This process occurs before the contractor presents an invoice.
Johnston is so focused on procurement that he has completely overlooked the rest of the findings.
ProcureCon Facilities is the only procurement conference dedicated to facilities services. This year they have a jam-packed agenda.
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).