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Effects of Contractors’ Delay Factors on Building Project Performance Among Kuantan Malaysian Construction Industry

N.S.A. Samsudin
Faculty of Industrial Management, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Lebuhraya Tun Razak, 26300
A.Q. Adeleke
Faculty of Industrial Management, University Malaysia Pahang, Lebuhraya Tun Razak, 26300 Gambang, Pahang, Malaysia
W. A. Ajibike
Faculty of Industrial Management, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Lebuhraya Tun Razak, 26300
Online First: January 04, 2020
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N. Samsudin, A. Adeleke, and W. A. Ajibike, “Effects of Contractors’ Delay Factors on Building Project Performance Among Kuantan Malaysian Construction Industry”, sshj, vol. 4, no. 01, pp. 1705-1715, Jan. 2020.

Abstract

In Malaysia, construction companies have played a great role in the growth of the country’s economy over the years. Timely completion of construction projects is a major criterion of project success. Failure to complete the project on time will ultimately result in a delay. The need to control the causes of delays during the construction process arise when the number of delay project has been increased from time to time. Hence, it is essential to identify the causes of this problem from the early stage of the construction project. Some studies in the construction field have shown that quality performance by contractors has been decreasing and affecting the organization’s level of advancement in the industry. To address the issue, this paper aims to investigate the significant relationship between contractor experience and building project performance in Kuantan Malaysian construction projects, and to examine the significant relationship between effective communication and building project performance in Kuantan Malaysian construction projects. Eighty-nine (89) construction companies that registered under the CIDB Malaysia among Kuantan, Malaysia construction companies were surveyed.  PLS-SEM technique was used in this research to assess both the measurement and structural models. The results showed that contractor experience and effective communication played a significant positive relationship on building project performance among construction companies operating in Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia.

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Modeling: An Approach to the Influence of Project Triple Constraint on Building Projects
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Malik, N. S. A., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2018). The Effect of Organizational Culture on Material
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Mccord, P. J. (2010). Subcontractor perspectives: factors that most affect their relationships with
general contractors - a pacific northwest study. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management,
12(May), 548–567.

Moe, T. L., & Pathranarakul, P. (2006). An integrated approach to natural disaster management:
public project management and its critical success factors. Disaster Prevention and Management,
15(3), 396-413.

N.D Jamil, A.Q. Adeleke (2018). The relationship between team competency and design risk
management among construction industries in Kuantan. Journal of Advanced Research in
Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology, 10 (1), 77-81.

Odeh, A. (2002). Causes of construction delay: traditional contracts. International Journal of
Project Management, 20(1), 67–73. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0263-7863(00)00037-5

Omer, M. S., & Adeleke, A. (2019). Systematic Critical Review of Risk Management in
Malaysian Construction Companies. Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences Studies
(JHSSS) Vol, 1.

Rahman, N. F. A., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2018). The Relationship between Effective
Communication and Construction Risk Management among Kuantan Malaysian Construction
Industries. Journal of Advanced Research in Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology,
10 (1), 18-24.

Robertson, S. and Robertson, J. (2006), Mastering the Requirements Process, 2nd ed., Addison-
Wesley, London.

Sabodin, N., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2018). The Influence of Government Regulation on Waste
Reduction Among Kuantan Malaysian Construction Industry. Journal of Advanced Research
in Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology, 10 (1), 72-76.

Saeed, S. asif abdus. (2009). DELAY TO PROJECTS – CAUSE, EFFECT AND MEASURES TO
REDUCE / ELIMINATE DELAY BY MITIGATION / ACCELERATION. (August).

Sambasivan, M., & Soon, Y. W. (2007). Causes and effects of delays in Malaysian construction
industry. International Journal of Project Management, 25(5), 517–526.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijproman.2006.11.007.

Sekaran, U., & Bougie, R. (2013). Summary for Policymakers. In Climate Change 2013 - The
Physical Science Basis (pp. 1–30). https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107415324.004

Taofeeq, D. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Hassan, A. K. (2019). Factors Affecting Contractors risk
attitude from Malaysia construction industry perspective. Social Science and Humanities
Journal, 1281-1298.

Taofeeq, D. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Hassan, A. K. (2019). The Moderating Role of Government
Policy on Contractors’ Risk Attitudes in Malaysia Construction Companies. Social Science and
Humanities Journal, 1261-1280.

Taofeeq, D. M., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2019). Factor's Influencing Contractors Risk Attitude in the
Malaysian Construction Industry. Journal of Construction Business and Management, 3(2),
59-67.

Taofeeq, D. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Lee, C. K. (2020). The synergy between human factors and
risk attitudes of Malaysian contractors’: Moderating effect of government policy. Safety
science, 121, 331-347.

Taofeeq, D. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Lee, C. K. (2019). Individual factors influencing
contractors’ risk attitudes among Malaysian construction industries: the moderating role of
government policy. International Journal of Construction Management, 1-20.

Wang, W. Y., Pauleen, D. J., & Zhang, T. (2016). How social media applications affect B2B
communication and improve business performance in SMEs. Industrial Marketing
Management, 54, 4-14.

White, H., & Marasini, R. (2018). Management of Interface between Main Contractor and
Subcontractors for Successful Project Outcomes. Journal of Engineering, Project, and
Production Management, 4(1), 36–50. https://doi.org/10.32738/jeppm.201401.0005.
Published January 4, 2020
How to Cite
[1]
N. Samsudin, A. Adeleke, and W. A. Ajibike, “Effects of Contractors’ Delay Factors on Building Project Performance Among Kuantan Malaysian Construction Industry”, sshj, vol. 4, no. 01, pp. 1705-1715, Jan. 2020.

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References

Abulhakim, N., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2019). The Factors Contributing to Accident Occurrence on
Malaysia Building Projects through Partial Least Square Structural Equation Modeling. Social
Science and Humanities Journal, 1096-1106.

Adeleke, A. Q. and Bahaudin, A. Y. and Kamaruddeen, A. M. and Bamgbaded, J. A. and M.,
Waris and Panda, Sitansu and Afolabi, Yakibi Ayodele (2019) An Empirical Analysis of
Organizational External Factors on Construction Risk Management. International Journal of
Supply Chain Management (IJSCM), 8 (1). pp. 932-940

Adeleke, A. Q., Bamgbade, J. A., Salimon, M. G., & Lee, C. K. (2019). Project Management
Performance and Its Influence on Malaysian Building Projects. KnE Social Sciences, 313-329.



Adeleke, A. Q., Windapo, A. O., Khan, M. W. A., Bamgbade, J. A., Salimon, M. G.,&
Nawanir, G. (2018). Validating the Influence of Effective Communication, Team Competency and Skills, Active Leadership on Construction Risk Management Practices of Nigerian Construction Companies. The Journal of Social Sciences Research, 460-465.

Adeleke, A. Q., Bahaudin, A. Y., & Kamaruddeen, A. M. (2018). Organizational Internal
factors and construction risk management among nigerian construction companies. Global
Business Review, 19(4), 921-938.

Adeleke, A. Q., Nasidi, Y., & Bamgbade, J. A. (2016). Assessing the Extent of Effective
Construction Risk Management in Nigerian Construction Companies. Journal of Advanced
Research in Business and Management Studies, 3(1), 1-10.

Adeleke¹, A. Q., Bahaudin, A. Y., & Kamaruddeen, A. M. (2015). A Partial Least Square
Structural Equation Modeling (PLS SEM) Preliminary Analysis on Organizational Internal and
External Factors Influencing Effective Construction Risk Management among Nigerian
Construction Industries. Rev. Téc. Ing. Univ. Zulia, 38(143), 143-55.

Adeleke, A., Bahaudin, A., & Kamaruddeen, (2015) A Level of Risk Management Practice in
Nigeria Construction Industry-From a Knowledge Based Approach. Journal of Management
Marketing and Logistics, 2(1), 12-23.

Alaghbari, W., Kadir, M. R. A., Salim, A., & Ernawati. (2007). The significant factors causing
delay of building construction projects in Malaysia. Engineering, Construction and Architectural
Management, 14(2), 192–206. https://doi.org/10.1108/09699980710731308

Assaf, S. A., & Al-Hejji, S. (2006). Causes of delay in large construction projects. International
Journal of Project Management, 24(4), 349–357.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijproman.2005.11.010.

Azman, N. A. S. M., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2018). Effect of Time Overruns on Apartment Building
among Kuantan Malaysian Construction Industries. Journal of Advanced Research in Applied
Sciences and Engineering Technology, 10 (1), 41-47.

Bamgbade, J. A., Salimon, M. G., Adeleke, A. Q., & Nasidi, Y. (2019). Contractor’s
Technology Acceptance for Firm Sustainability Performance. KnE Social Sciences, 1084-
1101.

Bamgbade, J. A., Nawi, M. N. M., Kamaruddeen, A. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Salimon, M. G.
(2019). Building sustainability in the construction industry through firm capabilities,
technology and business innovativeness: empirical evidence from Malaysia. International
Journal of Construction Management, 1-16.

Bamgbade, J. A., Kamaruddeen, A. M., Nawi, M. N. M., Adeleke, A. Q., Salimon, M. G., &
Ajibike, W. A. (2019). Analysis of some factors driving ecological sustainability in
construction firms. Journal of cleaner production, 208, 1537-1545.

Bamgbade, J. A., Kamaruddeen, A. M., & Nawi, M. N. M. (2017). Towards environmental sustainability adoption in construction firms: An empirical analysis of market orientation and organizational innovativeness impacts. Sustainable Cities and Society, 32, 486-495.
Hassan, A. K., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2019). The Effects of Project Triple Constraint on Malaysia
Building Projects. Social Science and Humanities Journal, 1222-1238.

Hassan, A. K., Adeleke, A. Q., & Hussain, S. (2019). Partial Least Square Structural Equation
Modeling: An Approach to the Influence of Project Triple Constraint on Building Projects
among Malaysian Construction Industries. Social Science and Humanities Journal, 1445-1464.

Malik, N. S. A., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2018). The Effect of Organizational Culture on Material
Risk among Malaysian Construction Industries. Journal of Advanced Research in Applied
Sciences and Engineering Technology, 10 (1), 34-40.

Marzouk, M. M., El Kherbawy, A. A., & Khalifa, M. (2013). Factors influencing sub-contractors
selection in construction projects. HBRC Journal, 9(2), 150–158.

Mccord, P. J. (2010). Subcontractor perspectives: factors that most affect their relationships with
general contractors - a pacific northwest study. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management,
12(May), 548–567.

Moe, T. L., & Pathranarakul, P. (2006). An integrated approach to natural disaster management:
public project management and its critical success factors. Disaster Prevention and Management,
15(3), 396-413.

N.D Jamil, A.Q. Adeleke (2018). The relationship between team competency and design risk
management among construction industries in Kuantan. Journal of Advanced Research in
Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology, 10 (1), 77-81.

Odeh, A. (2002). Causes of construction delay: traditional contracts. International Journal of
Project Management, 20(1), 67–73. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0263-7863(00)00037-5

Omer, M. S., & Adeleke, A. (2019). Systematic Critical Review of Risk Management in
Malaysian Construction Companies. Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences Studies
(JHSSS) Vol, 1.

Rahman, N. F. A., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2018). The Relationship between Effective
Communication and Construction Risk Management among Kuantan Malaysian Construction
Industries. Journal of Advanced Research in Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology,
10 (1), 18-24.

Robertson, S. and Robertson, J. (2006), Mastering the Requirements Process, 2nd ed., Addison-
Wesley, London.

Sabodin, N., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2018). The Influence of Government Regulation on Waste
Reduction Among Kuantan Malaysian Construction Industry. Journal of Advanced Research
in Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology, 10 (1), 72-76.

Saeed, S. asif abdus. (2009). DELAY TO PROJECTS – CAUSE, EFFECT AND MEASURES TO
REDUCE / ELIMINATE DELAY BY MITIGATION / ACCELERATION. (August).

Sambasivan, M., & Soon, Y. W. (2007). Causes and effects of delays in Malaysian construction
industry. International Journal of Project Management, 25(5), 517–526.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijproman.2006.11.007.

Sekaran, U., & Bougie, R. (2013). Summary for Policymakers. In Climate Change 2013 - The
Physical Science Basis (pp. 1–30). https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107415324.004

Taofeeq, D. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Hassan, A. K. (2019). Factors Affecting Contractors risk
attitude from Malaysia construction industry perspective. Social Science and Humanities
Journal, 1281-1298.

Taofeeq, D. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Hassan, A. K. (2019). The Moderating Role of Government
Policy on Contractors’ Risk Attitudes in Malaysia Construction Companies. Social Science and
Humanities Journal, 1261-1280.

Taofeeq, D. M., & Adeleke, A. Q. (2019). Factor's Influencing Contractors Risk Attitude in the
Malaysian Construction Industry. Journal of Construction Business and Management, 3(2),
59-67.

Taofeeq, D. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Lee, C. K. (2020). The synergy between human factors and
risk attitudes of Malaysian contractors’: Moderating effect of government policy. Safety
science, 121, 331-347.

Taofeeq, D. M., Adeleke, A. Q., & Lee, C. K. (2019). Individual factors influencing
contractors’ risk attitudes among Malaysian construction industries: the moderating role of
government policy. International Journal of Construction Management, 1-20.

Wang, W. Y., Pauleen, D. J., & Zhang, T. (2016). How social media applications affect B2B
communication and improve business performance in SMEs. Industrial Marketing
Management, 54, 4-14.

White, H., & Marasini, R. (2018). Management of Interface between Main Contractor and
Subcontractors for Successful Project Outcomes. Journal of Engineering, Project, and
Production Management, 4(1), 36–50. https://doi.org/10.32738/jeppm.201401.0005.
Published January 4, 2020
How to Cite
[1]
N. Samsudin, A. Adeleke, and W. A. Ajibike, “Effects of Contractors’ Delay Factors on Building Project Performance Among Kuantan Malaysian Construction Industry”, sshj, vol. 4, no. 01, pp. 1705-1715, Jan. 2020.
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