Abderisak Adam

Doctoral Student at Chalmers, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Construction Management

Abderisak Adam is a civil engineer and a PhD candidate at the Division of Construction Management at Chalmers University of Technology. His research examines the capabilities of public clients to plan and manage large complex construction projects, in areas such as infrastructure and healthcare construction. Abderisak investigates primarily the set of skills that public clients need to possess in order to ensure that projects accomplish intended goals. His primary research interests relate to matters regarding innovation in the construction industry.

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Showing 10 publications

2017

Aggregation of factors causing cost overruns and time delays in large public construction projects: Trends and implications

Abderisak Adam, Per-Erik Josephson, Göran Lindahl
Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. Vol. 24 (3), p. 393-406
Journal article
2017

Applying the dynamic capabilities framework in the case of a large public construction client

Abderisak Adam, Göran Lindahl
Construction Management and Economics (7), p. 1-12
Journal article
2017

How task heterogeneity and frequency relates to knowledge codification: Evaluating the Shared Construction Guidelines (SCG) of 24 Swedish Public Client Organizations

Abderisak Adam, Göran Lindahl, Roine Leiringer
9th Nordic Conference on Construction Economics and Organization, p. 1-9
Paper in proceedings
2016

Approaches to Safeguarding Sustainability Requirements in Public Construction Projects – the Client’s Perspective

Abderisak Adam, Göran Lindahl
CIB World Building Congress 2016
Paper in proceedings
2015

Take a Chance on Me? Construction Clients' Perspectives on Risk Management

Abderisak Adam, Göran Lindahl
Procedia Economics and Finance. Vol. 21, p. 548-554
Paper in proceedings
2014

Implications of cost overruns and time delays on major public construction projects

Abderisak Adam, Per-Erik Josephson, Göran Lindahl
Proceedings of the 19th International Symposium on the Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate, 7-9 Nov 2014, Chongqing
Paper in proceedings
2014

Developing Capabilities for Public Construction Clients

Abderisak Adam, Göran Lindahl, Per-Erik Josephson
Proceedings of the 19th International Symposium on the Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate, 7-9 Nov 2014, Chongqing
Paper in proceedings
2014

Using actor-network theory to understand knowledge sharing in an architecture firm

Abderisak Adam, Pernilla Gluch, Jonas Julin
30th Annual Association of Researchers in Construction Management Conference, ARCOM 2014; Portsmouth; United Kingdom; 1 September 2014 through 3 September 2014, p. 1235-1244
Paper in proceedings

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2014–2017

Developing dynamic client project capabilities in the public sector for increased ecological, economical, social and cultural sustainability

Göran Lindahl Construction Management
Abderisak Adam Construction Management
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