Cooperative Procurement is how agencies with limited volume seeking ways of enhancing their buying power. Continue reading Cooperative Procurement – How Small Organizations Use the Power of Leverage.
Working overtime is often the go-to solution for recovering lost time in construction, but working more hours is rarely the answer. Continue reading Overtime Kills – Five Alternatives for Recovering a Late Construction Schedule
Ensuring that your procurement policy aligns with more than just the bottom line will not only enhance the value of procurement, it elevates the value of the organization. Continue reading Progressive Procurement – Why Your Procurement Policy Needs More Than Just a Savings Target.
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. Continue reading Control Estimates – Six Critical Steps for Reducing Risk in a Cost Plus Contract
In a recent article about pricing models, I gave a brief overview on a pricing model known as Guaranteed Maximum … Continue reading To GMP or not to GMP that is the question?
In last week’s article, I asserted that Architects are uniquely qualified to coordinate the various building systems of a project. … Continue reading Should you hire an engineer directly or through an architect
Architects and engineers are essential members of nearly every construction project. There are very few projects where you wont need … Continue reading Architect’s versus Engineer’s: Who leads the project?