Cr Dr Daniel W.M. Chan (陳煒明博士營造師)
BEng(Hons), PhD, MAPM, MHKICM, MASCE, MHKIPM, MAIPM, MCABE, MAIB, Chartered Building Engineer (United Kingdom), Chartered Building Professional (Australia), Registered Construction Manager (Hong Kong)
Associate Professor in Construction Project Management,
Associate Head of Department (Teaching and Learning),
Chairman of Departmental Learning and Teaching Committee (DLTC),
Full-time Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Tel.: (852) 2766 4387
E-mail address : daniel.w.m.chan@polyu.edu.hk
 

Daniel obtained his BEng(Hons) degree in Civil and Structural Engineering and PhD degree in Construction Project Management from the Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong. Thereafter, he worked as a Research Assistant and Senior Research Assistant for the same University until August 2000. He started his engineering profession as an Assistant Structural Engineer in September 2000 by joining a local leading structural building design consulting engineering practice. He is a project manager, construction manager, Chartered Building Engineer, Chartered Building Professional and Registered Construction Manager by profession.

Dr Chan joined The Hong Kong Polytechnic University as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Construction Management at the Department of Building and Real Estate in Mid-April 2001. Then he was appointed as an Assistant Professor on 1 July 2003 and was promoted to Associate Professor on 1 July 2010. He had served as the Programme Award Coordinator for "MSc / PgD in Construction and Real Estate" for 10 years between January 2007 and June 2016. Then he has been appointed as the Associate Head of Department (Teaching and Learning) and the Chairman of the Departmental Learning and Teaching Committee (DLTC) since 1 July 2016. He has published several research papers on the broad theme of project management in leading construction management journals and international conference proceedings.

Dr Chan is also a Member of the Association for Project Management (UK) (MAPM), Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers (MHKICM), Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (MASCE), Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Project Management (MHKIPM), Member of the Australian Institute of Project Management (MAIPM), Member of the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (MCABE), and Member of the Australian Institute of Building (MAIB).

Teaching
 
Main areas
Construction Management
Project Management
Construction Procurement
Research Methods
Research and Scholarly Activities
 
Research
Interests
Construction Time Performance (CTP)
Construction Procurement Systems
Relational and Collaborative Contracting
Project Partnering and Strategic Alliancing
Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) and Target Cost Contracting (TCC) Schemes
New Engineering Contract (NEC)
Public Private Partnership (PPP)
Construction Safety Management
 
Completed / Current Research Projects
In the Capacity as Principal Investigator
An Investigation of Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) and Target Cost Contracting (TCC) Procurement Strategies in Hong Kong Construction Industry (PolyU Faculty Internal Competitive Research Grants 2004/05, Oct 2005 - Jun 2008)
A Study of Safety Measures for Building Repair and Maintenance Works on Facades during the Design Stage - The Cases of Institutional Buildings in Hong Kong (PolyU Faculty Block Grants with One-line Budget, Sep 2006 - Feb 2008)
Exploring the Key Risk Factors and Risk Sharing Mechanisms for Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) and Target Cost Contracting (TCC) Schemes in Hong Kong (PolyU BRE Departmental General Research Grants 2005/06, Aug 2007 - Jul 2008)
Evaluating the Key Risk Factors and Risk Sharing Mechanisms for Target Cost Contracting (TCC) Schemes in Construction (RGC CERG Allocation Exercise 2007/08, Jan 2008 – Dec 2009)
Exploring the Application of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry (PolyU BRE Departmental General Research Grants for RCCREE, Apr 2008 – Dec 2008)
An Analysis of the Effectiveness of Project Partnering in Reducing Construction Disputes in Hong Kong (PolyU BRE Departmental General Research Grants for RCCI, Apr 2008 – Mar 2009)
An Analysis of the Effectiveness of Project Partnering in Improving Communication Flows in Hong Kong (PolyU BRE Departmental General Research Grants for RCCI, Apr 2009 – Mar 2011)
Development of an Overall Performance Index (PI) for Target Cost Contracts in Construction (RGC GRF Allocation Exercise 2008-2009 Project Rated 3.5, Jul 2009 – Dec 2010)
An Exploratory Study of the Implementation of the Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS) in Hong Kong (PolyU Faculty Internal Competitive Research Grants 2010/11, May 2011 - Oct 2012)
An Exploratory Study of the Implementation of Safe Working Cycle (SWC) in the Hong Kong Construction Industry (PolyU BRE Departmental General Research Grants 2011/12, Oct 2012 - Dec 2013)
Development of a Fire Risk Assessment Model for New Construction Sites in Hong Kong (Joint CII-HK and PolyU Research Grants Allocation, Jul 2013 - Jun 2015)
Establishing an Integrated Index for Measuring the Site Safety Performance of Construction Projects (RGC GRF Allocation Exercise 2012-2013 for Proposal Rated 3.5, Oct 2013 - Sep 2015)
An Empirical Study of Construction Time Performance of High-rise Private Building Projects in Hong Kong (Construction Industry Council Research Fund for September 2013 Round, Jun 2014 - Nov 2015)
Development of a Holistic Risk Assessment Model for the Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) of the New Engineering Contract (NEC3) in Construction Projects (RGC GRF Allocation Exercise 2015-2016 Project Rated 3.5)
Development of a Holistic Risk Assessment Model for the Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) of the New Engineering Contract (NEC3) in Construction Projects (RGC GRF Allocation Exercise 2016-2017 Project Rated 3.5 - Re-submission)
In the Capacity as Co-Investigator
An Analysis of Project Partnering in Hong Kong (PolyU Central Research Grant, Sep 2000 - Dec 2001)
A Construction Time Prediction Model for High-rise Private Residential Developments in Hong Kong (PolyU Central Research Grant, May 2001 - Jun 2003)
Impact of Building Environments on Organizational Effectiveness: An Investigation in the Healthcare Sector (PolyU Central Research Grant, Oct 2001 - Dec 2002)
A Model for Buildability Assessment in Hong Kong (RGC CERG, Dec 2002 - Dec 2005)
A Comparative Study of Project Partnering Practices in Hong Kong (CII-HK Research Grant, Mar 2003 - Dec 2003)
From Attitude to Culture – Effect of Safety Climate on Construction Safety (PolyU Central Research Grant, Sep 2003 - Dec 2004)
Identification of the Factors Essential to Best Practice Partnering (PolyU Central Research Grant, Oct 2002 - Dec 2003)
Best Practice in Contracting Systems for International Construction Projects in Mainland China (PolyU Faculty Internal Competitive Research Grant, Oct 2004 -Sep 2007)
Benchmarking Buildability by Implementing the Buildability Assessment Model in Hong Kong (RGC CERG,Jan 2005 - Jun 2007)
Developing a Best Practice Framework for Project Partnering – A Comparative Study of Australia and Hong Kong (RGC CERG, Dec 2004 - Dec 2007)
Construction Safety Involving Working at Height for Residential Building Repair and Maintenance (Joint Research Grant by the Construction Industry Institute, Hong Kong in collaboration with the Department of Building and Real Estate of PolyU, Jan 2005 - Apr 2007)
Safety Considerations in Facade Design for Residential Building Repair and Maintenance in Hong Kong (PolyU Faculty Block with One-line Budget 2004/05, Sep 2005 - Aug 2007)
Developing a Best Practice Framework for Implementing Public Private Partnerships (PPP) in Hong Kong(RGC CERG, Dec 2005 - Jun 2008)
Application-oriented and Self-assessment Mathematics Classes for the Department of Building and Real Estate from a Broad-range of Background (PolyU Learning and Teaching Development Grant, Jul 2006 – Dec 2007)
A Benchmark Model for Maintenance Projects in Hong Kong (PolyU Central Research Grant - Postdoctoral Fellowship Scheme, Sep 2005 - Aug 2008)
Stage II Study of "Construction Safety Involving Working at Height for Residential Building Repair and Maintenance - Developing a Prototype for a Rapid Demountable Platform (RDP) (Joint Research Grant by the Construction Industry Institute, Hong Kong in collaboration with the Department of Building and Real Estate of PolyU, Jan 2007 – Sep 2008)
The Identification of Risk Factors and the Performance of Risk Sharing Mechanisms for Public Private Partnership (PPP) Projects (RGC CERG Project Rated 3.5, Jul 2007 – Nov 2008)
A Framework for Developing and Managing Employer Requirements in Design-and-build Contracts of the Construction Industry  (PolyU BRE Departmental General Research Grant for RCCI, Oct 2007 – Sep 2008)
Safety Climate and its Impacts on Safety Performance of Repair, Maintenance, Minor Alteration and Addition (RMAA) Works (RGC CERG Allocation Exercise 2007/08, Jan 2008 – Dec 2009)
Experimental Research on Health and Safety Measures for Working in Hot Weather (RGC GRF Allocation Exercise 2009/10, Jan 2010 – Dec 2012)
Anti-Heat Stress Clothing for Construction Workers in Hot and Humid Weather (RGC GRF Allocation Exercise 2011/12, Jan 2012 – Dec 2014)
Managing Construction Safety for Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong (RGC GRF Allocation Exercise 2012-2013 for Proposal Rated 3.5, Aug 2013 - Jul 2015)
Developing a Personal Cooling System (PCS) for Combating Heat Stress in the Construction Industry (RGC GRF Allocation Exercise 2013-2014, Jan 2014 - Dec 2016)
Project Management of New Green Buildings: A Pilot Study (PolyU BRE Departmental General Research Grants 2014/15, Sep 2015 - May 2016)
 
Research
Students
Supervision

 

Research Tutor of a full-time PhD research student (Miss Ada PL Chan) since September 2001 –Dissertation Title: Critical Success Factors for Delivering Healthcare Projects in Hong Kong(Prof Albert PC Chan being the Chief Supervisor and Prof David Scott being the Co-Supervisor; graduated in December 2004)
Research Tutor of a full-time PhD research student (Mr Edmond WM Lam) since September 2001 –Dissertation Title: A Conceptual Model of Success for Design and Build Projects in the Public Sector of Hong Kong (Prof Albert PC Chan being the Chief Supervisor and Prof David Scott being the Co-Supervisor; graduated in December 2005)
Co-Supervisor of a part-time PhD research student (Mr John FY Yeung) since December 2004 –Dissertation Title: Developing a Partnering Performance Index (PPI) for Construction Projects – A Fuzzy Set Theory Approach (Prof Albert PC Chan being the Chief Supervisor; graduated in December 2007)
Co-Supervisor of a full-time postdoctoral research fellow (Dr Edmond WM Lam) since June 2005 –Project Title: A Benchmark Model for Maintenance Projects in Hong Kong (Prof Albert PC Chan being the Chief Supervisor; completed in May 2007)
Co-Supervisor of a full-time PhD research student (Mr XIA Bo) since January 2007 – Dissertation Title: The Selection of Design-build Operational Variations in the Peoples' Republic of China Using Delphi Method and Fuzzy Set Theory (Prof Albert PC Chan being the Chief Supervisor and Dr Linda CN Fan being another Co-Supervisor; graduated in November 2010)
Chief Supervisor of a full-time PhD research student (Mr Joseph HL Chan) since September 2008 –Dissertation Title: Developing a Fuzzy Risk Assessment Model for Target Cost and Guaranteed Maximum Price Contracts in the Construction Industry of Hong Kong (Dr Patrick TI Lam being the Co-Supervisor; graduated in November 2011)
Chief Supervisor of a part-time MPhil research student (Miss Tracy NY Choi) since September 2008 –Dissertation Title: Investigating the Current Application and Exploring the Future Development of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry (Prof Albert PC Chan being the Co-Supervisor; graduated in November 2012)
Chief Supervisor of a full-time PhD research student (Mr Hong Yuming) since October 2009 – Dissertation Title: An Empirical Study of Partners' Collaboration in Construction Joint Venture (CJV) Projects and Its Impacts on Project Performance in Hong Kong (Prof Albert PC Chan being the Co-Supervisor; graduated in November 2014)
Co-Supervisor of a full-time postdoctoral research fellow (Dr John FY Yeung) since September 2008 –Project Title: Developing a Benchmarking Model for Construction Projects in Hong Kong(Prof Albert PC Chan being the Chief Supervisor and Dr YH Chiang being another Co-Supervisor; completed in August 2010)
Chief Supervisor of a part-time PhD research student (Miss Nicole SN Yiu) since April 2014 – Dissertation Title: An Empirical Investigation of the Current Application and Future Development of the Safety Management System (SMS) in the Hong Kong Construction Industry (Prof Albert PC Chan being the Co-Supervisor; on-going)
Supervisor of a full-time postdoctoral research fellow (Dr Elvis WK Lau) between June 2014 and February 2015 – Project Title: An Empirical Study of Construction Time Performance of High-rise Private Building Projects in Hong Kong
Chief Supervisor of a full-time MPhil research student (Mr Timothy Oluwatosin OLAWUMI) since September 2016 – Dissertation Title: An Exploratory Study of the Application of Building Information Modelling (BIM) to the Sustainability of the Built Environment (Prof Albert PC Chan and Dr Johnny KW Wong being the Co-Supervisors; on-going)
Administration
 
 
Member of Project Management Research Group, and Contractual and Regulatory Innovations Research Group within the Research Centre for Construction Innovation (RCCI)
Member of Construction Safety Research Group within the Research Centre for Construction and Real Estate Economics (RCCREE)
Member of HDBTM Programme Committee and Programme Tutor for 2003 and 2005 Intake Classes (Engineering Stream)
Member of BSc(Hons) BEM Programme Committee and Programme Tutor for FT 2004 and PT 2003 Intake Classes
Member at Assistant Professor Level of Departmental Research Committee (DRC) since September 2005 and Co-ordinator of BRE Luncheon Research Seminars (September 2006 - June 2007)
Deputy Departmental Enrolment Liaison Officer (DDELO) with special responsibility for part-time degree and taught postgraduate programmes (July 2004 - August 2005)
Departmental Enrolment Liaison Officer (DELO) with special responsibility for full-time degree and sub-degree programmes (September 2005 - December 2006)
Programme Leader for "MSc/PgD in Construction and Real Estate" (January 2007 - June 2016)
Member of Departmental Learning and Teaching Committee (DLTC) (October 2009 - June 2016)
Honorary Advisor to HKPolyU Student Chapter of CIB (January 2005 - December 2007)
Subject Leader of BRE210 (Information and Data Analysis) since (2003/04)
Subject Leader of BRE3311 and BRE3312 (Integrated Project) since (2003/04)
Subject Leader of BRE350 – Project Management and Procurement (2008/09)
Subject Leader of BRE4281 (Construction Engineering Management) since (2007/08)
Subject Leader of BRE506 – Principles of Project Management since (2013/14)
Subject Leader of BRE581 – International Construction Projects since (2010/11)
Dissertation Supervisor for (FT/PT) undergraduate and taught postgraduate students since (2003/04)
Departmental Representative of Scholarship Assessment Board of PolyU since (2010/11)
Honorary Advisor to HKPolyU Student Chapter of CIB (April 2011 - March 2012)
Faculty Representative of Health and Safety Committee of PolyU (1 July 2014 - 30 June 2016)
Staff Representative (“Construction and Real Estate Management” Discipline) of BRE Departmental Staffing Committee (DSC) of PolyU (1 September 2015 – 31 August 2017)
Associate Head of Department (Teaching and Learning) since July 2016
Chairman of Departmental Learning and Teaching Committee (DLTC) since July 2016
Full-time Undergraduate Academic Advisor since September 2015
Full-time Undergraduate Academic Advisor (Broad Discipline of Construction and Environment) since September 2016
Member of Departmental Executive Committee (DEXCO) since July 2016
Member of Departmental Management Committee (DMC) since July 2016
Member of Departmental Undergraduate Scheme / Programme Committee (DUPC) since July 2016
Member of Faculty Learning and Teaching Committee (FLTC) since July 2016
Member of Faculty Undergraduate Programme Committee (FUPC) since July 2016
Member of Departmental Advisory Committee (DAC) since July 2016
Member of Faculty Board (FB) since January 2017
Consultancy and Professional Service
 
Consultancy
Assisted in preparing pre-workshop documents, facilitating the initial partnering workshop (2-day) and compiling the full report for Hsin Chong Construction Co. Ltd. (Project name: Construction of Senior Citizen Residence at Jordan Valley, Kwun Tong), January 2002
Assisted in preparing pre-workshop documents, facilitating the initial partnering workshop (1-day) and compiling the full report for Paul Y. Construction Co. Ltd. (Project name: Redevelopment of Kwun Lung Lau Project, Phase 1), July 2002
Assisted in preparing pre-workshop documents, facilitating the initial partnering workshop (1-day) and compiling the full report for Hsin Chong Construction Co. Ltd. (Project name: Residential Redevelopment at 26 Belcher’s Street, Kennedy Town - Ivy on Belcher's), May 2003
Assisted in preparing pre-workshop documents, facilitating the interim partnering workshop (1-day) and compiling the full report for Hsin Chong Construction Co. Ltd. (Project name: Residential Redevelopment at 26 Belcher’s Street, Kennedy Town - Ivy on Belcher's), March 2004
Assisted in preparing pre-workshop documents, facilitating the initial partnering workshop (1-day) and compiling the full report for Hsin Chong Construction Co. Ltd. (Project name: #239 PolyU Phase 7 Development), May 2004
Assisted in preparing pre-workshop documents, facilitating the initial partnering workshop (1-day) and compiling the full report for Chevalier (Construction) Co. Ltd. (Project name: #136 The Hong Kong Community College Development of PolyU at K.I.L. 11163, Hung Hom), March 2006
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, D.W.M., Yam, M.C.H., Kwok, A.W.K. and Lam, E.W.M. Assisted in providing 1-day in-house training services entitled “Safety in Building Maintenance and Management” for Hospital Authority towards their non-technical administrative staff who are involved in construction projects and compiling the full set of seminar notes, 12 January 2007
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Chiang, Y.H., Lam, P.T.I. and Tang, B.S. Assisted in consultancy project entitled “Application of Public-Private Partnerships in Urban Rail-Based Transportation Project” for Mass Transit Railway Corporation Ltd and compiling the full report, March 2007 – August 2008 (18 months)
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M. and ChanJ.H.L. Assisted in consultancy project entitled “Pay for Safety Scheme for Subcontractors” for Gammon Construction Ltd and compiling the full report, September 2007 – May 2008 (9 months)
Chan, A.P.C., Lam P.T.I., Chiang, Y.H., Chan, D.W.M., Yeung, J.F.Y. and Chan, J.H.L. Assisted in consultancy project entitled “Procurement Strategy, Delivery Systems and Contractual Arrangement for Development of Hong Kong Science Park Phase 3" for Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks and compiling the full report, March  May 2010 (3 months).
 
Professional
Service
External Referee for the following international journals:
  • Construction Management and Economics (CME) since 1997
  • Australian Journal of Construction Economics and Building (AJCEB) since 2004
  • International Journal of Construction Management (IJCM) since 2004
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors – Surveying and Built Environment (SBE) since 2006
  • International Journal of Project Management (IJPM) since 2006
  • ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management (JCEM) since 2007
  • Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction (JFMPC) since 2007
  • Journal of Construction in Developing Countries (JCDC) since 2009
  • Journal of Civil Engineering and Management since 2010
  • International Journal of Project Organisation and Management (IJPOM) since 2010 (ISSN: 1740-2891) (http://www.inderscience.com/ijpom)
  • ASCE Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice (JPIEEP) since 2011
  • Facilities since 2011
Editorial Advisory Board Member for The Open Construction and Building Technology Journal (TOCBTJ) (ISSN: 1874-8368) (http://www.bentham.org/open/tobctj/EBM.htm) since 2008
Associate Editor for Built Environment Project and Asset Management (BEPAM) since 2014
Member of Editorial Board for International Scholarly Research Network (ISRN) - Civil Engineering (http://www.isrn.com/journals/ce) since 2012
Member of Advisory Board for Journal of Construction (JoC) (ISSN: 1994-7402) (http://www.asocsa.org) since 2013
Member of the Editorial Board for Construction Industry Institute, Hong Kong (CII-HK) (http://www.ciihk.org.hk)  (June 2003 - June 2009)
Editor of the CII-HK Official Newsletter “The Innovator” (July 2003 - June 2009)
Editor  (with Prof Albert P.C. Chan) of the Proceedings for the CII-HK Conference 2004 on Construction Partnering: Our Partnering Journey – Where Are We Now, and Where Are We Heading?9 December 2004,Hong Kong, ISBN 988-98153-2-X
Editor (with Prof Francis K.W. Wong) of the Proceedings for the CII-HK Conference 2006 on Ageing Building – Threats and Opportunities, 21 November 2006, Hong Kong, ISBN 988-99558-0-6.
Editor (with Prof Albert P.C. Chan) of the Proceedings for the CII-HK Conference 2007 - Never Safe Enough: A Wider Look at Construction Safety and Health, 20 November 2007, Hong Kong, ISBN 978-988-99558-3-0
Editor (with Dr. Thomas S. Ng, Prof. Albert P.C. Chan and Dr James M.W. Wong) of the Proceedings for theCII-HK Conference 2008 - Building a Stronger Construction Industry for Hong Kong: Opportunities and Challenges, 26 November 2008, Hong Kong, ISBN 978-988-99558-9-2
Editor of the Proceedings (with Prof Thomas S.T. Ng and Dr Joseph H.L. Chan) and Member of the Organizing Committee for the HKIPM 2014 Conference on Novel Project Delivery Systems - Current Status and The Way Forward, Hong Kong Institute of Project Management, 25 April 2014, Hong Kong, proceedings with ISBN 978-962-8014-23-1
Member of the International Scientific Committee for The Third World Construction Symposium 2014 on Sustainability and Development in Built Environment: The Way Forward, 20-22 June 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka, proceedings with ISSN 2362-0919 (symposium website: http://2014.ciobwcs.com/scientific-committee)
Member of the International Scientific Committee for The Fourth World Construction Symposium 2015 on Sustainable Development in the Built Environment: Green Growth and Innovative Directions, 12-14 June 2015, Colombo, Sri Lanka, proceedings with ISSN 2362-0919 (symposium website: http://2015.ciobwcs.com/scientific-committee)
Member of the Partnering Specific Interest Group (SIG) for the Association for Project Management (Hong Kong Branch) since March 2003
Committee Member of the Association for Project Management (Hong Kong Branch) responsible for student membership recruitment and educational development since November 2005
Member of the Executive Council and Chairman of the CPD Committee for the Hong Kong Institute of Project Management (HKIPM) responsible for arrangement of CPD events and activities since July 2013
Co-opted Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers (HKICM) responsible for student membership recruitment and educational development since July 2013
Member of the CPD Events Committee of the Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers (HKICM) since January 2016
Approved Panel Assessor for Professional Assessment of the Corporate Membership by the Board of Examination of the Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers (HKICM) for a term of three years (01.09.2014 - 31.08.2017)
Guest Speaker for a CPD Course Entitled “Prefabricated Construction for Building and Civil Works”, 15 August 2003, City University of Hong Kong
Guest Speaker for an evening seminar entitled “Partnering for Construction Excellence – A Reality or Myth?” organized by the Building Division of The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) launched on 27 September 2010 at the HKIE Headquarters.
Guest Speaker for a half-day seminar entitled “New Engineering Contract Version 3 (NEC3) from E&M and Subcontractor Perspective” organized by the Technical Committee of The Hong Kong Federation of Electrical and Mechanical Contractors (HKFEMC) launched on 1 December 2012 at the PolyU campus.
Guest Speaker for a morning seminar entitled “Collaborating for Construction Excellence through the New Engineering Contract (NEC) – A Reality or Myth?” organized by the Building Division of The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) launched on 6 April 2013 at the HKIE Headquarters.
Guest Speaker for an evening CPD seminar entitled “New Engineering Contracts (NECs) in Hong Kong – Principles and Practices” organized by the Hong Kong Institute of Project Management (HKIPM) launched on 4 December 2013 at the PolyU campus.
Guest Speaker for an evening CPD seminar entitled “An Empirical Study of the Implementation of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in the Hong Kong Construction Industry” organized by the Health and Safety Advisory Sub-Group of the Chartered Institute of Building (Hong Kong) CIOB(HK) launched on 28 March 2014 at the SCOPE CityU Centre, United Centre, Queensway, Hong Kong.
External Specialist of the Programme Review Panel by invitation to carry out a holistic review of the academic and professional standards of the programme “Professional Diploma / Advanced Certificate in Construction Project Management” organized by the Hong Kong University – School of Professional And Continuing Education (HKU-SPACE) in February 2011.
External Specialist of the Programme Validation Panel by invitation to carry out a holistic evaluation of the academic and professional standards of the new programme “BSc(Hons) in Occupational Safety, Health and Environment (in collaboration with the University of Greenwich, England” organized by the Hong Kong University – School of Professional And Continuing Education (HKU-SPACE) in January 2013.
External Examiner by invitation of the programme “Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health” offered by the Hong Kong University – School of Professional And Continuing Education (HKU-SPACE) for three years starting from 1 September 2012 to 31 August 2015.
External Specialist of the Programme Validation Panel by invitation to carry out a holistic evaluation of the academic and professional standards of the new programme “Higher Diploma / Advanced Certificate in Environmental Studies and Occupational Safety” organized by the Hong Kong University – School of Professional And Continuing Education (HKU-SPACE) in July 2013.
Overseas External Examiner of the Board of Examiners (BoE) by invitation of a full-time PhD research student (Mr CHEN Gang) on 17 June 2013 – Dissertation Title: Cost Management in Project Alliancing: A Framework Based on Interorganizational Settings (Dr Kevin Zhang being the Chief Supervisor and Prof Mike Xie being the Co-Supervisor, School of Civil, Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, Australia; graduated in November 2013).
Overseas External Examiner of the Board of Examiners (BoE) by invitation of a full-time PhD research student (Mr Muhammad Sohail Anwar MALIK) on 18 November 2014 – Dissertation Title: Development of Risk Management Framework to Offset the Effects of Insecurity due to Terrorism / Insurgency on Development Projects (Dr Zubair M. KHAN being the Chief Supervisor, Department of Engineering Management, Centre for Advanced Studies in Engineering (CASE), University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, Pakistan; graduated in May 2015).
Session Chairman for a Technical Session on “Project Procurement” at the Fourth International Conference on Construction Project Management4-5 March 2004Singapore
Member of the Informal Task Force on Behavioural Aspects of Site Safety under the Committee on Construction Site Safety of the Construction Industry Council (December 2007 - November 2008)
Recognized Reviewer for the International Journal of Project Management (May 2015) awarded on 10 July 2015 in recognition of completing at least one manuscript review for the journal in the last two years
External Examiner by invitation of the programme “Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health” offered by the Hong Kong University – School of Professional And Continuing Education (HKU-SPACE) re-appointed for another three years starting from 1 December 2015 to 30 November 2018.
Member of the International Scientific Committee for The Fifth World Construction Symposium 2016 on Greening Environment, Eco-Innovations and Entrepreneurship launched on 29-31 July 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka, proceedings with ISSN 2362-0919 (symposium website: http://2016.ciobwcs.com/scientific-committee).
Member of the International Advisory / Technical Committee for The Sixth Brunei International Conference on Engineering and Technology (BICET) 2016: Symposium E (Civil Engineering) on Future Built Environment and Ninth ASEAN Civil Engineering Conference (ACEC) 2016 launched on 14-16 November 2016 in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, proceedings with ISSN XXXX-XXXX (symposium website: http://www.utb.edu.bn/bicet2016/BICET%20-%20ACEC.htm).
Selected Recent Publication List
 
Scholarly Books /
Research Monographs
1
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Ho, K.S.K., Chiang, Y.H., Chan, E.H.W. and Tang, B.S. (2002). "An Analysis of Project Partnering in Hong Kong". Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 96 pages, ISBN 962-367-363-9, October 2002.
2
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Ho, K.S.K., Loosemore, M., McGeorge, D. and Tam, C.M. (2004). "Impact of Building Environments on Organizational Effectiveness: An Investigation in the Healthcare Sector". Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 103 pages, ISBN 962-367-427-9, December 2004.
3
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Fan, .L.C.N., Lam, P.T.I. and Yeung, J.F.Y. (2004). "A Comparative Study of Project Partnering Practices in Hong Kong". Summary Report, Construction Industry Institute – Hong Kong, Research Report No. 1, 40 pages, ISBN 988-98153-1-1, September 2004.
4
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Fan, .L.C.N., Lam, P.T.I. and Yeung, J.F.Y. (2004). "A Comparative Study of Project Partnering Practices in Hong Kong". CD-ROM Full Report, Construction Industry Institute – Hong Kong, Research Report No. 2, 137 pages, ISBN 988-98153-3-8, April 2004.
5
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Ng, J.W.S. and Tam, C.M. (2005). "From Attitude to Culture - Effect of Safety Climate on Construction Safety". Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 160 pages, ISBN 962-367-432-5, May 2005.
6
Lam, P.T.I., Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Chan, E.H.W., Wong, F.K.W. and Wong, F.W.H. (2006). A Model for Buildability Assessment in Hong Kong". Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 105 pages, ISBN 962-367-515-1, May 2006.
7
Yam, M.C.H., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, A.P.C., Cheung, A.A.C., Chan, D.W.M., Chan, K.W.Y. and Chan, J.H.L. (2007). "Safety Considerations for Residential Building Repair and Maintenance Works on Facades in the Design Phase in Hong Kong" Research Monograph, Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 148 pages, ISBN 978-962-367-515-4, August 2007.
8
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Lam, E.W.M. and Wong, J.M.W. (2007). "An Investigation of Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) and Target Cost Contracting (TCC) Procurement Strategies in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Research Monograph, Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 152 pages, ISBN 978-962-367-593-2, October 2007.
9
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, D.W.M., Chan, E.H.W., Cheung, E., Kwok, A.W.K., Lam, E.W.M., Yam, M.C.H. and Yiu, E.C.Y. (2007). "Construction Safety Involving Working at Height for Residential Building Repair and MaintenanceSummary ReportConstruction Industry Institute – Hong Kong, Research Report No. 9, 52 pages, ISBN 978-988-99558-1-6, November 2007.
10
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Kwok, A.W.K., Chan, E.H.W., Yiu, E.C.Y., Lam, E.W.M. and Cheung, E. (2007). "Construction Safety Involving Working at Height for Residential Building Repair and Maintenance" CD-ROM Full ReportConstruction Industry Institute – Hong Kong, Research Report No. 10, 252 pages, ISBN 978-988-99558-2-3, July 2006.
11
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, D.W.M., Cheung, E., Choy, E.W.K., Chung, T.S.K., Kwok, A.W.K., Lam, E.W.M., Lee, W.C., Liu, C.H., Lo, P.C.H., Siu, M.K.W., Wong, P.C.W. and Yam, M.C.H. (2009). "Developing a Prototype for the Rapid Demountable Platform (RDP) - Stage II of CII-HK Research on Construction Safety Involving Working at Height for Residential Building Repair and Maintenance" Summary ReportConstruction Industry Institute – Hong Kong, Research Report No. 1443 pages, ISBN 978-988-99558-7-8April 2009.
12
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, D.W.M., Cheung, E., Choy, E.W.K., Chung, T.S.K., Kwok, A.W.K., Lam, E.W.M., Lee, W.C., Liu, C.H., Lo, P.C.H., Siu, M.K.W., Wong, P.C.W. and Yam, M.C.H. (2009). "Developing a Prototype for the Rapid Demountable Platform (RDP) - Stage II of CII-HK Research on Construction Safety Involving Working at Height for Residential Building Repair and Maintenance" CD-ROM Full Report,Construction Industry Institute – Hong Kong, Research Report No. 15154 pages, ISBN 978-988-99558-8-5,September 2007.
13
Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2008). "Chapter 5 - Benefits, Difficulties and Success Factors of Partnering in Construction" in Contractual and Regulatory Innovations in Building and Real Estate (Editors: Edwin H.W. Chan and Edward C.Y. Yiu), PACE Publishing Ltd: Hong Kong, July, 47-68, ISBN 978-962-7723-38-7.
14
Chan, Albert P.C., Chan, Daniel W.M. and Yeung, John F.Y. (2010). "Relational Contracting for Construction Excellence: Principles, Practices and Case Studies", Spon Press of the Taylor & Francis Group: UK, 334 pages, ISBN 978-0-415-46669-1 (hardback) (details obtained from the following weblink: http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415466691).
15
Chan, J.H.L., Chan, D.W.M. and Lam, P.T.I. (2012). "Chapter 14 - Application of Target Cost Contracts and Guaranteed Maximum Price Contracts in the Construction Industry of Hong Kong" in Joint Ventures in Construction 2: Contract, Governance, Performance and Risk(Editors: Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Khairuddin Abdul Rashid, Masamitsu Onishi and Sharina Farihah Hasan), ICE Publishing LtdLondonOctober185-200, ISBN 978-0-7277-5783-8 (hardback) (URL: http://www.icebookshop.com/bookshop_main.asp?ISBN=9780727757838).
16 Chan, D.W.M., Yam, M.C.H., Yeung, J.F.Y. and Hong, Yuming (2015). "Fire Risk Assessment for New Construction Sites". Executive Summary Report of the “Outcomes of a Collaborative Research Programme with the Construction Industry (Part I)”, Faculty of Construction and Environment, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, March 2015, 25-26.
17 Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Lau, E.W.K. and Zhou, J.Y. (2016). "An Empirical Study of Construction Time Performance of High-rise Private Building Projects in Hong Kong". Research Full Report, Construction Industry Council, Hong Kong, Research Report No. X, 189 pages, ISBN XXX, March 2016.
18 Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Lau, E.W.K. and Zhou, J.Y. (2016). "An Empirical Study of Construction Time Performance of High-rise Private Building Projects in Hong Kong". Research Summary Report, Construction Industry Council, Hong Kong, Research Report No. X, 71 pages, ISBN XXX, April 2016.
19 Chan, Daniel W.M. and Chan, Joseph H.L. (2016). "Target Cost Contracting Strategy in Construction: Principles, Practices and Case Studies", Routledge of the Taylor & Francis Group: UK, 192 pages, October, ISBN 978-1-138-65190-6 (hardback) (details obtained from the following weblink: https://www.routledge.com/Target-Cost-Contracting-Strategy-in-Construction-Principles-Practices/Chan-Chan/p/book/9781138651906).
 
Externally
Refereed
Journal
Articles (Selected)
1
Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2002). "Public Housing Construction in Hong Kong: A Review of its Design and Construction Innovations"Architectural Science Review, 45(4), December, pp. 349-359.
2
Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2003). "A Benchmark Model for Construction Duration in Public Housing Developments". International Journal of Construction Management, 3(1), April, pp. 1-14.
3
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M. and Ho, K.S.K. (2003). "Partnering in Construction: Critical Study of Problems for Implementation"Journal of Management in Engineering, ASCE, 19(3), July, pp. 126-135.
4
Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2003). "A Research Framework for Benchmarking Project Construction Durations"Construction Information Quarterly, CIOB, 5(2), June, pp. 10-15.
5
Chan, A.P.L., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2003). "The Management of Health-care Projects: The Case of Tseung Kwan O Hospital"Journal of Building and Construction Management, 8(1), June, pp. 34-41.
6
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M. and Ho, K.S.K. (2003). "An Empirical Study of the Benefits of Construction Partnering in Hong Kong"Construction Management and Economics, 21(5), July, pp. 523-533.
7
Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M. (2003). "Why is Design-build Commonly Used in the Public Sector? An Illustration from Hong Kong" Australian Journal of Construction Economics and Building, Australia, 3(1), July, pp. 53-62.
8
Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M.(2003). "Potential Problems of Running Design-Build Projects in Construction" The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers Transactions, Hong Kong, 10(3), September, pp. 8-14.
9
Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2003). "Perceptions on the Application of Design-Build Procurement System in Construction" Architectural Science Review, Australia, 46(4), December, pp. 419-425.
10
Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2004). "Developing a Benchmark Model for Project Construction Time Performance in Hong Kong" Building and EnvironmentUK, 39(3), March, pp. 339-349.
11
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Chiang, Y.H., Tang, B.S., Chan, E.H.W. and Ho, K.S.K. (2004). "Exploring Critical Success Factors for Partnering in Construction Projects" Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, US, 130(2), March/April, pp. 188-198.
12
Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2004). "Benchmarking Design-Build Procurement Systems in ConstructionBenchmarkingAn International Journal, US, 11(3), July, pp. 287-302.
13
Chan, A.P.L., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2005). "An Empirical Survey of the Success Criteria for Running Healthcare Projects" Architectural Science Review, Australia, 48(1), March, pp. 61-68.
14
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Fan, L.C.N., Lam, P.T.I. and Yeung, J.F.Y. (2006). "Partnering for Construction Excellence - A Reality or Myth?" Building and Environment, UK, 41(12), December, pp. 1924-1933.
15
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Lam, E.W.M. and Wong, J.M.W. (2007). "Evaluating Guaranteed Maximum Price and Target Cost Contracting Strategies in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction, UK, 12(3), December, pp. 139-149.
16
Yeung, J.F.Y., Chan, A.P.C. Chan, D.W.M. and Li, Leong-kwan (2007). "Development of a Partnering Performance Index (PPI) for Construction Projects in Hong Kong: A Delphi Study" Construction Management and Economics, UK, 25(12), December, pp. 1219-1237.
17
Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2008). "Determinants of Successful Design-Build Projects" Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCEUS, 134(5), May, pp. 333-341.
18
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Fan, L.C.N., Lam, P.T.I. and Yeung, J.F.Y. (2008). "Achieving Partnering Success through an Incentive Agreement: Lessons Learned from an Underground Railway Extension Project in Hong Kong" Journal of Management in Engineering, ASCE, US, 24(3), July, pp. 128-137.
19
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, D.W.M., Yam, M.C.H., Kwok, A.W.K., Lam, E.W.M. and Cheung, E. (2008). "Work at Height Fatalities in the Repair, Maintenance, Alteration and Addition (RMAA) Works" Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, US, 134(7), July, pp. 527-535.
20
Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, D.W.M., Cheung, E. and Ke Yongjian (2009). "Drivers for Adopting Public Private Partnerships - Empirical Comparison between China and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region" Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, US, 135(11), November, pp. 1115-1124.
21
Yeung, J.F.Y., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M.  (2009). "A Computerized Model for Measuring and Benchmarking the Partnering Performance of Construction Projects" Automation in Construction, US, 18(8), December, pp. 1099-1113.
22
Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, D.W.M., Cheung, E. and Ke Yongjian (2010). "Potential Obstacles to Successful Implementation of Public-Private Partnerships in Beijing and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region" Journal of Management in Engineering, ASCE, US, 26(1), January, pp. 30-40.
23
Chan, D.W.M., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, A.P.C. and Wong, J.M.W. (2010). "Achieving Better Performance through Target Cost Contracts – The Tale of an Underground Railway Station Modification Project"Facilities - Special Issue on Performance Measurement and Management in Facilities Management, UK, 28(5/6), April, pp. 261-277.
24
Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2010). "Benchmarking Success of Building Maintenance Projects" Facilities - Special Issue on Performance Measurement and Management in Facilities Management, UK, 28(5/6), April, pp. 290-305.
25
Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, D.W.M., Cheung, E. and Ke Yongjian (2010). "Critical Success Factors for PPPs in Infrastructure Developments: Chinese Perspective" Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, US, 136(5), May, pp. 484-494.
26
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I. and Wong, J.M.W. (2010). "Empirical Study of the Risks and Difficulties in Implementing Guaranteed Maximum Price and Target Cost Contracts in Construction"Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, US, 136(5), May, pp. 495-507.
27
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I. and Wong, J.M.W. (2010). "Identifying the Critical Success Factors for Target Cost Contracts in the Construction Industry" Journal of Facilities Management, UK,8(3), July, 179-201.
28
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I. and Chan, J.H.L. (2010). "Exploring the Key Risks and Risk Mitigation Measures for Guaranteed Maximum Price and Target Cost Contracts in Construction"Construction Law Journal, UK, 26(5), July, 362-376.
29
Xu, Yelin, Yeung, J.F.Y., Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M.Wang, Shouqing and Ke, Yongjian (2010)."Developing a Risk Assessment Model for PPP Projects in China - A Fuzzy Synthetic Evaluation Approach" Automation in Construction, US, 19(7), November, 929-943.
30
Yang, Huan, Yeung, J.F.Y., Chan, A.P.C., Chiang, Y.H. and Chan, D.W.M. (2010). "A Critical Review of Performance Measurement in Construction" Journal of Facilities Management, UK, 8(4), October, 269-284.
31
Yu, A.T.W., Chan, E.H.W., Chan, D.W.M., Lam, P.T.I. and Tang, P.W.L. (2010). "Management of Client Requirements for Design-and-build Projects in the Construction Industry of Hong Kong" Facilities, UK,28(13/14), October, 657-672.
32
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Choi, T.N.Y. (2010). "An Empirical Survey of the Benefits of Implementing Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in the Hong Kong Construction Industry" Journal of Safety Research, US, 41(5), October, 433-443.
33
Chan, J.H.L., Chan, D.W.M.Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I. and Yeung, J.F.Y. (2011). "Developing a Fuzzy Risk Assessment Model for Guaranteed Maximum Price and Target Cost Contracts in Construction"Journal of Facilities Management, UK, 9(1), February, 34-51.
34
Chan, D.W.M., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, A.P.C. and Wong, J.M.W. (2011). "Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) Contracts in Practice – A Case Study of a Private Office Development Project in Hong Kong"Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management, UK, 18(2), March, 188-205.
35
Choi, T.N.Y., Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2011). "Perceived Benefits of Applying Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Construction – A Factor Analysis Approach” Safety ScienceUK, 49(6), July, 813-823.
36
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I. and Wong, J.M.W. (2011). "An Empirical Survey of the Motives and Benefits of Adopting Guaranteed Maximum Price and Target Cost Contracts in Construction"International Journal of Project ManagementUK, 29(5), July, 577-590.
37
Chan, D.W.M.Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I.Yeung, J.F.Y. and Chan, J.H.L. (2011). "Risk Ranking and Analysis in Target Cost Contracts: Empirical Evidence from the Construction Industry" International Journal of Project Management, UK, 29(6), August, 751-763.
38
Chan, J.H.L., Chan, D.W.M. and Lord, W.E. (2011). "Key Risk Factors and Risk Mitigation Measures for Target Cost Contracts in Construction - A Comparison Between the West and the East" Construction Law JournalUK, 27(6), September, 441-458.
39
Chan, J.H.L., Chan, D.W.M., Lam, P.T.I. and Chan, A.P.C. (2011). "Preferred Risk Allocation in Target Cost Contracts in Construction" Facilities - Special Issue on Infrastructure Management, UK, 29(13/14), October, 542-562.
40
Hon, C.K.H., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2011). "Strategies for Improving Safety Performance of Repair, Maintenance, Minor Alteration and Addition (RMAA) Works" Facilities - Special Issue on Infrastructure ManagementUK, 29(13/14), 591-610.
41
Yeung, J.F.Y., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2012). "Defining Relational Contracting from the Wittgenstein Family-resemblance Philosophy" International Journal of Project Management, UK, 30(2), February, 225-239.
42
Chan, J.H.L., Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Lam, P.T.I. (2012). "Risk Mitigation Strategies for Guaranteed Maximum Price and Target Cost Contracts in Construction - A Factor Analysis Approach" Journal of Facilities Management, UK, 10(1), February, 6-25.
43
Chan, D.W.M., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, J.H.L., Ma, Tony and Perkin, Thomas (2012). "A Comparative Study of the Benefits of Applying Target Cost Contracts between South Australia and Hong Kong" ProjectManagement Journal, US, 43(2), April, 4-20.
44
Hong, Y.M., Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Yeung, J.F.Y. (2012). "Critical Analysis of Partnering Research Trend in Construction JournalsJournal of Management in Engineering, ASCE, 28(2), April, 82-95.
45
Yeung, J.F.Y., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2012). "Fuzzy Set Theory Approach for Measuring the Performance of Relationship-Based Construction Projects in Australia" Journal of Management in Engineering, ASCE, US, 28(2), April, 181-192.
46
Choi, T.N.Y., Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2012). "Potential Difficulties in Applying the Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Construction Projects" Accident Analysis and Prevention - Special Issue on Accident Analysis and Prevention in Construction and Engineering, UK, Volume 48, September, 145-155.
47
Chan, A.P.C., Yi, W., Wong, D.P., Yam, M.C.H. and Chan, D.W.M. (2012). "Determining an Optimal Recovery Time for Construction Rebar Workers after Working to Exhaustion in a Hot and Humid Environment" Building and Environment, UK, Volume 58, December, 163-171.
48
Cheung, E., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, D.W.M. and Ke, Yongjian (2012). "A Comparative Study of Critical Success Factors for Public Private Partnerships (PPP) between Mainland China and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region" Facilities - Special Issue on Facilities Management DevelopmentUK, Volume 30, Issue 13/14, October, 647-666.
49
Hong, Y.M., Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2012). "Exploring the Applicability of Construction Partnering in Mainland China: A Qualitative StudyFacilities - Special Issue on Facilities Management DevelopmentUK, Volume 30, Issue 13/14, October, 667-694.
50
Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, J.H.L. (2012). "Developing a Performance Measurement Index (PMI) for Target Cost Contracts in Construction: A Delphi Study" Construction Law Journal, UK, Volume 28, Issue 8, November, 590-613.
51
Yeung, J.F.Y., Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Chiang, Y.H. and Yang, Huan (2013). "Developing a Benchmarking Model for Construction Projects in Hong Kong" Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE, US, 139(6), June, 705-716.
52
Chan, A.P.C., Yi, W., Chan, D.W.M. and Wong, D.P. (2013). "Using the Thermal Work Limit (TWL) as an Environmental Determinant of Heat Stress for Construction Workers" Journal of Management in Engineering, ASCE, US, 29(4), October, 414-423.
53
Chan, D.W.M., Hung, H.T.W., Chan, A.P.C. and Lo, T.K.K. (2014). "Overview of the Development and Implementation of the Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS) in Hong Kong" Built Environment Project and Asset Management, UK, 4(1), January, 71-89.
54
Hong, Y.M. and Chan, D.W.M.(2014). "Research Trend of Joint Ventures in Construction: A Two-decade Taxonomic Review" Journal of Facilities Management, UK, 12(2), May, 118-141.
55
Chan, J.H.L., Chan, D.W.M. and Clifford, Bryan (2014). "New Engineering Contracts (NECs) in Practice - Empirical Evidence from a Pilot Case Study in Hong Kong" Construction Law Journal, UK, 30(4), June, 217-235.
56 Chan, D.W.M., Chan, J.H.L. and Ma, Tony (2014). "Developing a Fuzzy Risk Assessment Model for Guaranteed Maximum Price and Target Cost Contracts in South Australia" Facilities, UK, 32(11/12), August, 624-646.
57 Chan, D.W.M. and Hung, H.T.W. (2015). "An Empirical Survey of the Perceived Benefits of Implementing the Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS) in Hong Kong" Facilities, UK, 33(5/6), May, 337-366.
58 Chan, D.W.M. and Choi, T.N.Y. (2015). "Difficulties in Executing the Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS) for Existing Private Buildings in Hong Kong" Habitat International, UK, Volume 48, August, 97-105.
59 Chan, D.W.M. and Choi, T.N.Y. (2015). "Critical Analysis of the Application of the Safe Working Cycle (SWC): Interview Findings from Hong Kong" Journal of Facilities Management, UK, 13(3), August, 244-265.
60 Chan, A.P.C., Yang, Y., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, D.W.M.and Lam, E.W.M. (2015). "Wearing Comfort of Two Construction Work Uniforms" Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management, UK, 15(4), September, 473-492.
61 Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M.(2015). "Active Learning Strategies for Building Engineering Students for Sustainable Knowledge Development" Civil Engineering and Architecture, US, 3(5), October, 136-142 (journal website: http://www.hrpub.org/journals/jour_archive.php?id=48&iid=709).
62 Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I. and Lau, E.W.K. (2015). "Predicting Construction Durations and Enhancing Construction Productivity: A Taxonomic Review" Innovation in Construction – Creating Impacts through Innovation, Research Journal of Construction Industry Council, Hong Kong, Issue 2, November, 31-44, ISSN 2312-8291 (journal website: http://www.hkcic.org/files/Document/Innovation In Construction - Issue 2.pdf).
63 Yiu, N.S.N. and Chan, D.W.M.(2016). "A Taxonomic Review of the Application of Safety Management Systems in Construction" Ecology and Safety, Journal of International Scientific Publications, Volume 10, June, 394-408, ISSN 1314-7234 (journal website: http://www.scientific-publications.net/get/1000017/1465310305745950.pdf).
64 Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M.and Oladinrin, T.O. (2016). "Analysis of the Effectiveness of Instructional Strategies for Construction Management Students" Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, ASCE, US, 142(3), July (http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)EI.1943-5541.0000276), 04016001-9.
 
Externally
Refereed
Conference
Papers (Selected)
1
Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2002). "Benchmarking Project Construction Time Performance - The Case of Hong Kong"Proceedings of the Project Management – Impresario of the Construction Industry Symposium, Research Centre for Construction and Real Estate Economics (RCCREE), Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 22-23 March 2002, Nikko Hotel, Hong Kong, pp. 81-92.
2
Chan, A.P.C., Ho, K.S.K. and Chan, D.W.M. (2002). "Partnering in Construction: An Empirical Study of its Benefits and Problems"Proceedings of the Conference on Re-engineering Construction: Enabling and Motivating Excellence, 10 April 2002, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, pp. 64-69.
3
Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I. and Chan, D.W.M. (2002). "Developing a Best Practice Partnering Framework in Hong Kong"Proceedings of the First International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities in Management and Technology, 25-26 April 2002, Miami, Florida, USA, pp. 379-386.
4
Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2002). "An Investigation of Construction Time Performance in Private Residential Developments"Proceedings of the 10th CIB W65 International Symposium on Construction Innovation and Global Competitiveness, 9-13 September 2002, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, pp. 253-266.
5
Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2002). "A Quest for Quality Improvement in Hong Kong"Proceedings of the 10th CIB W65 International Symposium on Construction Innovation and Global Competitiveness, 9-13 September 2002, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, pp. 1200-1213.
6
Yeung, N.S.Y., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2002). "Application of Prefabrication in Construction – A New Research Agenda for Reform by CII-HK"Proceedings of the Conference on Precast Concrete Building Systems, 26-27 November 2002, Hong Kong, Paper No. 3.
7
Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2002). "Review of Design and Construction Innovations in Hong Kong Public Housing"Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Building Technology, 4-6 December 2002, Hong Kong, pp. 687-694.
8
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Ho, K.S.K., Loosemore, M. and McGeorge, D. (2003). "A Research Framework for Study of Social Network Analysis in Hong Kong Hospitals"Proceedings of the CIB W89 Building Education and Research (BEAR) 2003 Conference, 9-11 April 2003, Salford, UK, pp. 1052-1061.
9
Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2004). Determinants of Critical Success Factors for Project Partnering in Construction. Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Construction Project Management - Remaking Construction in the Knowledge-based Economy, 4-5 March 2004, Singapore, pp. 321-329.
10
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Ng, J.W.S. and Tam, C.M. (2004). An Overview of Measuring Safety Performance (評核安全表現之綜覽). Proceedings of the Year 2004 Mainland and Hong Kong Conference on Development of Construction, Real Estate and Professional Services, 16-17 August 2004, Dalian, China, II-405 - II-410 (Chinese version).
11
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M., Fan, L.C.N., Lam, P.T.I., Yeung, J.F.Y. and Sidwell, A.C. (2005). "A Research Framework for Comparing the Partnering Practices in Australia and Hong Kong" Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century (CITC-III) - Advancing Engineering, Management and Technology, 15-17 September 2005, Athens, Greece, pp. 417-423 (Paper No. 55).
12
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Lam, P.T.I. (2006). "A Feasibility Study of the Implementation of Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Hong Kong" Proceedings of the CIB W89 BEAR 2006 International Conference on Construction Sustainability and Innovation, 10-13 April 2006, Hong Kong (under Sub-theme 2.6 - Procurement Management).
13
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Lam, E.W.M. and Wong, J.M.W. (2006). "Exploring the Application of Target Cost Contracts in the Hong Kong Construction Industry" Proceedings of the 31st AUBEA Conference, 12-14 July 2006, University of Technology Sydney, Australia (CD-Rom Proceedings).
14
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Lam, E.W.M. and Wong, J.M.W. (2007). "Identifying the Benefits and Difficulties of Implementing Target Cost Contracts in the Construction Industry" Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century - Accelerating Innovation in Engineering, Management and Technology (CITC-IV Conference), 11-13 July 2007, Gold Coast, Australia, pp. 1-8.
15
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, J.H.L., Hughes, Will and Ma, Tony (2008). "A Research Framework for Exploring Risk Allocation Mechanisms for Target Cost Contracts in Construction"Proceedings of the CRIOCM 2008 International Research Symposium on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate, 31 October - 3 November 2008, Beijing, China, pp. 289-296.
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Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I. and Wong, J.M.W. (2008). "A Critical Review of the Practices of Target Cost Contracts in Construction: The Case of Hong Kong" Proceedings of the Joint 2008 CIB W065/W055 International Symposium on Transformation through Construction, 15-17 November 2008, Dubai, UAE (CD-Rom Proceedings under Theme 4: Innovation and Change Management) with Book of Executive Summaries on Pages 76-77.
17 Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Choi, T.N.Y. (2009). "Implementing the Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS) in Hong Kong - An Exploratory Study" Proceedings of the AUBEA Conference 2009 onManaging Change – Challenges in Education and Construction for the 21st Century, 7-10 July 2009,University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia (CD-Rom Proceedings under Theme: Construction and Building Surveying).
18
Choi, T.N.Y., Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2009). "An Investigation of the Current Application and Future Development of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong" Proceedings of the CIB W099 International Conference 2009 on Working Together: Planning, Designing and Building a Safe and Healthy Construction Industry,21-23 October 2009, Melbourne, Australia (CD-Rom Proceedings under Theme: Client-led Occupational Health and Safety on Pages 22-32).
19
Chan, D.W.M.Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I.Lam, E.W.M. and Chan, E.Y.K. (2010). "Partnering for Dispute Resolution and Mitigation - A Reality or Myth?" Proceedings of the CIB World Congress 2010 on Building a Better World, 10-13 May 2010, The Lowry, Salford Quays, Manchester, England (Paper ID: 1115 in USB Proceedings under Working Commission W092 Procurement Systems).
20
Chan, D.W.M.Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I.Yeung, J.F.Y. and Chan, J.H.L. (2010). "A Research Framework for Developing a Performance Evaluation Model for Target Cost Contracts in Construction"Proceedings of the Fifth Scientific Conference on Project Management (PM-05) - Advancing Project Management for the 21st Century: Concepts, Tools and Techniques for Managing Successful Projects, 29-31 May 2010, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, 144-151 (CD-Rom Proceedings).
21
Chan, J.H.L., Chan, D.W.M. and Lam, P.T.I. (2010). "A Critical Study of Risk Allocation in Guaranteed Maximum Price and Target Cost Contracts in Hong KongProceedings of the Second International Postgraduate Conference on Infrastructure and Environment, 1-2 June 2010, Hong Kong, China, Volume 1, 205-215.
22
Hong, Y.M., Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2010). "Development of Construction Partnering in Mainland China: From Theory to ApplicationProceedings of the Second International Postgraduate Conference on Infrastructure and Environment, 1-2 June 2010, Hong Kong, China, Volume 1, 331-338.
23
Choi, T.N.Y. and Chan, D.W.M. (2010). "A Critical Review of the Effectiveness of Safety Measures in Hong Kong Construction Industry” Proceedings of the Second International Postgraduate Conference on Infrastructure and Environment, 1-2 June 2010, Hong Kong, China, Volume 1, 339-352.
24
Chan, J.H.L., Chan, D.W.M. and Lam, P.T.I. (2010). "Application of Target Cost Contracting in theConstruction Industry of Hong Kong" Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Multi-national Joint Ventures for Construction Works, 22-23 September 2010, Kyoto, Japan, 183-191.
25
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Hong, Y.M. (2010). "A Comparative Study of Partnering Projects in Construction between Hong Kong and Australia" Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management (ICCREM 2010) - Leading Sustainable Development through Construction and Real Estate Management, 1-3 December 2010, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, Volume 1, 236-240, ISBN 978-7-112-12612-5.
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Chan, D.W.M., Chan, J.H.L., Lam, P.T.I. and Chan, A.P.C. (2011). "A Critical Analysis of Risk Mitigation Measures for Target Cost Contracts in Construction Industry" Proceedings of the CIB International Conference on Management and Innovation for a Sustainable Built Environment (MISBE 2011), 20-23 June 2011, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (USB Proceedings under the Theme "Construction Bidding and Contracting" with Book of Abstracts on Page 75; ISBN 978-905-26-9395-8).
27
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Mok, E.C.M., Shea, G.Y.K., Guan, Y., Chung, J.W.Y., Biggs, H. and Dingsdag, D. (2011). "A Research Framework for Assessing the Effects of Heat Stress on Construction Workers" Proceedings of the 6th International Structural Engineering and Construction Conference (ISEC-6) on Modern Methods and Advances in Structural Engineering and Construction, 21-26 June 2011, Zurich, Switzerland, 485-489, ISBN 978-981-08-7920-4.
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Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M. and Choi, T.N.Y. (2011). "A Research Framework for Developing a "Pay for Safety Scheme for Subcontractors (PfSSfS)" for Better Safety Performance" Proceedings of The Third International Postgraduate Conference on Infrastructure and Environment (IPCIE 2011), 11-12 July 2011, Hong Kong, Volume 1, 356-363, ISBN 978-988-17311-6-6.
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Hong, Y.M., Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, A.P.C. (2011). "A Research Framework for Examining Collaborative Contracting and Project Performance in Mainland ChinaProceedings of the 2011 International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management (ICCREM 2011) - Promoting Transformation of the Construction Industry, 19-20 November 2011, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, China, Volume 1, 174-177, ISBN 978-7-112-13701-5.
30
Lo, T.K.K., Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Hung, H.T.W. (2012). "A New Solution to Building Decay in Hong Kong - Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS)" Proceedings of the UTM-IBIMAInternational Real Estate Conference 2012 (INTEREC 2012), 9-11 June 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Paper #61 (CD-Rom Proceedings).
31
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lo, T.K.K. and Hung, H.T.W. (2012). "A Research Framework for Exploring the Implementation of the Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS) in Hong Kong" Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Construction In Developing Countries (ICCIDC–III) - Advancing Civil, Architectural and Construction Engineering & Management, 4-6 July 2012, Bangkok, Thailand, 682-687, ISBN 1-884342-02-7 (CD-Rom Proceedings under the Theme "18 - Maintenance, Repairs and Rehabilitation").
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Chan, A.P.C., Yi, W., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Li, Y., Cheung, E., Chung, J.W.Y. and Wong, D.P. (2012). "Designing Anti-Heat Stress Clothing for Construction Workers" Proceedings of the CIB W099 International Conference 2012 on Modelling and Building Health and Safety, 10-11 September 2012, Singapore, 332-339, ISBN 978-981-07-1421-5.
33
Chan, A.P.C., Hon, C.K.H., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M. and Ku, H.B. (2012). "Construction Safety for Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong" Proceedings of the CIB W099 International Conference 2012 on Modelling and Building Health and Safety, 10-11 September 2012, Singapore, 546-556, ISBN 978-981-07-1421-5.
34
Choi, T.N.Y. and Chan, D.W.M. (2013). "An Empirical Survey of the Recommendations on Implementing the Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in the Hong Kong Construction Industry"Proceedings of The University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong Housing Authority International Conference 2013 on Construction and Housing in the 21st Century, 2-3 May 2013, Hong Kong, 416-425, ISBN 978-962-7757-10-8.
35
Chan, D.W.M. and Hung, H.T.W. (2013). "Application of the Safe Working Cycle (SWC) in Hong Kong Construction Industry: Literature Review and Future Research Agenda" Proceedings of The Second World Construction Symposium 2013 on Socio-Economic Sustainability in Construction: Practice, Policy and Research (WCS 2013), 14-15 June 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 41-50, ISBN 978-955-4516-03-8.
36
Chan, D.W.M. and Chan, J.H.L. (2013). "Search  for Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Target Cost Contracts in Hong Kong" Proceedings of The Second World Construction Symposium 2013 on Socio-Economic Sustainability in Construction: Practice, Policy and Research (WCS 2013), 14-15 June 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 379-388, ISBN 978-955-4516-03-8.
37 Ying, T.K.C., Zhang, K.G.M. and Chan, D.W.M.(2013). "Studies of Accident Costs and Safety Investment in Construction: The Hong Kong Experience" Proceedings of The Seventh International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century (CITC-VII) - Challenges in Innovation, Integration and Collaboration in Construction and Engineering,19-21 December 2013, Bangkok, Thailand, Paper #14, ISBN 978-0-9894623-0-3 (CD-Rom Proceedings under the Theme "16 - Safety Management").
38 Chan, D.W.M.and Hong, Yuming (2014). "A Research Paradigm for Developing a Fire Risk Assessment Model for New Construction Sites in Hong Kong" Proceedings of The Third World Construction Symposium 2014 on Sustainability and Development in Built Environment: The Way Forward (WCS 2014), 20-22 June 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 26-35, ISSN 2362-0919.
39 Chan, D.W.M.and Choi, T.N.Y. (2014). "Establishing an Integrated Model for Measuring the Site Safety Performance of Construction Projects: Literature Review and Future Research Agenda" Proceedings of The Third World Construction Symposium 2014 on Sustainability and Development in Built Environment: The Way Forward (WCS 2014), 20-22 June 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 231-237, ISSN 2362-0919.
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Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M. and Oladinrin, T. (2015). “Evaluating Student Experience on Learning Instructional Strategies” Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Technology Education (ICTE) in the Asia Pacific Region, 3-5 January 2015, Hong Kong, 31-34, ISBN 978-962-367-775-2.

41 Chan, D.W.M. (2015). “Perceived Benefits and Difficulties of Executing the Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS) for Old Private Buildings in Hong Kong” Proceedings of the Conference of the International Journal of Arts and Sciences for Social Sciences and Humanities, 16-19 June 2015, Florence, Italy, ISSN 1943-6114 (in electronic format).
42 Lam, E.W.M., Chan, A.P.C. and Chan, D.W.M. (2015). “Research Framework for Developing Active Learning Strategies for Building Engineering Students”. Proceedings of the International Research Conference on Engineering and Technology (IRCET), 27-29 June 2015, Bangkok, Thailand, 120-130, ISBN 978-986-89844-6-2.
43 Chan, D.W.M., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, A.P.C., Lau, E.W.K. and Zhou, J.Y. (2016). “Predicting the Construction Duration and Enhancing the Speed of Construction for High-rise Private Building Projects in Hong Kong”. Proceedings of the Global Conference on Engineering and Applied Science 2016 (GCEAS 2016), 19-21 July 2016, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, 726-737, ISBN 978-986-5654-24-5 (in electronic format).
 
Doctoral Thesis
1 CHAN, Wai Ming Daniel (1998). “Modelling Construction Durations for Public Housing Projects in Hong Kong”. Unpublished PhD Thesis, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, 341 pages.

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Prizes and Awards
 
 
Chan, A.P.C., Chan, D.W.M. and Ho, K.S.K. (2002). "Critical Success Factors for Partnering Projects: A Hong Kong Perspective". Research paper selected as the Runner-up Award for the CIOB Innovation Award Research Papers Competition 2001/02, 21 pages.
ZHANG, Pei Hua, Rita (2007). "Can Partnering Effectively Reduce Construction Disputes in Hong Kong?" Dissertation selected as Merit Award for Undergraduate Division on 4 July 2007 for the Best Final Year Dissertation Competition 2007 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Student Chapter of CIB, 78 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.)
YEUNG, Yan Wing, Kitty (2007). "An Empirical Study of Rooftop Greenery Development in Hong Kong" Dissertation selected as Innovation Award for Undergraduate Division on 4 July 2007 for the Best Final Year Dissertation Competition 2007 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Student Chapter of CIB, 122 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.)
NG, Wai Cheung, Carrie (2007). "Evaluating the Effectiveness of Pay-for-Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Undergraduate dissertation adjudicated as one of the Best Dissertation Project Award 2006-2007 on 20 December 2007 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of The Hong Kong SAR Government, 100 pages (Dissertation Supervisor:Chan, D.W.M.)
NG, Wai Cheung, Carrie (2007). "Evaluating the Effectiveness of Pay-for-Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Undergraduate dissertation adjudicated as the Champion Award for the Student Project Competition 2007 on 2 January 2008 by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers - Safety Specialist Committee, 100 pages (Dissertation Supervisor:Chan, D.W.M.)
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, D.W.M., Yam, M.C.H., Kwok, A.W.K., Lee, W.C., Wong, P.C.W., Siu, M.K.W., Lo, Paul, Cheung, E., Yeung, N.S.Y. and Lau, C.K. (2008). "The Rapid Demountable Platform (RDP) Invention" winning the Gold Medal with Special Commendation of the Jury (the highest award in its class) plus the National Authority for Scientific Research Award of the Romania Ministry of Education, Research and Youth for the High Scientific and Technological Level of the Invention during at The 36th International Exhibition of Inventions, New Techniques and Products held inGeneva, Switzerland on 2-6 April 2008.
Biographical profile (DANIEL W.M. CHAN) selected for inclusion in the 25th Silver Anniversary Edition of Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2008, which was founded by A.N. Marquis in 1899 in recognition of the reference value of personal outstanding achievements.
YEUNG, Fai Yip, John (2008). "Developing a Partnering Performance Index (PPI) for Construction Projects - A Fuzzy Set Theory Approach" Dissertation selected as Dissertation Award on 20 November 2008 for the The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors  - Dissertation/Thesis Awards for Postgraduate Students 2008, 345 pages (Chief Supervisor: Chan, A.P.C. and Co-Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chan, D.W.M., Yam, M.C.H., Kwok, A.W.K., Lee, W.C., Wong, P.C.W., Siu, M.K.W., Lo, Paul, Cheung, E., Yeung, N.S.Y. and Lau, C.K. (2009). "Development of a Rapid Demountable Platform (RDP) for Undertaking Building Repair and Maintenance Works at Height in Hong Kong" winning the International Innovation and Research Awards 2008/09 under the category of “Innovation Achievers” Award organized by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), held in Englemere, Ascot, UK on 14 May 2009.
KWAN, Wai Kit, Ricky (2009). "An Empirical Study of Open Space Planning in Hong Kong: A Case Study of Kwun Tong District" Dissertation selected as Commended Award for the International Innovation and Research Awards 2008/09 under the category of “Undergraduate Dissertation" Award organized by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), held in Englemere, Ascot, UK on 14 May 2009, 83 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
CHOI, Nga Yee, Tracy (2009). "Investigating the Current Application and Future Development of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Postgraduate Student Research Project adjudicated as one of the Successful Scholarship Holders for the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Student Research Scholarship 2009 on 22 December 2009 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of The Hong Kong SAR Government (Project Chief Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M. and Co-Supervisor: Chan, A.P.C.).
Member of the Winning Team (Dr DANIEL W.M. CHAN) for MSc/PgD in Project Management (Mixed Mode and CyberU Mode) led by Dr Patrick Lam selected for the Departmental Award for Outstanding Achievement in Academic Programme Development (2009/10) in recognition of the outstanding achievement of academic staff members in programme development.
KO, Shun Wei, Chris (2010). "An Empirical Study of the Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) for New Public Housing Projects in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Prize Award (MSc Category) for the Dissertation/Thesis Awards 2010 for Postgraduate Students, on 29 October 2010 by the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors, 84 pages (Dissertation Supervisor:Chan, D.W.M.).
CHIU, Wing Cheong, Gerald (2010). "Developing a Decision Support System (DSS) for Measuring the Safety Performance of Construction Projects Undertaken by Small to Medium-sized Construction Companies in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Champion Award (Master Degree Group) - Jones Lang LaSalle Award for the Student Project Competition 2010,on 30 November 2010 by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers - Safety Specialist Committee, 164 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
CHUNG, Chi Wa, Vincent (2010). "Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Safety Management System (SMS) in Repair, Maintenance, Addition and Alteration (RMAA) Works in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Champion Award (Full-time Bachelor Degree Group) - Gammon E&M Award for the Student Project Competition 2010, on 30 November 2010 by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers - Safety Specialist Committee, 89 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
KO, Shun Wei, Chris (2010). "An Empirical Study of the Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) for New Public Housing Projects in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Merit Award (Postgraduate Category) for the Best Dissertation Project Award for the Academic Year 2010, on 28 December 2010 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of the Hong Kong SAR Government, 84 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
CHUNG, Chi Wa, Vincent (2010). "Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Safety Management System (SMS) in Repair, Maintenance, Addition and Alteration (RMAA) Works in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Merit Award (Undergraduate Category) for the Best Dissertation Project Award for the Academic Year 2010, on 28 December 2010 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of the Hong Kong SAR Government, 89 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Biographical profile (DANIEL W.M. CHAN) selected for inclusion in the 28th Anniversary Edition of Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2011, which was founded by A.N. Marquis in 1899 in recognition of the reference value of personal outstanding achievements.
Leader of the Winning Team (Dr DANIEL W.M. CHAN) for MSc/PgD in Construction and Real Estate (Mixed Mode) led by Dr Daniel Chan selected for the BRE Departmental Award for Outstanding Achievement in Academic Programme Development (2010/11)in recognition of the outstanding achievement of academic staff members in programme development.
YU Hung Liang, Henry (2011). "Strategic Issues for Enhancing the Business Competitiveness of Medium-sized Building Contractors: A Hong Kong Perspective" Dissertation selected as Distinction Award for Undergraduate Division on 13 October 2011 for the Annual Best Final-Year Dissertation Competition 2011 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Student Chapter of CIB, 94 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
CHAN Hing Lun, Joseph (2011). "Developing a Fuzzy Risk Assessment Model for Target Cost and Guaranteed Maximum Price Contracts in the Construction Industry of Hong Kong" Dissertation selected as Merit Award for Postgraduate Division on 13 October 2011 for the Annual Best Final-Year Dissertation Competition 2011 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Student Chapter of CIB, 349 pages (Chief Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M. and Co-Supervisor: Lam, P.T.I.).
Winner of the BRE Departmental Research Publication Awards (2010/11) at "Associate Professor" Level (Dr DANIEL W.M. CHANin recognition of the outstanding achievement of academic staff members in the publication of high-quality peer-reviewed journal articles.
YIU, Sze Nga, Nicole (2012). "A Critical Study of Heat Stress Management in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Dissertation adjudicated as the Merit Award (Master Degree Group) for the HKICM Construction Management Research Award 2011-2012, on 6 September 2012 by the Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers, 174 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Winner of the BRE Departmental Research Publication Awards (2011/12) at "Associate Professor" Level (Dr DANIEL W.M. CHANin recognition of the outstanding achievement of academic staff members in the publication of high-quality peer-reviewed journal articles.
WONG Lai Ching, Cherry (2012). "A Feasibility Study of Extensive Green Roof Applications in Hong Kong New Private Residential Buildings" Dissertation adjudicated as the Prize Award (Bachelor Degree Category) for the CIOB(HK) Outstanding Student Awards 2011-2012 on 10 October 2012 by the Chartered Institute of Building (Hong Kong), 88 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Chan, A.P.C., Yi, W., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Lam E.W.M., Guan, A., Wong, D.P., Chung, J.W.Y. and Cheung, E. (2012). "From Heat Tolerance Time to Optimal Recovery Time: A Heat Stress Model for Construction Rebar Workers in Hong Kong" Research paper selected as the Highly Commended Award under the category of “Health and Safety" Award for the CIOB International Innovation and Research Awards 2012 on 12 October 2012 by the Chartered Institute of Building, 15 pages.
CHOI, Nga Yee, Tracy (2012). "Investigating the Current Application and Exploring the Future Development of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Dissertation selected as Distinction Award for Postgraduate Division on 16 October 2012 for the Annual Best Final-Year Dissertation Competition 2012 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Student Chapter of CIB, 211 pages (Chief Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M. and Co-Supervisor: Chan, A.P.C.).
Biographical profile (DANIEL W.M. CHAN) selected for inclusion in the 30th Anniversary Edition of Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2013, which was founded by A.N. Marquis in 1899 in recognition of the reference value of personal outstanding achievements.
CHOI, Nga Yee, Tracy (2012). "Investigating the Current Application and Exploring the Future Development of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Dissertation selected as one of the Best Dissertation Project Award 2012 winners under the Postgraduate Programme Category on 20 November 2012 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of The Hong Kong SAR Government, 211 pages (Chief Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M. and Co-Supervisor: Chan, A.P.C.).
YIU, Sze Nga, Nicole (2012). "A Critical Study of Heat Stress Management in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Dissertation adjudicated as one of the Best Dissertation Project Award 2012 winners under the Postgraduate Programme Category on 20 November 2012 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of The Hong Kong SAR Government, 174 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
CHOI, Nga Yee, Tracy (2012). "Investigating the Current Application and Exploring the Future Development of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Dissertation selected as one of the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Research Student Scholarship 2009 winners under the Postgraduate Programme Category on 20 November 2012 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of The Hong Kong SAR Government, in recognition of the successful completion of the research project and dissertation report, 211 pages (Chief Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M. and Co-Supervisor: Chan, A.P.C.).
CHOI, Nga Yee, Tracy (2012). "Investigating the Current Application and Exploring the Future Development of Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Hong Kong Construction Industry" Dissertation adjudicated as the Champion Award (Master Degree Group) for the HKIE-SSC Student Project Competition 2012, on 30 November 2012 by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers - Safety Specialist Committee, 211 pages (Chief Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M. and Co-Supervisor: Chan, A.P.C.).
LAW Ka Man, Carmen (2012). "Evaluating the Feasibility of Implementing the Pay for Safety Scheme (PFSS) in Private Sector Building Projects in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Merit Award (Bachelor Degree Group) for the HKIE-SSC Student Project Competition 2012, on 30 November 2012 by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers - Safety Specialist Committee, 71 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Winner of the Best Presentation Award (Dr DANIEL W.M. CHAN) on the paper entitled "Search  for Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Target Cost Contracts in Hong Kong" in the Proceedings of The Second World Construction Symposium 2013 on Socio-Economic Sustainability in Construction: Practice, Policy and Research (WCS 2013), 14-15 June 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 379-388, ISBN 978-955-4516-03-8.
WONG Wai Ming (2013). "Evaluating the Effectiveness of Safety Partnering Programme (SPP) in Improving Construction Site Safety in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Prize Award (Bachelor Degree Category) for the CIOB(HK) Outstanding Student Awards 2012-2013 on 12 August 2013 by the Chartered Institute of Building (Hong Kong), 84 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Winner of the BRE Departmental Research Publication Awards (2012/13) at "Associate Professor" Level (Dr Daniel W.M. Chan) in recognition of the outstanding achievement of academic staff members in the publication of high-quality peer-reviewed journal articles.
LIU, Yumeng (2013). "An Empirical Study of Construction Safety Climate and Safety Performance in Mainland China - The Case of Shanghai" Dissertation adjudicated as the Grand Prize Award (MSc Category) for the HKIS Outstanding Dissertation/Thesis Awards 2013 for Postgraduate Students, on 11 October 2013 by the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors, 107 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
WONG Wai Ming (2013). "Evaluating the Effectiveness of Safety Partnering Programme (SPP) in Improving Construction Site Safety in Hong Kong" Dissertation selected as Merit Award for Undergraduate Division on 23 October 2013 for the Annual Best Final-Year Dissertation Competition 2013 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Student Chapter of CIB, 84 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Biographical profile (DANIEL W.M. CHAN) selected for inclusion in the 31st Anniversary Edition of Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2014, which was founded by A.N. Marquis in 1899 in recognition of the reference value of personal outstanding achievements (http://www.marquiswhoswho.com/listees).
WONG Wai Ming (2013). "Evaluating the Effectiveness of Safety Partnering Programme (SPP) in Improving Construction Site Safety in Hong Kong" Dissertation selected as one of the Best Dissertation Project Award 2013 winners under the Undergraduate Programme Category on 21 November 2013 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of The Hong Kong SAR Government, 84 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
LIU, Yumeng (2013). "An Empirical Study of Construction Safety Climate and Safety Performance in Mainland China - The Case of Shanghai" Dissertation adjudicated as the Champion Award (Master Degree Group) for the HKIE-SSC Student Project Competition 2013, on 18 December 2013 by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers - Safety Specialist Committee, 107 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Biographical profile (DANIEL W.M. CHAN) selected for inclusion in the 32nd Anniversary Edition of Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2015, which was founded by A.N. Marquis in 1899 in recognition of the reference value of personal outstanding achievements (http://www.marquiswhoswho.com/listees).
SZE Chung Yuen, Keith (2014). "Key Success Criteria and Critical Success Factors for Public Sector Design-and-build Construction Projects in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Prize Award (Bachelor Degree Category) for the CIOB(HK) Outstanding Student Awards 2013-2014 on 28 August 2014 by the Chartered Institute of Building (Hong Kong), 96 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
SZE Chung Yuen, Keith (2014). "Key Success Criteria and Critical Success Factors for Public Sector Design-and-build Construction Projects in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as Merit Award for Undergraduate Division on 22 October 2014 for the Annual Best Final-Year Dissertation Competition 2014 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Student Chapter of CIB, 96 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chung, J.W.Y., Mok, E., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Shea, G., Wong, D.P., Biggs, H., Dingsdag, D., Yi, W. and Guan, A. (2014). "Experimental Research on Health and Safety Measures for Working in Hot Weather" Research project selected as the Winner Award under the category of “Research" for the HKIPM Project Management Achievement Awards 2014 on 8 November 2014 by the Hong Kong Institute of Project Management (HKIPM), 29 pages.
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Chung, J.W.Y., Mok, E., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Shea, G., Wong, D.P., Biggs, H., Dingsdag, D., Yi, W. and Guan, A. (2014). "Experimental Research on Health and Safety Measures for Working in Hot Weather" Research project selected as the Commendation Award under the category of “Research" for the apfpm Asia Pacific Project Management Achievement Awards 2014 on 8 November 2014 by the Asia Pacific Federation of Project Management (apfpm), 29 pages.
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Lam, E.W.M., Li, Y., Guo, Y.P., Song, W.F., Yi, W., Yang, Y., Wong, D., Cheung, E. and Chung, J. (2015). "Anti-Heat Stress Clothing for Construction Workers in Hot and Humid Weather" Research project selected as the Dean’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technology Transfer 2015 on 17 June 2015 by the Faculty of Construction and Environment of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 11 pages.
Leader of the Winning Team (Dr DANIEL W.M. CHAN) for MSc/PgD in Construction and Real Estate (Mixed Mode) led by Dr Daniel Chan selected for the Dean’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Academic Programme Development 2015 on 1 June 2015 in recognition of the outstanding achievement of academic staff members in programme development, by the Faculty of Construction and Environment of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
HO Man Lai, Alfred (2015). "Critical Success Factors for Building Information Modelling (BIM) Implementation in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Prize Award (Bachelor Degree Category) for the CIOB(HK) Outstanding Student Awards 2014-2015 on 30 July 2015 by the Chartered Institute of Building (Hong Kong), 81 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Biographical profile (DANIEL W.M. CHAN) selected for inclusion in the 33rd Anniversary Edition of Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2016, which was founded by A.N. Marquis in 1899 in recognition of the reference value of personal outstanding achievements (http://www.marquiswhoswho.com/listees).
Chan, D.W.M., Chan, A.P.C., Lam, P.T.I., Chan, J.H.L., Lord, Wayne and Ma, Tony (2015). "Evaluating the Key Risk Factors and Risk Sharing Mechanisms for Target Cost Contracting (TCC) Schemes in Construction" Research project selected as the Winner Award under the category of “Research" for the HKIPM Project Management Achievement Awards 2015 on 3 November 2015 by the Hong Kong Institute of Project Management (HKIPM), 34 pages.
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Li, Y., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Lam, E.W.M., Wong, D.P., Chung, J.W.Y., Cheung, E., Guo, Y.P., Song, W.F., Yi, W. and Yang J.Y. (2015). "Anti-heat Stress Clothing for Construction Workers in Hot and Humid Weather" Research project selected as the Winner Award under the category of “Research" for the HKIPM Project Management Achievement Awards 2015 on 3 November 2015 by the Hong Kong Institute of Project Management (HKIPM), 30 pages.
HO Man Lai, Alfred (2015). "Critical Success Factors for Building Information Modelling (BIM) Implementation in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as Distinction Award for Undergraduate Division on 30 October 2015 for the Annual Best Final-Year Dissertation Competition 2015 of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Student Chapter of CIB, 81 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
HO Man Lai, Alfred (2015). "Critical Success Factors for Building Information Modelling (BIM) Implementation in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as the Second Award (Building Surveying) for the HKIS Outstanding Final Year Dissertation Awards 2015 for Undergraduate Students, on 11 November 2015 by the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors, 81 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
TSUI Wing Sum, Windy (2015). "A Critical Study of Safety Climate and Safety Performance for Private Sector Construction Projects in Hong Kong" Dissertation adjudicated as one of the Best Dissertation Project Award 2015 winners under the Undergraduate Programme Category on 15 December 2015 by the Occupational Safety and Health Council of The Hong Kong SAR Government, 64 pages (Dissertation Supervisor: Chan, D.W.M.).
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Lam, E.W.M., Li, Y., Guo, Y.P., Song, W.F., Yi, W., Yang, Y., Wong, D., Cheung, E. and Chung, J. (2015). "Anti-Heat Stress Clothing for Construction Workers in Hot and Humid Weather" Research project selected as the Local Grand Prize Award for CIC Innovation Award 2015 – Sustainable Innovation Drives Transformation on 15 December 2015 by the Construction Industry Council (CIC) of The Hong Kong SAR Government, 25 pages.
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Lam, E.W.M., Li, Y., Guo, Y.P., Song, W.F., Yi, W., Yang, Y., Wong, D., Cheung, E. and Chung, J. (2016). "Anti-Heat Stress Clothing for Construction Workers in Hot and Humid Weather" Research project selected as the Premier Award for CIOB International Innovation and Research (I&R) Awards 2015 (Category: Innovation Achiever’s Award) on 28 January 2016 by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) of the United Kingdom, 25 pages.
Chan, A.P.C., Wong, F.K.W., Yam, M.C.H., Chan, D.W.M., Lam, E.W.M., Guo, Y.P., Song, W.F., Yi, W., Yang, Y., Li, Y., Chung, J.W.Y., Wong, D.P. and Cheung, E. (2016). "Anti-heat Stress Clothing for Construction Workers in Hot and Humid Weather" winning the Grand Prize (Honorable Mention) of China Delegation of Invention and Innovation (中國發明與創新代表團特別大) and Gold Medal at The 44th International Exhibition of Inventions held in Geneva, Switzerland on 13-17 April 2016.
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Updated on 23 Jan 2017