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41. 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

42. Interaction Effects of Information Technologies and Best Practices on Construction Project Performance
Published: 4/1/2013
Authors: Youngcheol Kang, William O'Brien, Jiukun Dai, Stephen Mulva, Stephen Thomas, Robert E Chapman, David T Butry
Abstract: This paper assesses the impact of information technology use and Construction Industry Institute defined Best Practices on construction project performance. Using data from 133 projects collected in 2008 and 2009, correlations between Best Practice- ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908020

43. 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 S. 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

44. Measurement Science for Sustainable Construction and Manufacturing: A NIST Perspective
Published: 2/21/2015
Authors: Robert E Chapman, Joannie W Chin, Sudarsan Rachuri, Joshua D Kneifel, Andrew Keith Persily, Anthony P Hamins
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916459

45. Measuring and Improving the Productivity of the U.S. Construction Industry: Issues, Challenges, and Opportunities
Series: OTHER
Published: 7/17/2008
Authors: Robert E Chapman, David T Butry
Abstract: Although the construction industry is a major component of the U.S. economy, it has experienced a prolonged period of decline in productivity. Due to the critical lack of measurement methods, however, the magnitude of the productivity problem in the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861533

46. Measuring and improving U.S. construction productivity
Published: 5/10/2010
Authors: Robert E Chapman, David T Butry, Allison L. Huang
Abstract: Although the construction industry is a major component of the U.S. economy, it has experienced a prolonged period of decline in productivity. Due to the critical lack of measurement methods, however, the magnitude of the productivity problem in the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904100

47. Metrics and Tools for Measuring Construction Productivity: Technical and Empirical Considerations
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1101
Published: 9/30/2009
Authors: Allison L. Huang, Robert E Chapman, David T Butry
Abstract: Although the construction industry is a major component of the U.S. economy, it has experienced a perceived prolonged period of decline in productivity. Due to the critical lack of measurement methods, however, the magnitude of the productivity pr ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=903603

48. Programmer's Manual for the Fire Safety Evaluation System Cost Minimizer Computer Program.
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Published: 7/1/1983
Authors: Robert E Chapman, W G Hall
Abstract: The Fire Safety Evaluation System Cost Minimizer (FSESCM) computer program integrates engineering and economic considerations with a linear programming algorithm which permits the least-cost means of upgrading health care facilities to compliance wit ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=103687

49. Proposed UNIFORMAT II Classification of Bridge Elements
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1122
Published: 6/10/2011
Authors: Muthiah Kasi, Robert E Chapman
Abstract: This report presents a proposed UNIFORMAT II classification of bridge elements. Elemental classifications differ from traditional product-related classifications because their core concept is an element that performs a given function, regardless of t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908293

50. Public-Private Partnerships Pay Big Dividends: A Case Study of Cybernetic Building Systems
Published: Date unknown
Author: Robert E Chapman
Abstract: This paper presents a critical analysis of the economic impacts of past, ongoing, and planned collaborative research for developing and deploying cybernetic building systems (CBSs) in office buildings. NIST is participating in a public-private partn ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=860054



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