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Civil-Comp Proceedings
ISSN 1759-3433
CCP: 36
INFORMATION REPRESENTATION AND DELIVERY IN CIVIL AND STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING DESIGN
Edited by: B. Kumar and A. Retik

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Preliminaries
1INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: PRESENT AND FUTURE  
1.1 The Penetration of Information Technologies into Civil and Structural Engineering Design: State-of-the-Art and Directions Toward the Future
S.J. Fenves
1
2CONCURRENT ENGINEERING AND COLLABORATIVE DESIGN  
2.1 A Configuration and Version Management Model for Collaborative Design
K.H. Law and K. Krishnamurthy
7
2.2 AGENTCAD: A Distributed Cooperative CAD Environment
T. Khedro
15
2.3 Interdisciplinary Communication Medium in Support of Synchronous and Asynchronous Collaborative Design
R. Fruchter
21
2.4 Change Negotiation Meetings in a Distributed Collaborative Engineering Environment
F. Pena Mora and K. Hussein
29
3DESIGN MANAGEMENT  
3.1 A Generic Framework for Intelligent Design Tools
M. Hauser, C. Nollau and R.J. Scherer
39
3.2 A Dynamic Model for Civil Engineering Design Management
S. Ogunlana, J. Lim and K. Saeed
47
3.3 An AI Approach to the Management of Uncertainty in Assessing the Post-Earthquake Usability of Buildings Assessment
S. Bruno, C. Gavarini and A. Padula
57
3.4 Interval Methods for Qualitatively Uncertain Models in Structural Design
D.I. Schwartz and S.S. Chen
63
4STRATEGIC ISSUES  
4.1 IT and Design: A Personal View
J.C. Miles and C.J. Moore
69
4.2 Influence of Cognitive Overload and Bias on Engineering Design
J.C. Savage, J.C. Miles, C.J. Moore and C. Miles
77
4.3 Construction as a Manufacturing Process
A. Crowley
85
4.4 Digital Archives of Engineering Images: Lessons from the Arts
K. Martini
93
5INTEGRATED DESIGN  
5.1 CONMIX: Integrating Specifications, Data and Models
W.M.K. Roddis, D.L. Melber and G.P. Pasley
99
5.2 A Human-Centred Approach Towards Design Integration
Y.Z. Chen, I. Frame and T.W. Maver
105
5.3 Integrating Design and Planning in Building Projects - System Architecture Implementation and Experiences
M. Hannus, J. Laitinen and K.-J. Seren
117
5.4 Towards an Integrated Engineering Design Environment
N.F.O. Evbuomwan and C.J. Anumba
127
5.5 A Logic-based Environment for Reactive Agents in Intelligent CAD Systems
J. Bento and B. Feij
135
6INFORMATION SYSTEMS  
6.1 Object-Oriented Design of Geotechnical Information Systems
U. Meissner and J. Diaz
143
6.2 Engineering Data Access and Retrieval via the World Wide Web
J. Botari and J. Biedermann
153
7DESIGN PRACTICE  
7.1 Information Technology Use in Consulting Engineering Firms in the Republic of Ireland
J. Healy and T. Orr
163
7.2 The Current State of Computing in Building Design and Construction: A Detailed Survey
L. Schiot Sorensen and T. Andersen
171
7.3 The Effective Application of Information Technology in Business Process Re-Engineering
C.E.A. Fowler
177
8PRODUCT MODELLING  
8.1 Overview of Entity-Based Integrated Design Product and Process Models
C.-H. Lee, R. Sause and N.K. Hong
185
8.2 PREFACTO - a Construction Management Tool using Product Model Data
A. Jagbeck
199

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