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Significant use of modular construction is occurring across many sectors of the industry, with pockets of enhanced modular execution driven mostly by owners@ needs for faster project delivery. RT-255 builds on the work of RT-232 and found that the shipbuilding industry@s Inter...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Modularization/topics/RT-255 2/7/2016 6:16:38 AM
Leading DefinitionThe work a manager performs to cause people to take effective action. The activities involved in the function of leading include:@ Decision-Making, Communications, Motivation, Selection of People, and Development of People.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/10-10-metrics/leading 2/5/2016 12:39:03 AM
The objective of the Quality Management Task Force study was to identify and quantify the magnitude of rework costs resulting from quality deviations in design and construction, and to present data that will encourage the construction industry to implement systems such as the ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Quality-Management/topics/RT-010 2/7/2016 6:08:55 AM
Design is a central activity of the project, and design effectiveness is one of the major determinants of project success. Design is a complex and creative process in which the interplay of numerous factors, including physical, financial, and environmental constraints and tech...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Design-Planning-Optimization/topics/RT-008 2/7/2016 6:08:49 AM
Project Definition Rating Index (PDRI) Overview The PDRI is a powerful, easy-to-use tool for measuring the degree of scope development.The Project Definition Rating Index (PDRI) is a powerful, easy-to-use tool that identifies and precisely describes each critical element in a ...
/resources/knowledgebase/pdri-overview 1/24/2018 3:42:01 PM
RT-133@s charter was to evaluate the Design-Build (D-B) project delivery system, comparing its attributes and success measures to those of two other delivery systems commonly used in building construction: Design-Bid-Build (D-B-B) and Construction Management (CM) At Risk. The ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Procurement-Contracts/topics/RT-133 2/7/2016 6:11:40 AM
This study, sponsored by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), was designed to provide answers to two questions by comparing the performance of owner and contractor-submitted capital projects that used one of two project delivery methods: design-build (DB)...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Procurement-Contracts/topics/BMM2002-10 7/24/2016 10:58:46 PM
Best Practice Definition Quality management incorporates all activities conducted to improve the efficiency, contract compliance and cost effectiveness of design, engineering, procurement, QA/QC, construction, and startup elements of construction projects. Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/best-practices/quality-management 2/15/2016 11:29:55 PM
Project professionals have a plethora of recommended project management processes to help them deliver individual projects, but which practices, techniques, processes, and technologies are most effective for managing a portforlio of projects?@To answer this question, RT-303 ex...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Project-Program-Management/topics/RT-303 4/19/2016 2:55:07 PM
Operating System 2.0 Update
/resources/knowledgebase/board-of-advisors-meeting-downloads/fall-2017-board-of-advisors-meeting/boa1710-os2 11/13/2017 9:14:45 AM
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