The impact of organisation culture on effective exploitation of building information modelling, big data analytics and internet of things (BBI) for competitive advantage in construction organisations

Conference paper


Madanayake, U., Cidik, M., Egbu, C. and Adamu, Z. (2019). The impact of organisation culture on effective exploitation of building information modelling, big data analytics and internet of things (BBI) for competitive advantage in construction organisations. International Conference on Innovation, Technology, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship (ICITEE). Bahrain 24 - 25 Nov 2019
AuthorsMadanayake, U., Cidik, M., Egbu, C. and Adamu, Z.
TypeConference paper
Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to analyse the impact of organisational culture on the exploitation of three technological innovations: Building Information Modelling, Big Data Analytics and Internet of Things (BBI) considering the role of organisational culture as a determinant of organisational competitive advantage. After reviewing the literature on organisational culture and its relationship with competitiveness, this paper further analyses the critical culture constructs that impact specifically on exploitation of Building Information Modelling, Big Data Analytics and Internet of Things which leads to maximise organisational competitive advantage. Findings reveal that organisational culture can be both positively and negatively associated with aforementioned technological innovations depending on its key attributes for exploitation. Hence, culture of an organisation has the potential of fostering innovative technologies, but can also act as a barrier depending on how they are operationalised. The findings additionally show that in order to enhance innovation, neither a flexibility focus (which is rooted in collaboration and shared commonalities) nor an external focus (built upon the dynamics of competition and achieving concrete results) alone would suffice- both are equally critical in characterising organisational culture. The paper focuses on a context, where there is a lack of studies on the impact of cultural constructs that are specifically relevant to BBI, which lays the basis for the originality of this paper. Findings can guide managers’ efforts in organisational culture developments which foster exploitation of these technologies towards maximising the competitive edge.

Keywordsbuilding information modelling, big data analytics, competitive advantage, exploitation, internet of things, organisational culture
Year2019
Accepted author manuscript
License
CC BY 4.0
File Access Level
Open
Publication dates
Online24 Nov 2019
Publication process dates
Accepted31 Oct 2019
Deposited08 Nov 2019
Permalink -

https://openresearch.lsbu.ac.uk/item/8859x

Accepted author manuscript

  • 3
    total views
  • 2
    total downloads
  • 3
    views this month
  • 2
    downloads this month

Related outputs

Perceptions on safety climate: A case study in the Omani construction industry
Umar, T and Egbu, C (2018). Perceptions on safety climate: A case study in the Omani construction industry. Proceedings of the ICE - Management, Procurement and Law. 171 (6), pp. 251-263.
Briefing: Occupational safety and health regulations in Oman
Egbu, C, Umar, T, Wamuziri, S and Honnurvali, M (2018). Briefing: Occupational safety and health regulations in Oman. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Management, Procurement and Law. 171 (3), pp. 93-99.
Disaster 'soft' and 'hard' laws: building resilience for displaced people in the Middle East and North Africa (mena) region.
Eltinay, N, Egbu, C, Ofori, G and Ebohon, OJ (2017). Disaster 'soft' and 'hard' laws: building resilience for displaced people in the Middle East and North Africa (mena) region. COBRA 2017. UCL: London
Exploring safety climate factors in construction
Umar, T., Egbu, C., Ofori, G., Honnurvali, M.S., Saidani, M. and Opoku, A. (2019). Exploring safety climate factors in construction. International Journal of Applied Management Science.
Challenges towards renewable energy: An exploratory study from GCC Region
Umar, T., Egbu, C., Ofori, G., Honnurvali, M.S., Saidani, M. and Opoku, A. (2019). Challenges towards renewable energy: An exploratory study from GCC Region. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Energy.
High fatalities risk found in Gulf construction
Umar, T., Egbu, C., Ofori, G., Honnurvali, M.S., Saidani, M. and Opuku, A. (2019). High fatalities risk found in Gulf construction.
Critical analysis for big data studies in construction: significant gaps in knowledge
Madanayake, U. and Egbu, C. (2019). Critical analysis for big data studies in construction: significant gaps in knowledge. Built Environment Project and Asset Management. 9 (4), pp. 530-547.
Construction productivity and digitalisation: An I.T. productivity paradox perspective
Cidik, M. (2019). Construction productivity and digitalisation: An I.T. productivity paradox perspective. 35th Annual ARCOM Conference. Leeds, UK 02 - 04 Sep 2019
The potential of digital technology to improve construction productivity
Madanayake, U. and Cidik, M. (2019). The potential of digital technology to improve construction productivity. 35th Annual ARCOM Conference. Leeds, UK 02 - 04 Sep 2019
Causes of construction accidents in Oman
Egbu, C and umar, t (2017). Causes of construction accidents in Oman. Middle East Journal of Management. 5 (1), pp. 21-33.
Critical review of procurement method research in construction
Egbu, C (2015). Critical review of procurement method research in construction. Procedia Economics and Finance. 21, pp. 6-13.
The impact of IEQ on occupants’ satisfaction in Malaysian buildings
Egbu, C, Kamaruzzaman, SN, Mahyuddin, N and Ahmad Zawawi, EM (2017). The impact of IEQ on occupants’ satisfaction in Malaysian buildings. Indoor and Built Environment. 27 (5), pp. 715-725.
Corporate governance and investment decision-making in real estate investment trusts (REITs)
Omokhomion, I, Egbu, C and Robinson, H (2018). Corporate governance and investment decision-making in real estate investment trusts (REITs). RICS COBRA 2018 Conference. London 23 - 24 Apr 2018
A strategic approach to real estate financing: challenges & opportunities in real estate financing in Nigeria
Ogbenjuwa, L, Egbu, C and Robinson, H (2018). A strategic approach to real estate financing: challenges & opportunities in real estate financing in Nigeria. RICS COBRA Conference 2018. London 23 - 24 Apr 2018
Shortages of skills & competences; constraint to private sector real estate funding in the emerging economies
Ogbenjuwa, L, Egbu, C and Robinson, H (2018). Shortages of skills & competences; constraint to private sector real estate funding in the emerging economies. 34th ARCOM Conference. Belfast 03 - 05 Sep 2018
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs): Management Structure and Performance
Omokhomion, I, Egbu, C and Robinson, H (2018). Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs): Management Structure and Performance. International Journal of Real Estate And Land Planning. 1, pp. 143-154.
A skilled manager, strategic to real estate financing
Ogbenjuwa, L, Egbu, C and Robinson, H (2018). A skilled manager, strategic to real estate financing. International Journal of Real Estate And Land Planning. 1, pp. 106-115.
Knowledge sharing maturity model for Jordanian construction sector
Egbu, C, Al Zubi, M, Gupta, AD, Walton, RO and Arif, M (2017). Knowledge sharing maturity model for Jordanian construction sector. Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. 24 (1), pp. 170-188.
Integrated model for the stressors, stress, stress-coping behaviour of construction project managers in the UK
Naoum, SG, Herrero, C, Egbu, C and Fong, D (2018). Integrated model for the stressors, stress, stress-coping behaviour of construction project managers in the UK. International Journal of Managing Projects in Business. 11 (3), pp. 761-782.
Building Urban Resilience for Disaster Risk Management and Disaster Risk Reduction
Etinay, N, Egbu, C and Murray, V (2018). Building Urban Resilience for Disaster Risk Management and Disaster Risk Reduction. Procedia Engineering. 212, pp. 575-582.
A strategic approach to exploiting and implementing BIM, big data analytics, and internet of things (BBI) for competitive advantage in the construction industry
Madanayake, U. and Egbu, C. (2018). A strategic approach to exploiting and implementing BIM, big data analytics, and internet of things (BBI) for competitive advantage in the construction industry. ARCOM DOCTORAL WORKSHOP. Dublin, Ireland 09 - 09 Mar 2018
Research, data collection and ethical issues: lessons from hindsight
Madanayake, U. and Ganiyu, S. (2018). Research, data collection and ethical issues: lessons from hindsight. International Conference on Professionalism and ethics in Construction. London 21 - 22 Nov 2018
Bridging the digital divide gap in BIM technology adoption
Adamu, Z and Ayinla, KO (2018). Bridging the digital divide gap in BIM technology adoption. Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. 25 (10), pp. 1398-1416.
Design collaboration as organisational sense-making and sense-giving
Cidik, M. (2018). Design collaboration as organisational sense-making and sense-giving. 34th Annual ARCOM Conference. Belfast 03 - 05 Sep 2018
Resilient infrastructure delivery, transparency and governance in Santa Catarina, Brazil
Kaluarachchi, Y. and Egbu, C (2018). Resilient infrastructure delivery, transparency and governance in Santa Catarina, Brazil. International Conference on Professionalism and Ethics in Construction. London, UK 21 - 22 Nov 2018 doi:10.18744/CONF.2018029
Sustainable Procurement Strategies for Competitive Advantage: An Empirical Study
Renukappa, S, Akintoye, A, Egbu, C and Suresh, S (2016). Sustainable Procurement Strategies for Competitive Advantage: An Empirical Study. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Management, Procurement and Law. 169 (1), pp. 17-25.
Students' Perspective on the relevance of sustainability literacy in a postgraduate built environment programme
Opoku, A and Egbu, C (2017). Students' Perspective on the relevance of sustainability literacy in a postgraduate built environment programme. International Journal of Construction Education and Research.
Modelling knowledge integration process in early contractor involvement procurement at tender stage – a Western Australian case study
Hastie, J, Sutrisna, M and Egbu, C (2017). Modelling knowledge integration process in early contractor involvement procurement at tender stage – a Western Australian case study. Construction Innovation.
Exploring the knowledge ‘base’ of practitioners in the delivery of sustainable regeneration projects
Akotia, J, Opoku, A, Egbu, C and Fortune, C (2016). Exploring the knowledge ‘base’ of practitioners in the delivery of sustainable regeneration projects. Construction Economics and Building. 16 (2), pp. 14-26.
A strategic approach to exploiting and implementing BIM, Big Data Analytics, and Internet of Things (BBI) for competitive advantage in the construction industry
Madanayake, U. and Egbu, C. (2017). A strategic approach to exploiting and implementing BIM, Big Data Analytics, and Internet of Things (BBI) for competitive advantage in the construction industry. LSBU Postgraduate Research Summer School. London South Bank University 03 - 07 Jul 2017
A Systematic Review for the Challenges Related to the Implementation of Building Information Modelling, Big Data Analytics and Internet of Things (BBI) in the Construction Sector
Madanayake, U. and Egbu, C. (2017). A Systematic Review for the Challenges Related to the Implementation of Building Information Modelling, Big Data Analytics and Internet of Things (BBI) in the Construction Sector. International Conference on Sustainable Futures- ICSF 2017. Bahrain 26 - 27 Nov 2017 Applied Science University Bahrain.
Innovative Capability of Building Information Modeling in Construction Design
Cidik, M., Boyd, D and Thurairajah, N (2017). Innovative Capability of Building Information Modeling in Construction Design. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 143 (8).
Ordering in disguise: digital integration in built-environment practices
Cidik, M., Boyd, D and Thurairajah, N (2017). Ordering in disguise: digital integration in built-environment practices. Building Research & Information.
Clash detection or clash avoidance? An investigation into coordination problems in 3D BIM
Akponeware, AO and Adamu, Z. (2017). Clash detection or clash avoidance? An investigation into coordination problems in 3D BIM. Buildings. 7 (3).
Adaptable buildings for sustainable built environment
Manewa, A., Siriwardena, M., Ross, A. and Madanayake, U. (2016). Adaptable buildings for sustainable built environment. Built Environment Project and Asset Management.
How universities are teaching bim: A review and case study from the UK
Adamu, Z. and Thorpe, T (2016). How universities are teaching bim: A review and case study from the UK. Journal of Information Technology in Construction. 21, pp. 119-139.
Application of Lean Construction Principles to Enhance the Construction Performance and Flow
Madanayake, U. (2015). Application of Lean Construction Principles to Enhance the Construction Performance and Flow. The 4th World Construction Symposium- Sustainable Development in the Built Environment: Green Growth and Innovative Directions. Galadari Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka 12 - 15 Jun 2015 Building Economics and Management Research Unit, Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa, 2015.
Sustainable implications of building reuse and adaptation
Madanayake, U. and Manewa, A Sustainable implications of building reuse and adaptation. The Third World Construction Symposium 2014: Sustainability and Development in Built Environment. Hilton Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka 20 - 22 Jun 2014 Building Economics and Management Research Unit (BEMRU), Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa.