Best Practices & Strategies
Construction best practices ensure successful project delivery.
Top 10 Benefits of Professional Construction Management
Thе bеnеfitѕ of professional соnѕtruсtiоn mаnаgеment include highly skilled рrосеѕѕes that fасilitаtе рlаnning, сооrdinаtiоn аnd соntrоl оf а рrоjесt frоm inсерtiоn tо соmрlеtiоn. A professional construction manager will bаlаnсе thе соmреting nееdѕ оf соѕt, ѕсоре аnd [...] read more
Proper Payment and Invoicing Procedures in Construction Management
Рrореr payment and іnvоісіng procedures аrе сrіtісаl аѕресtѕ оf еffесtіvе соnѕtruсtіоn mаnаgеmеnt. Whеthеr yоur рrоjесt іѕ а оnе-tіmе ѕеrvісе-саll оr а multі-yеаr соnѕtruсtіоn рrоjесt, іt іѕ іmреrаtіvе thаt yоu оnly раy іnvоісеѕ thаt аrе ассurаtе, соmрlеtе [...] read more
5 Reasons You Need a Professional Construction Manager
This article is a quick primer on the top five reasons you should retain an expert construction manager to oversee your project. Very few people have the experience or the time to manage a high-value, complex [...] read more
Importance of Effective Communication in Construction Projects
The importance of communication in construction cannot be overstated. The most common reason for construction disputes is a breach in communication and expectations. Large construction projects have an enormous number of moving parts and hundreds of [...] read more
The Value of Effective Collaboration in Construction Management
Collaboration and effective communication are central factors in successful projects. Large projects require numerous disciplines and extensive project teams including the architect, engineers, consultants, construction manager, other design disciplines and the general contractor along with specialty [...] read more
Top 3 Issues in Construction: Scope, Cost and Schedule
The most important issues in every construction project are scope, cost and schedule. These three constraints, often referred to as the “project management triangle”, are inter-dependent and are always competing. Think about it—everyone wants a high [...] read more
Construction best practices and strategies are based on a combination of project management methodologies and industry standards that have been proven to contribute significantly to a project’s success. Successful construction managers are experienced and versatile administrators of best practices and strategies. Because most owners are not aware of the knowledge and skill required to build, best practices include retaining a construction management professional to manage the project.
Effective overall project management methodology must start with defining the scope and objectives of the project, retaining the right project team to articulate those goals, and strategizing the project management processes that will be used to execute and control the project. At every phase, your construction manager’ role is to keep those goals in sight as he manages schedule, costs and quality. It requires skill born of experience to implement the technical practices to keep the project on track. It takes strong, strategic leadership to anticipate and address project challenges. Professional construction managers are schooled in managing complex projects and are essential to keep large projects on time, on budget and at an acceptable risk.