Measuring Performance to Engage the Extended Project Team in Construction

Menoka Bal, D. Bryde

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

In construction, stakeholders of extended project team play a key role in the overall project performance. Successful integration of stakeholders demands for good management practices at strategic, operational and project levels. Targets and measures to improve the stakeholder performance encourage the creativity and willingness of stakeholders of extended project team to develop the better ways to achieve the project objectives. This paper presents a generic descriptive method, showing how stakeholder’s ability and influence impacts on project performance in the construction sector. The findings of a series of interviews with key informants are presented and the following main conclusion is drawn: improving project performance through stakeholder’s contribution and measuring their performance can strengthen the project performance. This innovative approach which redefines the process of improving the project performance in construction projects will be of interest to those who intend to manage the projects in practice as well as to those who interested in advancing theory.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-10
Number of pages11
Journal KICEM Journal of Construction Engineering and Project Management
Volume5
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 3 Sep 2015

Keywords

  • Construction Project Management
  • Project Performance
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Key Performance Indicator (KPI)
  • Risk Management
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Stakeholder Performance Measurement

Cite this