Scientometric analysis of BIM-based research in construction engineering and management
Jin, R, Zou, Y, Gidado, K, Ashton, P and Painting, N (2019). Scientometric analysis of BIM-based research in construction engineering and management. Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. 26 (8), pp. 1750-1776. https://doi.org/10.1108/ecam-08-2018-0350
|Authors||Jin, R, Zou, Y, Gidado, K, Ashton, P and Painting, N|
The purpose of this paper is to summarize the latest research of BIM adoption in construction engineering and management (CEM) and propose research directions for future scholarly work. During the recent decade, building information modeling (BIM) has gained increasing applications and research interest in the construction industry. Although there have been review-based studies that summarized BIM-based research in the overall architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) area, there is limited review that evaluates the current stage of BIM-based research specifically in the CEM sub-area.
This study contributed to the body of knowledge in BIM by proposing a framework leading to research directions including the differences of BIM effects between design-bid-build and other fast-track project delivery methods; the integration of BIM with off-site construction; and BIM pedagogy in CEM. It also addressed the need to investigate the similarities and differences between academia and industry toward perceiving the movement of BIM in construction field work.
|Journal||Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management|
|Journal citation||26 (8), pp. 1750-1776|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI)||https://doi.org/10.1108/ecam-08-2018-0350|
|16 Sep 2019|
|Publication process dates|
|Deposited||29 May 2020|
|Accepted author manuscript|
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