Spatial and socio-cultural dimensions of urban single family houses in Greater Khartoum with Special reference to Hai Alommda

This research investigates the relation between spatial and socio-cultural factors which affects the inhabitant\\\\\\\'s performance of their activities in the house and the relation between them, how it developed, structured and the impact of these factors on the spaces arrangement and usage. Based on the results of 1993 Population Census, it has been recorded that 91.2% of the citizens in...

Systematic Analysis And Optimization Of Cost At The Pre Construction Stages For Housing Projects A cost analysis and optimization research model (CAAOM)

The main objective of this research is to develop a systematic mechanism to be used during the pre construction stages of housing projects, to produce the optimum design alternatives qualitatively and quantitatively. The argument here is: \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"the developed mechanism is a design tool that helps the designer to analyze, control, and...

"Human Resources Development In Sudanese Building Industry" (A Descriptive Qualitative Research Model)

This research investigates the importance of Human Resource development (HRD) in the construction industry, particularly at the project execution level. The study includes an appraisal of the workforce's jobs, which seems important for understanding development objectives and for evaluating the effectiveness of current development practice. Several research methods have been used, including...

Appraisal Study of Residential Plot Area in National Planning Schemes and Projects in Khartoum (1950 – 2000)

The main objective of this research is to study housing policies in Greater Khartoum with special (attention or concern) to the issues of residential densities and size of plots. The basic hypothesis of this thesis is “the application of housing policies resulted in a variety of implications, one of which, is the high residential density inside the small plots in 3rd and 4th class areas, and...

Appraisal Study of Residential Plot Area in National Planning Schemes and Projects in Khartoum (1950 – 2000)

The main objective of this research is to study housing policies in Greater Khartoum with special (attention or concern) to the issues of residential densities and size of plots. The basic hypothesis of this thesis is “the application of housing policies resulted in a variety of implications, one of which, is the high residential density inside the small plots in 3rd and 4th class areas, and...

الساحات المفتوحة فى المجاورة السكنية واثرها على بيئة السكن بمدينة الخرطوم الكبرى

تهدف هذه الدراسة لتحديد موجهات لتطوير بيئة الأحياء السكنية وذلك عبر دراسة الساحات المفتوحة ضمن التجمعات السكنية بالخرطوم الكبرى. لقد بني البحث علي الافتراض القائل بان التصميم الأمثل للمناطق السكنية يؤدي بالضرورة لأحوال أفضل للقاطنين ، كما يستكشف البحث العناصر المختلفة للتخطيط الحضري للأحياء السكنية مع الاهتمام بعنصر توفير وتنظيم الساحات المفتوحة ضمن التجمعات السكنية بالخرطوم الكبرى....

Appraisal Of Residential Neighborhood’s Planning Of Omdurman Town Case Study Elmulazmin Residential Area

The basic principles of planning is the creation of integrated human communities and not just a conglomeration of houses. People live in communities where they may satisfy the great variety of their needs and desires. The community should therefore always be unit of planning and include residence, places of work , recreational facilities and all other services necessary for healthy and...

اثر نظريات التخطيط في الشكل الحضري للمدن السودانية ( دراسة حالة الخرطوم الكبرى )

البحث يحاول ايجاد التفسيرات والموجهات للتخطيط في السودان في ظل الازمات والنظم السياسية والاقتصادية التي ترتبط بالفكر والممارسة السياسية لمعرفة العوامل المؤثرة في الشكل الحضري للمدن السودانية بصفة عامة ومدينة الخرطوم بشكل خاص. دراسة نظريات التخطيط من شأنها ان تكون للبحث نظاما عقلانيا يستطيع به مقارنة وتقييم جدارة واهلية مختلف الافكار وتقوده الى فهم اعمق للواقع ولدور الدولة في تسخير التخطيط...

Impact of Kenana Project on Regional Development

This study is conducted on Kenana region to indicate the impact of Kenana project as an agro-industrial and multinational investment project, on regional development. To achieve this, the study is dedicated to cover the following subjects: Firstly: the study concentrated on background on geography, history, socioeconomics and administration of Kenana region (the study areas) in its national...

Appraisal Of The Planning Impact Of Squatter Dwellings In Greater Khartoum (With Emphasis On Soba- Al Salama Area

Owing to the push and pull factors, exodus of rural/urban migrants has recently become remarkable, especially in the Third World Countries. The urban systems are fragile, and consequently this exodus worsens the social services situation by further over loading. With the on-going rapid urbanization in the developing countries; and which is expected to continue in the foreseeable future, the...