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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
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
This research Topic, 3D CAD in FIAPP (fully integrated and automated project process), was commissioned to address the subject of integration of 3D CAD outputs into the construction phase. This was accomplished by exploring four primary objectives in the topic s scope:Determin...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-152 2/7/2016 6:12:17 AM
Health, Safety Environmental DefintionThe Owner and/or Contractor functions responsible for providing requirements and generalHealth, Safety and Environmental input to the project design starting in the Concept Phase.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/project-functions-or-roles/health,-safety-environmental 2/15/2016 10:40:59 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
RT-319 was chartered to make the case for Advanced Work Packaging (AWP) as a CII Best Practice, to extend and validate the findings of RT-272 Advanced Work Packaging. AWP is a disciplined approach to project planning and execution to increase project performance and predictabi...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-319 5/4/2016 2:22:20 PM
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
Productivity improvement within the construction industry is a critical aspect of successful project planning and execution. Specific productivity practices have demonstrated improvements at the activity, trade, and project levels. However, results have been inconsistent and p...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Program-Management/topics/RT-340 7/10/2018 3:11:24 PM
Seamless alignment of owner and contractor personnel is a key to project success. Owner companies are increasingly shifting project responsibilities to contractors which may result in inadequate staffing to develop and execute capital projects. Owners want high quality capital...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Organization-Communication/topics/RT-111 2/7/2016 6:10:33 AM
There is a need for statistical information in the construction industry especially for companies that have little or no local expertise when running a project. At the time RT-4 was written there was a severe lack of available information on a number of topics and gathering da...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Information-Management-Technology/topics/RT-004 2/7/2016 6:08:37 AM
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