Kathryn Davies

Building Construction and Services
Location: Building 113, Room 2003


Davies, K., Wilkinson, S., & McMeel, D. (2017). Baby steps with BIM - learning to walk the talk. I Brilakis & R Sacks, Proceedings of Lean & Computing in Construction Congress (LC3) (Vol. Volume I - Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Computing in Construction (JC3)).

Birchmore, R., Davies, K., Etherington, P., Tait, R., & Pivac, A. (2016). Overheating in Auckland homes: testing and interventions in full-scale and simulated houses. Building Research & Information (Vol. 45(1-2) Special Issue: Overheating in buildings: adaptation responses).

Davies, K., McMeel, D., and Wilkinson, S. (2016). Making friends with Frankenstein: Experiences with hybrid BIM. Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management (Vol. 24(1)).

Davies, K., McMeel, D., and Wilkinson, S. (2015). Soft skill requirements in a BIM project team. J. Beetz, T. Hartmann, L. van Berlo, R. Amor, Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference of CIB W78.

Puolitaival, T., Kestle, L., Davies, K., & Forsythe, P. (2015). Assessment in virtual design and construction education. In RICS, Paper presented at Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors COBRA-AUBEA Joint International Conference.

Davies, K., McMeel, D., and Wilkinson, S. (2014). Practice vs. prescription - An examination of the defined roles in the NZ BIM Handbook. R. Issa & I. Flood, Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, ICCCBE2014 and 2014 CIB W078.

Fuemana, J., Puolitaival, T., and Davies, K. (2013). Last Planner System - a step towards improving the productivity of New Zealand Construction. _, 21st Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction - IGLC 21.

Davies, K., McMeel, D., and Wilkinson, S. (2013). Mapping roles in an altered landscape: The impact of BIM on designer-constructor relationships. Z. Ma, J. Zhang, Z, Hu, & H. Guo, Proceedings of CIB W78 30th International Conference on Applications of IT in the AEC Industry.

Baker, C., and Davies, K. (2013). Quantity surveyors perceptions of the role and capability of tertiary education in New Zealand. V. Gonzalez & T. W. Yiu, Proceedings of 38th Annual Australasian Universities Building Education Association (AUBEA) Conference.

Davies, K., and Prigg, C. (2013). Integrating mobile technologies into the construction classroom: Drivers and constraints for ubiquitous computing. V. Gonzalez & T. W. Yiu, 38th Annual Australasian Universities Building Education Association (AUBEA) Conference.

Davies, K., Birchmore, R., and Tait, R. (2013). Use of roof space ventilation to address summertime overheating in New Zealand houses. S. Kajewski, K. Manley & K. Hampson, Proceedings of the 19th International CIB World Building Congress.

Shahwe, T., Davies, K., and Carson, C. (2013). The impact of mega events on construction planning, processes and performance: Auckland's experience of the Rugby World Cup 2011. S. Kajewski, K. Manley & K.Hampson, Proceedings of the 19th International CIB World Building Congress.

Birchmore, R., Tait, R., and Davies, K. (2012). The impacts of high performance glazing on typical light timber framed houses in a New Zealand winter. Skates, H. Proceedings of the 46th Annual Conference of the Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA) 2012 : Building on Knowledge: Theory and Practice.

Tait, R., Birchmore, R., and Davies, K. (2011). The impact of changing the glazing on thermal performance of simple timber houses. Proceedings of the World Sustainable Building Conference, ISBN 978-951-758-531-6.

Davies, K. (2010). IT Barometer New Zealand - A Survey of Computer Use and Attitudes in the New Zealand Construction Industry. Proceedings of CIB W78 2010 - Applications of IT in the AEC Industry. Cairo, Egypt, 16-18 November.

Davies, K., and Parker, T. (2009). Understanding and managing early-career expectations of construction students. 34th AUBEA Annual Conference ProceedingsManaging change - challenges in education and construction for the 21st century.

Davies, K., and Birchmore, R. (2008). Getting to yes - Agreeing research project marks without tears. Auckland. In Proceedings of 2008 Conference of the Australasian Universities Building Education Association (AUBEA), Auckland. (Vol. CD Rom).

Davies, K. (2008). Barriers or constraints? A review of development issues as they apply to construction IT. In Rischmoller, L. (Ed). CIB W78 25th International Conference on Information Technology. Santiago, Chile: Clara Correa Imprenta (Vol. CD Rom).

Harfield, T., Kenley, R., Panko, M., and Davies, K. (2008). Up-skilling the New Zealand construction industry: A critique of the learning options. In Haigh, R., and Amaratunga, D. (Eds). Proceedings of CIB W89: International Conference in Building Education and Research BEAR2008 'Building resilience' conference. Salford, UK: University of Salford. (Vol. CD Rom).

Harfield, T., Kenley, R., Davies, K., and Panko, M. (2007). A comparison of group learning-style profiles: construction students, law students and student teachers. In Kenley, R. (Ed). Proceedings 2007 Annual Conference of the Australasian Universities Building Education Association AUBEA 2007.

Harfield, T., Davies, K., Hede, J., Panko, M., and Kenley, R. (2007). Activity-based teaching for Unitec New Zealand construction students. Emirates Journal for Engineering Research (Vol. 12 (1)).

Harfield, T., Panko, M., Davies, K., and Kenley, R. (2007). Towards a learning-styles profile of construction students: Results from New Zealand. International Journal of Construction Education and Research (Vol. 3 3).

Hede, J., Harfield, T., Davies, K., and Panko, M. (2006). An active problem solving teaching model: The Unitec New Zealand experience. 4th Annual Conference on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education 'The Challenge of Diversity'.

Panko, M., Kenley, R., Davies, K., and Harfield, T. (2006). Learning styles in the building industry. Build (Vol. June/July).

Davies, K., & Kenley, R. (2003). Practitioner information needs an urban sustainability: Survey report (Report to The New Zealand Ministry for the Environment). Auckland: UNITEC.

Kenley, R., & Davies, K. (2003). New Zealand construction: Directions, causes and trends (New Zealand country report), The 9th ASIA Construct Conference (pp. 6 p.c..). Paper presented at the University of Newcastle, 8-9 December, Sydney.

Hargreaves, R., Davies, K., & Kenley, R. (2003). Communicating information on urban sustainability: The urban sustainability information resource. Presented to the International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Built Environment, November, Brisbane.

Hargreaves, R., & Davies, K. (2003). Urban sustainability in New Zealand: An information resource for urban practitioners (Report to New Zealand Ministry for the Environment). Auckland: UNITEC.