Category: Construction Technology

Project Production Management: Use Non-Repetitive Work for Your First Takt Plan (Part 8)

by Hal Macomber | July 9, 2021

( By Hal Macomber, Executive VP Touchplan and George Hunt, Lead – Pre-Sales/Sales Engineering Touchplan) Today we’ll show you how to…

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Why Percent Promises Complete (PPC) is Critical To Construction Productivity

by Michael Sullivan | June 8, 2021

Touchplan’s Insights allows owners, construction executives, project managers and superintendents to review accurate, real-time project metrics all the way down…

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Project Production Management: Delay’s Increase Exponentially as Utilization Increases (Part 4)

by Hal Macomber | June 4, 2021

(By Hal Macomber and George Hunt) Project teams have a tough job pursuing high productivity for workgroups while maintaining and…

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Project Production Management: Bottlenecks Rule — Make it the Policy (Part 3)

by Hal Macomber | May 28, 2021

(By Hal Macomber, EVP Touchplan and Terri Erickson,) All processes and projects have bottlenecks or constraints. A physical bottleneck determines…

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College Students Prepare For Their First Construction Job With Hands-On ConTech Training

by Dave Finnegan | May 27, 2021

Graduation season is upon us, and with it, many members of the Class of 2021 will be seeking jobs in…

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Touchplan’s New Master Schedule Alignment Feature – A Product Manager’s Perspective

by Touchplan | May 3, 2021

Touchplan’s new Master Schedule Alignment product enhancement is a groundbreaking capability that empowers construction teams to vastly improve project performance…

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Revisiting the Five Big Ideas Transforming the Design and Construction Industry: What Comes After the Five Big Ideas? (Part 10)

by Hal Macomber | April 30, 2021

(Hal Macomber, EVP, Touchplan with George Hunt, Head of Presales / Sales Engineering, Touchplan ) Greg Howell and I proposed…

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Revisiting the Five Big Ideas Transforming the Design and Construction Industry: Adopting the Five Big Ideas on Your CM/GC Projects (Part 9)

by Hal Macomber | April 23, 2021

(Hal Macomber, EVP, Touchplan with Layne Hess, Corporate Director of Planning, Scheduling, and Lean, Jacobsen Construction) We never intended the…

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Revisiting The Five Big Ideas Transforming the Design and Construction Industry: Pursue Project Outcomes at the Intersections of the Five Big Ideas (Part 8)

by Hal Macomber | April 16, 2021

(Hal Macomber, EVP, Touchplan with Calayde Davey, Ph.D., Research Associate, University of Pretoria, South Africa ) So, maybe the five big…

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Revisiting The Five Big Ideas Transforming the Design and Construction Industry: Project Production Thinking Behind the Five Big Ideas (Part 7)

by Hal Macomber | April 2, 2021

(Hal Macomber, EVP, Touchplan with Adam Hoots, Operation Innovation, Langston) The Five Big Ideas Transforming Design and Construction were proposed…

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Revisiting The Five Big Ideas Transforming the Design and Construction Industry: Conduct Construction Projects as a Network of Commitments (Part 5)

by Hal Macomber | March 19, 2021

(Hal Macomber, EVP, Touchplan with Connor Butler, Managing Principal, Relevate) An uninterrupted flow of value-adding work product is within the…

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What the World Needs Now: More Women in Construction Please

by Jackie Falla | March 10, 2021

It isn’t hard to answer the question - what opportunities exist for women in the construction industry, I just don’t…

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