How all of us in construction (not just procurement) can drive our buildings towards an Internet of Things (IoT) reality.
Subcontractors like Hardware Direct were being exercised by Ebert right up until the day the announcement was made.
There are a number of organizations around the world that also offer standard construction forms.
There are only certain types of suppliers who have the training and legal obligation to look after the Owner's best interests.
The court found that Foster failed to “identify requirements and possible constraints" and "confirm key requirements and constraints”.
..our natural "optimism bias" leads us to believe that we can do things faster and cheaper...
This isn't a shortcut to procurement, you still need a scope of work, you still need a bid period, and you still need analysis.
I was even more excited to learn that the session they had in mind for me was called, "Construction Think Tank: Exploring Construction Procurement".
Trump's order requires federal agencies to procure domestically produced goods and minimize the use of waivers (used to waive domestic procurement laws).
Pemex migrated from an environment where 80% (62 Billion pesos) of it's spend was awarded under no-bid contracts to one where only 30% of spend was not bid.
Working overtime is often the go-to solution for recovering lost time in construction, but working more hours is rarely the answer.
Prior to committing to a contract it's necessary to requisition funds, waiting until after a contract has been signed to know the full cost can be problematic.