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Once a new opportunity is identified and an implementation path is laid out, the implementation process will result in the need for change. The implementation of new or improved practices is the driver for change management. Organizations face many challenges to overcome barri...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Business-and-Project-Processes/topics/RT-246 4/22/2016 2:42:54 PM
There is a need for statistical information in the construction industry especially for companies that have little or no local expertise when running a project. At the time RT-4 was written there was a severe lack of available information on a number of topics and gathering da...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-004 2/7/2016 6:08:37 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
Materials management is a complex and comprehensive process involving people, organizations, technologies, and processes that manage the definition, sourcing, planning, quantification, supplier qualification, purchasing, supplier QA/QC, expediting, transportation, logistics, a...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Materials-Management/topics/RT-257 2/7/2016 6:16:45 AM
Research from RT-113 is unique in that it supports two CII Best Practices: Front End Planning and Alignment.Research has proven that project success is greater when an increased level of pre-project planning is used. Value includes:Increased predictability of cost and schedule...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Planning/topics/RT-113 2/7/2016 6:10:55 AM
RT-317 defined the term operational excellence for construction project safety as doing the right thing, the right way, every time even when no one is watching. Using that guiding philosophy, the team reviewed existing literature and met with subject matter experts, both...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Safety/topics/RT-317 2/7/2016 6:18:49 AM
This research Topic, 3D CAD in FIAPP (fully integrated and automated project process), was commissioned to address the subject of integration of 3D CAD outputs into the construction phase. This was accomplished by exploring four primary objectives in the topic s scope:Determin...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-152 2/7/2016 6:12:17 AM
This research was sponsored by the CII Construction 2000 Task Force to identify trends that will influence projects and competition of the future; intended for senior managers, strategic planners, managers responsible for facility engineering and construction, and operations m...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/General-CII-Information/topics/RT-017b 6/12/2016 11:42:01 AM
Changes and the resulting contract change orders are a source of concern to owners and contractors alike. Changes are an important contributor to cost overruns, schedule extensions, and contract acceleration. This research examines the quantitative effect of changes on labor p...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-027b 6/6/2016 1:14:22 PM
RT-232 investigated the potential for adapting shipbuilding techniques to the construction industry. RT-232 was specifically focused on what enabled the shipbuilding market share to shift from the U.S. to Europe and Asia in roughly two decades. It found that this transition wa...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Modularization/topics/RT-232 2/7/2016 6:15:41 AM
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