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RT-171 creates a systematic method and a decision framework to appropriately consider the implementation of prefabrication, preassembly, modularization, and off-site fabrication (PPMOF) practices during the concept and detailed scope phases. A series of questions are provided ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Modularization/topics/RT-171 2/7/2016 6:13:10 AM
Human resources are the most valuable aspect of any effort to upgrade productivity and quality control. Therefore, to attain the goal of more and better construction for the money, it is necessary to upgrade the supply and preparedness of human operatives at all levels.@The CI...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Professional-Development/topics/RT-014b 2/7/2016 6:09:08 AM
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
Trust is believed to be a factor in reducing project costs, while a lack of trust in business relationships is thought to be related to inefficiencies and increased project costs.A trusting relationship between the parties is based on a mutual understanding of each other@s cap...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Organization-Communication/topics/RT-024 2/7/2016 6:15:53 AM
RT-310 was chartered to investigate project alignment and coordination to improve construction performance. Surprisingly, industry surveys indicated that alignment is a common problem.@Sixty percent of survey respondents rate alignment less than good, that the industry is not ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Planning/topics/RT-310 5/4/2016 2:17:10 PM
Wireless communication technologies, the transmission of voice, video, and data without the use of wire linkage, are capable of enabling on-demand access to all project information by all parties at any location. The technologies include the use of cellular phones, mobile phon...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Technology/topics/RT-136 2/7/2016 6:11:50 AM
Research Team 140 was tasked with determining if employee-based project incentives result in an increased probability of achieving project objectives, and developing a methodology and tools for selecting and implementing an employee incentive plan. Through research and employe...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Human-Resource-Management/topics/RT-140 2/7/2016 6:11:56 AM
Injury, illnesses, and (more recently) near-miss safety data is collected each year from CII member companies, both owners and contractors and is reported in CII@s annual Safety Report, first published in 2001. CII began collecting safety data from member companies in 1989, wi...
/topic-summaries-data/pac/pac-safety-performance-assessment-safety-reports-(annual) 4/25/2016 3:08:41 PM
When CII expanded its membership to include suppliers, it recognized the key role they play in pursuit of project goals. However, complex engineered equipment and systems essential for project performance are typically designed, manufactured, and delivered by suppliers who are...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Procurement-Contracts/topics/RT-130 2/7/2016 6:11:28 AM
As the Baby Boomer generation nears the traditional retirement age of 65, organizations in most industries are finding themselves facing a potential mass exodus of their most senior and experienced employees; the situation in the capital projects industry is no exception.@As o...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Professional-Development/topics/RT-292 4/25/2016 1:42:55 PM
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