Chapter 8. The Role of e-Hubs in e-Commerce

  1. Professor Chimay J. Anumba PhD, DSc Professor Head Chartered/Professional Engineer founding Director Honorary Doctorate2 and
  2. Dr Kirti Ruikar Bachelor of Architecture, MSc, EngD (Doctor of Engineering) Lecturer architect Associate Editor3
  1. Dr Zhaomin Ren Senior Lecturer design engineer chief engineer project manager key researcher senior consultant1,
  2. Professor Chimay J. Anumba PhD, DSc Professor Head Chartered/Professional Engineer founding Director Honorary Doctorate2 and
  3. Dr Tarek M. Hassan Senior Lecturer Director leader partner expert evaluator expert reviewer3

Published Online: 30 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444302462.ch8

e-Business in Construction

e-Business in Construction

How to Cite

Ren, Z., Anumba, C. J. and Hassan, T. M. (2008) The Role of e-Hubs in e-Commerce, in e-Business in Construction (eds C. J. Anumba and K. Ruikar), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444302462.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Architectural Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Civil and Building Engineering at Loughborough University, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Technology of Glamorgan University, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Architectural Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Civil and Building Engineering at Loughborough University, UK

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405182348

Online ISBN: 9781444302462

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Keywords:

  • role of e-Hubs in e-commerce;
  • e-Hub concept;
  • e-Hubs' services;
  • engineering e-Hub;
  • engineering services;
  • problems and challenges

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • e-Hub concept

  • e-Hubs' services

  • Engineering e-Hub

  • Engineering services

  • Problems and challenges

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References