During this time when the COVID-19 pandemic is devastating various industries, public construction has been one of the few industries that have been maintained to some extent.
Although activity will likely continue in the short-term, the work is expected to halt soon givenvarious factors. The impact of COVID-19 is disastrous in Environmental and Economic aspects.
These factors include supply chains disruption, shortage of subcontractors and materials, and the termination of contracts to control expenses. This paper describes the impacts of COVID-19 for the entire industry.This paper also aims to show the positive and negative indirect effects of COVID-19 on the Environment.
SOURCE: Arvind R. Kale. “Impact of Covid-19 on Infrastructure and Environment” Purakal, Vol. 31, Issue NO.37, May 2020.
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