Publications / 2004 Proceedings of the 21st ISARC, Jeju, South Korea

An Application of PDA and Barcode Technology for the Improvement of Information Management in Construction Projects

Se-Wook Oh, Hee-Jin Chang, Young-Suk Kim, Jun-Bok Lee, Han-Soo Kim

Work information in a construction project can be effectively used to analyze the project status related to schedule, cost, productivity etc. The purpose of this research is to develop a computer-based system using PDA and barcode technology to measure and monitor the amount of workforce resources and productivity. The developed system is expected to effectively assist schedule planning and management for present and prospective construction projects.

Keywords: PDA, Barcode, ASIMO, Labor management, Productivity, Schedule management