A Building Information Modelling-Integrated Model of Construction Project Performance Indicators

  • Oluseye OlugboyegaEmail author
  • Abimbola Windapo
Conference paper


The traditional construction project performance indicators are no longer the sole determinant of the performance of construction projects, firms, and actors because other construction performance indicators and factors such as Building Information Modelling are increasingly becoming important and relevant. This paper identifies a comprehensive set of construction project performance indicators, and it establishes a new, integrated, model for evaluating construction performance. The model uses ten types of performance indicators and four types of performance factors for Building Information Modelling-based construction projects. The result of the study is a set of comprehensive construction project performance indicators that are useful in enhancing the performance of construction firms, projects, and actors. The paper concludes with recommendations for the development of relative weightings and measurement models for the indicators and the development of measurement models for the various components of construction project performance indicators and Building Information Modelling performance indicators in future studies.


Construction industry indicators Construction project performance indicators Project success criteria Key performance index Building Information Modelling Construction performance BIM performance Construction performance evaluation 



The financial assistance of the University of Cape Town (UCT), TETFUND and the National Research Foundation (NRF) towards this research is hereby acknowledged. The opinions expressed, and conclusions arrived at, are those of the authors and are not necessarily to be attributed to UCT, TETFUND or NRF.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Construction Economics and ManagementUniversity of Cape TownCape TownSouth Africa

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