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21. Life-Cycle Cost Analysis Tool for Chem/Bio Protection of Buildings: Software Primer
Published: 3/1/2006
Authors: Robert E Chapman, Priya D Lavappa, Amy Susan Rushing
Abstract: Economic tools are needed to help the owners and managers of commercial and institutional buildings to select cost-effective combinations of protection strategies against the release of chemical and biological agents. Economic tools include evaluati ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860097

22. Cost-Effectiveness Tool Primer: Software Overview
Published: 1/31/2006
Authors: Robert E Chapman, Amy Susan Rushing
Abstract: Economic tools are needed to help the owners and managers of buildings, industrial facilities, and other critical infrastructure to select cost-effective combinations of mitigation strategies that respond to natural and man-made hazards. Economic to ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860094

23. Inadequate Interoperability: A Closer Look at the Costs
Published: 9/1/2005
Author: Robert E Chapman
Abstract: The 2004 NIST interoperability cost study estimated an annual cost burden of $15.8 billion due to inadequate interoperability in the capital facilities segment of the U.S. construction industry. The $15.8 billion estimate is the sum of individual an ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860092

24. Economic Value of Combined Best Practice Use
Published: 7/1/2005
Authors: S H Lee, Stephen R Thomas, C L Macken, Robert E Chapman, R L Tucker, I H Kim
Abstract: This paper measures the value of best practices based on data taken from the Construction Industry Institute Benchmarking and Metrics database. A three-step process provides the basis for measuring the potential benefits of increased best practice u ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860112

25. Cost-Effective Responses to Terrorist Risks in Constructed Facilities.
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7073
Published: 12/1/2004
Authors: Robert E Chapman, C J Leng
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=101406

26. Impacts of Design/Information Technology on Project Outcomes
Published: 7/1/2004
Authors: Stephen R Thomas, S H Lee, J D Spencer, R L Tucker, Robert E Chapman
Abstract: This paper describes a collaborative effort by industry, government, and academia to evaluate the use of design/information technology (D/IT) and to relate the degree of use to project performance. A detailed statistical analysis of 297 projects in ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860908

27. Software for Optimizing Protection of Constructed Facilities
Published: 6/1/2004
Authors: Amy Susan Rushing, C J Leng, Robert E Chapman, Harold E. Marshall
Abstract: Owners and managers of constructed facilities need help in optimizing protection against low-probability, extreme events, such as natural hazards and terrorist acts. Economic theory helps decision makers choose among engineering alternatives, manage ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860086

28. Cost-Effective Responses to Terrorist Risks in Constructed Facilities
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7073
Published: 3/1/2004
Authors: Robert E Chapman, C J Leng
Abstract: The owners and managers of constructed facilities face the challenge of responding to potential future terrorist attacks in a financially responsible manner. The Office of Applied Economics (OAE) in the Building and Fire Research Laboratory at the N ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860084

29. Application of Life-Cycle Cost Analysis to Homeland Security Issues in Constructed Facilities: A Case Study
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7025
Published: 10/1/2003
Author: Robert E Chapman
Abstract: The Office of Applied Economics, a unit of the Building and Fire Research Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, is developing economic tools - evaluation methods and software for implementing these methods - for evaluating ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860079

30. Baseline Measures for Improving Housing Durability
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 6870
Published: 9/1/2002
Authors: Robert E Chapman, C A Izzo
Abstract: The Partnership for Advancing Technology in Housing (PATH), a program of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, is a public/private partnership in which leaders of the home building, product manufacturing, insurance and financial indus ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860065



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