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Obstacle in implementing sustainable construction in construction project

Awang Che Da, Rohani and Yusof, Siti Nur Afdhalila and Azam, Nurul Fatihah and Mohd Nawi, Mohd Nasrun and Osman, Wan Nadzri (2013) Obstacle in implementing sustainable construction in construction project. In: Simposium Pengurusan Teknologi, Operasi & Logistik (SIPTIK IV), 14-16 Mei 2013, Foyer Perpustakaan Sultanah Bahiyah UUM.

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This Sustainable development is defined as development undertaken to avoid the disposal of resources and ensure minimum damage to the environment.In the concept of Sustainable Development, emphasis is given to the balance between human needs with the natural system's ability to provide products and services without destroying the environment.The purpose of this study is to review barriers to implementing sustainable development under construction in Malaysia.This study also determines an effective way to address the problems in development.The results obtained from this study found that there are many problems and obstacles that need to be faced in the implementation of sustainable development such as lack of awareness about green technology, poor in skill of worker an etc.In conclusion, we need to identify and minimize all obstacles in implementing the concept of sustainable development under construction in Malaysia.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Penyunting Fadhilah Mat Yamin, Noorulsadiqin Azbiya Yaacob, Chong Khai Lin, Faizatul Akmar Abdul Nifa & Suria Musa. e-ISBN 978-983-2078-77-7 Anjuran Pusat Pengajian Pengurusan Teknologi dan Logistik (STML) dengan kerjasama Pusat Kerjasama Universiti-Industri (CUIC) Diterbitkan oleh: Universiti Utara Malaysia 06010 UUM Sintok, Kedah MALAYSIA
Uncontrolled Keywords: Construction Industry, Construction Developer, Sustainable Development
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Dr. Wan Nadzri Osman
Date Deposited: 18 Aug 2014 07:03
Last Modified: 18 Aug 2014 07:03
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/11677

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