Residential Construction Site Selection Through Interval-Valued Hesitant Fuzzy CODAS Method

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KARAŞAN A. , Zavadskas E. K. , Kahraman C., Keshavarz-Ghorabaee M.

INFORMATICA, vol.30, no.4, pp.689-710, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.15388/informatica.2019.225
  • Title of Journal : INFORMATICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.689-710
  • Keywords: construction site, multi-criteria, CODAS, hesitant fuzzy sets, selection problem, ANALYTIC HIERARCHY PROCESS, WASTE INCINERATION PLANT, DECISION-MAKING, CRITERIA, AHP, CITY


Construction site selection is a complex problem involving many alternatives and conflicting criteria with vague and imprecise evaluations. Fuzzy multi-criteria decision-making methods are the most effective tools to obtain optimum solutions under possibilistic uncertainty. In this paper, a novel interval hesitant fuzzy CODAS method is proposed and applied to a residential construction site selection problem. A comparative analysis with ordinary fuzzy CODAS method is applied for validating the proposed method. Also, a sensitivity analysis is conducted for the stability of the ranking results of the interval hesitant fuzzy CODAS method. The results of the analyses demonstrate the effectiveness of our proposed method.