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Paper info: ATTEMPTS AT GIVING AND RECEIVING HUGS IN THE ARMS-LENGTH CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

Title


ATTEMPTS AT GIVING AND RECEIVING HUGS IN THE ARMS-LENGTH CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

Authors


Ann-Charlott Pedersen
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Norway
Ann-Charlott Pedersen , Carl-Johan Rosenbröijer and
Elsebeth Holmen
Norwegian School of Information Technology
Norway
Elsebeth Holmen

Place of Publication


The paper was published at the 16th IMP-conference in Bath, U.K in 2000.

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Abstract


The paper focuses on new ways of organising product development projects in theconstruction industry. We discuss two such projects, one in Denmark and one in Finlandwhere different forms of ?network organisation? have been tried out. The paper looks at howthe existing structure in the construction industry affects the product development projects?organised-as-networks?.