• Sisay Girma Department of Construction Technology and Management, College of Engineering and Technology, Bule Hora University, Bule Hora, Ethiopia
  • Jifara Chimdi Departement of Construction Technology and Management, Institute of Engineering and Technology, Wollega University, Nekemte, Ethiopia
  • Alemu Mosisa Departement of Civil Engineering, Jimma Institute of Technology, Jimma, Ethiopia
Keywords: Challenges, Construction Technology, Prefabrication Technology


The prefabricated construction method is the most practical and effective construction in the industry today in the world. It is widely considered a sustainable approach to the construction industry. However, in Ethiopia, particularly in Oromia it is not further growing where the construction method is a conventional method. The main aim of this research was to investigate the challenges of using prefabrication technology in Oromia Regional State. The results of this data show that the challenges of using prefabrication technology in Oromia Regional State mainly depends on factors such as Lack of suitable transportation, Lack of a synergetic information platform, Lack of practice and experience. Generally, the research concluded that lack of suitable transportation, lack of synergetic information platform, lack of practice and experience, and unintegrated industry chain were the major factor challenges of using prefabrication technology.


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How to Cite
Girma, S., Chimdi, J., & Mosisa, A. (2020). CHALLENGES OF USING PREFABRICATION TECHNOLOGY IN OROMIA REGIONAL STATE. Journal of Civil Engineering, Science and Technology, 11(1), 22-27.