Planning

Contractor Magazine

In case you have never heard of the Seven P’s before, they are: Proper, Prior, Planning, Prevents, P**s, Poor, Performance

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How to Set Good Safety Plan for Concrete Formwork System?

The Constructor

Good safety plans for formwork system ensure execution of construction project as per established construction practice and avoid undesired events. Building Building Technology Guide Formwork/Shuttering Construction Planning Construction SIte Planning Planning for Safety

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Breakthrough Marketing Plans for Construction Brands

Construction Marketing

So, to address this yearly task, the CMA is conducting a marketing national survey and launching a webinar entitled Breakthrough Marketing Plans for Construction Brands which will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 1 PM CDT. Breakthrough Marketing Plans – Call for Panelists.

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Lean Construction – Pull Planning Explained

cnstrctr

How Does Pull Planning Fit Into It? Pull planning is considered a lean scheduling technique. Okay Great – What Is Pull Planning? Pull planning is given away by it’s name. Planning by pulling. Have you implemented Pull Planning on your construction project?

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Episode 6 – Planning for the Future: Succession Planning for Contractors

Surveyor

Episode 6 – Planning for the Future: Succession Planning for Contractors. In this episode of A Viewpoint on Construction, we talk about succession planning with Gregg Schoppman, principal and Florida consulting manager with construction consulting firm FMI.

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Predictive planning: Work on the plan, not in It

Construction Dive

Learn how AI-guided predictive planning is helping the industry achieve better project outcomes

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Marketing Planning Best Practices – Construction

Construction Marketing

The Importance of Marketing Plans. Surely, the skill and quality of marketing planning can support both the effectiveness and efficiency of marketing. Likewise, understanding marketing planning best practices can aid marketers at all levels in realizing their potential.

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The path to LEAN Construction Planning, Procurement, and Integrated Project Delivery

Job Order Contracting

The path to LEAN construction planning, procurement, and integrated project delivery, IPD… 1. LEAN construction planning, procurement, and integrated project delivery tools and services are readily available.

Bluebeam Revu: Site Planning 101

Carol Hagen

Site Planning just became easier with the Blubeeam Revu 2015 release thanks to the new Sketch Tools. Whether you want to place a crane, trailer or define a temporary parking lot you can now define dimensions and also create scalable tools to reuse with your common site plan items.

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Planning 2.0: Why knowledge-driven planning trumps traditional CPM

Construction Dive

Knowledge-driven planning doesn’t replace CPM, it spurs it to evolve. Today’s scheduling tools can serve as a strategic, proactive guide throughout the planning process

A Marketing Planning Checklist

Construction Marketing

Marketing plans come in a number of “shapes and sizes”, from a detailed strategic marketing plan with extensive market segmentation and competitive intelligence, to an annual tactical plan with budgets and calendars, to a plan in support of a new product launch.

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CONSTRUCTION PROJECT PLANNING OBJECTIVES

The Constructor

Construction project planning is a process of documenting action based plans for completion of project in time. Construction project planning. Construction Construction Management Construction Project Construction Planning Construction Projects Planning

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A Specialty Game Plan for Skilled Labor

Surveyor

How Education Programs, Training and Technology are Rebuilding Specialty Contractors’ Workforces. Construction Best Practices

IPD – Ensuring Construction COLLABORATION from Planning, through Procurement, through Project Delivery, and Beyond!

Job Order Contracting

Ensuring COLLABORATION from Planning, through Procurement, through Project Delivery, and Beyond for repair, renovation, maintenance, and new construction requires an integrated outcome-focused process.

What’s Your Company’s Crisis Plan?

Surveyor

When disaster strikes, having the right technology and a solid plan in place can ensure limited business disruption

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Making Interactive Plan Sets (Auto Mark and Batch Link)

Carol Hagen

Today’s Tip will help everyone working on the project by making Interactive (Navigable) Plan Sets. Using vector based plans is key to making interactive plan sets so the sheet index is hyperlinked to each page.

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Bluebeam Tips: Interactive Plan Sets Best Practices

Carol Hagen

This works great for Bluebeamers but when sharing construction plan sets with subcontractors and other team members that might not own Bluebeam Revu, they don’t have a back button available with Acrobat or other PDF viewers. Construction Composite Plan Set Navigator Sample.

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Atlanta transit authority approves $27B regional plan

Construction Dive

The plan includes 192 projects, with $21 billion earmarked for the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority

OpenBUILD(TM) LEAN Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery Solution

Job Order Contracting

LEAN construction planning, procurement, and project delivery can consistently drive significant improvement over traditional methods. LEAN Construction Planning

Everything you need for LEAN Building and Project Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery

Job Order Contracting

Best value repair, renovation, maintenance, or new construction requires early and ongoing sharing of actionable information, starting with planning and design and continuing throughout the buildings life-cycle.

Strategic Construction Project Planning and Programming Criteria

The Constructor

Strategic construction project planning and programming all the activities carried out helps to shape the programming of its capital projects. Construction Construction Management Construction Project Construction Planning Construction Projects Planning

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Different Types of Building Plans

The Constructor

Building plans are the set of drawings which consists of floor plan, site plan, cross sections, elevations, electrical, plumbing and landscape.

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Slipsheeting Construction Plan Sets Electronically

Carol Hagen

Bluebeam Revu allows for slipsheeting plan set pages so your markups remain and the underlying content is updated with the new changes. Bluebeam Revu Construction Industry - Software Bluebeam Revu Tips Construction Plans Plansets Slipsheeting

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PLANNING, SCHEDULING IN CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

The Constructor

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

NY Gov. Cuomo introduces $275B infrastructure plan

Construction Dive

The $175 billion, five-year infrastructure proposal has been added to the governor's previous $100 billion initiative, making it the largest state plan in U.S.

Amazon scraps NYC HQ2 plans

Construction Dive

The company said it is withdrawing its plans for the Long Island City headquarters location due to the significant local political opposition

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BEST VALUE & COMPLIANT Construction Planning, Procurement, And Project Delivery

Job Order Contracting

BEST VALUE & COMPLIANT Construction Planning, Procurement, And Project Delivery can be deployed and managed today using a robust suite LEAN tools and services. The post BEST VALUE & COMPLIANT Construction Planning, Procurement, And Project Delivery appeared first on 4BT.

4 bad planning habits to kick in 2020

Construction Dive

Time to kick those bad planning habits. Learn how to create more achievable and risk-adjusted plans

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Framework for Integrated Facilities Planning, Procurement, and LEAN Project Delivery

Job Order Contracting

Any real property owner can develop and deploy a robust Framework for Integrated Facilities Planning, Procurement, and LEAN Project Delivery. Core Elements of LEAN Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery. Simplifying a System to Meet Actual Facilities Needs.

Marketing 2013 Outlook, Planning, Budgeting, & Strategies – Webcast Summary

Construction Marketing

With only a month and a half left in 2012, planning for 2013 is well underway. The Construction Marketing Association’s Marketing 2013 Outlook, Planning, Budgeting, & Strategies webcast was packed with planning and budgeting information and tips for success in 2013.

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Planning for Bridge Construction

The Constructor

Planning for bridge construction is required as it has huge impact on life of people. Social, scientific and technological dimensions for bridge. Bridges Structures Bridge Bridge Construction

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Democratic candidates talk infrastructure plans

Construction Dive

Former Vice President Joe Biden said raising the corporate income tax rate to 28% would generate about $740 billion in additional funds that could be used for infrastructure

Pull planning in construction – 101 guide

Geniebelt

This is exactly what happens with pull planning, which is one of the overall best. Construction management construction management construction planning pull planningPicture rows of dominoes set up in strategic lines. Each domino standing by itself but part of a bigger picture at the same time. The domino at the end of the creation can’t fall until each one before it falls.

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The Unique Challenges of Procurement Planning for Construction Companies

ProcurementExpress.com

With that in mind, we’ll look at three of the biggest challenges that construction teams deal with and how they affect procurement planning. Meaning, teams need to seek out software tools that allow for better planning and streamlined communication.

PROJECT PLANNING, SCHEDULING & CONTROLLING

The Constructor

PROJECT PLANNING In planning phase, plan is made and strategies are set, taking into consideration the company policies, procedures and rules. Construction Construction Management Construction Project Construction Scheduling Planning Project Management

Fundamentals of Efficient Public Sector Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery

Job Order Contracting

The Fundamentals of Efficient Public Sector Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery are important to professionals hoping to meet their fiduciary responsibilities by maximizing the use of taxpayer funds.

The top 10 reasons contractor succession planning has evolved

Construction Dive

Societal and economic forces like the labor shortage and the rise of technology have changed the way construction business owners plan their next steps

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SEC, some shareholders oppose McDermott Chapter 11 plan

Construction Dive

The opposition stems from the plan's overly broad liability releases and the fact that management gets new equity while stockholders are shut out

DOL apprenticeship plan stirs debate among contractors

Construction Dive

The controversy centers on whether construction should be exempt from a proposed provision that paves the way for standard-setting training programs

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Free Solar Food Dryer Plans

Natural Building

Nearly two decades of testing and experimentation have gone into producing these solar food dehydrator plans. Anyone with basic woodworking skills can make these plans. The complete plans are available for free at www.motherearthnews.com.

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