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Constructability Reviews: Project Risk Management for Owners

Design and construction of a new building is a rewarding but risky process for an owner. A “Constructabilty Review” is one tool an owner can use to minimize the risks of unexpected construction cost. The owner starts a building project with definitive expectations regarding the attractiveness, size, functionality, quality, and especially cost. Owners rely on architects, engineers, and contractors to provide the realization of their new building dream with a quality project delivered on schedule for the expected contract price. Owners manage the design and construction process to control financial risks associated with a new building. When owners lack the resources to effectively manage their construction projects and financial risk, they often rely on design professionals to ensure both the integrity of the design and overall cost of the project. Continue reading Constructability Reviews: Project Risk Management for Owners

Equipment Strategy to Achieve Reliability and Maintenance Excellence

Walter Pesenti discusses potential ways for an organization to develop and maintain a consistent long-term equipment strategy, risk-based decisions, and preventive and predictive equipment redesign. Continue reading Equipment Strategy to Achieve Reliability and Maintenance Excellence