By Alexander Styhre

Knowledge administration offers a brand new manner of realizing agencies and firms, and is mainly suited for refined and hugely technical enterprises and operations resembling these within the building industry.

 This new booklet attracts on difficult facts from 3 separate examine courses in Sweden and indicates how the concept that of data could make experience within the development undefined, an that are considered in essence as being engaged within the fabric transformation of "nature into buildings". specifically it explores and examines 3 various companies: a medium sized development company; Wingårdh structure, Sweden’s such a lot prestigious structure company; and BESAB, a expert concrete injection enterprise engaged on underground building. An rising subject is the situational and context-bound nature of data within the building undefined, hence exhibiting "knowledge" to be a remarkably heterogeneous concept.

A variety of readers should still locate the booklet invaluable, from scholars and development managers via to researchers.

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