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Sustainable development and construction industry in Malaysia

 

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  1. Authors:
      • ~ Suliman L. Kh. M., Afiliation: University Sains Malaysia
      • ~ Abdelnaser Omran, Afiliation: University Sains Malaysia

    Pages:
      • 76|85

  2. Keywords: Sustainable development, Construction scenario, Construction industry, Barriers, Malaysia.

  3. Abstract:
     Sustainable construction is a way for the building and infrastructure industry to move towards achieving sustainable development, taking into account environmental, socioeconomic and cultural issues. Differing approaches and differing economic markets lead to different priorities. This paper presents the construction scenario of Malaysia and the developments in sustainable construction taking place in this country. Barriers to the implementation of sustainable construction are discussed. A list of recommendation was proposed to drive sustainable construction in this country. In conclusion, the status of sustainable construction in Malaysia is still in its infancy. The lack of awareness, training and education, ineffective procurement systems, existing public policies and regulatory frameworks are among the major barriers for sustainable construction in Malaysia. Besides the needs for capacities, technologies and tools, total and ardent commitment by all players in the construction sectors including the governments and the public atlarge are required in order to achieve sustainable construction in Malaysia.

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