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Dr Kassim Gidado MBEng, MCIOB

Principal Lecturer

contact:
Environment and Technology
Moulsecoomb
Brighton
BN2 4GJ

Telephone: +44 (0)1273 642394

Email: K.I.Gidado@brighton.ac.uk

Teaching

  • Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Management of Design
  • Project Planning and Control
  • Construction Methods Analysis
  • Information Systems and Technology for Construction
  • Risk Management

Research

  • Project Complexity
  • Risk Management for Construction
  • Project Planning Systems
  • Management of the Design Process
  • International Construction Project Management

Consultancy

  • Feasibility Studies of Capital Projects in Developing Countries
  • Project Planning and Control
  • Marketing in the Built Environment
  • Setting up Management Systems for Enterprises in the Built Environment

Biography

  • practised in the construction industry as a site engineer, structural engineer, resident engineer, planning engineer and project manager in a number of countries
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Building
  • Member of the Association of Building Engineers
  • Member of the Institute for Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
  • Joined the University of Brighton in 1992

Research Publications

Number of items: 41.

Elnaas, Husein, GIDADO, KASSIM and ASHTON, PHILIP (2014) Factors and drivers effecting the decision of using off-site manufacturing (OSM) systems in house building industry Journal of Engineering, Project, and Production Management, 4 (1). pp. 51-58. ISSN 2221-6529

GIDADO, KASSIM (2014) Planning, interface, decision making and sustainability: common for engineering, project, and production managers Journal of Engineering, Project, and Production Management, 4 (1). p. 1. ISSN 2221-6529

GIDADO, KASSIM (2013) Engineering, project, and production management: lessons learnt from each other Journal of Engineering, Project, and Production Management, 3 (1). p. 1. ISSN 2221-6529

GIDADO, KASSIM and Niazai, Ghulam (2012) Causes of project delay in the construction industry in Afghanistan In: EPPM2012, University of Brighton, UK, 10-11th September, 2012.

GIDADO, KASSIM and Ailabouni, Nabil (2012) Evaluation of factors affecting productivity in the UAE construction industry In: EPPM 2012, Brighton, UK, 10-11 September 2012.

GIDADO, KASSIM, Elnaas, Husein and Ashton, Philip (2012) Factors and drivers effecting the decision of using off-site manufacturing (OSM) in house building industry In: EPPM2012, University of Brighton, UK, 10-11th September, 2012.

GIDADO, KASSIM and Karimi, Sebghatullah (2012) Factors influencing construction productivity in Afghanistan In: EPPM 2012, Brighton, UK, 10-11 September 2012.

GIDADO, KASSIM and Ebrahimi, Mohammadullah (2012) Improvement in construction planning effort by small and medium enterprises (SME) in the UK over the last 12 years In: EPPM2012, University of Brighton, UK, 10-11 September 2012.

GIDADO, KASSIM and Ojebode, Julius (2012) Potential of using EAHX for low energy cooling in Nigeria In: EPPM2012, University of Brighton, UK, 10-11 September 2012.

ABIGO, A., MADGWICK, DELLA, GIDADO, KASSIM and OKONJI, STEPHEN (2012) Embedding sustainable facilities management in the management of public buildings in Nigeria In: EPPM 2012, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK, 10-11 September 2012.

Marantzidis, I. and Gidado, K.I. (2011) The maximisation of the use of reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) in the Greek construction industry In: Proceedings of 27th Annual Conference of the Association of Researchers in Construction Management, Bristol, UK, 5-7 September, 2011.

Oppong-Danquah, A., Painting, N.J., Adeyeye, K. and Gidado, K.I. (2011) The problem of non-completion of infrastructure projects In: Proceedings at the West African Built Environment Research Conference, 19-21 Jul 2011 , Accra, Ghana.

GIDADO, KASSIM (2010) A model for Private Finance Initiative implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa - Nigeria as a case study In: Proceedings of the Third International World of Construction project management conference, ACT UK Simulation Centre, Coventry University Technical Park, 20-22 October, 2010.

Gidado, K.I. (2010) PFI implementation and evaluation model for developing economies In: Proceeding of EPPM 2010 International Conference on Engineering, Project and Production Management. National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Pingtung, Taiwan. ISBN 9789574175192

Ahmed, Abdullahi, Ip, Kenneth, Miller, Andrew and Gidado, Kassim (2009) Simulated performance of Earthtubes for cooling of office buildings in the Southeast of UK In: 1st International Conference on Sustainability in Energy and Buildings, 29 April -1 May 2009, Brighton, UK.

Gidado, K.I., Elnaas, H. and Ashton, P. (2009) Decision making processes for using off-site manufacturing systems for housing projects In: Proceedings of 25th Annual Conference of the Association of Researchers on Construction Management. ARCOM, Nottingham, UK. ISBN 095523901X (2 Vols)

Ahmed, A., Ip, K., Miller, A. and Gidado, K.I. (2009) Thermal performance of earth-air heat exchanger for reducing cooling demand of office buildings in the United Kingdom In: International Building Performance Simulation Association conference (IBSPA), 27 - 30 July 2009, Glasgow, UK.

GIDADO, KASSIM and Ahmed, Abdullahi (2008) The use of earth-air heat exchanger for improving building comfort conditions in the tropical climate In: The international construction conference, royal institute of chartered surveyors RICS COBRA 2008. RICS, London, UK. ISBN 9781842194348

GIDADO, KASSIM and WOOD, HANNAH (2008) Project complexity in construction In: The International Construction Conference, Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, RICS COBRA. RICS Foundation UK, Dublin, Ireland. ISBN 9781842194348

Ahmed, A. and Gidado, K.I. (2008) Evaluating the potential of renewable energy technologies for buildings in Nigeria In: Association of Researchers for Construction Management (ARCOM), Glamorgan, UK.

Edet, C. and Gidado, K.I. (2008) PFI hospitals in the UK: measuring the medical practitioners level of satisfaction In: Proceedings of 24th Annual Conference of the Association of Researchers in Construction Management, University of Glamorgan, Cardiff, Wales, September 1-3, 2008.

Gidado, K.I. and Wood, H. (2008) An overview of complexity theory and its application to the construction industry In: Proceedings of 24th Annual Conference of the Association of Researchers in Construction Management. ARCOM, Cardiff, Wales, UK, pp. 677-686. ISBN 095523901X (2 Vols)

Ahmed, A. and Gidado, K.I. (2008) The use of earth-air heat exchanger for improving comfort conditions for buildings in tropical climate In: RICS Construction, Building and Real Estate Research Conference, COBRA 2008, Dublin, Ireland.

Ailabouni, N., Gidado, K.I. and Painting, N.J. (2007) Factors affecting employee productivity in the UAE construction industry In: Conference for Postgraduate Researchers of the Built and Natural Environment (PRoBE), 20-22 Nov 2007, Glasgow, UK.

Gidado, K.I. and Arshi, S. (2004) Suitability of different design and build configurations for procurement of buildings In: The International Construction Conference, Royal Institute for Chartered Surveyors RICS COBRA 2004, 7-8 September, 2004, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK.

Gidado, K.I. and Smilas, M. (2004) The constraints affecting the implementation of PFI/PPP in Cyprus In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Commercial Management, 1-4 July 2004, University of Manchester, UK.

Gidado, K.I. (2004) PPP/PFI project evaluation model for Nigeria In: Building Capacity in Programmes Management. The Nigerian Economic Summit Group. International Conference on PPP and Infrastructure Development in Nigeria, 13-15 Jun 2004, Abuja, Nigeria.

Gidado, K.I. (2004) Enhancing the prime contractor's pre-construction planning Journal of Construction Research, 5 (1). pp. 87-106. ISSN 1609-9451

Gidado, K.I. and Smilas, M. (2004) Development of a model for the implementation of PFI/PPP in Cyprus In: Proceedings of the 20th annual ARCOM conference, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK, 1-3 September, 2004.

Painting, N.J., Gidado, K.I. and Ashton, P. (2004) PFI in South East England secondary schools: a school managers perspective In: Khosrowshahi, F., ed. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Conference of the Association of Researchers in Construction Management. Heriot-Watt University, UK, pp. 649-659. ISBN 0953416194

Gidado, K.I. and Rutter, D.K. (2004) Value for money and facilities performances: a systems approach In: Proceedings of 20th Annual Conference for the Association of Researchers in Construction Management, Edinburgh, UK, 1-3 September 2004.

Gidado, K.I., Painting, N.J. and Sobotka, A. (2004) The funding, risks and constraints affecting the implementation of PFI/PFP in Poland In: 50th Annual Construction Conference, 12-17 Sep 2004, Kyrnica, Poland.

Laing, X., Gidado, K.I. and Painting, N.J. (2004) The identification of key obstacles that hinder foreign private investments in highway projects in China In: Khosrowshahi, F., ed. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Conference of the Association of Researchers in Construction Management. ARCOM, Edinburgh, pp. 393-400. ISBN 0953416194

Gidado, K.I. and Ashton, P. (2004) The practical application of a site investigation risk evaluation system In: Khosrowshahi, F., ed. Association of Researchers in Construction Management twentieth annual conference 2004, September 1-3 Heriot Watt University. ARCOM, Reading, pp. 1281-1292. ISBN 0953416194

Ashton, P. and Gidado, K.I. (2003) The development of a project and site investigation risk evaluation model In: Greenwood, D., ed. Association of Researchers in Construction Management nineteenth annual conference, 2003 September 3-5, University of Brighton. ARCOM, Reading, pp. 403-412. ISBN 0953416186

Akelere, D. and Gidado, K.I. (2003) The risks and constraints in the implementation of PFI/PPP in Nigeria In: Proceedings of the 19th annual ARCOM conference, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK, 3-5 September, 2003.

Gidado, K. (2002) Decision making associated with inadequate site investigation procedures relative to project complexity In: Proceedings of the International Conference of Decision Making in Urban and Civil Engineering, 6-8 Nov 2002, London, UK.

Gidado, K. and Nicholls, M. (2002) The current state of use of electronic document management systems by UK architectural practices In: Proceedings of the International Conference of Decision Making in Urban and Civil Engineering, 6-8 Nov 2002, London, UK.

Gidado, K.I. (2002) The identification of uncertainty and risk associated with inadequate site investigation procedures under design and built procurement systems In: Proceedings of the Association of Researchers in Construction Management 18th Annual ARCOM conference, Newcastle, UK.

Gidado, K. (2001) Risk associated with inadequate site investigation procedures under design and build procurement systems In: Proceedings of Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM) conference, Salford, UK.

Gidado, K. (2001) A site investigation procedural framework model designed to reduce uncertainty associated with site and ground conditions In: COBRA 2001. Proceedings of the RICS Foundation Construction and Building Research Conference, Glasgow, UK.

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