Blog tagged as Risk Management

As if the Estimating Process Wasn't Challenging Enough!

12-05-2022 10:08 AM By David Moyer - Comment(s)
As if the Estimating Process Wasn't Challenging Enough!
Accurately estimating construction projects is risky enough, now you must factor in inflation coupled with supply chain delays

You might be receiving bids from subcontractors that look unusually high. During this time of rising material costs, those higher-than-normal bids could be completely ...

Not Using Your Bidding History? WHY NOT?

12-06-2021 3:04 PM By David Moyer - Comment(s)
Not Using Your Bidding History? WHY NOT?


If you are like most general contractors, bidding both "negotiated" and "hard bid" projects, you are collecting thousands of subcontractor bids each and every year. Selecting the right mix of subcontractors and their respective bids is an important and necessary step in your...

The Emotional Journey of Being Awarded a Project

10-04-2021 1:00 PM By David Moyer - Comment(s)
The Emotional Journey of Being Awarded a Project

Every project team is initially happy when they are awarded a project, but sometimes that initial celebration only lasts for hours, sometimes only minutes. Soon, the team begins wondering why they were awarded the job? What did they leave out? Did the bid include enough contingency to cover those as...