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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Biden’s Infrastructure Plan

Job Order Contracting

Biden’s Infrastructure Plan (Source: [link]. The post Biden’s Infrastructure Plan appeared first on 4BT. Biden's Infrastructure Plan

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JOC PROGRAM PLANNING

Job Order Contracting

The below items highlight serval consideration for facilities management and procurement professionals involved in JOC PROGRAM PLANNING. JOC PROGRAM PLANNING Considerations. JOC PROGRAM PLANNING. The post JOC PROGRAM PLANNING appeared first on 4BT. JOC PROGRAM PLANNING

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Planning for a Crisis: The Importance of a Construction Cybersecurity Plan

Viewpoint Construction Technology

With cyberattacks on the rise, learn how to create a construction cybersecurity plan to protect sensitive data. Construction Best Practices

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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.

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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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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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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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Pullback in Commercial, Institutional Planning Ends 6-Month Consecutive Gains

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The momentum index, issued by Dodge Data & Analytics, is a monthly measure of the first (or initial) report for nonresidential building projects in planning, which have been shown to lead construction spending for nonresidential buildings by a full year.

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. INTRODUCTION.

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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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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Why planning is the heartbeat of your repetitive project

Lets Build

Like that, you will be able to plan your next steps with precision, maintain better control over your project and prevent delays before they expand out of proportion. If you plan your tasks in days, then any delay that might appear will most probably also result in a delay of a few days.

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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

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Facilities Operations and Maintenance Planning – Principles, Systems, Culture, & Results

Job Order Contracting

Efficient Facilities Operations and Maintenance Planning involves integrated planning, procurement, and project delivery support mechanisms. Measure and analyze results relative to resources used against planned objectives Iteratively improve efficiency to achieve planned objectives.

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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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3 steps for building a strong culture around planning

Lets Build

Without further ado, here are the three secrets you should keep in mind when you try to introduce and develop a sharp culture around planning in your projects: 1. Make your plan easily available to everyone.

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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.

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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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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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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JOC Program Durations, Sequence, Resource Planning, Material Planning, Contractor Input

Job Order Contracting

This includes consideration of JOC Program Durations, Sequence, Resource Planning, Material Planning, Contractor Input, and more… The post JOC Program Durations, Sequence, Resource Planning, Material Planning, Contractor Input appeared first on 4BT.

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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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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Collaborative Construction Procurement Planning and Project Delivery = Best Value Outcomes

Job Order Contracting

Collaborative Construction Procurement Planning and Project Delivery is a robust process for consistently achieving long-term best value for all participants and stakeholders. Owner Leadership – A Fundamental Requirement for Collaborative Construction Procurement Planning.

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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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.

Biden Unveils $2T Infrastructure Plan

Construction Equipment

President Biden will unveil an eight-year, $2 trillion infrastructure plan that will be paid for with higher corporate income taxes. Two construction equipment groups offered initial support for the plan, although concerns about tax increases came from the manufacturing side.

OSHA’s Updated Interim Enforcement Response Plan for COVID-19

FDR Safety

On March 12 OSHA released an updated COVID-19 response plan. Department of Labor’s (DOL) COVID-19 Workplace Safety Plan to reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission to OSHA Compliance Safety and Health Officers (CSHO) during inspections. [2].

A Specialty Game Plan for Skilled Labor

Viewpoint Construction Technology

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

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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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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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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Infrastructure: The American Jobs Plan

Constructech

By now, I am sure you have heard about President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan, which looks to create millions of jobs, rebuild our infrastructure, and position the United States to outcompete China. This plan is talking about invest just over $2 trillion during this decade.

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.

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. Also, a marketing planning checklist was provided and the results of a 2012 CMA national marketing outlook survey were presented for the first time. Marketing Planning.

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