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The development of a formalized mechanism to identify new technologies was initiated by conducting an extensive literature search. This search was necessary to establish a knowledge base associated with construction areas and the nature of research and development taking place...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Technology/topics/RT-015 5/18/2016 12:42:38 PM
This research is very relevant to the construction industry safety programming. In fact the methodology to develop a near miss reporting program can be applied to any industry that is interested in improved safety performance. This topic covered leadership commitment, employee...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Safety/topics/RT-301 4/25/2016 3:58:29 PM
This research was undertaken to better understand the flow of information during front end planning. In addition, this research sought to better understand front end planning and to identify areas where it may be improved.The front end planning process was carefully diagrammed...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Planning/topics/RT-221 2/7/2016 6:15:24 AM
A learning organization is skilled at creating, acquiring, sharing, and applying knowledge, and embracing change and innovation at all levels, resulting in optimum performance and maximum competitive advantage. The EPC industry has a definite need for knowledge-based services ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Professional-Development/topics/RT-201 4/25/2016 8:33:32 AM
This robust empirical study of over 200 capital facility projects was co-funded by CII and the Charles Pankow Foundation. Using a variety of statistical methods to model the relationships between project delivery and project success, the primary finding of the study is that ow...
/topic-summaries-data/cpf/res-cpf-2015-maximizing-success-in-integrated-projects 5/23/2019 10:35:08 AM
The focus of this study was to:Document practical applications of Schedule Reduction TechniquesVerify their potential for schedule reductionDescribe successful implementation stepsHighlight success factors and barriersMake recommendations for current and new users This study r...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Controls/topics/RT-041 2/7/2016 6:20:16 AM
This research is the first effort of CII, published in July 1986, to define and quantify the benefits of an effective constructability program. It defines constructability as the optimum use of construction knowledge and experience in planning, design, procurement, and field o...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Design-Planning-Optimization/topics/RT-003 2/7/2016 6:08:34 AM
Why do we need ISO 15926? The short answer is: So that we can exchange and reuse complex plant and project information more easily and more cheaply. A slightly longer answer is: To mitigate the current high costs of rekeying and reformatting information to move it from one pro...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/FT-10 3/2/2020 7:45:38 AM
RT-334 defined out-of-sequence work (OOS) as an activity or series of activities that are not performed according to a planned logical productive sequence. Despite the seriousness of the challenges that OOS imposes on the construction industry, the existing body of literature ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Risk-Management/topics/RT-334 7/25/2017 1:20:35 PM
A need for an industry-wide construction productivity measurement baseline was recognized for a number of years leading up to this research effort. Construction productivity data for nationwide use was either not available or considered unreliable. The Business Roundtable Cons...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-002 2/7/2016 12:08:31 AM
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