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The steep rise of global construction market and declining domestic market is forcing U.S. construction companies to become global, simultaneously opening a vast field for study. RT-263 tries to comprehensively explain, synthesize, and prioritize the key drivers and critical s...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Business-and-Project-Processes/topics/RT-263 2/7/2016 6:17:14 AM
Electronic Data Management (EDM) for the purposes of this research focuses on the implementation of information management technologies and work processes to support the capital project delivery process. The specific EDM technologies referenced in this Topic Summary includes r...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-020 2/7/2016 6:09:24 AM
Counterfeit, fraudulent, and suspect items (CFSI) continues to be a threat to the capital projects industry. The research team reconfirmed the status of the CFSI threat, while at the same time updating and expanding upon the research of RT-264, Product Concerns in Low-cost Sou...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Quality-Management/topics/RT-307 4/25/2016 2:40:50 PM
Timely and accurate materials flow is a critical component of capital project success. All too often, even well planned and executed projects face disruptions to materials flow. Indeed, late or missing materials are common occurrence on almost every project. While there are ma...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Business-and-Project-Processes/topics/RT-344 7/16/2018 2:24:23 PM
Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a process focused on the development, use, and transfer of information in a digital model of a building project. Proper implementation improves design quality, planning, construction, operations, asset management, space planning, maintena...
/topic-summaries-data/cpf/res-cpf-2010-project-execution-planning-for-building-information-modeling 6/26/2016 2:59:22 PM
This overview document contains the definitions and steps that were necessary to test the implementation of a plug-and-play digital data exchange of a pump (Use Case 1) according to ISO 15926 between the engineering-procurement-construction (EPC) and the owner/operator. In a...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/FT-11 3/2/2020 1:25:52 PM
This Topic has been superseded by RT-102. Within the construction industry, partnering, or an optimum relationship between a customer and supplier, offers many opportunities to improve the total quality and cost effectiveness of construction projects while developing an atmos...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Organization-Communication/topics/RT-018 2/7/2016 6:09:18 AM
The Construction Industry Institute (CII) has identified a need to advance construction through the development and implementation of technology. Particularly, research related to construction means and methods is minimal compared to other industries and topics within the cons...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Technology/topics/RT-046 2/7/2016 6:20:31 AM
The primary purpose of these studies was to examine the efficiency and cost effectiveness of the use of computer aided design, engineering, and construction management, and the challenges that companies faced with its implementation. Despite the studies reported in these docum...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-008a 6/20/2016 2:47:58 PM
The purpose of this research was to identify ways to improve the efficiency of the piping engineering process.The piping function in the engineering and construction industry frequently is inefficient and problematic. Improving the piping function could amount to an average sa...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Design-Planning-Optimization/topics/RT-047 2/7/2016 6:20:34 AM
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