construction industry is the largest industry in the
world. The annual value of construction on a global
basis exceeds $3.5 trillion. At the same time real estate,
the major output from the construction industry represents
the major share of all assets in any nation. These assets
has to be used in productive way to eliminate waste
and at the same time they have to be maintained, changed
for new uses, and eventually replaced by new constructed
study will investigate how e-commerce technology over
the Internet can impact practices in
planning and investments in real estate, especially
corporate real estate
design, engineering and production, especially the
management of the supply chain, i.e. collaborative
engineering, procurement of material and equipment
of construction assets, such as the equipment yard
management, i.e. management of the constructed assets,
especially corporate facilitities such as offices
the business model and functionality of international
efforts to develop AEC I-Commerce systems for content
provision, collaboration and commerce.
the technologies used in such projects and explore
new Internet technologies that enable effective business
possible applications in the fields of corporate real
estate, construction, and facilities management.
business and revenue models for these applications.
ideas about the transition from old to new business
a conceptual portal for the above applications and
discuss its implementation.