Publications in the School of Engineering in the year 2008

Category    Bibliographic Citation*

Refereed Journals   

1.    Siaminwe L. (2008) Proactive Maintenance: The Fourth Generation of Maintenance. The Zambian Engineer, July/August, Vol.41 No.1, pp 7 - 13. (ISSN 1608-6678)
2.    Banda S., Siaminwe L., Mwaba P., Nkhuwa D.C.W. and Macwang’i M.(2008) Failing the Academy: Low Written Output in an African University. Medical Journal of Zambia, January-March, Vol.35 No.1, pp 17-21. (ISSN 0047-651X)
3.    Mang’elele I and M Muya (2008) Community-based construction project risks in Zambia.  Journal of Construction, Volume 2 Issue Number 1, pp. 1 - 8 ISSN 1994-7402, Official Journal of the Association of Schools of Construction of Southern Africa
4.    Shakantu M W, M Muya, J E Tookey and P A Bowen (2008) Assessment of construction vehicle utilisation efficiency: a case study.  Journal of Contemporary Management, Volume 5, pp. 182 - 204, ISSN 1815-7440
5.    Shakantu M W, M Muya, J E Tookey and P A Bowen (2008) Evaluating truck empty running in construction: a case study from Cape Town.  The Australasian Journal of Construction Economics and Building, Volume 8 Issue Number 2, pp. 41 – 49,  ISSN 1445-2634, Journal of The Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors and The Australian Institute of Building
6.    Mang’elele I and M Muya (2008) Risk identification on community-based construction projects in Zambia.  Journal of Engineering, Design and technology, Volume 6 Issue Number 2, pp. 145 - 161 ISSN 1726-0531, Southern African Built Environment Research Centre (SABERC) – CIOB Africa, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, available at
7.    Muya M, W Shakantu, F T Edum-Fotwe, N AKheni, A D F Price, A G F Gibb (2008) Occupational Safety and Health Practices: How does Construction Compare with other Sectors Globbally?  The Zambian Engineer, Volume41Issue Number1, pp. 14 – 21, ISSN 1608-6678, Journal of the Engineering Institution of Zambia
8.    Shakantu W M, M Muya,J E Tookey and P A Bowen(2008) Flow modelling of construction site materials and waste logistics: a case study from Cape Town, South Africa.  Journal of Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management, Volume 15  Issue Number 5, pp 423 - 439, ISSN 0969-9988, Available at, Emerald Group Publishing Limited
9.    Phiri, Z (2008) Evolution of Cooperation on a Shared International Watercourse in Southern Africa. International Water Resources Association Update. Vol 21(1)

Refereed Proceedings of Conference   

1.    Banda I, M Muya, D Root and K Catell (2008) Public-Private Partnerships as a vehicle to providing water supply services to peri-urban communities in Zambia, Accelerating Regional Wealth Creation through value Adding Activities, 2008 Engineers Without Borders Symposium co-hosted by the Engineering Institution of Zambia and the Zimbabwe Institution of Engineers, Zambezi sun, Livingstone, Zambia
2.    Buttigieg V and Muya M (2008) An insider’s guide to getting published in research journals, XVIII Standing Conference of eastern, Central and Southern Africa Library and Information Associations (SCECSAL XVIII), 10 -11 June 2008, Mulungushi International Conference Centre, Lusaka, Zambia
3.    Phiri, Z (2008) Accelerated Regional Development through Integrated Transboundary Water Resources Management – The Case of the Zambezi River Basin. In Proceedings of the 2008 Engineers without Borders Conference, Livingstone, Zambia