1. bookVolume 10 (2020): Issue 1 (January 2020)
Journal Details
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20 Feb 2019
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2 times per year
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Effective Factors on Project Success in Malaysian Construction Industry

Published Online: 16 Jan 2020
Page range: 1 - 10
Received: 15 Feb 2019
Accepted: 15 Sep 2019
Journal Details
First Published
20 Feb 2019
Publication timeframe
2 times per year

Although success is a word that encapsulates a general and wide idea and it is challenging to provide a definite and a consensus definition from all individuals concerned, for many years, there has been a growing interest in identification of the success factors and the relationship with project success. In this research, the main objective investigates the relationship between top management, project mission, personnel, communication and Schedule/Plan and project success in construction industry in Malaysia. A survey was conducted among Managers and Employees of construction companies registered with Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) of Malaysia and the correlation and regression analysis was carried out in order to test the hypotheses of the study. Key areas are now offered that practitioners and academics should further explore to contribute to the knowledge body on project success and to explore in more details which factors affect project success in construction industry in Malaysia.


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