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Job Order Contracting

Or… Job Order Contracting is a LEAN procurement and project delivery method for facilities repair, renovation, and minor new construction. Considering a JOC Program? Do your homework!

Job Order Contracting - Untitled Article

Job Order Contracting

Mitigate Construction Procurement and Project Delivery Variance and Risk. This changes the delivery attitude and “breaks the barriers” common to traditional construction delivery models. Owner Leadership and LEAN Construction Procurement and Project Delivery.

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Innovative LEAN Construction Tools

Job Order Contracting

An innovative, yet proven method of construction services planning, procurement, and project delivery is gaining traction with owners who require consistent quality repair, renovation, and construction services that are both on-time, and on-budget.

Innovative LEAN Construction Tools

Job Order Contracting

An innovative, yet proven method of construction services planning, procurement, and project delivery is gaining traction with owners who require consistent quality repair, renovation, and construction services that are both on-time, and on-budget. Planning, estimating, negotiating, procuring, managing, and closing out projects are all phases that are fully defined within a LEAN construction environment.

Job Order Contracting – Review of Best Management Practices 2019

Job Order Contracting

Job Order Contracting: Everything Owners and Builders Need to Know. Of course, the question remains… why don’t more real property owners and facilities management teams leverage the benefits of job order contracting? What Is Job Order Contracting?

Job Order Contracting - Untitled Article

Job Order Contracting

This changes the delivery attitude and “breaks the barriers” common to traditional construction delivery models.

LEAN Facility Renovation, Repair, & Construction

Building Information Management

Owner focus upon a BEST VALUE approach to facility management is required in order to maximize productivity and minimize waster. BEST VALUE construction project delivery methods include Integrated Project Delivery – IPD, and Job Order Contracting, JOC. Shorter Procurement Times.

Job Order Contracting - Untitled Article

Job Order Contracting

Robust LEAN construction estimating, procurement, and delivery processes, tools, and services are now available to consistently deliver quality projects on-demand, on-budget, and on-time. A certain degree of change management is also present.

5 Ways Public Institutions Save Money with Job Order Contracting – JOC

Building Information Management

As a result, more facilities and government agencies are turning to job order contracting (JOC) to support their construction, renovation and repair efforts. Once the JOC program is in place the individual project/ task orders are managed through a defined process.

Job Order Contracting - Untitled Article

Job Order Contracting

Following robust LEAN construction estimating, procurement, and delivery processes, it’s possible to consistently deliver quality projects on-demand, on-budget, and on-time. A certain degree of change management is also present.

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Job Order Contracting Benefit for Owners

Building Information Management

What are the benefits of Job Order Contracting to Owners? Significantly reduced procurement times. Reduced/Eliminated Change Orders. What is JOC?

5 Ways Public Institutions Save Money with Job Order Contracting – JOC

Building Information Management

As a result, more facilities and government agencies are turning to job order contracting (JOC) to support their construction, renovation and repair efforts. Once the JOC program is in place the individual project/ task orders are managed through a defined process.

Can Fixed-Price Design-Build Contracts be Fairly Priced?

Construction Dive

By Bruce Jervis Project owners are drawn to the design-build method of construction procurement for good reasons. Owners perceive another advantage to design-build over the traditional design-bid-construct method of procurement.

Job Order Contracting Metrics – LA County June 2016

Building Information Management

The Board of Supervisors routinely authorizes County departments and agencies to sign Job Order Contracts (JOCs) with contractors, which are used as an alternative to traditional procurement methods in order to expedite and competitively bid various construction and refurbishment projects.

Job Order Contracting – Recommended Best Practices

Job Order Contracting

The following, Job Order Contracting – Recommended Best Practices, have been compiled from numerous independent third party audits of JOC Programs as well as decades of experience. Establish processes and guidelines for evaluating and negotiating Contractor Job Order Contract proposals.

The Myth of Facility Management Outsourcing

Building Information Management

Collaborative construction delivery methods such as Job Order Contracting (JOC) and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) have proven to deliver multiple benefits in this regard… Higher Quality. Lower Procurement Costs. Significantly Fewer Change Orders.

Electrical Estimating Methods (RSMeans) - an exclusive estimating book for electrical estimators & contractors

Construction Cost Estimating

This edition is aimed at revealing recent labor–hour productivities and practices for procuring material prices compliant with legitimate industry standards and most excellent practices.

Is it Time for a Smart Built Culture?

Collaborative Construction

Innovation involves a Goldilocks solution – one that's just right – that brings disruptive change to an entire industry. That's what BIM and IPD are, disruptive change catalysts for the entire built industry. Creating a Smart Built Culture James L. Salmon, Esq.

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Job Order Contracting – Integrated Project Delivery for Renovation, Repair, Sustainability, and Minor New Construction

Building Information Management

Job Order Contracting is a high performance delivery method that delivers superior quality, schedule, and cost results over other traditional design-bid-build. The above are just some of the reasons that JOC projects endure a change order rate of less than 1%.

Worldwide Need for Construction Collaboration

Building Information Management

’ Examples of proven collaborative construction delivery methods include Integrated Project Delivery – IPD, for major new construction, and Job Order Contracting – JOC, for renovation, repair, and minor new construction. Average project timeline. %/#/$ Change orders.

IDIQ Construction Contract Guide

Job Order Contracting

Initial basic intent was to speed procurement via the pre-selection of a pool of pre-qualified contractors, however, in may cases has evolved into an elimination of checks and bases associated with traditional procurement methods. Job Order Contracting Basics.

All Renovation, Repair, Sustainability Construction projects should involve Job Order Contracting – JOC

Building Information Management

JOC reduces unnecessary levels of engineering, design, and contract procurement time along with construction project procurement costs by awarding long-term contracts for a wide variety of renovation, repair and construction projects. Significantly reduced number of change orders.

Job Order Contracting – JOC, Training, & Motivation

Building Information Management

Job Order Contracting – JOC – delivers greater numbers of quality projects, on-time and on-budget projects, as well as higher overall satisfaction levels than “traditional” construction delivery methods such as design bid build, design build, CM@R, etc.

Job Order Contracting – JOC, Training, & Motivation

Building Information Management

Job Order Contracting – JOC – delivers greater numbers of quality projects, on-time and on-budget projects, as well as higher overall satisfaction levels than “traditional” construction delivery methods such as design bid build, design build, CM@R, etc.

Owners – Make your Contractors Happy!

Building Information Management

It is owners that provide inaccurate and/or vague project requirements, create/support excessive numbers of change orders, fail to treat their service providers with respect, and lack the requisite ability to implement LEAN construction delivery methods.

What happens when your story makes the headlines (and it isn’t good)?

Construction Marketing Ideas

The hospital has filed a lawsuit asserting construction procurement improprieties, Ottawa’s news media (and the city’s major hospital) have been consumed with a construction procurement scandal. One of The Ottawa Hospital’s campuses (Civic).

What is JOC – JOB ORDER CONTRACTING? A JOB ORDER CONTRACT?

Building Information Management

Job Order Contracting (JOC) is a firm fixed price, indefinite delivery, and indefinite quantity type contract used to execute sustainment, restoration, and modernization (SRM) projects at the installation. JOC is flexible and responsive and reduces engineering and procurement lead times.

How do you market construction services effectively in a corrupt environment?

Construction Marketing Ideas

With this blog’s international readership, I received an inquiry observing that in his area, procurement rules require purportedly open, public competitive bidding — but corruption is rampant.

Survey on Government Construction Contracting Challenges and Issues

Construction Dive

This includes the procurement process, project start-up, contract administration, handling of change orders and project closeout. Government work represents approximately 27%-28% of all construction dollars put in place annually according to Department of Commerce monthly spending reports. Federal and federally funded public works represent a good chunk of this work.

Multi-Site Facility Renovation, Repair, Maintenance, & Sustainability

Building Information Management

Visibility and communication at global and local levels is critical, including the ability to track the work order status and cost from concept thru warranty period.

Top ten software for estimating and bidding

Construction Cost Estimating

As soon as the project is procured, estimate details flow automatically into Sage business management software, removing unnecessary tasks and data entry errors. Sage Estimating Sage Estimating can significantly accelerate the estimating process for several construction firms.

Setting up a Job Order Contract

Building Information Management

There are multiple aspects involved in setting up a JOB ORDER CONTRACT. Far too often, Owners engage in JOC to simply “bypass procurement” versus establishing a JOB ORDER CONTRACT to realize JOC’s significant potential benefits. Change Order.

CMiC Open Enterprise v10

Construction Cost Estimating

This technologically advanced new version will be highly beneficial for the architectural, engineering, construction and capital project owner industry. By using a single scalable database the software integrates all project management functions and informations to improve speed and accuracy of project final cost s. This will minimize the transaction time and enhance productivity.

Is construction a dirty business? If so, what can we do about it?

Construction Marketing Ideas

Last night, at the local Construction Specifications Canada chapter director’s meeting, one member well-connected to the industry, in describing the construction procurement scandal at the city’s major hospital , said that the stories there are reflected in many other places.

Relationships, ethics and marketing: Where are the boundaries?

Construction Marketing Ideas

In theory (and at least on paper), most public works procurement practices should, by their nature, be public. When does healthy relationship-building and solid client service practices become unfair advantage?

Why Efficient Facility Management Is So Difficult

Building Information Management

Change management . The most widely used are Integrated Project Delivery – IPD, and Job Order Contracting – JOC. Change orders are reduced due to embedded workflows and information sharing, and quality and overall satisfaction are also measurably improved.

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BIM for Reinforced Concrete – Rebar clash prevention

BIM & Beam

Enables the transition from design to detailed models while respecting both perspectives, following local code requirements, and automating the process of making changes so they are less disruptive to the design process.

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Facilities are NOT Commodities – LEAN Best Management Practices

Building Information Management

Experienced owners, contractors, procurement managers, architects, or engineers agree that early and ongoing collaboration among dedicated and experience stakeholders generates the best construction outcomes in terms of quality, timeliness, and maximized return on dollars expended.

If only. construction marketing barriers and opportunities

Construction Marketing Ideas

Outsiders cry “unfair” and demand an “open and fair” procurement system. And this does not provide good value to the government, because the work is often shoddy or completed to the barest minimums, or subject to expensive change order claims.).

LEAN, Collaborative, and Integrated Construction Delivery

Building Information Management

BEST VALUE procurement, shared RISK/REWARD, MUTUAL TRUST/RESPECT, and LONGER TERM RELATIONSHIPS are additional areas that differentiate LEAN collaborative construction delivery form tradition design-bid-build or even design-build, CM@R, etc.