The establishment and performance measurement of general contracting enterpriseÃ¢ÂÂs supply chain management systemAuthor(s): Zaolong Jiang, Qingfen Gan
General contracting mode has the advantage of combining design and construction process together; however, the traditional way of management has restricted the development of general constructing enterprise. Based on the theory of supply chain management, this paper aims to establish an efficient-operated system of construction supply chain whose center is the general contracting enterprises. The measures include outsourcing non-core business, establishing a suitable organizational structure with the optimized business processes, setting up a strategic partnership and establishing the information sharing platform. Besides, the paper developes a performance management system and selects benchmark method to evaluate the effect of supply chain management. The main innovation of this paper is to apply the supply chain management to the general contracting constructing mode, which plays a guiding role in the process of implementing the supply chain management.