Research Highlights

Developing World Class Firms with Strong Export Capability: Learning from Successful USA Design and Construction Firm

Principal Investigator : A/P Florence Ling
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Figure 1: Temperature profile for the whole Singapore island.

Figure 2: Urban Heat Island profile of Singapore

Figure 3: The impact of the neighbourhood park on the ambient temperature of the surrounding HDB blocks of flats

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Dark continuous line shows the effectiveness in contributing to project success. Broken line shows the frequency of usage. (Not to scale)
E1 Set up a branch office in host country
E2 Set up a subsidiary firm in host country
E3 Merged with, acquired, or bought a portion of, a firm in host country
E4 Set up new firm by joint venturing (JV) with firm in host country
E5 Set up new firm by JV with firm in home country
E6 Set up new firm by JV with international firm
E7 Set up project JV with firm in host country
E8 Set up project JV with firm in home country
E9 Set up project JV with an international firm outside home and host countries
E10 Formed alliance with financial institutions
E11 Formed alliance with client in home country who invested in host country
E12 Formed alliance with project client in host country
E13 Formed alliance with foreign client who invested in host country
E14 Adopted partnering

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