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This research was sponsored by the CII Construction 2000 Task Force to identify trends that will influence projects and competition of the future; intended for senior managers, strategic planners, managers responsible for facility engineering and construction, and operations m...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/General-CII-Information/topics/RT-017b 6/12/2016 11:42:01 AM
Engineering and/or Construction (E/C) customers are becoming increasingly aware that there is an ever-changing global marketplace and that sharp and growing international competition exists in every business field. For sustained competitiveness and growth in the international ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Business-and-Project-Processes/topics/RT-030 2/7/2016 6:18:02 AM
International standards currently being created and implemented will have a major impact on the competitiveness of the U.S. construction industry. These could potentially have a negative effect on the ability for U.S. construction firms to compete globally, if the new standard...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Business-and-Project-Processes/topics/RT-049 2/7/2016 6:20:39 AM
This Topic has been superseded by RT-102. Within the construction industry, partnering, or an optimum relationship between a customer and supplier, offers many opportunities to improve the total quality and cost effectiveness of construction projects while developing an atmos...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Organization-Communication/topics/RT-018 2/7/2016 6:09:18 AM
Electronic Data Management (EDM) for the purposes of this research focuses on the implementation of information management technologies and work processes to support the capital project delivery process. The specific EDM technologies referenced in this Topic Summary includes r...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-020 2/7/2016 6:09:24 AM
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
Knowledge Area DefinitionInformation management is the collection and management of information. Information management has become a powerful resource and large expense, as well as risk, for many organizations.Value PropositionInformation management technology includes multipl...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/information-management-technology 2/15/2016 10:23:14 PM
Knowledge Area DefinitionBusiness and project processes or methods are collections of related, structured activities or tasks that produce a specific service or product. These can often be visualized with a flowchart as a sequence of activities with decision points or a proces...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/business-and-project-processes 2/15/2016 10:21:50 PM
The objective of CII Research Team (RT) 281 was to investigate the skill set that will be required by the project manager of the future. The research found that the duties and responsibilities of construction project managers (PMs) are currently undergoing a significant shif...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Human-Resource-Management/topics/RT-281 2/7/2016 6:17:43 AM
CII sought to expand its portfolio of research topics by identifying and proactively studying potentially disruptive strategic issues. CII challenged Research Team 360 (RT-360) to develop potential futures of the build environment using scenario planning. The researchers analy...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/General-CII-Information/topics/RT-360 6/11/2019 3:16:16 PM
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