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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1327887
Description: Heavy equipment refers to heavy-duty vehicles that hold an important role in executing construction projects and production operations. The available literature lacks sufficient information to provide... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1339488
Description: A changing climate may increase the frequency or intensity of natural hazards, resulting in increased infrastructure damage. The paper will describe how risk-based approaches are well suited to optimi... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293534
Description: Purpose of this paper: One way in which the tendering process can be further improved is by reviewing and clarifying the high costs that participants face during the course of the tendering phase. The... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1294735
Description: A changing climate may result in more intense tropical cyclones and storms, more intense rain events and flooding, and other natural hazards. Moreover, increases in CO2 atmospheric concentr... More
Creators: Shi, Yufeng
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1055375
Description: Research Doctorate - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293739
Description: Purpose-There has been a significant increase in the use of relationship contracting in the global construction industry, with strategies such as Partnering, Alliancing and Public-Private Partnerships... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1320696
Description: Information from recent committees of inquiry, legislation and decided cases has been used to explore key issues for valuers, exploring the way in which coal seam gas (CSG) infrastructure affects land... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1343302
Description: The use of decision theory to determine acceptability of risk is crucial to prioritise protective measures for built infrastructure. The paper will assess terrorist threats to critical infrastructure ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1309057
Description: The durability of concrete is determined largely by its deterioration over time which is affected by the environment. Climate change may alter this environment, especially in the longer term, causing ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1308980
Description: In the decade since the events of 9/11 there has been renewed interest in understanding the risks of terrorism, and the effectiveness of counter-terrorism measures. Since there is uncertainty associat... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/940781
Description: Given global demand for new infrastructure, governments face substantial challenges in funding new infrastructure and simultaneously delivering Value for Money (VfM). The paper begins with an update o... More
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Creators: Melchers, R. E.
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1054270
Description: This chapter describes the background to the estimation of service life for use in lifecycle cost analyses of infrastructure, including deteriorating infrastructure. Since loadings, material propertie... More
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1059433
Description: In the years following 9/11, the United States spent billions and billons on powerful surveillance and security systems and created a massive new government agency, the Department of Homeland Security... More
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/935166
Description: This paper deals with the losses in human life terrorists have been able to inflict. It then places the issue in broader context, comparing the risk terrorism presents with other hazards to human life... More
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/936034
Description: The significant challenge faced by government in demonstrating value for money in the delivery of major infrastructure revolves around estimating costs and benefits of alternative modes of procurement... More
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