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Publications

 

a. Peer Reviewed Academic Journals

  1. Bala, K., and Garba, M, M. (1999). Profit Consideration by Construction Firms in Nigeria, Environ: Journal of Environmental Sciences, A.B.U., Zaria. Vol.1 No’s 2&3, Pp. 15-31.
  2. Bala, K. and Saleh, M.S. (2000). Project Profitability Evaluation Models for Construction Firms (I), Nigerian Journal of Construction Technology and Management, University of Jos, Jos. Vol. 3, No 1, Pp 58- 65.

  3. Bala, K. and Saleh, M.S. (2000). Project Profitability Evaluation Models for Construction Firms (II). JOES: Journal of Environmental Sciences, University of Jos, Jos. Vol. 4 No 1, Pp 120 - 132.

  4. Garba, M.M. and Bala, K. (2002). Characteristics of Brick Aggregate Concrete. JOES: Journal of Environmental Sciences, University of Jos, Jos. Vol. 6 No 1. Pp. 77 - 83

  5. Bala, K. and Yakubu, M.N. (2001). Partnership in the Provision of Water Supply: The Options Available for Private Sector Participation (PSP), Science Forum: Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, ATBU, Bauchi. Vol. 4 No. 2, Pp. 268 - 273.

  6. Bala, K. (2002). An Exploratory Study of Project Success Factors and Determinants and their Perception by Members of the Building Team. Journal of Environmental Technology, ATBU, Bauchi. Vol. 1, No 1.Pp. 63 – 69.

  7. Bala, K. and Kolo, B.A. (2004). Appropriateness of Cost Models during Early Design Stage of Building Projects. Journal of Environmental Technology, ATBU, Bauchi. Vol. 3 No 1.Pp. 34-45.

  8. Bala, K. and Kehinde, J.O and Kado, D. (2004). Appraisal of Housing Obsolescence of Public Housing in Katsina State. Journal of Environmental Technology, ATBU, Bauchi. Vol. 3 No 2. Pp. 113- 120.

  9. Bala, K. and Kolo, B.A. (2004). The Architect, Project Management and the Emergent Technologies. Journal of the Association of Architectural Educators in Nigeria, AARCHES, Federal University of Technology, Minna. Vol. 3, No 2. Pp. 69-80.

  10. Kuroshi, P.A, Mosaku, T.O. and Bala, K. (2005). Appraising the Characteristic Nature of Working Capital Elements of Construction Firms. Nigerian Journal of Construction Technology & Management, University of Jos. Vol. 6 No 1. Pp. 28 – 41.

  11. Kuroshi, P.A and Bala, K. (2005). Development of Housing Finance in Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Construction Technology & Management; Vol. 6 No 1. Pp. 7-15.

  12. Bala, K. and Kolo, B.A (2006). Emerging Trends in Sustainable Financing of Constructed Facilities in Nigeria. JOES: Journal of Environmental Sciences, University of Jos, Jos. Vol. 10, No 2. Pp. 80 - 90.

  13. Kuroshi, P. A., Anigbogu, N. A. and Bala, K. (2007). Building Research for Sustainable Housing Development in Nigeria. International Journal of Housing Science and its Application, Florida International University, Coral Gables, Vol. 31. No. 3 Pp. 195 - 205.   www.housingscience.org/index2.htm

  14. Bala, K. (2007). Intelligent Buildings: Their Benefits and Challenges of Adopting them in Nigeria. Journal of the Association of Architectural Educators in Nigeria, AARCHES, Minna.Vol.6, No. 2. Pp. 100 – 105.

  15. Bala, K. and Yakubu, I. (2007). Effects of Inadequate Design by Specialists Consultants in Construction Projects, Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Medwell Journal, Pakistan. 2(9). Pp. 1414 – 1420.

  16. Bala, K. (2007). Institutional Framework for Mortgage Finance: A Study of the Operations of Primary Mortgage Institutions (PMIs). ENVIRON: Journal of Environmental Studies, A.B.U., Zaria. Vol. 2, No. 7. Pp. 9 – 17.

  17. Abdul’Azeez, A. D., Bala, K. and Dania A. A. (2008). A Study of Magnitude of Wastes for Some Selected Materials on Building Construction Sites, Construction Focus, Department of Building, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.Volume 1 no. 3.Pp 71-79.

  18. Dania A. A.; Abdul’Azeez, A. D. and Bala, K. (2008). Perception on Material Waste Management by Construction Professionals, Construction Focus, Department of Building, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Volume 1 no. 3. Pp 1 -10.

  19. David, S.O., Ejeh, S.P., Aliyu, A.A. and Bala, K. (2008). Effect of Steel Reinforcement on Reliability Index of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Decks. International Journal of Engineering. Vol. 2 No. 2. Pp. 145 – 151. International Centre for Advance Studies, Dattapukur, India.

  20. David, S.O., Ejeh, S.P., Idris, A. and Bala, K. (2008). Effect of Concrete Grade on Reliability Index of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Deck. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology. Vol. 3, No. 1. Pp. 102 – 104.

  21. Bala, K., Bello, A. and Kolo, B.A. (2008). An Appraisal Resources and Capabilities of Local Construction Firms in Nigeria. The Professional Builder. Journal of the Nigerian Institute of Building. Pp. 24 - 39.

  22. Dahiru, A. and Bala, K. (2008). An Appraisal of Problems of Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) Procurement Option in Infrastructure Development Projects in Nigeria. The Professional Builder. Journal of the Nigerian Institute of Building. Pp. 3 – 11.

  23. Bala, K., Ibrahim, A.M. and Ibrahim, Y.M. (2008). Developing a Computer Based Whole Life-Cycle Cost Model for Buildings (A Fuzzy Set Theory Approach). Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 3(9) Pp. 669 – 675.Medwell Journals. (medwellonline@gmail.com).

  24. Bala, K., Ibrahim, A.M. and Ibrahim, Y.M. (2008). Whole Life-Cycle Cost Planning of Proposed Building Projects in the Nigerian Construction Industry: Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 3(9) Pp. 676 – 683. Medwell Journals. (medwellonline@gmail.com).

  25. Bala, K. and Stanley, A. M. (2008). The Biodigester: An Appropriate Technology of Excreta Disposal Option for Rural Communities. Journal of Science and Technology Research. Vol. 7, No. 1. Pp. 64 – 69.

  26. Bala. K. and Stanley, A. M. (2008). Biolaterine As A Sustainable System for Rural Communities in Nigeria. Environmental Research and Development Journal (ENRAD): Imo State University. Vol 1, No. 1. Pp. 100 – 105.

  27. Bala. K. and Yakubu, I. (2008). The Concept of Fuzzy Decision Variables: A Methodology for Evaluating Magnitudes of Risk-Associated Consequences in the Risk Analysis of Construction Projects. Nigerian Journal of Construction Technology and Management. Volume 9, No. 1.University of Jos. Pp. 43 – 53.

  28. Ibrahim. Y. M., Ibrahim, A. M. and Bala, K. (2009). Geographic Diversification, Performance, and Risk Profile of UK Construction Firms. Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology (JEDT).Vol 7, Issue 2. Emerald.

  29. Kolo, B. A., Dzikwi, A. A. and Bala, K. (2009). Framework for Best Practice Subcontracting in Nigeria. The Professional Builder, July. Pp. 26 – 29.  

  30. Kado, D. Bustani, S. A. and Bala, K. (2010). Total Quality Management (TQM) Status of the North Western Consultancy Firms of Nigeria, Based on the European Construction Institute (ECI) Matrix. Journal of Environmental Science JOES Vol. 14 No.I/II. June/Dec. 2010. Pp. 47-53

  31. Kado, D. Bala, K. and Bustani, S. A. (2010). Assessment of Design Quality Management Practice of the North Western Consultancy Firms of Nigeria. Journal of Environmental Science JOES Vol. 14 No.I/II. June/Dec. 2010. Pp.29-38

  32. Bala, K. and Waziri, B. A. (2011). Parametric Model for Pre-design Building Cost Estimating. Global Journal of Engineering and Technology, Calcutta, India. Vol. 3, No 4.Pp 115 – 122.

  33. Waziri, B. S. and Bala, K. (2011). Predicting Construction Cost of Public Building Projects Using Regression and Neural Network Models.  International Journal of Civil Engineering, Blackwell Academic Journals. (Paper No. IJCENG-2010-066)

  34. Waziri, B.S. and Bala, K. (2011). Predicting Construction cost of Public Building Projects using Regression and Neural Network Models. International Journal of Architecture and Built Environment Vol. 3 No 1. Pp 85-91.

  35. Medugu, N., Idris, R., Majid, M., Bustani, S. A., Bala, K. Abdullahi, U. and Mbamali, I. (2011). Craft Skills Availability in the Nigerian Construction Industry: Perception of Contractors and Consultants. The IUP Journal of Infrastructure, Vol. IX, No. 3, September 2011, Pp. 63-73. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2101579

  36.  Bala, K.  and Waziri, B.S (2011). Parametric model for Pre-design Building Cost  Estimating. Global Journal Engineering and Technology. Vol. 4 No 1. Pp. 115-122

  37. Dodo, M., Isa, M. H., Bala, K. (2012). Effects of Furniture Ergonomics on Student’s Satisfaction in a Library Facility. ARCHISEARCH: International Journal of Architecture and Environment (Dept of Arch, ABU Zaria). Voulmr 3 Number 1. Pp. 28-35

  38. Bala, K., Bustani, S.A. and Waziri B.S. (2014). A Computer Based Cost Prediction Model for Institutional Building Projects in Nigeria: An Artificial Neural Network Approach.  Journal of  Engineering, Design and Technology.  Vol 12, No 4. Pp. 518-529

  39. Medugu, N. I., Bustani, S. A., Bala, K. Smith, Y. K. and Rafee M. M. (2012). Stakeholders’ Perception on the Buildability Practice in the Nigerian Building Construction Industry. The IUP Journal of Infrastructure, Vol. X, No. 1, March 2012, Pp. 39-52. Available at SSRN:http://ssrn.com/abstract=2153695

  40. Mukhtar, A. A., Bala, K. and Zubairu, I. K. (2012). Appraisal of Cost Contingency management Practices for Building Projects in Nigeria. Journal of Engineering and Technology, Bayero University, Kano. Volume 7, Numbers 1 & 2, Pp. 34 – 38.

  41. Mshelgaru, I. H. E. and Bala, K. (2013). Evaluation of Disaster Risks, Vulnerabilities and Response Strategies of High rise Buildings in Lagos Metropolis, Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Vol. 7. Number 4. Pp. 422-433

  42. Dalhatu, A., Mbamali, I., Usman, M. and Bala, K. (2014). Insolation Levels Using Temperature Model for Sustainable Applications of Photovoltaic Technology in Some Selected Locations of Nigeria. Journal of Energy Technology Vol. 4, No 1

  43. Idiake, J. E. and Bala, K. (2014). Diminution in Variability of Block work Labour Productivity: A Panacea for Improving Labour Performance. Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development; Vol. 5, No 4; Pp. 66-73.

  44. Abubakar, M., Bala, K. and Ibrahim, Y. M. (2014). Barriers and Drivers of Building Information Modelling (BIM) Technologies Adoption in the Nigerian Construction Industry. Construction Research Journal, Department of Building, University of Lagos. Volume 3 No 1; Pp 50-68.

  45. Waziri, B. A. and Bala, K. (2014). Actualising Nigeria’s Vision 20:2020: Imperatives of the Construction Sector. Civil and Environment Research   Vol 6 No 6. Pp. 69-75

  46. Bala, K, Bustani, S. A. and Waziri B. S. (2014) A computer Based cost prediction Model for institutional building projects in Nigeria: an artificial neural Network approach. Journal of Engineering Design Technology. 12(4),519-530

  47. Odesola, I. and Bala, K (2015). Innovation among Key Initiators in Nigerian Construction Industry: A Sub-Regional Evaluation. The Professional Builder. Vol. 6 No 1. Pp 64-75.

  48. Idiake, J. E., Bala. K., and Bustani, S. B. (2015). A Strategy for Labour Performance Improvement for Floor Tiling Work in Single Story Buildings in Abuja, Nigeria. Journal of Building Performance. Volume 6 Issue 1, Pp. 32-39

  49. Mshegaru, I. H., Bala, K. and Kunya, S. U. (2016). Biodegradation of Building Timbers in the High-Water-Activity Environment of Nigeria. Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture. 10(2016) Pp. 762-769

  50. Waziri, B. S., Bala, K. and Bustani S. A. (2016). Artificial Neural Networks (ANN) in Construction and Engineering Management: A Review. Journal of Engineering Design and Construction (Under review)

  51. Abubakar, M., Bala, K. and Abdullahi, M. (2016). Analysis of the Causality Links Between the Growth of Construction Industry and that of the Nigerian economy. Journal of Construction (under review)

     

b. Papers in Referred Conference Proceedings

  1. Bala, K. and Zubairu, I.K. (1993). Detrimental Factors to Local Building Materials Utilisation in Nigeria. Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Nigerian Indigenous, Building Materials, DEMO’93, Kongo Conference Hotel, Zaria, Nigeria, DEMO 93, 25-28th Pp. 42 - 47.
  2. Zubairu, I. K. and Bala, K.(1993). Procurement and Utilisation of Local Available Building Materials. Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Nigerian Indigenous Building Materials, DEMO’93, Kongo Conference Hotel, Zaria, Nigeria, DEMO 93, 25th - 28th.  Pp. 35 - 41.
  3. Bala, K. (2002): An Overview of Developments in Intelligent Buildings, Proceedings of the Millennium Conference, Building in the 21st Century, Assembly Hall, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. 26th -28th          Pp. 50 - 60.
  4. Bala, K. and Kolo, B.A. (2002): Management Information Systems in the Construction Industry (A General Approach), Proceedings of the Millennium Conference ‘Building in the 21St Century”, Assembly Hall, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria September 26th– 28th  Pp. 165 – 178.
  5. Bala, K. (2005): Perspectives and Concepts on Sustainable Building and Construction. Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable Built Environment, Assembly Hall, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria September 22th – 24th. Pp 181 – 190
  6. Kuroshi, P.A, Mosaku, T.O, Bala, K. and Anigbogu, N.A. (2007): Housing Development Financing for the Entrepreneur in Nigeria. XXXV Congress on Housing Science organised by IAHS Sydney, Australia, September 4th – 7th. (On CD)
  7. Bala, K., Kolo, B.A. and Bustani, S.A (2007): Housing Finance in Nigeria: An Appraisal of the Performance of Primary Mortgage Institutions. Proceedings of PRoBE07 Glasgow Caledonian University, UK. Pp. 67 – 77. November 20th – 22nd.
  8. Dania, A.A., Kehinde J.O. and Bala, K. (2007): A Study of Construction Material Waste Management Practices by Construction Firms in Nigeria. Proceedings of PRoBE07 Glasgow Caledonian University, UK. Pp. 121 – 131.November 20th – 22nd.
  9. Bala, K. (2008): The Rule of Law and Building Code. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Nigerian Institute of Buidling.Pp.112 - 118 Oshogbo, Osun State. October 15th – 19th.
  10. Bala, K., Bustani, S. A., Kuroshi, P.A. and Stanley, A.M. (2008): A Preliminary Appraisal of the Performance of Housing Sector Reforms in Nigeria. Proceedings of the XXXVI IAHS World Congress on Housing P. 58. India Institute of Technology, Karaghapur Kolkata, India.  November 3rd – 7th
  11. Bala, K. (2009): The Challenges of Infrastructure Project Finance in Financial Meltdown. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Nigerian Institute of Building. Pp. 72 – 80. July
  12. Bala, K.and Bustani, S. A. (2009): A Review of Housing Delivery Efforts in Nigeria. ISA Housing Conference, “Housing Assets, Housing People”. Department of Urban Studies, University of Glasgow. September 1st-  4th .
  13. Bala, K., Bello, A., Kolo, B. A. and Bustani, S. A. (2009): Factors Inhibiting the Growth of Local Construction Firms in Nigeria. 25thARCOM Annual Conference. Albert Hall, Nottingham. September 7th – 9th. Pp. 351 – 359.
  14. Bala, K. (2010): The Environment and Vision 2010. 3rd National Conference, Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti. March 8th – 10th. Pp.
  15. Bala, K., Bustani, S. A. and Kunya, S. A. (2010): Viability of Lowest tenders in Competitive Bidding of Public Building Projects in Nigeria. International Conference on Construction in Developing Countries, Fairmont Heliopolis and Towers, Cairo, Egypt 2nd – 3rd August Pp. 168 – 177. iccidc@fiu.edu
  16. Ibrahim, A. M., Bala, K., Ibrahim, Y. M. and Ibrahim, A. D. (2010): Characteristics of Whole Life Cycle Cost Data in the Nigerian Construction Industry. West African Built Environment Research Conference, WABER, British Council, Accra, Ghana.25th – 27th July. Pp. 321 – 331.
  17. Bala, K., Bustani, S. A. and Mshelgaru, I. S. A. (2010): Sustainability of Timber Buildings in the Guinea Savannah Region of Nigeria; Evaluating the Influences of Biodeteriorating Microorganisms. Construction and Building Research Conference, (COBRA), Dauphine Universite, Paris, France. September 2nd – 3rd.
  18. Bala, K.,Bustani, S. A. and Dahiru, A. (2010): Framework for Critical Success Factors for BOT Project Agreements in Nigeria. Third International World of Construction Management Conference, TechnoCentre, Coventry University, England. October 20th – 22nd. Pp 320 – 330
  19. Waziri, B.Sand Bala K. (2011). Drivers for estimating Construction Costs of Institutional Building Projects in Nigeria.In: Laryea S., Leiringer, R. and Hughes, W. (Eds) Procs West Africa Built Environment Research (WABER) Conference, 19th-20th July 2011, Accra, Ghana.
  20. Abdul’Azeez, A.D., Ibrahim, Y.M., Bala, K., Egbu, C.O. and Zubairu, I.K. (2012). Development of a conceptual framework for electronic document and record management system (EDRMS) for small and medium building construction firms. In: Proceedings of the 2nd NMMU CM Conference organised by Department of Construction Management, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. South Africa,  pp. 275-285.
  21. Mshelgaru, I. H. Bala, K. and Abdul’Azeez, A. D. (2011): “Evaluation of Disaster Preparedness Plan, Information Management and Rescue Strategies of High Rise Buildings in Lagos Metropolis” Sixth International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century Construction Challenges in the New Decade Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia -- July 5-7, 2011.
  22. Bala, K.Bustani, S. A. Madawaki, M. N. (2012): An Evaluation of Housing Finance under the Nigerian Housing Policy. Proceedings of the XXXVIII International Association of Housing Science World Congress, Istanbul, Turkey in April, 2012.
  23. Bala, K. Bustani, S. A. and Waziri, B. S. (2012): A Computer Based Cost Prediction Model for Institutional Building Projects in Nigeria: An Artificial Neural Network Approach. Proceedings of the West African Built Environment Research Conference, WABER, Abuja, Nigeria in July, 2012
  24. Idiake, J. E. and Bala, K. (2012): Improving Labour Productivity in Masonry Work in Nigeria: The Application of Lean Management Techniques. In Laryea, S., Agyepong, S. A., Leiringer, R and Hughes, W. (Eds) Proceedings of the 4thWest African Built Environment Research Conference, WABER, 24th – 26th July, 2012. Abuja, Nigeria. Pp.677-686
  25. Abubakar, M., Ibrahim, Y, M. and Bala, K. (2013): Readiness of the Nigerian Building Design Firms to Adopt Building Information Modeling Technologies: Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference for Construction Engineering and Project Management (ICCEPM 2013) in Anaheim, California, U.S.A. from 9th to 11th January, 2013, 
  26. Abdul’Azeez, A. D. Bala, K. Egbu, C. O.; and M. Lawal. (2013). Development of a prototype electronic document and record Management system (EDRMS) for small and medium building firms in Nigeria. In: Proceedings of the International Postgraduate Research Conference at University of Salford, Manchester from 8th – 10th April 2013. Pp. 387-397
  27. Dahiru D.; Abdul’Azeez, A. D. and Bala, K. (2013). Renewable, recycled and re-used materials as major pillar of Sustainable construction in developing countries.  In: Proceedings of the International Postgraduate Research Conference at University of Salford, Manchester from 8th – 10th April 2013. (AP).
  28. Manzuma, M. B.; Abdul’Azeez, A. D.; Zubairu, I. K. And Bala, K. (2013). Assessment of performance of expanded polystyrene as an alternative building material in Nigeria. In: Proceedings of the International Postgraduate Research Conference at University of Salford, Manchester from 8th – 10th April 2013. Pp. 1095-1105
  29. Bala, K., Kuroshi, P., Madawaki, M. N. and Bustani, S. A. (2013): Nigeria's Housing Finance Mechanism in Pre-2012 National Housing Policy Era: matters Arising.39th World Congress on Housing Science: Changing Needs, Adaptive Buildings, Smart Cities held at Politechnico di Milano, Italy, 17th-30th September. Pp. 757-767
  30. Idiake, J. E., Bala, K., and Bustani, S.A. (2013): Reducing Variability in Concrete Activity Labour productivity to Improve Labour Performance. In Laryea, S. and Agyepong, S. A. (Eds) Proceedings of the 5th West African Built Environment Research (WABER) Conference, 12th – 14thAugust 2013. British Council, Accra, Ghana. Pp.953-966
  31. Bala, K. (2014). Prediction and Reduction of the Nigerian Housing Deficit. In Matawal, D. S., Omange, G. N., Emeso, B. and Maton, D. J. (Eds) Proceedings of the Housing Summit: Achieving Affordable Housing in Nigeria. Organised by the Nigerian Building and Road Research Institute. Shehu Musa Yaradua Centre Abuja Nigeria. 4th-6th August. Pp. 29-36
  32. Abubakar, M. Ibrahim, Y.M, Bala, K and Kado, D (2014): Contractors Perception on the Barriers and Drivers of Building Information Modelling Adoption in the Nigerian Construction Industry. In Issa, R. Raymond (Ed.) Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (ICCCBE) Conference. June 23–25, Orlando, Florida, USA. Pp. 167-178
  33. Odesola, I. A., Bala, K. and Usman, N. D. (2016). National Budget and Development Planning: Optimising Programmes for Sustainable Development by the Professional Builder. Proceedings of 47th Annual General Meeting and Conference of the Nigerian Institute of Building, 8th-12th August Pp. 

c. Invited Papers

  1. Bala, K. (1998): Failure of Engineering Services in Buildings: Causes and Effects, Habitat Afrique 2000; International Conference and Exposition, Arewa House, Kaduna, Nigeria, June 24 - July 4.
  2. Bala, K. (2001): The Professionals’ Perception of Successful Project Management Parameters. Departmental Seminar Series, Department of Building, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  3. Bala, K. and Kolo, B. (2005): Facilities and Property Management of Local Government Assets: The Role of Works Department organized by KADPOLY Consult (Nigeria), Kaduna. October 19th
  4. Bala, K. (2013): Transformation Agenda, Sustainability and the Built Environment. 2nd National conference of the School of Environmental Technology, Yaba College of Technology, Lagos June 12th
  5. Bala, K. (2013): Effects of Facility Management on Building Construction Industry. Keynote paper presented at the AGM/Conference of the Nigerian Institute of Building, Lagos State Chapter. NECA HOUSE, Plot 2A Hakeem Balogun Street, Ikeja Lagos. October 29th.
  6. Bala, K. (2012): Peculiarities of Ahmadu Bello University, presented at the symposium on the history, achievements and challenges of Ahamdu Bello University, held at the Assembly Hall, Main Campus, Zaria.
 
  d. Unpublished Paper Presentations
  1. Bala, K., Zubairu, I. K. and Sheyin, Y.A.(1997). An Empirical Investigation into Some Properties of Concrete Produced Using Atile Seeds as Coarse Aggregate. The Spectrum, Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna. Vol. 6 Nos 1& 2, Pp. 98 - 109.
  2. Bala, K. (1997). An Appraisal of the Performance Indicators of Water Supply and Waste Water Installations in Three Selected Housing Estates in Kaduna State. Environ: Journal of Environmental Sciences, A.B.U., Zaria. Vol. 1, No 1. Pp. 36-44.
  3. Bala, K. (1989): A Simplistic Approach to the Estimation of water Demand in Residential Buildings. Departmental Seminar Series, Department of Building ABU Zaria. (M Sc)
  4. Bala,K. (2000): Professionals Perception of  Successful Project Management Parameters. Departmental Seminar Series, Department of Building ABU Zaria. (PhD)
  5. Bala, K. (1998): Evaluation of Construction Project Success: Analysis of Data from the Nigerian Construction Industry, Departmental Seminar Series, Department of Building, Faculty of Environmental Design, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. (PhD).

e. Unpublished Technical Reports

  1. 1993:   Report on the Assessment and Valuation of University Assets at the College of Agriculture, Bakura for Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (130 pages). Team Member
  2. 1993:   Report on the Assessment and Valuation of University Assets at the College of Agriculture, Kabba for Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (62 pages). Team Member

f. Unpublished Theses

  1. Bala, K. (1985): Monitoring Cost Planning and Control at Construction Sites, Unpublished BSc Project, Department of Building, Faculty of Environmental Design, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
  2. Bala, K. (1990): An Appraisal of the Performance of Water Supply and Waste Water installations in Selected Low Cost Housing Estates in Kaduna State, Nigeria, Unpublished MSc thesis Department of Building, Faculty of Environmental Design, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
  3. Bala, K. (1998): A Comparative Study of the Activities of Petroleum Products Retail Outlets. Unpublished MBA Thesis, Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  4. Bala, K. (2000):Professionals’ Perception of Successful Project Management Parameters Unpublished PhD Dissertation, Department of Building, Faculty of Environmental Design, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria.

 

 



 
 
     
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