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/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/risk-management/topics/rt-334#presentation374 8/2/2017 12:00:00 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
RT-234 was launched to understand secrets of success in applying lean at the project level and to translate this understanding into an implementation road map.@The intent of this research is to provide guidance for an owner, engineer, or constructor firm, and to assist owner o...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-234 2/7/2016 6:15:47 AM
Design effectiveness (DE) is the degree to which the project design effort contributes to achieving targeted project value objectives. Simply put, effective design enhances project value, and to achieve project goals, design must be effective.To achieve design effectiveness it...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Design-Planning-Optimization/topics/RT-233 2/7/2016 6:15:44 AM
This research report (MODEX) was CII@s first foray into modularization research. Findings noted the lack of information about modularization available to the industry and limitations in systematic approaches to perform feasibility studies. The research team generated a compute...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Modularization/topics/RT-029 2/7/2016 6:09:43 AM
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/professional-development/topics/rt-231#presentation107 7/31/2007 12:00:00 AM
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/professional-development/topics/rt-231#presentation108 7/31/2007 12:00:00 AM
The construction industry@s skilled worker pool continues to shrink. The decreasing number of young people entering the work force and the failure to recruit from non-traditional labor pools both contribute to this troublesome trend. Over the past thirty years, real wages of c...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Human-Resource-Management/topics/RT-182 2/7/2016 6:13:27 AM
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
Engineering is one of the most critical aspects of any successful project. Perception within the construction industry holds that current engineering practices are not cost effective. Project costs are scrutinized more and more every day, and engineering is no exception. Owner...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Design-Planning-Optimization/topics/RT-112 2/7/2016 6:10:42 AM
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