Optimizing Fleet Life Cycle Strategies

Construction Business Owner

Maximizing uptime and reducing costs are fundamental drivers of construction fleet management decisions, but a firm’s diverse range of equipment can make life cycle optimization challenging.

Asset Life-cycle Model, Asset Information Model, and Why BIM Won’t Work

Building Information Management

At the end of there day BIM represents nothing new relative to the efficient life-cycle management of the built environment. Furthermore, there are critical life-safety and security issues associated with our crumbling and mismanaged physical infrastructure. The U.S.

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Construction Project Life Cycle – Phases in Life Cycle of a Construction Project

The Constructor

Every individual involved in the process of planning, designing, financing, constructing and operating physical facilities related to the project. Construction Construction Management

LOD – Level of Development – BIM – Life-cycle

Building Information Management

Level of development (LOD) relative to the life-cycle management of the built environment (BIM) should have a solid framework relative to ONTOLOGY.

Beyond Green – High Performance Buildings, BIM, and Life-cycle Facility Management

Building Information Management

Also, over the life-cycle of a building, a sustainable, high-performance building will win on ROI every time as only 10%-20% of life-cycle cost go into construction, vs. operations, maintenance, etc.

BIM ONTOLOGY – Prerequisite to BLM – Built-Environment Life-cycle Managment

Building Information Management

Life-cycle management of the built environment is not mainstream due to the following factors. Focus upon life-cycle cost vs. first-costs. People – Process – Technology are traditionally considered the cornerstones of BIM.

BIM in Chains – Sustainability and Life-cycle Management of the Built Environment Stalled?

Building Information Management

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is the life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technology. We muse initiate a wider discussion on what constitutes an appropriate, progressive life-cycle management of the built environment.

Demand For Efficient Life-Cycle Building Management Processes – BIM, JOC, IPD – FIATECH PRESENTATION – 2012

Building Information Management

A “FACEBOOK for Facilities Construction and Life-cycle Operations” is on the horizon. BIM definition, from NIBS, and I paraphrase, is the life-cycle management of facilities supported by digital technology.

The Life-cycle of a Job Order Contract

Building Information Management

Job Order Contract Life-cycle. JOC is a LEAN collaborative construction delivery methods, and a form of Integrated Project Delivery – IPD.

10 Steps Toward Real Property Stewardship & Life-cycle Management of the Built Environment

Building Information Management

Life-cycle Management of the Built Environment. Efficient life-cycle management of the built environment requires ALL of the following. Life-cycle / Total-cost-of-ownership perspective versus first-cost mentality. 10 Steps Toward Real Property Stewardship.

Forget “BIM”, and Get on Board with BLM – Building / Built Environment Life-cycle Management

Building Information Management

BIM is the life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technology. That said, BIM has been preoccupied with 3D visualization to the extent that many/most feel that Revit, Archicad, et al are all that’s needed to implement BIM.

Facility Life-cycle Costs: Managing the Built Environment – BIM?

Building Information Management

What are Facility/Infrastructure Life Cycle Costs? What is life-cycle management? Is BIM the life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technology? How important is impartial third party cost data to life-cycle management?

Facility Life-cycle Costs: Managing the Built Environment – BIM?

Building Information Management

What are Facility/Infrastructure Life Cycle Costs? What is life-cycle management? Is BIM the life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technology? How important is impartial third party cost data to life-cycle management?

Big Data, BIM, Cloud Computing, and Efficient Life-cycle Management of the Built Environment

Building Information Management

Big data” — the ability to acquire, process and sort vast quantities of information for timely decision support is critical to the efficient life-cycle management of the built environment. Using Big Data for life-cycle facility management is NOT just about technology.

Big Data, BIM, Cloud Computing, and Efficient Life-cycle Management of the Built Environment

Building Information Management

Big data” — the ability to acquire, process and sort vast quantities of information for timely decision support is critical to the efficient life-cycle management of the built environment. Using Big Data for life-cycle facility management is NOT just about technology.

BIM – Building Information Management, PLM – Product Life Cycle Management, TCO – Total Cost of Ownership, Life-cycle Management of the Built Environment

Building Information Management

Building Information Modeling is the life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technology. BIM is NOT single large model across all life-cycle phase definitions.

Real Property – Best Management Practices

Building Information Management

capital planning facility condition Facility Lifecycle Management FCI Life Cycle Data life-cycle costing LIFE-CYCLE MANAGEMENT Total Cost of Ownership UncategorizedAs a real property owner, can you answer the following questions?

Asset Competency Model & Efficient Facility Management #101

Building Information Management

An asset competency model is a formalized, detailed description and documentation of the role-specific knowledge domains required to optimize and continuously improve physical infrastructure life-cycle management. Asset Competency Model & Efficient Facility Management #101.

BIM & Efficient Life-cycle Management of Facilities & Infrastructure

Building Information Management

Efficient life-cycle management of facilities and other physical infrastructure is impossible until real property owners are better educated and truly capable in their role as stewards of the built environment.

BIM & Efficient Life-cycle Management of Facilities & Infrastructure

Building Information Management

Efficient life-cycle management of facilities and other physical infrastructure is impossible until real property owners are better educated and truly capable in their role as stewards of the built environment.

IFMA 2012 – World Workplace and BIM

Building Information Management

This is a group focused upon BIM and life-cycle operation of the built environment. BIM Framework and BIG DATA for Life-cycle Management of the Built Environment. On my way back from IFMA 2012, which included the initial meeting of the BIMLO committee/group.

LEAN Construction Delivery Process

Building Information Management

Reducing end product variability, cycle-times, waste, and cost is not rocket science. There are multiple proven LEAN construction delivery methods and life-cycle / total cost-of-ownership models available. LEAN CONSTRUCTION DELIVERY.

Why the majority of CMMS System Implemenations Fail

Building Information Management

… The sad part is, there is a lot of information out there on efficient life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technology. Facility Life-cycle Management Framework. The majority (60-80%) of CMMS implementations fail for the same reason that the majority of ERP systems and IWMS systems fail… the lack of due consideration of robust, lead, processes and procedures.

BIM Life-cycle Data is CRITICAL to Facility Management Economics

Building Information Management

BIM is not “rocket science”, but simply the life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technology. What is needed is consistent, standardized terms, metrics, and cost information and life-cycle management business processes as well as collaborative construction delivery methods. Uncategorized BIM EAS integrated project delivery IPD iwms job order contacting JOC life-cycle data

BIM Strategy and Change Management II

Building Information Management

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is the life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technologies. As such it is a process of collaboration, continuous improvement, transparency, and integration.

The TOP 10 Things ALL Facility Owners Need to Know – Life-cycle Management of the Built Environment –

Building Information Management

Many/most Owners do not have the knowledge, capability, or organizational buy-in to support life-cycle management of the built environment. Far too often focus is upon first-costs vs. life-cycle costs. Communicate that fact, and the associated major benefits of a life-cycle approach, or you aren’t doing your job!

Big data, LEAN Construction Delivery, High Performance Buildings = Productive Life-cycle Facility Managment

Building Information Management

Our education and professional development systems are failing to properly address the fundamental concepts of life-cycle and total-cost-of-ownership management specific to the built environment.

BIM Construction Cost Estimating – Top Ten List

Building Information Management

First and foremost BIM is the life-cycle management of the built environment supported by digital technology. While the industry is currently fixated upon 3D visualization tools, aka Revit, Archicad, Bentely… they only represent components of a BIM solution.

AEC – Best Value & Operational Excellence

Building Information Management

Presuming you want to improve productivity and provide the best possible return on resource expenditure, the first step is to improve your awareness, knowledge, and competency relative to physical asset life-cycle management. AEC – Best Value & Operational Excellence.

BIM Life Cycle Operations IFMA Community of Practice Business Meeting – BIM for FM

Building Information Management

BIG DATA – BIM Framework. See more at: [link].

BIM Life Cycle Operations IFMA Community of Practice Business Meeting – BIM for FM

Building Information Management

BIG DATA – BIM Framework. See more at: [link]. Project Delivery Methods FINAL FOR PRESENTATION. IFMA OCTOBER 2012.

Collaborative Construction Delivery = Positive Outcomes

Building Information Management

Costly, inflexible, and/or untimely revision cycle “standards” (i.e. The AEC and FM industry lacks coordination due to void of life-cycle based based goals and objectives and an associated lack of focus upon OUTCOMES.

Kieran Timberlake, PE International develop BIM tool for green building life cycle assessment

BD+C

When used alongside other critical studies like daylighting simulation and energy modeling, BIM tools like Tally can help construction professionals move towards data-driven analysis for whole building life cycle assessment. Kieran Timberlake and PE International have developed Tally , a new analysis tool to help BIM users keep better score of their projects’ complete environmental footprints.

The Mosaic Centre

SAB Magazine

Building Case Studies Durability and Life Cycle Energy Conservation Strategies Kent McKay LEED Platinum Living Building Challenge net zero Occupant Wellbeing SabMagazine Site Context and Concept sustainable architecture and building The Mosaic Centre

Efficient Life-cycle Managment of the Built Environment – ISO 55000

Building Information Management

ISO 55000 definition of “Asset Management”: “coordinated activity of an organization to realize value from assets” “An asset is an item, thing or entity that has potential or actual value to an organization” ISO 55000 – Overview, Concepts and Terminology of Asset Management. ISO 55001 – Requirements for a “Management System” for Asset Management. ISO 55002- Implementation Guidance for an Asset Management System.

10 Ways to Reduce Construction Risk with Collaboration

Building Information Management

This is the proven process of applying integrated project delivery, IPD, job order contarcting, JOC, or similar construction delivery methods throughout the project life-cycle and well as for on-gong facilities management. 10 Ways to Reduce Construction Risk with Collaboration.

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BIM Strategy- Why Everything, or Nothing Ever, Changes!

Building Information Management

BIM is the life-cycle modeling and management of the built environment supported by digital technology. Many, if not most organizations lack robust, consistent, and transparent planning policies and overall life-cycle management processes.