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BIM PxP: Knowing the execution plan essentials

Construction surveys are suggesting building information modelling (BIM) is experiencing strong, continuing growth in use by stakeholders throughout the industry.1 This means BIM is being employed by more practitioners to document greater project scopes for ...

Integrated Project Delivery (IPD)

 It creates an organization able to apply the principles and practices of the Lean Project Delivery System.

Lean Construction

Lean construction is a term coined in the 1990s by Glen Ballard and Greg Howell 

Integrated Practice

Uses early contribution of knowledge through utilization of new technologies

Collaboration

Collaboration means working together cooperatively, as a team

CIFE

The Center for Integrated Facility Engineering is located in the department of civil and environmental engineering of Stanford University.