FLOOD HAZARD MAPPING AND RISK MANAGEMENT IN PARTS OF LAGOS STATE

ABSTRACT    The prevalence of flooding within Nigeria which has been generally attributed to climate change and poor urban planning is an issue of critical importance within the context of national development. Over the period 1985 to 2014, flooding in… Read More

EVALUATION OF FOOTBALL ACADEMY BUILDING FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC OKO CAMPUS

CHAPTER ONE 1.1   BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The Academy of football or just The academy is a nickname of English football club westham United. The pays homage to the success of the club in coaching talented younger players. The title,… Read More

BUILDING COLLAPSES SYNDROME AND LAGOS STATE URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING

Abstract Building collapses in Nigeria have been on the increase in recent times. There are frequent in media reports of collapsed of buildings in major Nigerian cities like Lagos, Abuja, and Port Harcourt, etc. The following are the objectives of… Read More

CAUSES OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECT FAILURES AND ABANDONEMTS IN NIGERIA

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1   BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY Abandoned projects and construction failure including construction projects and other civil engineering infrastructure development project like houses, churches, schools, roads, bridges, dams, tunnels, air port, sea port etc. litter the whole Nigeria.… Read More

DEVELOPMENT POLICY SUPPORT FRAMEWORK THAT CAN REDUCE THE RATE OF BUILDING COLLAPSE IN NIGERIA

Abstract The occurrence of building failure and collapse has become a major issue of concern in the development of this nation as the magnitudes of this incident are becoming very unbecoming. This study therefore examines the developmental policies support framework… Read More

EFFECT OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECT FAILURES AND ABANDONMENT IN NIGERIA

Abstract In Nigeria many housing projects are either uncompleted or out rightly abandoned. The study investigated possible causes of project abandonment, its impact on the immediate community, contribution to infrastructural decadence and environmental pollution. Information was collated through personal interview,… Read More

THE EFFECT OF TIMELY DELIVERY OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS ON THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF NIGERIA

ABSTRACT Timely delivery of construction projects can fasten up drastic development in any country. Construction delay has become endemic in Nigeria, it is imperative to create awareness of the extent to which delays can adversely affect project delivery. This study… Read More

THE EFFECTS OF DELAYS ON CONSTRUCTION DELIVERY IN NIGERIA

Abstract Delay is one of the biggest problems often experienced on construction project sites. Delays can instigates negative effects such as increased costs, loss of productivity and revenue many lawsuits between owners and contractors and contract termination. The aim of… Read More