Time cost optimization techniques in construction industries-A Review Article

Rao, Prakash B and Abhishek, R (2015) Time cost optimization techniques in construction industries-A Review Article. Journal of Construction Engineering, Technology and Management, 5 (2). pp. 28-32. ISSN 2347-7253

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Abstract

Construction project scheduling and optimizing the schedule has received a considerable amount of attention over the last few decades. Completion of a project in optimum time and minimum cost is a challenge in every project. There are many methods and algorithms available; using which time cost optimization (TCO) can be achieved. This article gives a review on critical path method (CPM), linear programming (LP), genetic algorithm (GA) and ant colony optimization (ACO); which are most commonly used techniques in optimization. An attempt has been made to identify the future scope of work in this area

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Optimization, construction, resources, methods, crashing
Subjects: Engineering > MIT Manipal > Civil Engineering
Depositing User: MIT Library
Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2015 11:10
Last Modified: 08 Jun 2015 11:10
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/142923

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