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Design is a central activity of the project, and design effectiveness is one of the major determinants of project success. Design is a complex and creative process in which the interplay of numerous factors, including physical, financial, and environmental constraints and tech...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Design-Planning-Optimization/topics/RT-008 2/7/2016 6:08:49 AM
The materials found within this topic provide both a primer on basic insurance coverages within the construction industry and an in-depth resource to learn about the details of risk management. Coming off a hard (or sellers) market cycle in the mid-1980@s, the CII Insurance Ta...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Risk-Management/topics/RT-019 2/7/2016 6:09:20 AM
Sustainability DefinitionEvaluates steps taken by the project team to reduce the environmental impact of the project during construction and operation.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/10-10-metrics/sustainability 2/15/2016 10:43:17 PM
Architects @ Engineering DefinitionThe functions responsible for the technical completion of the Concept, Detailed Scope, and Detailed Design Phases.@ In addition, they may have assignments in the completion of the other phases.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/project-functions-or-roles/architects-engineering 2/15/2016 10:39:30 PM
Knowledge Area DefinitionEstablishing design requirements is normally performed at the same time as the feasibility analysis. The design requirements control the design of the project throughout the engineering design process. Some design requirements include hardware and soft...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/design-planning-optimization 2/4/2016 5:24:00 AM
RT-319 was chartered to make the case for Advanced Work Packaging (AWP) as a CII Best Practice, to extend and validate the findings of RT-272 Advanced Work Packaging.@AWP is a disciplined approach to project planning and execution to increase project performance and predictabi...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-319 5/4/2016 2:22:20 PM
Partnering@s bottom line: a construction industry process that strengthens both projects and partners, tightens schedules, safeguards quality, and enhances each partner@s competitive edge.The CII Partnering II Research Team is a follow-up to the original CII Partnering Task Fo...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Organization-Communication/topics/RT-102 2/7/2016 6:10:02 AM
Benchmarking Reports
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/General-CII-Information/topics/BM-BMM 2/7/2016 6:21:03 AM
Planning DefinitionThe work a manager performs to predetermine a course of action.@ The function of planning includes the following activities: Forecasting, Objective Setting, Program Development, Scheduling, Budgeting, and Policies and Procedures Development.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/10-10-metrics/planning 2/5/2016 12:32:00 AM
Project Management DefinitionThe person or team of persons responsible for meeting the Project Business Objectives through leading the development and execution of the Project Plan.@ Both Owner and Contractor persons may staff the team.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/project-functions-or-roles/project-management 2/5/2016 12:30:04 AM
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