Tech Talk – Sensors – How Sensor Technology is Changing Facilities.

How all of us in construction (not just procurement) can drive our buildings towards an Internet of Things (IoT) reality.

Best Practices – Architectural Services – How to Negotiate Your Architect’s Rates?

Once you have a short list of candidates based on qualifications, (and ONLY then) you can consider price.

Best Practices – Cost Levers – How to Reduce Cost in Construction?

When we consider how to save costs in construction, we are essentially trying to avoid paying extra costs.

Industry Watch – AIA Contracts – Why You May Not Be Able to Close Your Contracts This November.

This latest 2017 edition of the AIA Contract Documents is the sixteenth edition of these documents.

Best Practices – Contractor Overhead and Profit – Why Lowest Bids Does Not Mean Best Value.

Low-ball contractor's win bids with the intention of making up losses through change orders.