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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Breakthrough Marketing Plans for Construction Brands

Construction Marketing Blog

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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Trending Sources

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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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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Marketing Planning Best Practices – Construction

Construction Marketing Blog

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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 for Success: Three Commercial Construction Industry Tips for 2016

Commercial Construction

Here are three key points we consider every year, which can apply to any company in the commercial real estate industry in planning for the future: 1. Commercial Construction General Construction Strategies and Operations construction management Construction strategies Planning

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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Commercial Construction Project Planning: 3 Warning Signs Your Budget Might Go Bust

Commercial Construction

In a best-case scenario, a general contractor budgets a job based on thorough architectural and engineered drawings that encompass not only the client’s design intent, but also careful planning for everything from mechanical systems to cosmetic finishes.

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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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Scan, plan, execute: 3D reality capture in construction

Construction Dive

Digital twins created via laser scanning and photogrammetry offer value from pre-planning to well after completion, a proprietor of the emerging technology explains

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

Construction Marketing Blog

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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How to generate a floor plan to scale for any space

Construction Cost Estimating

Given below, some vital steps and items for creating a solid diagram for floor plan: List requirements: Create a brief list of the requirements of the people who will capture the space. Adjoining space and outside or overall dimensions of these items, and then trace each on your plan.

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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

BREAKING NEWS: Amazon Cancels Plans For NYC Headquarters

Business Facilities

Amazon has released a statement announcing the company is canceling its plans for a New York City headquarters as part of its HQ2 project. Read: BREAKING NEWS: Amazon Cancels Plans For NYC Headquarters at BusinessFacilities.com.

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How to plan your warehouse layout

The Korte Company

As we discuss the multitude of factors influencing the layout of a warehouse, we’ll share stories from past warehouse construction projects and actual drawings made during the early stages of projects to illustrate how discussions about these important assets turn into plans on paper.

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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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Plan Shy

Mr Ethics

The theater owner has found the original plans and has given them to use to use to reconstruct the theater. Regards, Plan Shy. Dear Plan, This is a familiar situation where ethics and the law converge. It is unethical to use the plans and specifications of another design professional unless there has been provided written permission to do so. Suits are regularly filed by either the design professional or their heirs over alleged unauthorized use of their plans.

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Plan Shy

Mr Ethics

The theater owner has found the original plans and has given them to use to use to reconstruct the theater. Regards, Plan Shy. Dear Plan, This is a familiar situation where ethics and the law converge. It is unethical to use the plans and specifications of another design professional unless there has been provided written permission to do so. Suits are regularly filed by either the design professional or their heirs over alleged unauthorized use of their plans.

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Some useful tips to draw a floor plan effectively

Construction Cost Estimating

A floor plan stands for a scaled diagram of a room or building glanced from above. The floor plan may demonstrate a whole building, one floor of a building, or a single room. It may also comprise of measurements, furniture, appliances, or everything required for developing the plan.

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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Monopoly busting with multiple marketing connections: The plan, at least

Construction Marketing Ideas

The post Monopoly busting with multiple marketing connections: The plan, at least appeared first on Construction Marketing Ideas.

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Emergency Commercial Facility Disaster Planning: 3 Takeaways from Recent Hurricanes

Commercial Construction

We also understand how important it is to have a commercial facility disaster plan in place ahead of time. Earlier this fall, the entire country watched as hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria caused widespread destruction across Texas, Florida, the Caribbean and Puerto Rico.

COBie Implementation Plans

Collaborative Construction

As with most BIM and IPD related tools and processes, COBie works a lot better when an integrated cross disciplinary team comes together in advance to formulate a coherent implementation plan relative to the delivery of COBie data to the owner.

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PLANNING, SCHEDULING AND CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

The Constructor

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

NABTU: Union, wage protections must underlie $1T infrastructure plan

Construction Dive

Union leaders and lawmakers at a conference this week called for prevailing wages, project labor agreements and other standards to be included

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PLANNING OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

The Constructor

Planning is the first step of project management philosophy of planning, organizing and controlling the execution of the projects. Project planning. Construction Project Constrution Construction Execution Construction Management Construction Planning Construction Scheduling

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Plans for the Floating House Freely Available

Jetson Green

Anyone interested in doing so will be happy to learn that the UK architecture firm Carl Turner Architects plans to release the blueprints for their Floating House, which they built a few months ago.

How To Prepare A Construction Plan

cnstrctr

Learning how to prepare a construction plan can take years and multiple projects before you are exposed to enough information. With that said building a construction plan is simple if you use these easy to follow steps. What Is A Construction Plan?

Austin creates innovative plan to boost affordable housing

BD+C

The plan relaxes zoning restrictions and provides incentives for higher density construction in affordable and mixed-income developments. City leaders in Austin, Texas are backing an innovative policy to increase the amount of affordable housing.

$136B North Texas transportation plan clears key environmental hurdle

Construction Dive

DOT determined that the Mobility 2045 plan — which is funding rail, bus and highway systems to accommodate an estimated 51% regional population increase — meets federal air quality requirements

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The Importance of Planning Ahead with Construction Software Implementations

Surveyor

That’s why having an implementation plan in place — especially with construction management software — is vital. Make a Software Implementation Plan. Implementing new software, especially in a large organization, takes planning.