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Title: Implementing design requirements: the mitigating factor on construction cost understimation
Authors: Awosina, Abiodun 
Ndihokubwayo, Ruben 
Fapohunda, Julius 
Keywords: Accuracy;Construction projects;Project;Cost estimate;Project stakeholders;Underestimation
Issue Date: 2018
Publisher: Association of Schools of Construction of Southern Africa
Source: Awosina, A., Ndihokubwayo, R. & Fapohunda, J. 2018. Implementing design requirements: the mitigating factor on construction cost understimation. Journal of construction, 11(2). 1-16
Journal: Journal of construction 
Abstract: The construction project cost estimate has been viewed as a mere budgetary allocation, in which accuracy remains uncertain. Cost underestimation have negative construction to construction projects and have not been adequately explored with the objective of providing mitigating mechanisms. Hence, the aim of this paper is to examine the implementation of design requirements as a mitigating factors of underestimation.
ISSN: 1994-7402
Appears in Collections:Eng - Journal articles (DHET subsidised)

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