinatBest Practices in ICT enabling energy-efficiency in the built environmentP. Marechal, M. Bourdeau & A. ZarliProcess modelling of industrialized thermal renovation of apartment buildingsM. Falcon & F. FontaniliOptimisation and simulationUsing Ant Colony Optimisation for infrastructure maintenance SchedulingK. Lukas, A. Borrmann & E. RankPeriodic operation of reverse osmosis desalination unitsM.Q. Al-haj AliLogistic cargo loading optimisationF. Hofmann, M. Bode & V. BerkhahnGraph-based approaches for simulating pedestrian dynamics in building modelsM. Hocker, V. Berkhahn, A. Kneidl, A. Borrmann & W. KleinBlack box vertical applications-useable numerical simulation tools for engineering analysis J.C. RobinsonApplication of fuzzy analysis in simulation of construction processes U. Schirwitz, U. Reuter & R.J. SchererSemantic Web and GISExtending functionalities of Management Systems to CityGMLF.J. Delgado, R. Martinez, A. Hurtado & J. FinatTowards a semantic-based approach for the creation of technical regulatory documents in building industryK.R. Bouzidi, B. Fies, M. Bourdeau, C. Faron-Zucker & N. Le Thanshow more