Short introduction to ITcon

The Journal of Information Technology in Construction (ITcon) is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal on the use of IT in architecture, civil engineering and facility management. ITcon articles are submitted and published electronically only. The Journal is committed to minimizing publication delays, and to promoting maximum flexibility in the ways that readers use the journal for teaching, research, and scholarship while maintaining strict peer-review standards.

Journal of Information Technology in Construction is an Open Access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of Open Access.

The copyright of the articles remains with the authors, from the start of 2009 using the Creative Commons standard licence.

Recently published papers

May 2017 Gigante-Barrera Á, Ruikar D, Crunden M, Ruikar K
LOD object content specification for manufacturers within the UK using the IDM standard
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 80-103, http://www.itcon.org/2017/5
January 2017 Abunemeh M, El meouche R, Hijaze I, Mebarki A, Shahrour I
Hazards, vulnerability and interactions at construction sites: spatial risk mapping
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 63-79, http://www.itcon.org/2017/4
January 2017 Wu C, Xu B, Mao C, Li X
Overview of BIM maturity measurement tools
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 34-62, http://www.itcon.org/2017/3
January 2017 Albahri A H, Hammad A
A novel method for calculating camera coverage in buildings using BIM
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 16-33, http://www.itcon.org/2017/2
January 2017 Gerges M, Austin S, Mayouf M, Ahiakwo O, Jaeger M, Saad A, Gohary T-E
An investigation into the implementation of Building Information Modeling in the Middle East
ITcon Vol. 22, pg. 1-15, http://www.itcon.org/2017/1
December 2016 Lhee S C, Issa R R A, Flood I
Using particle swarm optimization to predict cost contingency on transportation construction projects
ITcon Vol. 21, pg. 504-516, http://www.itcon.org/2016/30
November 2016 Sacks R, Gurevich U, Shrestha P
A review of building information modeling protocols, guides and standards for large construction clients
ITcon Vol. 21, pg. 479-503, http://www.itcon.org/2016/29
November 2016 Jiang L, Leicht R M
Supporting automated constructability checking for formwork construction: an ontology
ITcon Vol. 21, pg. 456-478, http://www.itcon.org/2016/28
November 2016 Patacas J, Dawood N, Greenwood D, Kassem M
Supporting building owners and facility managers in the validation and visualisation of asset information models (AIM) through open standards and open technologies
ITcon Vol. 21, pg. 434-455, http://www.itcon.org/2016/27
November 2016 Park S, Lee Y-C, J-K
Definition of a domain-specific language for Korean building act sentences as an explicit computable form
ITcon Vol. 21, pg. 422-433, http://www.itcon.org/2016/26