• A new look toward relational project delivery models 

      Tadayon, Allen (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:372, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
    • Addressing the Performance of Order Acceptance 

      de Man, Johannes Cornelis; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Strandhagen, Jan Ola (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      While there are many mathematical approaches to order acceptance (OA), the performance of OA in practice is overlooked. This paper assesses current OA methods and performance measures that could measure OA. The outcome is ...
    • Analyzing electrical installation labor productivity through work sampling 

      Hajikazemi, Sara; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Langlo, Jan Alexander (Journal article, 2017)
      Purpose The construction industry is a labor-intensive industry, hence, the presence of labor with high productivity at each stage of the project plays a significant role in achieving project success. The purpose of this ...
    • Benchmarking healthcare logistics processes – a comparative case study of Danish and US hospitals 

      Diana Corbes, Feibert; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Peter, Jacobsen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Logistics processes in hospitals are vital in the provision of patient care. Improving healthcare logistics processes provides an opportunity for reduced healthcare costs and better support of clinical processes. Hospitals ...
    • Causes of Problems in Post-Disaster Emergency Re-Construction Projects— Iraq as a Case Study 

      waheeb, rasha; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      This study examines the causes of time delays and cost overruns in a selection of thirty post-disaster reconstruction projects in Iraq. Although delay factors have been studied in many countries and contexts, little data ...
    • Defining Project Partnering 

      Børve, Sjur; Rolstadås, Asbjørn; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Aarseth, Wenche (Journal article, 2017)
      Purpose Due to observed problems in real-life projects stemming from the lack of a unified definition, the purpose of this paper is to formulate a new definition of project partnering (PP) through documenting the specific ...
    • Defining project partnering 

      Børve, Sjur; Rolstadås, Asbjørn; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Aarseth, Wenche (Journal article, 2017)
      Purpose – Due to observed problems in real-life projects stemming from the lack of a unified definition, the purpose of this paper is to formulate a new definition of project partnering (PP) through documenting the specific ...
    • Downfall in the Oil Price; Challenges and Opportunities for the Construction Industry 

      Hajikazemi, Sara; Olsson, Nils; Ekambaram, Anandasivakumar; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Langlo, Jan Alexander (Chapter, 2017)
    • Entirely possible overruns: How people think and talk about probabilistic cost estimates 

      Teigen, Karl Halvor; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Alnes, Sigurd Lerkerød; Hesselberg, Jan-Ole (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    • Factors affecting transaction costs and collaboration in projects 

      Haaskjold, Haavard; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Lædre, Ola; Aarseth, Wenche (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose Transaction costs in projects can be reduced through improved collaboration between contractors and clients. The purpose of this paper is to respond to the call for further research on the framework suggested by ...
    • Følgeforskning av planprosjektet E18 Dørdal – Grimstad 

      Ramstad, Lone Sletbakk; Welde, Morten; Flyen, Cecilie; Finne, Håkon; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot (Research report, 2020)
    • Hospital project front-end planning: Current practice and discovered challenges 

      Larsen, Anne Strand Alfredsen; Karlsen, Anniken Th; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Development of healthcare services is a societal responsibility often appearing as major public projects. These types of projects often have a long lifetime expectancy and represent large investments and changes to established ...
    • Identifying safety indicators for safety performance measurement using a system engineering approach 

      Sultana, Sharmin; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Haugen, Stein (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The paper presents a method for the development of safety indicators for a process industry application based on a system engineering perspective. Traditional approaches use probabilistic risk assessment or linear accident ...
    • In search of Empirical Evidence for the Relationship Between Collaboration and Project Performance 

      Haaskjold, Haavard; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Langlo, Jan Alexander (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Existing research suggests a positive relationship between the level of collaboration in projects and project performance in terms of cost, time and quality. However, empirical data to support this are scant and this paper ...
    • IPD governance implications 

      Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Klakegg, Ole Jonny; Walker, Derek H.T. (Chapter, 2019)
      Interest in project-management (PM) governance has grown steadily over the past decade. Turner (2006) introduced, over a decade ago, the role of governance (based on a definition of corporate governance) in the development ...
    • Lav prising – store valg En studie av underestimering av kostnader i prosjekters tidligfase 

      Welde, Morten; Samset, Knut Fredrik; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Austeng, Kjell (Concept rapport;, Peer reviewed; Research report, 2014)
      Denne rapporten fokuserer på økninger i kostnadsestimatene i prosjekters tidligfase – fra det første initiativet blir tatt til prosjektet blir vedtatt i Stortinget. Sagt på en annen måte - Hensikten er å belyse en ...
    • Normalising deviance in construction project organizations a case study on the collapse of Carillion 

      Aaltonen, Kirsi; Ahola, Tuomas; Aarseth, Wenche Kristin; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Hajikazemi, Sara (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      In 2018, the Construction giant Carillion went into compulsory liquidation costing the UK taxpayers an estimated £148m. According to our analysis performed on the case, the demise of Carillion was the result of accumulation ...
    • Operational integration in a craft-oriented small enterprise 

      Gamme, Inger Astrid Øygarden; Seim, Eva Amdahl; Lodgaard, Eirin Anita; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot (Journal article, 2017)
      Purpose Many leisure boat manufacturers have thrived on designing and building highly customized boats based on longstanding traditions of craftsmanship. To achieve efficient value chains, it is not enough to optimize ...
    • Partnering in offshore drilling projects 

      Børve, Sjur; Ahola, Tuomas; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Aarseth, Wenche (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to evaluate to which extent partnering practices observed in earlier research focussing on the construction industry are applied in offshore development drilling projects. ...
    • PESTOL - Framework for «Project Evaluation on Strategic, Tactical and Operational Levels» 

      Zidane, Youcef; Johansen, Agnar; Hussein, Bassam A.; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
      The paper focuses on the development of the ex-post conceptual holistic framework for Project Evaluation on Strategic, Tactical and Operational Levels, the PESTOL model, by reviewing different definitions of project success ...