Chapter 15. Assessment of e-Business Implementation in the US Construction Industry

  1. Professor Chimay J. Anumba PhD, DSc Professor Head Chartered/Professional Engineer founding Director Honorary Doctorate3 and
  2. Dr Kirti Ruikar Bachelor of Architecture, MSc, EngD (Doctor of Engineering) Lecturer architect Associate Editor4
  1. Professor Raymond R. A. Issa PhD, JD Professor Director1,
  2. Dr Ian Flood PhD1 and
  3. Bryce Treffinger Bachelor of Design, Master of Science2

Published Online: 30 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444302462.ch15

e-Business in Construction

e-Business in Construction

How to Cite

Issa, R. R. A., Flood, I. and Treffinger, B. (2008) Assessment of e-Business Implementation in the US Construction Industry, in e-Business in Construction (eds C. J. Anumba and K. Ruikar), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444302462.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Architectural Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Civil and Building Engineering at Loughborough University, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Rinker School, University of Florida, USA

  2. 2

    Jacksonville, Florida, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405182348

Online ISBN: 9781444302462



  • assessment of e-business implementation in US construction industry;
  • US construction industry;
  • e-business assessment survey findings;
  • suppliers, partners and customers connectivity;
  • prioritized goals of construction industry;
  • benefits realized in construction from e-business


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • US construction industry

  • e-Business assessment survey findings

  • Conclusions

  • References