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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

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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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

How to ensure that your 3-6 week planning will be delivered on time

Geniebelt

Construction management lean construction lean management planning pull planningWhat is a look-ahead schedule? Construction projects come with a lot of admin work and several tasks inextricably linked to each other.

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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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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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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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.

RADA Technologies Plans New HQ In Maryland

Business Facilities

Read: RADA Technologies Plans New HQ In Maryland at BusinessFacilities.com. The aerospace and defense electronics company will add 80 new jobs in Montgomery County by December 2023.

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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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Market watch: Indicators crucial to planning for a construction downturn

Construction Dive

Construction leaders and industry experts look to a range of signs when trying to accurately forecast the future for their businesses

How to Create a Qualifier Contingency Plan

Construction Business Owner

Creating a qualifier contingency plan is a simple, low-cost effort that mitigates those vulnerabilities while providing the added benefits of developing your qualifier pipeline and facilitating business development. Getting a contractor’s license is a complicated, time-consuming process.

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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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100-Foot Glass Globe, Data Center Part of Foxconn Plans

Construction Equipment

Foxconn has now added a data center and a glass globe auditorium to construction plans for its manufacturing complex in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin.

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

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

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

Surveyor

A Viewpoint on Construction, Modern Takes on a Transforming Industry