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Construction overtime has been frequently used as an inducement to attract labor and to accelerate schedule performance. While there may be positive short-term benefits to working an overtime schedule, the long-term consequences are typically viewed as detrimental. Understandi...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-033 2/7/2016 6:09:48 AM
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Co-sponsored with CURTFrontline supervisors @ Foremen and General Foremen @ are responsible for translating construction plans into productive practice. Despite the importance of these roles, RT-330@s experience and research findings indicate weaknesses in frontline supervisio...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-330 2/7/2016 6:19:03 AM
Owners, designers, and construction contractors are all aware that introduction of changes into a project can lead to problems and hinder project success. Changes interrupt the flow of work, create delays, cause schedules to slip, and inflate costs which in turn might generate...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Program-Management/topics/RT-043 2/7/2016 6:20:23 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
Advanced Work Packaging (AWP) promotes a disciplined approach for project planning and communicating project scope from conception to turnover delivery. The deliberate engineering and construction management practices, required in AWP, are essential to improving craft labor pr...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-272 5/4/2016 2:12:18 PM
Problem Statement:Administration boards and courts recognize that effects of cumulative impact can go beyond the initial change itself.It is difficult for owners and contractors to agree that cumulative impact exists, let alone come to an equitable adjustment for it.Research O...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Program-Management/topics/RT-158 2/7/2016 6:12:46 AM
CII member firms that provide both design and construction services should formulate a plan for integrating design and construction functions through the integrated database concept (IDB).@Design firms that have established long-term relationships with owner clients will be be...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-002a 6/20/2016 12:43:03 PM
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