Stakeholder’s Perception of Industrialized Building System (IBS) Implementation
Keywords:Perspective, Stakeholders, IBS Adoption, IBS issues
The Malaysian Government has put a great effort in promoting the usage of industrialized building system (IBS) in the construction industry. However, the implementation is still far from the expected outcome. Even many advantages have been offered by IBS implementation; the stakeholders still hold many negative perceptions towards its applicability. These perceptions are one of the contributing factors to the poor adoption of IBS components in the construction industry. This research studies the perception of major stakeholders in the IBS construction project and suggestions have been put forward to overcome the situation.
Keywords: Perspective, Stakeholders, IBS Adoption, IBS issues
eISSN 2398-4295 © 2018. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open-access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Aburas, H. (2011). Off-site Construction in Saudi Arabia: The Way Forward. Journal of Architectural Engineering, 17 (4), 122.
Alinaitwe, H. M., Mwakali, J., & Hansson, B. (2011). Assessing The Degree Of Industrialisation In Construction –– A Case Of Uganda. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, (September 2011), 37–41.
Anuar, K., Kamar, M., Alshawi, M., Hamid, Z. A., & Nasrun, M. (2009). Industrialized Building System (IBS): Identifying Critical Success Factors (CSFs). In Proceedings of 2 Construction Industry Research Achievement International Conference (CIRAIC), 3rd – 4th November 2009, Kuala Lumpur, (pp. 1–11).
Blismas, N., & Wakefield, R. (2009). Drivers, constraints and the future of off-site manufacture in Australia. Construction Innovation, 9 (1), 72–83.
Boyd, N., Khalfan, M. M. a., & Maqsood, T. (2012). Off‐Site Construction of Apartment Buildings: A Case Study. Journal of Architectural Engineering, 46.
CIDB. (2010). The Critical Success Factors (CSFs) for the Implementation of Industrialized Building System (IBS) in Malaysia. (Kamarul Anuar Mohamad Kamar, Z. A. Hamid, S. F. A. Sani, M. K. Ghani, M. Z. M. Zin, A. H. Rahim, & A. Z. A. Karim, Eds.)3rd IBS Roundtable Workshop (IRW03) ‐ CIDB/CREAM IBS Survey 2010.
Ismail, F., Yusuwan, N. M., & Baharuddin, H. E. (2012). Management Factors for Successful IBS Projects Implementation. ASIA Pacific International Conference on Environment-Behaviour Studies, Giza, Egypt (Vol. 00).
Gibb, A. G. F. (2001). Standardization And Pre-Assembly- Distinguishing Myth From Reality Using Case Study Research. Construction Management and Economics, 19(3), 307–315.
Hamid, Z. A., & Kamar, K. A. M. (2012). Aspects of off-site manufacturing application towards sustainable construction in Malaysia. Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management, 12(1), 4–10.
Hashim, M. S., & Kamar, K. A. M. (2011). Experiences and Lesson Learned on IBS Construction in Malaysia. In Z. A. Hamid, M. N. A. Azman, K. A. M. Kamar, Z. Ismail, A. S. A. Shukor, M. F. Mohammad,F. Ismail (Eds.), Industrialised Building System (IBS) : Definition, Concept, and Issues.
Hussein, T. S. J. (2007). Industrialized Building System: The Challenges and Way Forward. In Construction Industry Research Achievements International Conference (pp. 1–12).
Idrus, A., Hui, N. F. K., & Utomo, C. (2008). Perception of Industrialized Building System ( IBS ) Within the Malaysian Market. International Conference on Construction and Building Technology, ICCBT2008, (07), 75–92.
Jabar, I. L., Ismail, F., Aziz, N. M., & Janipha, N. A. I. (2013). Construction Manager’s Competency in Managing the Construction Process of IBS Projects. In Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences (Vol. 105, pp. 85–93). Elsevier B.V.
Jabar, I. L., Ismail, F., & Mustafa, A. A. (2013). Issues in Managing Construction Phase of IBS Projects. In Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences (Vol. 101, pp. 81–89). Elsevier B.V.
Kamar, Kamarul Anuar Mohd. (2011). An Investigation Into The Critical Success Factors of Industrialized Building System (IBS) Contractors: The Malaysian Case. University of Salford, United Kingdom.
Majid, Taksiah A, Nor, M., & Azman, A. (2011). Quantitative Analysis On The Level Of IBS Acceptance In The Malaysian Construction Industry. Science And Technology, 6(2), 179–190.
Nadim, W., & Goulding, J. S. (2011). Offsite Production: A Model For Building Down Barriers: A European Construction Industry Perspective. Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management, 18(1), 82–101.
Onyeizu, E. N., Hassan, A., & Bakar, A. (2011). The Utilization of Industrialised Building System in Design Innovation in Construction Industry. Applied Sciences, 15 (2), 205–213.
Pan, W., Dainty, A. R. J., & Gibb, A. G. F. (2012). Establishing and Weighting Decision Criteria for Building System Selection in Housing Construction. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 138 (11), 1239–1250.
Qays, M., Mustapha, K. N., Al-mattarneh, H., & Mohamed, B. S. (2010). The Constraints of Industrialized Building System from Stakeholders ’ Point of View. In ICSE2010.