Owner’s who demand the highest standards of care and want to attract the best Suppliers are best served by more balanced contracts
Extending payment terms is not without consequence and we must be informed on these risks in order to make a sound decision.
As we continue our recovery from the impacts of the pandemic, inflation rates across the globe are on the rise.
Failing to perform any of these duties…could elevate your risks, delay your project, and increase your costs.
Self-performance does create additional revenue streams for the general contractor and you do need to address this.
Low-ball contractor’s win bids with the intention of making up losses through change orders.
There are only certain types of suppliers who have the training and legal obligation to look after the Owner’s best interests.
Allowing a vendor to add mark-up on top of the costs of his own resources leads to a double dip by the vendor.
No matter how big or small, all construction projects follow the same basic phases of work. Spending an appropriate amount of time (relative to project complexity) at each phase can mean the difference between the success or failure of your project. If you try to skip a phase or fail to perform the proper due…
In Today’s HGTV world where entire room renovations happen “While you were out” and “Restaurant Impossible” re-brands failing eateries in a weekend, the notion that construction can happen quickly is all too prevalent. These shows don’t reveal the pre-work that goes into performing these miraculous transformations and they don’t account for the incredible amount of man-power that goes…
In June of 2015 the 114th Congress of the United States introduced a bill called Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2015. The intention of this bill was to allow for the use of Design-Build contracts in gov’t construction. Recently the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs issued a report on the bill making certain…
The interview I went out to North Carolina for went well. The Company made an offer and I have accepted. I am thrilled to be working with some great people in a great Company. I begin work next Tuesday. The downside is I won’t be able to continued marketing Procurpro while I work for my new Company….