COMMUNICATION PROBLEM BETWEEN CONTRACTOR AND CLIENT IN DESIND BUILD PROJECTS

TEH, HWEE CHOO (2018) COMMUNICATION PROBLEM BETWEEN CONTRACTOR AND CLIENT IN DESIND BUILD PROJECTS. Other thesis, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia.

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Abstract

The most frequent construction cause of conflicts is unsuccessful communication between contractor and client. The poor communication between contractor and client will significantly delay the project progress which will increase the project cost. Hence, the purpose of this study is to identify the factors contribute to communication problems in design and build projects and the ways to reduce communication problems between contractor and client in design and build projects. Besides, G7 contractor which have experience in design and build projects in the area of Melaka have been selected as respondents of the study. A questionnaire was used as an instrument in this study for data collection. There are two hypotheses have been developed in order to achieve research objectives of present study. The study analysed by the Microsoft Excel 2013 with the collection of questionnaire data. A total of 45 sets were distributed to project manager and assistant project manager. Conflict between client and consultant lead to delay in passing information to contractor is major factor cause the communication problem in design and build project. Organization can establish seminar in advance usage of communication skill to improve the quality of the design and build project in construction industry. As a conclusion, a perfect communication can avoid a lot of unwanted accidents happens in the work place. Therefore, the communication skill is a must to be master by the contractors and client.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Construction Management
Depositing User: Mrs. Haryati Shafii
Date Deposited: 05 Mar 2018 12:10
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2018 12:10
URI: http://ethesis.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/724

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