Construction project’s delay statistics


Problems that occur in large scale construction projects such as delays have a correspondingly larger effect on financial performance of project owners, EPCs, EPCMs and other involved corporations.


In today’s complex construction projects, conducted research shows that delay is caused from various factors such as poor site management, labor and productivity shortage, poor communication etc. A very strong concentration in delay relevant causes, however, results from poor planning and control. The figure below summarizes our findings.