Constructed Environment Journal

Latest publications:
Loose Space, Inclusive Life: A Case Study of Mong Kok Pedestrian Bridge as an Everyday Place in a Densely Populated Urban Area

Using Mong Kok Pedestrian Bridge as a case study, this research focuses on investigating the looseness of public space, the inclusiveness of urban life, and their interrelationship.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 13, 2014

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Application of Evidence Theory to Construction Projects

To improve the decision process throughout the life-cycle of large-scale construction projects, an evidential reasoning framework based on the Dezert-Smarandache theory of plausible and paradoxical reasoning is described and used.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 4, 2014

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Local Government Planning Law and Urban Design for Active Living

This article is comprised of a discussion and analysis of how Australian local government law, can be used to implement active living and 'walkability' into urban design.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 4, 2014

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The Changing Role of Traditional Urban Space in South Africa's Cities: A Case Study of Urban Space Connectors in Four South African Cities

In the dispersed urban form electronic and transportation networks link communities for the rich, but in South Africa traditional urban space has to provide connection for the less sophisticated.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 4, 2014

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Evaluating the Impact of a Reinforcement Location Device on Quality and Productivity during Construction of Reinforced Blockwork Walls

A new product called Blockaid has been developed in order to overcome problems of speed of erection and quality control during the construction of a reinforced concrete block retaining wall.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 4, 2014

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Policy Change: Why Professional Architecture Programs Should Engage in Regulatory Development within the Built Environment

To maintain the relevance of architecture within global economic development, foster crossdisciplinary research and impact governmental agency policy, professional architecture programs should engage in the development of building design regulation.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 4, 2014

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The Relationship between Street Conviviality and Creative Industries in Shimokitazawa: A District Scaled Assessment Methodology for Sustainable Urban Regeneration

The research aims to assess the relations between the social life of streets and the urban activities that demonstrated to be able to enhance local creativity in Shimokitazawa.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 4, 2014

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Islamic Architectural Features and Modern Housing: A Case Study of the North Awqad District in Salalah, Oman

The built environment of Salalah, Oman is following the principles of Islamic architecture and each building is a blend of features such as columns and arches.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 4, 2014

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The International Journal of the Constructed Environment , Volume 4, Issue 3, June 2014

Issue: Electronic

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Issue: Print

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ISO14001: A Powerful Weapon in the Battle against Anthropogenic Pollution?

The study reports on the findings of a desk top review into the effectiveness of the ISO 14001 standard in reducing the environmental impact of industry.

Article: Print

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Published online: April 25, 2014

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