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Knowledge Area Definition Construction execution refers to standards, methods, and practices used during the construction phase of a project. Value PropositionConstruction execution is the core product of the EPC industry and entails multiple CII research practices each st...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/construction-execution 2/15/2016 10:20:38 PM
Seamless alignment of owner and contractor personnel is a key to project success. Owner companies are increasingly shifting project responsibilities to contractors which may result in inadequate staffing to develop and execute capital projects. Owners want high quality capital...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Organization-Communication/topics/RT-111 2/7/2016 6:10:33 AM
Research Team UMM-01 (RT-UMM-01) defines standardization as the development and use of consistent designs to align project stakeholders, objectives, and scope to capture and optimize schedule, cost, and value. Previous CII research has recognized the shipbuilding industry for ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Program-Management/topics/RT-UMM-01 6/7/2019 2:14:50 PM
Human resources are the most valuable aspect of any effort to upgrade productivity and quality control. Therefore, to attain the goal of more and better construction for the money, it is necessary to upgrade the supply and preparedness of human operatives at all levels.@The CI...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Professional-Development/topics/RT-014b 2/7/2016 6:09:08 AM
The purpose of this research was to examine the issue of employee performance and identify the factors influencing that performance. The main objectives of the research were to:Define organization cultureDevelop the means of measuring organization cultureValidate the measureme...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Organization-Communication/topics/RT-011a 2/7/2016 6:08:58 AM
The construction industry@s skilled worker pool continues to shrink. The decreasing number of young people entering the work force and the failure to recruit from non-traditional labor pools both contribute to this troublesome trend. Over the past thirty years, real wages of c...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Human-Resource-Management/topics/RT-182 2/7/2016 6:13:27 AM
Wireless communication technologies, the transmission of voice, video, and data without the use of wire linkage, are capable of enabling on-demand access to all project information by all parties at any location. The technologies include the use of cellular phones, mobile phon...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Technology/topics/RT-136 2/7/2016 6:11:50 AM
Research Team 156, published in December 2001, was established to determine a valid measurement approach to drive improvement that present day design tools lack.@@This research discovered that the majority of participating companies were utilizing engineering productivity meas...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Performance-Assessment/topics/RT-156 2/7/2016 6:12:39 AM
Evaluation of project managers has traditionally been a qualitative assessment. While previous CII research teams have studied Project Manager skills (RT-281 Project Manager Skills for the Future), prior research had not been done on quantitatively determining competencies. Th...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Human-Resource-Management/topics/RT-306 2/7/2016 6:18:11 AM
RT-133@s charter was to evaluate the Design-Build (D-B) project delivery system, comparing its attributes and success measures to those of two other delivery systems commonly used in building construction: Design-Bid-Build (D-B-B) and Construction Management (CM) At Risk. The ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Procurement-Contracts/topics/RT-133 2/7/2016 6:11:40 AM
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