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Procurement Contracts Definition The function responsible for the completion of all of the activities in the Procurement Phase. These activities span across several phases. Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/project-functions-or-roles/procurement-contracts 2/15/2016 10:40:06 PM
The increasing importance of sustainability is making it imperative for organizations in the industrial sector to include environmental and social considerations in the construction of capital projects. These considerations include increases in societal awareness, carbon footp...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Sustainability%2c-Environmental-Security/topics/RT-250 2/7/2016 6:16:22 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
Research Team 192 (RT-192) was commissioned as a follow-up to the Engineering Productivity measurement Research Team (RT-156). Their primary objective was to continue development of a standardized productivity measurement methodology.The focus of RT-192 remained on the evaluat...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Performance-Assessment/topics/RT-192 2/7/2016 6:13:51 AM
Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a process focused on the development, use, and transfer of information in a digital model of a building project. Proper implementation improves design quality, planning, construction, operations, asset management, space planning, maintena...
/topic-summaries-data/cpf/res-cpf-2010-project-execution-planning-for-building-information-modeling 6/26/2016 2:59:22 PM
Materials management is a complex and comprehensive process involving people, organizations, technologies, and processes that manage the definition, sourcing, planning, quantification, supplier qualification, purchasing, supplier QA/QC, expediting, transportation, logistics, a...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Materials-Management/topics/RT-257 2/7/2016 6:16:45 AM
Modularization entails the large-scale transfer of stick-build construction effort from the jobsite to one or more local or distant fabrication shops/yards in order to exploit one or more strategic advantages. However, the construction industry has been slow to achieve high le...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Modularization/topics/RT-283 2/7/2016 6:17:49 AM
This source document compares U.S. construction industry with the Japanese and Korean construction industries. The construction process in Japan is similar to that in the United States. All the larger general contracting companies have design-construct capabilities. The greate...
/topic-summaries-data/sd-and-sp/sd-37-japanese,-korean-and-u-s-construction-industries-(archived) 4/22/2016 3:39:48 PM
Research Team DCC-01 (RT-DCC-01) developed a set of research roadmaps that, if implemented, would develop the knowledge and practices to double the productivity of the downstream and chemicals industrial construction sector. RT-DCC-01 spent one year following a scientific proc...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-DCC-01 4/18/2019 1:09:04 PM
In 2016, CII and the Charles Pankow Foundation co-funded a research team that examined schedule performance measurement. This research built upon the theoretical foundations for a schedule performance measure (or index) developed in previous research. Specifically, the purpose...
/topic-summaries-data/cpf/cpf-rga-07-16-construction-industry-validation-of-schedule-performance-measure 11/18/2019 8:06:26 AM
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