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 Knowledge Management

Job Order Contracting

Facilities knowledge management. Building an integrated facilities knowledge management / LEAN environment is far from complex. Significant benefits to all participants and stakeholders are provided throughout all facilities management phases. Facilities Knowledge Management

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Construction project management 101 – Checklist

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The term construction project management can be used to describe a vast number of tasks, roles and responsibilities. Additionally, the basics and essentials of budgeting, finance, organisation, scheduling, conflicts, and legal issues are also covered by the project manager.

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.

Managing the Complexities of Construction Drawing Sets

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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.

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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Vendor Management in the Construction Industry

The Constructor

Vendor management in construction industry focuses on enlisting the vendors, managing the services and goods provided by the vendors to execute the.

5 Tips to Achieving the Best Construction Project Management

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Effectively managing today’s construction projects can be a complex, exhaustive process. But it doesn’t have to be. Construction Best Practices

Big Brother – Micro Manager?

Contractor Magazine

Managers now have access to more operational data than ever before, but amid gains in productivity are concerns about privacy and freedom

Turning Service Technicians into Service Managers

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Technology like Spectrum's Service Tech solution is enabling service technicians to be their own managers in the field

14 Principles of Management by Henry Fayol

The Constructor

The 14 principles of management stated by Henry Fayol is one of the famous administration theory used in management. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management 14 Principles of management henry fayol principle of management

Jobsite managers embrace robotics

Construction Dive

Rather than feeling replaced by machines, workers and unions also see artificial intelligence as an ally against such issues as labor shortages, precision and productivity, presenters at ENR FutureTech said

Finding the Equipment Management Sweet Spot

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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.

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.

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

Managing absenteeism and uncertainty on the jobsite

Construction Dive

Robust safety policies and transparent communication are the keys to keeping team members comfortable, engaged and coming back to work

Facing Facility Management Challenges After An Expansion

Business Facilities

The challenges that come with a major expansion include facility management issues associated with organizing larger spaces, plus additional workforce, equipment, and maintenance. Read: Facing Facility Management Challenges After An Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

JOC Program Manager’s Duties

Job Order Contracting

A JOC Program Manager’s Duties are critical to assuring quality, on-time, and on-budget construction project delivery. The post JOC Program Manager’s Duties appeared first on 4BT. JOC Program Manager's Duties JOC Program JOC program manager

How to Modernize Construction Management

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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.

10 key responsibilities of a construction project manager

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What are the responsibilities of a project manager in construction? The dispute manager. Manage risks. Not all construction project managers know what they do all the time. The construction project manager is the key figure of the construction project team.

Equipment Manager Confidence Sags

Construction Equipment

Confidence among equipment managers dropped in May compared to the previous month, according to the Equipment Manager Confidence Index.

Construction Management – the ultimate guide

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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.

What Makes a Strong Project Manager

Construction Business Owner

What Makes a Strong Project Manager. The attributes and abilities any project manager needs to possess to succeed on a construction project Elizabeth Manning. Thu, 04/30/2020 - 09:33.

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.

10 Rules of Effective Crisis Management

Construction Business Owner

10 Rules of Effective Crisis Management. Elizabeth Manning. Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:42. What would you do if your office called to report that a crane at one of the company’s construction sites toppled over, killing several workers and pedestrians?

Managing a coronavirus-related project shutdown

Construction Dive

Contractors and subcontractors need to take several steps to secure their jobsites before stopping work under new county, city and state orders

Construction Project Management Software

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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

Facility Management Software – Construction STAR Ratings

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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.

Gantt Chart in Construction Management – Features and Advantages [PDF]

The Constructor

Construction Engineering & Management advantages of gantt chart Construction Management disadvantages of gantt chart features of gantt chart Gantt chart Project Management

Redefining Construction Document Management

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The Problem with Paper

Why is Plan Cost Management Necessary? [PDF]

The Constructor

Plan cost management is a system for handling the costs of a project throughout its lifecycle. With the help of a cost management plan, standard. Estimating & Costing

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Construction Requirements Management

Job Order Contracting

Early and ongoing requirements management is a key focus of any LEAN construction planning, procurement, and project delivery process. The construction sector has a terrible track record with respect to requirements management.

Resources for Owners/Managers during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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As an owner/manager, your employees’ well-being is of high priority. Here are some tips and resources for how to support your teams. Viewpoint News

Resources for Owners/Managers during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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As an owner/manager, your employees’ well-being is of high priority. Here are some tips and resources for how to support your teams. Viewpoint News

Resources for Owners/Managers during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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As an owner/manager, your employees’ well-being is of high priority. Here are some tips and resources for how to support your teams. Viewpoint News

Equipment Manager Confidence Improves in June

Construction Equipment

Confidence among equipment managers improved slightly in June compared to the previous month, according to the Equipment Manager Confidence Index, published by Construction Equipment. The Index measures equipment manager confidence on a scale of

Turning Your Project Managers into Business Managers

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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

Best Practices for Construction Document Management

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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.

10 helpful tips for construction managers

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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.

Difference Between PERT & Gantt Charts in Project Management [PDF]

The Constructor

PERT (Program Evaluation & Review Technique) and Gantt charts are used in project management to represent the activities or tasks in a project.