The complexity of construction projects means there are construction risks to everyone onsite. Under legislation, employers are duty bound to ensure the work site is safe for everyone. Legislation, codes and regulations provide a framework for employers to follow to avoid construction risks on the work site. Regardless of how carefully you manage construction risks you cannot completely avoid them. There will always be unknown factors that impact the construction process at a
In this construction project scheduling guide we discuss how managing a construction project is a complex challenge, in fact construction project scheduling problems and resource-constrained issues are generally considered essential issues for contractors to be addressed. No matter how large or small the construction project, an efficient, well-thought-out schedule is crucial to achieving success. Project managers have to deal with the complex logical relationships on a const
Software will improve construction safety because the construction industry is constantly changing. With new rules, regulations, risks and safety standards, it can be a tough task to keep up with the changes to comply with all the various regulations. Agile organizations that embrace change and use software for construction safety are finding they have a competitive edge. If your business is still to lagging in using construction safety software, it is not too late to start.
Lean construction scheduling is now an important part of project management in construction. It is a list of project milestones, activities and deliverables with start and end dates. These are based on other information in the schedule. This includes budgets, resource allocation and activity timelines. It will also list links to dependencies and scheduled events. Elements in the project schedule are usually based on the work breakdown structure for the whole project. Keeping