Integrated Project Delivery: Beneficial or Bad Idea?
Authors: Kevin Hudson and Claire Williamson
In the construction industry, the goals of meeting schedule, decreasing costs, and increasing quality remain at the forefront of any owners mind when selecting his team. The traditional construction hierarchy sometimes makes it difficult to achieve all three, and owners often know they will have to sacrifice one of these goals to get their project finished. With this in mind, over the last few years some in construction identified the insulation of each field as the cause of this problem and have moved away from the conventional model of construction to a more collaborative model known as Integrated Project Delivery (IPD). Read More