Redefining Construction Document Management

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That’s why effectively managing these changes is crucial to contractors’ success. These mistakes and delays can have a significant impact on your bottom line as a contractor — and leave your clients unimpressed with your teams’ abilities to manage projects.

Facilities Asset Management

Job Order Contracting

Efficient LEAN facilities asset management management can help real proper owner optimize physical and functional condition levels while optimizing capital reinvestment. All the tools and services are readily available to facilities management professional.

What is Construction Management?

The Constructor

Construction management is the overall planning, coordination, and control of a construction process from the start to the end. Building Technology Guide Construction Management

Risk Management in Construction Projects

The Constructor

Risk management in construction industry is an important part of the project planning and management. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management Construction ProjectVarious risks associated with construction.

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Managing the Complexities of Construction Drawing Sets

Surveyor

Drawings are foundational to construction project management. While dedicated drawing management capabilities are the best way to keep sheets organized and accessible to the extended project team, the reality is that paper processes and cloud drives are still the norm.

Construction Project Manager Field Guide

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When I first started my career in the construction industry I had no idea what a construction project manager was or did. So what exactly is a construction project manager and what do they do on a project? They manage the trades, financials, schedule, quality and administration.

Finding the Equipment Management Sweet Spot

Surveyor

Burrows Professor Emeritus at Virginia Tech and head of the Construction Engineering and Management Program , occurs when the increasing cost of operations begins to dominate the benefits of a decreasing cost of ownership for a machine.

How to Modernize Construction Management

Surveyor

There’s an industry transformation happening in construction, driven by modern technology, and these changes are significantly elevating construction management. Manual Processes Handcuffing True Construction Management.

Redefining Construction Document Management

Surveyor

The Problem with Paper

Commercial Construction Project Management: Managing What You Don’t Control

Commercial Construction

However, from time to time, we have to manage things that are out of our direct control – particularly when a project specifies owner furnished items (OFIs) or an owner vendor.

11 Essential Management Truths

Contractor Magazine

You can attend seminars and college to learn business management. But here are 11 essential truths about management that you will not learn in business school

Best Practices for Construction Document Management

Surveyor

Document management might not sound glamorous, but effective document management is critical to the success of construction projects. A survey of the Viewpoint community found many contractors still rely on basic digital tools like spreadsheets to manage their projects.

LEAN, BIM, and Measurably Improving Facilities Life-Cycle Management

Job Order Contracting

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is the efficient management of the life-cycle of the built environment supported by digital technology. The most significant benefit is total-cost-of-ownership management throughout the life-cycle of a physical asset.

5 Steps to Project Management

Construction Equipment

What is Project Management? Following a worker’s certification issued by the Project Management Institute (PMI), it’s a project manager’s job to dictate how to lay out, manage, and execute a project.

WEBINAR: Project Management Solutions

Contractor Magazine

Join us for this exclusive webinar, sponsored by simPRO, on November 12th at 2:00PM Eastern

Managing the Hispanic Workforce

Construction Business Owner

Hispanics make up a large portion of the U.S. workforce, which means the potential for work authorization violations is high. Noncompliance with federal laws could mean hefty civil and criminal penalties against an employer.

Construction Project Management Software

Surveyor

When it comes to project management software , contractors have numerous options, from spreadsheets and generic applications to software designed for the construction industry. Construction Management with John Chaney

Construction Management and Quickbooks

Carol Hagen

The challenge is achieving an integrated solution with estimating, scheduling and project management capabilities while addressing detailed job costing.

Facility Management Software – Construction STAR Ratings

Construction Marketing

Following are the Construction STAR Ratings for Facilities Management software (FM software). . Facilities Management software allow businesses or organizations to manage their maintenance and repair program from, typically, a web-based interface or dashboard.

Ten Tips For Project Management Success

Contractor Bookkeeping

On the surface, project management is a straightforward task. Well, it is more complicated than that and in reality, most projects managers are harassed a lot. But businesses and project managers can avoid all these hitches through simple and effective management strategies.

LEAN Asset Management

Job Order Contracting

LEAN Infrastructure Asset Management. LEAN asset management is simply defined as best value life-cycle management of the built environment, inclusive of buildings, roadways, utilities, transportation systems, bridges, dams, and landscapes.

Turning Your Project Managers into Business Managers

Surveyor

Project managers often control in excess of $1 MM, $5 MM, even $ 10 MM in annual contract revenue and risk. However, project managers often do not view themselves as business managers. They view themselves as middle management – cogs in the wheel of a great machine that churns through backlog year-in and year-out – leaving the business issues up to division managers and executives. Construction Management with John Chaney

Collaborative Project Management

Contractor Magazine

What if there existed an industry network that created an entirely different form of collaboration

5 Key Construction HR Management Issues — And How Technology Can Help

Surveyor

Managing human resources in construction can bring a series of complex challenges. But modern technologies are simplifying the processes

How Real-Time Job Costing Elevates Construction Management

Surveyor

Real-time access to and processing of job cost data is vital to the health of contractors' projects

Managing the Complexities of Construction Drawing Sets

Surveyor

Project Management Connected Drawings

Rethinking Traditional Construction Project Management—Part 1 of 5

Surveyor

Editor’s Note: This is Part 1 of a five-part series on Construction Project Management. How those projects are managed can make or break the company. That makes project managers (or in some companies, project sponsors who oversee teams of project managers) arguably the most important role in an organization. Whereas others may be responsible for particular tasks or defined roles on the project, project managers have to be somewhat of a “jack of all trades.”.

Construction Project Managers Go Mobile

Carol Hagen

Update September 27, 2010: Project Manager views Job Alerts on iPad using Corecon Mobile. Update: Project Manager uses iPhone to access construction documentation. Construction Project Managers main line of communication is their mobile device. Contact Management.

Construction Management – the ultimate guide

Geniebelt

Construction management (CM) is a long and extremely demanding process. The main purpose of construction management is to sharply control and monitor the progress of a project in terms of quality, cost and time. Construction Management construction books construction industry construction management construction manager construction schools project managementIt’s the foundation for every building project and the key to its success.

Best Practices for Construction Document Management

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The Challenges of Construction Document Management

Continuous Job Cost and Billing Data for Project Managers

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Viewpoint Team improves project manager data self-sufficiency by providing job cost and billing actuals data without jumping to another application. Although project managers have broad responsibilities, keeping track of job financials is key.

5 Reasons our New HR Management Solution Has Construction Pros Swooning

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However, HR functions are often overwhelmed managing manual tasks for employees and need help. Take a look at what some of our customers are saying about the benefits of Viewpoint HR Management. . Using Viewpoint HR Management for our benefits enrollment really streamlined the process.

Managing Managers Made Easy

Construction Business Owner

Managing people does not come naturally to most construction business owners. Often, project managers, estimators, general superintendents, superintendents, foremen and engineers are not born managers either.

Management—How Do You Do It?

Contractor Magazine

In today’s pressure cooker economy and labor (or lack thereof) market, managing your assets effectively is the end you should strive for

PROJECT MANAGER & PROJECT MANAGEMENT

The Constructor

Construction Construction Management A project is a temporary endeavor undertaken to achieve a particular aim. At the most basic level, a project is actually the response to a need, the.

Customer Relationship Management: Why Good Relationships Are Good Business in Commercial Construction

Commercial Construction

Michigan Avenue on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile when one day I met the retailer’s construction manager and we hit it off immediately. We kept in touch as I moved to the project management side of the business and he moved around to positions with several national retailers.

Service Management Construction Software | Construction Manager Software

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Service Management. Spectrum ® Service Management Construction Software streamlines your service operations for a better customer experience. Spectrum Service Management Construction Software is part of the integrated Spectrum Construction Software. Service Management Brochure.

PLANNING, SCHEDULING IN CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

The Constructor

Planning, scheduling is an important part of the construction management. Construction Construction Management Construction Project Construction Planning Construction Projects Project ManagementPlanning and scheduling of construction activities helps engineers to.

Episode 7: The Discipline of Effective Construction Compliance Management

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Episode 7: The Discipline of Effective Construction Compliance Management. Beck provides food for thought on how to best approach compliance management. A Viewpoint on Construction, Modern Takes on a Transforming Industry.

10 helpful tips for construction managers

Geniebelt

Guest Posts construction manager construction workers guest post project collaboration tips for construction managersFinishing homework in school was always an achievement. Be it an hour before the school started or a day before the holidays ended.