The Fuzzy Time-Cost-Quality-Environment Trade-off Analysis of Multi-mode Construction Systems for Large-scale Hydroelectric Projects

  • Huan Zheng
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 242)


This paper studies the time-cost-quality-environment trade-off problem of construction project and establishes a multi-objective decision making model under a fuzzy environment. The objective functions are to minimize the total project time, total executed cost, quality defect of all activities, and the environment impact. Furthermore, a fuzzy based adaptive-hybrid genetic algorithm is developed for finding feasible solutions. Finally, Jinping-II hydroelectric project was used as a practical example to demonstrate the practicality and efficiency of the method.


Time-cost-quality-environment trade-off Multi-mode Construction project Fuzzy Genetic algorithm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chongqing Technique and Business UniversityChongqingPeople’s Republic of China

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