ANALYSIS OF CONVENTIONAL PROCUREMENT STRATEGIES AND THEIR APPLICATION IN NIGERIA CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
Procurement systems and project organization provide the framework for implementation and development of projects. Procurement systems and project organizations are well studied and established for major developments and in developed countries in particular. When these systems are used in developing countries for major commercial, social and infrastructure developments, appropriate results are seldom achieved. This may be due to a variety of factors, which include systematic, environmental, cultural, economic, legal, political and social cultural amongst others. Not withstanding this, a major challenge in the establishment of appropriate and sustainable procurement systems and project organizational models for low-cost housing and infrastructure. The proper aims to propose a generic model of procurement system and project organization based on theory and practice as a basis for the implementation and development of low-cost housing.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1.0 INTRODUCTION 1
- Background of the Study 1
- Statement of the Problem 2
- Purpose of the Study 2
- Research Questions 3
- Research Hypothesis 3
- The Scope of the Study 4
- Significance of the Study 4
- Definition of Terms 5
2.0 LITERATURE REVIEW 7
2.1 Procurement Methods 7
2.2 Application of Procurement Strategies in
Nigerian Construction Industry 7
2.3 Statutory Duties of a Builder in any
Procurement Strategies in Nigeria 15
2.4 Construction Industry 18
3.0 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 20
- Research Design 20
- Population of the Study 20
- Source of Data 22
- Location of Data 22
- Method of Investigation 23
- Instrument for Data Collection 23
- Analysis of Data 24
- Presentation of the Data 24
- Testy of Hypothesis 29
- Discussion of Findings 32
5.0 RECOMMENDATION AND CONCLUSION 34
- Recommendations 34
- Conclusion 35
1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY
Procurement has been seen to be process of obtaining or buying supplies of something like fixed assets (land, building, etc) especially for individual and government.
Therefore, procurement strategies has become a fashionable term with our construction industry, practitioners and researchers determines the overall framework and structure of responsibilities within the process, it is also a key factor contributing to the overall client satisfaction and project success.
Procurement strategies and their application is of important in our construction industry.
However, one must not be carried by which ever method of procurement strategies proposed for a construction project, the major issue is the different types of procurement are contractual obligations, responsibilities and line of communication between the parties. One thing to remember is that which ever method that is used, the statutory duties of the professionals are always distinct and mandatory. Hence the engagement of a builder in the procuring contract is statutorily required and highly recommended whichever procurement strategy that is adopted.
1.2 STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM
The general aim of study is to ascertain by reviewing, evaluating and identifying how procurement strategies can be applied in our Nigeria construction industry. Therefore, this issue raised the researcher’s interest to know how procurement strategies can be applied in our construction industry particularly Nigerian economy.
1.3 PURPOSE OF THE STUDY
- To determine what are the procurement strategies;
- To know its application in our Nigerian construction industry;
- To know the statutory duties of a builder in construction industry;
- To know what is construction industry.
1.4 RESEARCH QUESTIONS
- What are the procurement strategies?
- Where can they be applied in Nigerian construction industry?
- How can we know the statutory duties of a building in our construction industry?
- What is construction industry?
1.5 RESEARCH HYPOTHESIS
Ho: Statutory duties of building are not necessary and mandatory in any procurement strategies use to procure a contact.
H1: Statutory duties of a builder are necessary and mandatory in any procurement strategies use to procure a contract.
Ho: One must not be a professional in the construction industry before contract will be awarded to him.
H1: One must be a professional in the construction industry before contract will be awarded to him.
Ho: One not a building before can be actually involved in the physical construction of a building.
H1: One must be a building before he can be actually involved in the physical construction of a building.
1.6 THE SCOPE OF THE STUDY
The scope of the study is limited to only analysis of conventional procurement strategies and their application in our Nigeria construction industry.
1.7 SIGNIFICANCE OF THE STUDY
- It will provide relevant information to professions on how procurement strategies can be applied in our Nigeria construction industry.
- It is hoped that the findings of the study will help solve the problem of what type of procurement strategies is to be use on a contract.
- It will assist in providing an awareness to professionals in our construction industry on application of procurement strategies.
- Finally, it will provide useful baseline data for future researcher’s on the similar topic.
1.8 DEFINITION OF TERMS
Analysis: The details study or examination of something in order to understand more about it.
Conventional: Following the way that is generally accepted by the society.
Procurement: Process of obtaining supplies of something like fixed assets especially for individual and government.
Strategy: A plan that is intended to achieve a particular purpose.
Application: The action or an instance of putting or spreading something onto something else. It can also be seen as an instance of putting a theory, discovery, etc. to practical use.
Construction: To build something; to put or fit something together; to form something or the manner of constructing something.
Industry: This is the production of goods from raw materials, especially in factories.
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