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CPMI Announces New Leadership

Home / Uncategorized CPMI Announces New Leadership Robert D’Onofrio Named President In accordance with its succession plan, Capital Project Management, Inc. (CPMI), has announced the appointment of Robert D’Onofrio, PE, CEng, as president, effective January 1, 2023. Rob assumes the position held for 25 years by company co-founder Michael D’Onofrio, PE. Mike will maintain a leadership [...]

3 Things Project Teams Should Plan for During Uncertain Times

Home / Uncategorized 3 Things Project Teams Should Plan for During Uncertain Times The rules and restrictions from federal, state, and local government agencies are in a state of flux in the post-COVID-19 landscape. Project teams must be aware of these changes to avoid impacts on their projects. Today, a client informed me of three [...]

From Cars to Crews: The Evolution of Construction Scheduling

Home / Uncategorized From Cars to Crews: The Evolution of Construction Scheduling A Look at LBS Over the years, numerous construction tools and scheduling methods have emerged as a means to solve construction challenges. Location-based scheduling (LBS) is one of the latest methods that promise to increase efficiency. It is causing many to take a closer [...]

The ABCs of DRBs. What They Are and How Well They Work

Home / Uncategorized The ABCs of DRBs. What They Are and How Well They Work For a host of reasons, disputes have become increasingly prevalent in the construction industry. When they affect deadlines, productivity and costs, they must be dealt with promptly to keep the project on schedule and the budget on target. One approach [...]

Identifying Concurrent Delay

Home / Uncategorized Identifying Concurrent Delay Properly assessing concurrent delay can be one of the most difficult challenges encountered in resolving delay claims. First, of course, it’s essential to understand how concurrent delay is defined. What Makes Delays Concurrent? Simply stated, concurrent delay occurs when a contractor and an owner have both caused independent critical [...]

When the Best-Laid Plans Go Astray. A Primer on Labor Productivity

Home / Uncategorized When the Best-Laid Plans Go Astray. A Primer on Labor Productivity It All Begins With the Bid When a contractor bids on a construction project, the bid usually is based on an estimate, which is factored from a similar project. The bid contains materials and labor as its two primary components. In [...]

Techniques and Methods for Assessing Delays

Home / Uncategorized Techniques and Methods for Assessing Delays Time is important to everyone, especially to those in the construction industry. Every construction contract stipulates either a time of performance or a specific project completion date. Yet, with so much attention to time, construction projects are frequently subject to delays. Sorting out the issues and [...]