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Radio frequency identification (RFID) involves the use of tags, or transponders, that collect data and manage it in a portable, changeable database; communicate routing instructions and other control requirements to equipment; and withstand harsh environments. RFID technology ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Technology/topics/RT-151 2/7/2016 6:12:14 AM
This topic contains two sources of information, both dealing with risk management in the construction arena. While the research summary is focused on management of risk for a construction contractor, most of the recommendations presented are equally applicable to owners, desig...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Risk-Management/topics/RT-006f 4/27/2016 12:51:31 PM
Recognizing hazards is the most essential component of the safety management process. Unrecognized HSE hazards expose workers to unmitigated risks that can result in catastrophic accidents, injuries, and illnesses. Past research and RT-293 s work indicate that traditional haza...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Safety/topics/RT-293 2/7/2016 6:17:56 AM
RT-101 Design for Safety was conducted in order to identify methods which engineers and designers can use to improve the safety of projects during construction. Historically, the design profession was not widely addressing construction site safety in its scope of work. RT-10...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Safety/topics/RT-101 2/7/2016 6:09:58 AM
Research Team (RT) 265 was chartered to research the possibility of improving the cost, schedule, quality, and safety of field project operations through the application of industrial engineering (IE)/manufacturing techniques to everyday construction issues. The team isolated ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-265 2/7/2016 6:17:22 AM
CII commissioned RT-181 in response to the increasing trend among U.S. firms (owners and contractors) pursuing projects outside of North America which carried with them risks unique to projects in foreign jurisdictions. These risk factors are specific to international projects...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Risk-Management/topics/RT-181 2/7/2016 6:13:23 AM
This material is a summary and examination of a CII research team s findings resulting from a survey of 104 contractor and owner organizations worldwide. The topic provides an overview of when, why, and how probabilistic approaches are used, and documents the kinds of successe...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Risk-Management/topics/RT-280 2/7/2016 6:17:40 AM
10-10 Metrics The 10-10 metrics portal provides an important linkage with the CII Performance Assessment System. The purpose of the CII Performance Assessment System is to provide objective measurement of capital project execution. The 10-10 system can provide ongoing project...
/resources/knowledgebase/about-the-knowledge-base/10-10-metrics 6/8/2016 11:18:42 PM
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
Computer Integrated Design and Construction for the purposes of this research focuses on the implementation of 3D CAD modeling as a tool to improve integrated design and construction. Opportunities for 3D modeling are identified in terms of demonstrated and potential benefits ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-025 2/7/2016 6:16:19 AM
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