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Conference Proceedings


IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, Volume 80, p.012044 (2017)



In Today’s construction industry, to achieve a greater advantage over the firms, success of each project and efficiency is required. Effective Project Management overcomes these types of challenges. This study identifies the success factors which are important for project management in construction project success. From the literature review, 26 factors were found to be critical. Project managers, construction managers, civil engineers, contractors and site engineers were the respondents. After analyzing the data in SPSS software, the dominant factors from the regression analysis are top management support, competent project team, abilities to solve problems, realistic cost and time estimates, information/communication, competency of the project manager are the 6 factors out of 12 in 26 factors. Effective communication between stakeholders got highest priority and client involvement, good leadership, clarity of project goals got second priority. Informal communication gives better results compared to formal communications like written formats. To remove communication barrier with the stakeholders, informal communication like speaking face-to-face with the language this fits for the stakeholders.

Cite this Research Publication

K. Aneesha and M. K. Haridharan, “Ranking the Project Management Success Factors for Construction Project in South India”, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, vol. 80. p. 012044, 2017.