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The transfer of new assets from construction to commissioning, and then on to the owner/operator, can cause confusion and create significant controversy. Today, transfer practices vary considerably across the industry. The practices and methods for defining mechanical completi...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Commissioning%2c-Startup-Handover/topics/RT-333 7/25/2017 9:04:53 AM
Lessons Learned (LL) is knowledge gained from experience, successful or otherwise, for the purpose of improving future performance. In an effort to promote success and achievement, each company should develop a Lessons Learned Program (LLP). A LLP involves the people, processe...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Business-and-Project-Processes/topics/RT-230 2/7/2016 6:15:34 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
The primary purpose of the research was to identify and describe the primary components of a comprehensive process for management and elimination of quality-error related costs for construction sites. While many errors and omissions occur in the scope development process and d...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Quality-Management/topics/RT-203 2/7/2016 6:14:40 AM
There is a significant potential for RFID technology to automate critical construction industry work processes. RFID is seen as an important technology benefiting the Manufacturing, Consumer Products, Retailing, and Transport and Logistics industries. This topic details the fi...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Technology/topics/FT-03 2/28/2020 11:07:18 AM
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
Knowledge Area DefinitionThe process of developing sufficient strategic information so owners can address risk and make decisions to commit resources to maximize project success. Project Planning is often synonymous with front end planning (FEP), front end engineering design (...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/project-planning 2/4/2016 5:23:44 AM
Knowledge Area DefinitionBusiness and project processes or methods are collections of related, structured activities or tasks that produce a specific service or product. These can often be visualized with a flowchart as a sequence of activities with decision points or a proces...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/business-and-project-processes 2/15/2016 10:21:50 PM
Leading DefinitionThe work a manager performs to cause people to take effective action. The activities involved in the function of leading include: Decision-Making, Communications, Motivation, Selection of People, and Development of People.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/10-10-metrics/leading 2/5/2016 12:39:03 AM
Controlling DefinitionThe work a manager performs to assess and regulate work in progress and completed. Management controls are achieved through the following activities: Establishment of Performance Standards, Measurement of Performance, Evaluation of Performance, and Corr...
/resources/knowledgebase/10-10-metrics/controlling 2/5/2016 12:39:47 AM
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