Scheduled Maintenance – 17th March

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There will be scheduled maintenance this coming Sunday 17th March 2019 between the hours 6am-12pm AEDT (UTC+11). Monthly updates will be carried out on all Windows servers to improve stability and security. Email will be sent out when the system becomes available.

How to Avoid 3 Common Commercial Construction Scheduling Delays

Commercial Construction

Any sort of construction delay can be disastrous in this time-pressed landscape, as there’s typically little wiggle room built into a construction schedule. The client will either have to amend the construction schedule, find an alternative product or deal with delays.

Footing Bar Bending Schedule (BBS) – Estimation of Steel Quantity

The Constructor

Bar bending schedule (BBS) of an concrete footing provides the reinforcement details and the total steel quantity required for the footing. Concrete Technology Foundation Design Bar Bending Schedule Foundation design Isolated Footing

Laser scans, BIM slash schedule for Kansas subcontractor

Construction Dive

A virtual design approach saved more than 30% on labor costs and cut 50% from the schedule on a complex, fast-turnaround piping project

Kansas 103

Digital Dryshack # 68: Scheduling Best Practices

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

15 Tips for Best-Practices Scheduling. Rule # 1: Always maintain the best interests of the project in the schedule. Rule # 2: Always maintain high ethical standards in building the project schedule. Use the entire contract duration in the initial project schedule (IPS).

Construction Project Scheduling

Construction Cost Estimating

In simple words, a project schedule is a kind of document that gathers all the important works so that project can be delivered on time. So make sure that the important ones should be on the top of the schedule to complete the project on time.

BAR BENDING SCHEDULE FOR RCC BEAM

The Constructor

Bar bending schedule provides the reinforcement calculation for reinforced concrete beam. How To Guide Reinforcement Guide Bar Bending Schedule RCC reinforcement Reinforcement Estimation It provides details of reinforcement cutting length, type.

Digital Dryshack #92: 6 Tips: P6 Scheduling for D.O.D., 2016

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

One significant takeaway that reinforced what we were already noticing is that new government personnel are changing NAVFAC’s & USACE’s scheduling specs for recent projects. For years we had been able to count on a rigorous but largely boilerplate scheduling spec for both branches of the service. As fundamental and obvious as it sounds, even experienced schedulers often skip this crucial stop and assume they know what’s required.

How to Create a Successful Restaurant Construction Schedule

Commercial Construction

As the best restaurant construction firms will tell you, the most common reason construction schedules and budgets increase for a restaurant opening is not due to a commercial construction crisis (such a burst pipe, etc.),

Viega Announces Fall Training Schedule

Contractor Magazine

Classes to be held in Colorado and New Hampshire

PROJECT PLANNING, SCHEDULING & CONTROLLING

The Constructor

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

Digital Dryshack #87: 10 Reasons D.O.D. Schedules get Rejected

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

firm providing scheduling training in Honolulu last week reminded me of the struggles most midsize contractors face when submitting an Initial Project Schedule (IPS) to NAVFAC or the Army Corps of Engineers. Rarely are the rigorous and demanding scheduling complexities included in D.O.D. For this reason, I’ve listed the 10 most common reasons the Government rejects Initial Project Schedule submissions: Incomplete Logical Network is the #1 reason most schedules are re­jected.

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

Bar Bending Schedule(BBS)of Footing – Estimation of Steel Quantity

The Constructor

The bar bending schedule(BBS) of an R.C.C Concrete Technology Foundation Design Bar Bending Schedule Foundation design Isolated Footingfooting provides the reinforcement details and the total steel quantity required for the footing.

Collaborative Construction Blog: BIM Workshops Scheduled with.

Collaborative Construction

BIM Workshops Scheduled with CITA in Ireland. Others interested in scheduling a similar presentation for built industry stakeholders in your region should contact James directly. SCSI - BIM for Estimators & Schedulers. BIM Workshops Scheduled with CITA in Ireland.

PCL analyzes jobsite data to keep costs, schedules in check

Construction Dive

The firm's new platform uses sensors to gather data straight from the construction site

Bar Bending Schedule For Floor Slabs

Construction Cost Estimating

Bar bending schedule is an important structural working document that rightly gives the disposition, bending shape, total length, and quantity of all the reinforcements that have been provided in a structural drawing.

Accelerating project schedules with immersive collaboration

BD+C

The process of designing and constructing buildings can be an overwhelmingly complex task. Innumerable operations, adjustments and decisions—small and monumental—made over months, even years, eventually result in a flourishing school, hospital or civic space that proudly serves its community.

Construction Scheduling Techniques

Construction Cost Estimating

Construction cost estimator should create project scheduling to assign dates to project activities and to match the resources of materials , equipment and labour for organized project procedure. Proper scheduling eliminates problems that can arise due to production limitation.

ADVANTAGES OF BAR BENDING SCHEDULE

The Constructor

Bar bending schedule provides details of reinforcement cutting and bending length. Advantages of bar bending schedule when used along with. Concrete Technology How To Guide Reinforcement Guide reinforcement Reinforcement Estimation

Mortenson-Clark JV completes $1.4B Chase Center on schedule

Construction Dive

The mixed-use center took the team 30 months to build, with up to 1,500 workers on the jobsite at a time

How To Improve Productivity and Schedule Accuracy in Construction

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Improving productivity and schedule accuracy in construction can save time and money on a project. Productivity and Schedule Accuracy starts with having a construction schedule. Your schedule and your budget should be your bible on a construction project. At the same time creating a schedule at the start of a project and ignoring it is just as bad as not having one. You need to be constantly back checking against your schedule.

Schedules and payments dominate subcontractor challenges

Construction Dive

General contractors and subs need to be on the same page about these issues in order for the project to be done right and profitable

Denver airport commits to $770M budget and tighter schedule in wake of Great Hall firing

Construction Dive

The owner is taking over the troubled Jeppesen Terminal renovation and looking for new contractors before the current manager's Nov. 12 exit

What are Causes of Schedule Delays in Construction Projects?

The Constructor

There are various factors that lead to schedule delay in construction project. Factors might be different from one project to another one. In this. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management Construction Project Construction Construction Projects

Stretching Schedule Properties Dialog

Revit OpEd

When we stretch the schedule properties dialog only the Available Fields list gets wider. The side dedicated to the parameters assigned to the schedule gets no love. of Wishes Dialogs Opinion Schedules User Interface

Knowing Long Lead Items Early Speeds up Construction Schedules

Wolgast Corporation

Certain building materials or products that have to be ordered, imported, and/or manufactured specifically for a building can take longer than the natural progression of a construction schedule. Design/Build Professional General Contractor Scheduling Good for Business

Top 14 Most Common Scheduling Mistakes by Contractors

Best Practices Construction Law

Many delay, disruption, and loss of productivity claims are lost or substantially reduced in value because mistakes, errors and carelessness are reflected in the original schedule and plan of operations. Incomplete schedules. Again, the schedule can often set the tone for the job.

How BIM can enable construction scheduling in 4D

Construction Dive

Oracle and Assemble Systems join forces to enable users to easily create 4D simulations, cost-loaded schedules, micro-schedules—and manage constant project changes

Details of slab reinforcement on the basis of bar bending schedule

Construction Cost Estimating

This construction video provides detailed information on slab reinforcement that is created with bar bending schedule (BBS). Bar bending schedule (aka schedule of bars) belongs to a list of reinforcement bars, a specified RCC work item.

Viking Stadium 4D Scheduling

Construction Dive

4 - Issue 48) as one of the top 5 videos of 2015, we learned that 4D modeling played an essential role in the success of the new Vikings stadium - bringing it in ahead of schedule and under budget. Featured here in December 2015 (Vol.

Digital Dryshack #59, P6 Tech Tip: Conform Activity Description to 30-character USACE Scheduling Spec

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

Here’s a method I’ve used in the past to identify and fix this problem: Build the schedule, being mindful of the limit, but otherwise as you would normally do. When all activities are entered, export the schedule to XL. Happy scheduling!

5 steps to prevent common construction schedule delays

Geniebelt

Construction schedule delays are one of the most common topics of discussion within the industry. As reported by McKinsey and Company, an average project in construction is expected to experience a minimum 20-month delay and 80% budget overrun.

Project Schedule

The Constructor

I am Basically new in Construction. any body can suggest me a better excel template to track the Progress of the work and variance of the cost

Schedule Column Width

Revit OpEd

In my griping about schedules in my previous post I mentioned (in an addendum) that we get a new feature in Revit 2014 that provides some measure of control over column width. The Revit 2014 Modify Schedule/Quantities ribbon interface now looks like this.

Schedule Control measures

The Constructor

What are the “Schedule control measures” that instruct the contractor through contract documents? Read More at Schedule Control

Project Schedule

The Constructor

I am Basically new in Construction. any body can suggest me a better excel template to track the Progress of the work and variance of the cost

Schedule Linked Files

Revit OpEd

We can schedule elements that are in linked files but there isn''t a schedule that is only interested in telling us what linked files there are. We can take advantage of the addition of Grids and Levels as elements we can schedule in Revit 2014. Add the new schedule to the sheet.

Schedule Name and Header

Revit OpEd

A few years ago (Aug 08) I wrote a post that explained how to break the relationship between a schedule''s name and its header. Now the schedule header can be something else and the name we see in the Project Browser can be something else.

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