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There is a significant potential for RFID technology to automate critical construction industry work processes. RFID is seen as an important technology benefiting the Manufacturing, Consumer Products, Retailing, and Transport and Logistics industries. This topic details the fi...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Technology/topics/FT-03 2/28/2020 11:07:18 AM
The main objective of RT-323 was to first define what is a premature start, determine what drives a premature start, understand what impacts occur as a result, and lastly, to investigate if there any leading indicators, or red flags, that could serve as early warning signs tha...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Business-and-Project-Processes/topics/RT-323 6/9/2016 3:15:29 PM
Continuous improvement is the essential component of long-term success.@ However, opportunities for improvement are not always successfully implemented.@ IS 31 addressed the gap between development of a vision for organizational improvement and successful implementation of tha...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Business-and-Project-Processes/topics/IS-31 4/22/2016 3:29:32 PM
RT-32 was formed to continue research into the area of worker safety. Specifically, it sought to show owners and contractors how to achieve zero accidents on construction projects, and to convince management of the value of an effective safety program by identifying techniques...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Safety/topics/RT-032 2/7/2016 6:18:53 AM
RT-101 @Design for Safety@ was conducted in order to identify methods which engineers and designers can use to improve the safety of projects during construction. Historically, the design profession was not widely addressing construction site safety in its scope of work. RT-10...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Safety/topics/RT-101 2/7/2016 6:09:58 AM
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/human-resource-management/topics/rt-306#presentation300 4/17/2019 7:31:23 PM
Central to a program of construction productivity improvement is a focus on craft worker productivity and its relationship to best practice use. Direct work typically amounts to no more than 35-45 percent of a craft worker@s time on the job. Improving craft productivity requir...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Construction-Execution/topics/RT-252 2/7/2016 6:16:28 AM
The primary goal of RT-269 was to demonstrate how existing technology can be used to record and warn construction personnel of the presence of hazards in real-time. Various devices were evaluated that warn construction personnel of the presence of potential hazards in real tim...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Safety/topics/RT-269 2/7/2016 6:17:35 AM
Knowledge Area DefinitionProfessional development refers to the acquisition of skills, experience and knowledge, both for personal development and for career advancement. Professional development encompasses all types of facilitated learning opportunities, ranging from college...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/professional-development 2/15/2016 10:21:22 PM
Knowledge Area Definition An integrated process for planning and controlling all necessary efforts to make certain that the quality and quantity of materials and equipment are appropriately specified in a timely manner, are obtained at a reasonable cost, and are available whe...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/materials-management 2/15/2016 10:20:22 PM
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