© 2014

InCIEC 2013

Proceedings of the International Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Conference 2013

  • Rohana Hassan
  • Marina Yusoff
  • Zulhabri Ismail
  • Norliyati Mohd Amin
  • Mohd Arshad Fadzil
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. Timber Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Haslin Idayu Amaruddin, Rohana Hassan, Norliyati Mohd Amin, Nor Jihan Abd Malek
      Pages 3-14
    3. Mohd Jamil Abdul Wahab, Mohd Zamin Jumaat, Mohamad Omar Mohamad Khaidzir
      Pages 15-26
    4. Rohana Hassan, Azmi Ibrahim, Zakiah Ahmad, Marina Yusoff
      Pages 27-36
    5. Daniël Brandon, Andrew Thomson, Martin Ansell, Julie Bregulla, Richard Harris, Peter Walker
      Pages 37-49
    6. Rohana Hassan, Azmi Ibrahim, Zakiah Ahmad, Mohd. Nizam Shakimon
      Pages 61-73
    7. Rohana Hassan, Shaharin Hamid, Nity Azidah Mohammad Amini, Tengku Anita Raja Hussin
      Pages 75-84
    8. M. B. F. M. Puaad, Z. Ahmad, H. Muhamad Azlan
      Pages 85-96
    9. Norshariza Mohamad Bhkari, Zakiah Ahmad, Afidah Abu Bakar, Paridah Md Tahir
      Pages 97-105
    10. Mazlina Mohamad, Rohana Hassan, Khairul Effendy Ab Mutalib
      Pages 107-116
    11. Marina Yusoff, Shahril Mohd Shalji, Rohana Hassan
      Pages 117-126
  3. Concrete Waste and Earthquake Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
    2. Atikah Fatma Md Daud, Zakiah Ahmad
      Pages 141-151
    3. Fadzli Mohamed Nazri, Bee Fang Ku
      Pages 153-167
    4. A. R. M. Ridzuan, A. A. Khairulniza, M. A. Fadzil, J. Nurliza, M. A. M. Fauzi, W. M. F. W. Yusoff
      Pages 169-175
    5. M. M. A. Hafiz, A. R. M. Ridzuan, M. A. Fadzil, J. Nurliza
      Pages 191-200

About these proceedings


The special focus of this proceedings is to cover the areas of infrastructure engineering and sustainability management. The state-of-the art information in infrastructure and sustainable issues in engineering covers earthquake, bioremediation, synergistic management, timber engineering, flood management and intelligent transport systems. It provides precise information with regards to innovative research development in construction materials and structures in addition to a compilation of interdisciplinary finding combining nano-materials and engineering.


Bioremediation Concrete Waste Earthquake Engineering Flood Management and Intelligence Development Geotechnical Engineering Inciec 2013 Infrastructure Engineering Innovative Construction Materials Innovative Structures River Engineering Dynamics Sustainable Engineering Synergistic management Timber Engineering

Editors and affiliations

  • Rohana Hassan
    • 1
  • Marina Yusoff
    • 2
  • Zulhabri Ismail
    • 3
  • Norliyati Mohd Amin
    • 4
  • Mohd Arshad Fadzil
    • 5
  1. 1.Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management (IIESM), Universiti Teknologi MARAShah Alam SelangorMalaysia
  2. 2.Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management (IIESM), Universiti Teknologi MARAShah Alam SelangorMalaysia
  3. 3.Architecture, Planning and Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARAShah Alam SelangorMalaysia
  4. 4.Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management (IIESM), Universiti Teknologi MARAShah Alam SelangorMalaysia
  5. 5.Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management (IIESM), Universiti Teknologi MARAShah Alam SelangorMalaysia

About the editors

Dr. Rohana Hassan is the Deputy Director of Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). She is also a Senior Lecturer and actively doing research in the field of timber engineering, engineered wood product, timber design and composites materials and also a regular invited speaker in the same field. She is also actively being invited as a speaker on research methodology and analysis using SPSS for the post graduate studies in the Faculty of Civil Engineering, UiTM. She also sits as an advisory committee in product system certifier for Malaysian Timber Industrial Board, Malaysia. Her timber engineering research papers and journals have been published locally and internationally.

Dr. Zulhabri Ismail is the Head of Legal Aspects in Built Environment/Sustainable Development Research Initiative Group Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), active researcher in Construction Law and Construction Management, to-date he has published more than 40 papers in which most of them are indexed publications. He is a regular speaker on research methodology, research writing strategies and one of the research methodology experts for research postgraduate studies of UiTM. He sits as one of the Judging Panel of Society of Construction Law Essay Writing Competition for Vincent Powell Smith Prize (Malaysia), Chairman/Technical Program Chair for various IEEE conferences.

Dr. Mohd Fadzil Arshad is a fellow researcher of Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management (IIESM). He is also a senior lecturer for Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. He obtained his PhD from University Sains Malaysia in Civil Engineering and holds a Masters degree in structural Engineering. Previously he has been working as site engineer and site manager with KADA Development before joining UiTM as a lecturer. His interest area is on construction materials and structure engineering. He has been wining research awards in many competitions and exhibitions, has been publishing papers in many journals and presenting his research work in many conferences nationally and internationally.

Dr. Norliyati Mohd Amin has been working as a lecturer at Universiti Teknologi MARA(UiTM), Shah Alam Malaysia for 12 years. She completed her PhD from Kyushu University Japan in 2011. She received her Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Structure) from Universiti Teknologi MARA(UiTM), Shah Alam, Malaysia in 2007 and obtained her BEng (Civil Engineering) from Kyushu University in 1999. Her research interests include computational mechanics, model analysis, dynamic analysis, model order reduction and seismic isolation system. Currently she has been appointed as Fellow at Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management(IIESM), UiTM, Shah Alam, Malaysia.

Dr. Marina Yusoff is the fellow researcher and coordinator of Quality and Standard of Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainability Management, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Senior Lecturer of Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA. She holds a PhD in Information Technology and Quantitative Sciences (Intelligent Systems) from Universiti Teknologi MARA. She previously worked as a senior executive of Information Technology in SIRIM Berhad, Malaysia. She also holds a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science from the University of Science Malaysia and Master of Science in Information Technology from Universiti Teknologi MARA. She is currently an active researcher in flood management, graphology, image processing and has developed many intelligent systems. She has published journals and presented her research in many conferences locally and internationally.

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