@article{(Open Science Index):https://publications.waset.org/pdf/10009475,
	  title     = {Time Overrun in Pre-Construction Planning Phase of Construction Projects},
	  author    = {Hafiz Usama Imad and  Muhammad Akram Akhund and  Tauha Hussain Ali and  Ali Raza Khoso and  Fida Hussain Siddiqui},
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	  institution	= {},
	  abstract     = {Construction industry plays a significant role in fulfilling the major requirements of the human being. It is one of the major constituents of every developed country. Although the construction industry of both the developing and developed countries encompasses a major part of the economy, and millions of rupees are utilized every year on various kinds of construction projects. But, this industry is facing numerous hurdles in terms of its budget and timely completion. Construction projects generally consist of several phases like planning, designing, execution, and finishing. This research study aims to determine the significant factors of time overrun in pre-construction planning (PCP) phase of construction projects in Pakistan. Questionnaires were distributed by various means and responses of respondents were compiled and collected data were then analyzed through a statistical technique using SPSS version 24. Major causes of time overrun in pre-construction planning phase; which is an extremely important phase of construction projects, were revealed. The research conclusion will provide a pathway for stakeholders to pay attention to the mentioned causes to overcome the major issue of time overrun.
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	    journal   = {International Journal of Civil and Environmental Engineering},
	  volume    = {12},
	  number    = {9},
	  year      = {2018},
	  pages     = {817 - 821},
	  ee        = {https://publications.waset.org/pdf/10009475},
	  url   	= {https://publications.waset.org/vol/141},
	  bibsource = {https://publications.waset.org/},
	  issn  	= {eISSN: 1307-6892},
	  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
	  index 	= {Open Science Index 141, 2018},
	}