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

Lets Build

This is where the importance of delivering on your 3-6 week planning without any problems becomes visible. With the help of an up-to-date lookahead schedule, a Project manager can plan the tasks and objectives of the project for the next three to six weeks. What is a lookahead schedule?

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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. Brown, CMA Chairman, will share marketing planning tips and checklists, along with breakthrough marketing strategies for construction marketing success in 2013.

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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. Pull Planning can be done without the use of special systems but, someone has patented the idea and you’ll often hear the “Last Planner System” mentioned. The intention of the Pull Planning process is to get people communicating.

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Announcing an Innovative LEAN Construction Planning Procurement Project Delivery Solution

Job Order Contracting

Collaborative LEAN Construction Planning Procurement Project Delivery Solution. The post Announcing an Innovative LEAN Construction Planning Procurement Project Delivery Solution appeared first on 4BT.

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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Planning and Site Preparation for Concrete

Learn Civil Engineering

Planning and Site Preparation Today we will discuss about the planning and site preparation for concrete. But 1st we have to understand what planning is; and what is the need of planning and site preparation before getting into civil work. If we elaborate it in a simple way, we can say that planning makes your […].

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Value-based Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery

Job Order Contracting

Value-based construction planning, procurement, and project delivery can consistently enable quality projects, on-time and on-budget. PROCESS – LEAN planning, procure, and project delivery is a requirement.

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. This whitepaper will consider the different types of marketing plans, how to establish marketing budgets, and how much some top construction brands spend on marketing. Types of Marketing Plans.

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Improving Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery

Job Order Contracting

Improving construction planning, procurement, and project delivery involves consideration of core “competencies”, “process”, “efficiency”, and “technology” Or, put another way, People, Process, Information, and Technology. Training and organization-wide communications in support of LEAN construction planning, procurement, and project delivery are mandatory in order to achieve continuous improvement. INTRODUCTION.

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.

Collaborative planning in construction: Get your teams to work seamlessly together 

Lets Build

What does collaborative planning mean for construction? A huge number of stakeholders need to come together and work towards the same goal with full respect for both the short and long-term planning of the project. The 3 steps to successful collaborative planning.

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Microtunnelling: Planning, Process, and Construction

The Constructor

Microtunnelling is an efficient trenchless technique for the construction of small diameter tunnels. The method is especially useful for laying. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments Geotechnical Engineering

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

Viewpoint Construction Technology

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. What many contractors don’t know is that effective succession planning is a five- to 10-year process. A Viewpoint on Construction, Modern Takes on a Transforming Industry.

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Having a Covid-19 Business Continuity Plan

Viewpoint Construction Technology

It is more important than ever for your company to have a business continuity plan in place. Viewpoint has resources to help you put one together. Viewpoint News

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. One of the most basic types of marketing plans is a checklist that identifies a broad range of elements or steps required for typical marketing initiatives.

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Pull planning in construction – 101 guide

Lets Build

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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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

Post-coronavirus contingency planning for contractors, owners

Construction Dive

When U.S. construction reboots, contractors will face new short-term and long-term challenges. An expert from Turner & Townsend offers ways to prepare

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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

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. Creating markups to scale are useful on shop drawings, floor plans, installation detail as well. Bluebeam Revu Construction Industry - Software Bluebeam Revu Tips site planning Sketch tools

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Announcing an Innovative LEAN Construction Planning Procurement Project Delivery Solution Solution

Job Order Contracting

Collaborative LEAN Construction Planning Procurement Project Delivery Solution. The post Announcing an Innovative LEAN Construction Planning Procurement Project Delivery Solution Solution appeared first on 4BT. LEAN Construction Planning Procurement Project Delivery Solution Solution

Army Corps plans $4.6B flood control project in Miami-Dade

Construction Dive

The proposed plan focuses on seven geographic areas and would include the construction of storm surge barriers

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Planning Major and Minor Facilities / Asset Repair, Refurbishment, Maintenance, Renovation, and Construction

Job Order Contracting

How real property owners and facilities management professionals traditionally plan, procure, and deliver projects is the most significant barrier to improving capital reinvestment performance outcomes.

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.

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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How You Can Plan to Prevent Rework

Construction Business Owner

How You Can Plan to Prevent Rework. Use careful planning and a specific employee awareness strategy to cut down on the costs of rework your construction company deals with on every project Elizabeth Manning. Mon, 01/27/2020 - 11:23.

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What is difference between site plan and layout plan?

The Constructor

What is difference between site plan and layout plan? The post What is difference between site plan and layout plan? appeared first on The

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One Atlanta: Economic Mobility, Recovery And Resiliency Plan Launched

Business Facilities

Read: One Atlanta: Economic Mobility, Recovery And Resiliency Plan Launched at BusinessFacilities.com. Daily News Economic Development Featured Georgia Public-Private Partnerships Taxes & Incentives Workforce Development Atlanta Business Incentives coronavirus COVID-19 Employment georgia Invest Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms One Atlanta: Economic Mobility Recovery and Resiliency Plan WorkSource Atlanta

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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What’s Your Company’s Crisis Plan?

Viewpoint Construction Technology

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. We’ll cover adding hyperlinks to plan details, creating Sets and batch slip sheeting (Revu 2015 Extreme Only-Release Date Feb 3, 2015) in future posts.

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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. Here’s a best practice tip that will make it easier for everyone using the plans. Construction Composite Plan Set Navigator Sample. Perhaps the plan set of tomorrow is a layered view of each disciple with built-in clash detection.

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Strategically planning your firm past the COVID-19 pandemic

BD+C

Dwight Eisenhower once said that “plans are worthless, but planning is everything.”

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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.

A Specialty Game Plan for Skilled Labor

Viewpoint Construction Technology

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

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

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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How to Cut Costs & Plan for a Future Beyond COVID-19

Construction Business Owner

How to Cut Costs & Plan for a Future Beyond COVID-19. Elizabeth Manning. Wed, 07/01/2020 - 05:39. As leaders steer their businesses through the fog of the coronavirus pandemic, fear and uncertainty are often two unwelcome, but likely, drivers of business decisions. COVID-19 related disruption is causing widespread panic. When companies sense a financial pitfall, it’s tempting to cut costs—and to do so promptly.

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Road Development Plans in India

CivilJungle

Introduction of the Road Plan. Highway Development and Planning. Planning is one of the most important things before starting any project. Highway Development and Planning is very important in the overall development of the country. The Necessity of Highway Planning.

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