Journal of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2017

  • The Project Schedule Control Method Under the Influence of Uncertain Factors and Resource Constraints

    Qingyue Gu, Chunjing Liu

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: 18 October 2016
    Accepted: 26 December 2016
    Published: 16 January 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jccee.20170201.11
    Abstract: Due to the reduce of the national investment and technology development, the market environment changes rapidly and the competition become more and more fierce, the situation require companies to improve the management level, at the same time the uncertainty and the complexity of construction projects also increase sharply, competition for scarce r... Show More
  • Heat Balance and Its Effect on Building Types

    Ahmed Hasson, Ali E. Kubba, Ammar I. Kubba, Gregory Hall

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 7-11
    Received: 3 October 2016
    Accepted: 9 January 2017
    Published: 1 February 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jccee.20170201.12
    Abstract: The performance of direct heat gain system is affective by the sever summer heat environment in the building design types in Iraq. Therefore, it is important to consider the outdoor understand the trends of local buildings (modern and traditional intensive buildings type) climate environment while designing direct heat gain system. Base on analyzin... Show More
  • Assessment of Occupational Health and Safety in Khartoum Drinking Water Facilities

    Hassan Ahmed Sulieman Abdelrahman

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 12-16
    Received: 4 January 2017
    Accepted: 13 January 2017
    Published: 9 February 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jccee.20170201.13
    Abstract: This paper aims to identify risks that are likely to affect workers and addressed the problems of work injuries in drinking water facilities, which leads to reduce performance, production and quality in drinking water treatment process. The study assumed that occupational health & safety system was executed in all Khartoum state drinking water faci... Show More
  • Involvement of Household, Government and NGOs in Solid Waste Management in Khulna City: A Comparative Analysis

    Emran Hossain, Kazi Tamzidul Islam, Mohammad Mainul Bashar, Mohammad Rafizul Islam

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 17-26
    Received: 17 September 2014
    Accepted: 29 September 2014
    Published: 18 February 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jccee.20170201.14
    Abstract: This study has analyzed the generation, characteristics and especially disposal system of solid waste in Khulna city, as urbanization and economic progress increases consumption of resources also tend to increase of waste at the same rate. This leads to immense negative impact on environment in the sense of generation of waste by the urban. Imprope... Show More
  • Impacts of Waste Dumps on the Health of Neighbours: A Case Study of Olusosun Waste Dump, Ojota, Lagos State, Nigeria

    Olufemi Adedamola Oyedele, Adeniyi Olufolahan Oyedele

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 27-33
    Received: 14 October 2016
    Accepted: 9 February 2017
    Published: 27 February 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jccee.20170201.15
    Abstract: Poorly managed and wrongly sited waste dumps in living areas may serve as pathogen and epidemiology centres. Germs (viruses, bacteria and fungi) breed regularly in waste dumps and landfills. Waste dumps, incinerator plants and land-fills may emit toxic compounds that are detrimental to human health and well-being. Exposed waste dumps and land-fills... Show More