Journal of
Civil Engineering and Construction Technology

  • Abbreviation: J. Civ. Eng. Constr. Technol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2634
  • DOI: 10.5897/JCECT
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 139

Full Length Research Paper

Evaluating mixed reality technology for architectural design and construction layout

Yilei Huang
  • Yilei Huang
  • Department of Construction and Operations Management, South Dakota State University, USA.
  • Google Scholar

  •  Received: 16 January 2020
  •  Accepted: 20 April 2020
  •  Published: 30 April 2020


Almagor A (2016). Mixed Reality for the AEC Industry: Extending Trimble's Product Capabilities with Microsoft HoloLens. URL: 


Alsafouri S, Ayer SK (2017). A Step-By-Step Procedure for Implementing Mixed Reality Visualization Interfaces in Design and Constructability Review Sessions. Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Computing in Construction (JC3), Heraklion, Greece, July 4-7:913-921.


Alsafouri S, Ayer SK (2019). Leveraging Mobile Augmented Reality Devices for Enabling Specific Human Behaviors in Design and Constructability Review. Advances in Civil Engineering 2019(3951986):1-11.


Chalhoub J, Alsafouri S, Ayer SK (2018). Leveraging Site Survey Points for Mixed Reality BIM Visualization.Proceedings of the Construction Research Congress 2018: Construction Information Technology, April 2-4, 2018, New Orleans, LA, pp. 326-335.


ChalhoubJ,Ayer SK (2017). Perception of Industry Professionals about Mixed Reality for Electrical Prefabrication.Proceedings of the 2017 Canadian Society for Civil Engineering Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, May 31-June 3(83-1):83-10.


Chalhoub J,Ayer SK (2018). Using Mixed Reality for Electrical Construction Design Communication. Automation in Construction 86:1-10.


Chalhoub J, Ayer SK (2019). Effect of Varying Task Attributes on Augmented Reality Aided Point Layout. Journal of Information Technology in Construction (ITcon) 24:95-111.


Fenais A, Smilovsky N, Ariaratnam ST, Ayer SK (2018). A Meta-Analysis of Augmented Reality Challenges in the Underground Utility Construction Industry.Proceedings of the Construction Research Congress 2018: Infrastructure and Facility Management, April 2-4, 2018, New Orleans, LA, pp. 80-89.


Khalek IA, Chalhoub JM, Ayer SK (2019). Augmented Reality for Identifying Maintainability Concerns during Design. Advances in Civil Engineering (8547928):1-12.


Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA)(2018).MCAA Microsoft HoloLens Research Report. URL: 



Trimble (2018).The Official Hard Hat Solution for Microsoft HoloLens. URL: 



Xsens (2018). New Mixed-Reality Holographic Projector for Construction Sites. URL: 



Zhou Y, Luo H, Yang Y (2017). Implementation of Augmented Reality for Segment Displacement Inspection during Tunneling Construction. Automation in Construction 82:112-121.