Hybrid approach in learning from examples in construction process design

Aneta Kończak,

Jerzy Pasławski


This paper presents options for implementing an advisory system to support production processes in the
construction sector. With case-based reasoning methods (implementation of learning from examples) and simulation, an advisory system can be built on the foundation of a knowledge base, being a systematic collection of information aimed at the advancement of construction processes on site. Based on the evaluation of studied process results acquired in specified conditions (using the abductive approach), options are proposed for new case design engineering. The paper presents an example of application of case-based reasoning in delivering ready-mixed concrete to a large construction site from two batching plants.

Słowa kluczowe: hybrid advisory system, flexibility, case-based reasoning, simulation, abductive approach

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