I want to reflect on all of the ways that builders could implement modular construction methods regardless of the design or the project management. Continue reading Modular Construction – Architects Responsible for Lag in Adoption of Pre-Fabricated Construction Techniques?
It has been a while since I published any articles about books I have read. Given the Thanksgiving Holiday in … Continue reading Today Matters – Happy Thanksgiving
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?
You may have recently heard about President Trump imposing tariffs on wood imported from Canada. The story broke in April, … Continue reading Tariff’s, Blacklisting, and Global Warming – Canada’s Self-Inflicted Challenges on their Wood Industry
In most construction projects, General Contractors (GC) use sub-contractors. Sub-contractors perform the majority of the work, but most Owners spend … Continue reading Best Practices for Managing sub-contractors
No matter how big or small, all construction projects follow the same basic phases of work. Spending an appropriate amount … Continue reading What are the phases of work of a typical project?