Journal of Construction Innovation and Cost Management (JCICM) aims at publishing high-quality original research concerning innovations and cost management of the operations, process and products of the construction industry. With cities becoming mega and smart, infrastructures are facing an increasing need to innovate and transform in an era of volatility and disruption. Great changes are stirring humanity at the face due to digital revolution, demographic explosion and changes in climate. Globally, nations and economies, industries and communities, academics and practitioners are recognizing these challenges and opportunities, and are proactively planning for the decades ahead. JCICM is committed to dissecting, discussing and disseminating research outcomes that can inform strategic policy and business decisions and research directions, in the age long tradition of academic writing.

Journal of Construction Innovation and Cost Management (JCICM) is an Open Access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. 

The journal while domiciled at the Department of Quantity Surveying, University of Lagos is a voluntary academic effort from varied researchers in diverse fields across the globe. Its group of editors and editorial board comprises of researchers well-experienced and competent from different Universities of the world. The current editor-in-chief is Prof Sunday Olukayode Oyediran.

SCOPE OF THE JOURNAL

This focus will require interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary debate cutting across academic and professional disciplines. The papers are to reflect a blend of theory, practical industry experiences and best practices around the globe.

The Journal offers comprehensive coverage of construction innovation and cost management of infrastructure projects. The thematic areas include, but not limited to: Construction Economics, Value and Commercial Management; Process Re-engineering; Digital process in construction; Infrastructure and Assets Management; Construction Technology and Management; Maintenance and Operation Management, Feasibilities and Viabilities Studies of Infrastructure Projects; Green and Sustainable Construction; Cost management of Construction Projects; Smart Construction; Life Cycle Costing; Life Circle Environmental Analysis; Construction contract and dispute management.

 

JCICM Editorial Board

Editor-in-chief: Professor. Olukayode S. Oyediran

University of Lagos,

Lagos, Nigeria

Email: ooyediran@unilag.edu.ng

 

Managing Editor:     

Dr. Henry. N. Onukwube

Department of Quantity Surveying,

University of Lagos, Nigeria

 

Editors:               

Dr. Alfred O. Olatunji

Construction Management Discipline, School of Design and the Built Environment, Curtin University, Perth, Australia

Dr. Wasiu. A. Bello

Department of Quantity Surveying,

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Editorial Board Advisers:                        

Prof. Stephen. O. Ogunlana

Heriot-Watts University, UK

Dr. Ajibade. Aibinu

University of Melbourne, Australia

 Prof. Akintola. Akintoye

Leeds Beckett University, UK

 Prof. Henry. Odeyinka

  Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

  Prof. Deji R. Ogunsemi

  Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria

Prof. Doko Ibrahim

Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria

Prof. Koleola T. Odusami

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Prof Abel Olaleye

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife, Nigeria

Prof. O. Ogunba

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife, Nigeria

Dr. A. Akintola

Oxford Brookes University, UK

Dr. Taibat. Lawanson

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Prof. Martin. O. Dada

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Prof. Modupe M. Omirin

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Dr. O. J. Ameh

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Prof. Timothy G. Nubi

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Prof. G. I. Idoro

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Prof. F. Falade

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Prof. A.O Aje

Federal University of Tech., Akure, Nigeria

Prof. S. N. Zubeiru

Department of Architecture, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria.

Dr. T. O. Odeyale

Department of Architecture, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

Dr., Rex Ugulu

Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria

Prof. Bayo Amole

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife, Nigeria

Prof (Mrs.) O. O. Amole

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife, Nigeria

Prof. M.A. Adebamowo

Department of Architecture, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.

Dr. H. Koleosho

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Dr. K. Adebayo 

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Dr. T. Iweka

University of Lagos, Nigeria

Dr. Tokunbo Ilesanmi

Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

Prof Doko Ahmed Ibrahim

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria

Prof. Yahaya Ibrahim

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria

Dr. K. Adogbo

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria

Prof. C. B. Chukwuali

Department of Architecture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria

Dr. S.O Babatunde

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile, Ife, Nigeria

Dr. Ayodeji Oke

Federal University of Tech., Akure, Nigeria

 

Technical Editor/Publication Officer:

Adetayo Onososen

University of Lagos (Onososen@outlookcom)