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Utilizing CPM Schedules to Track Resources Can Cuts Costs

Aegis Project Controls’ primary purpose is to support project management teams in their efforts to minimize the duration, risk and cost associated with their projects. While critical Path Method schedules are widely recognized for their ability to manage time on a project, they are often under-utilized as a cost-reduction tool. CPM Scheduling can effectively control […]

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Lean Construction Methods & CPM Scheduling Work Together

Lean Construction methods are becoming common practice on construction projects with the use of the Last Planner® system (LPS) as a planning and scheduling tool. The Last Planner® system emphasizes a more collaborative effort when it comes to scheduling and ideally eliminates the traditional top-down method for scheduling and planning – builder dictates schedule to […]

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Lean Construction Methods & CPM Scheduling Work Together

Lean Construction methods are becoming common practice on construction projects with the use of the Last Planner® system (LPS) as a planning and scheduling tool. The Last Planner® system emphasizes a more collaborative effort when it comes to scheduling and ideally eliminates the traditional top-down method for scheduling and planning – builder dictates schedule to […]

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Investing in Corporate Culture Pays Dividends

Corporate culture is a fundamental factor of a company’s success and ability to retain talent. Team members must be nurtured and corporate culture purposefully developed to build a foundation for a company’s long-term growth.  After all, what is a company without the people who help build it?   Here at Aegis, we do culture right.  […]

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Notice Provisions Protect Contractors from Risk

Notice provisions – those formal and time consuming notices to owners about delays or changes on a project – are an often ignored requirement on construction projects. While they are tedious and at times difficult to submit, following notice provisions can benefit contractors by identifying risk and providing clear reasons for costs and delays on […]

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Improving Project Controls for Mega Projects

Mega projects, generally defined as costing more than $1 billion, are becoming increasingly more common in the construction industry as both corporate and government clients look to build larger projects. These projects are significant as they often impact thousands of people who may live, work or play in these spaces. The rebuilding of the World […]

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Quality and Innovation Combine in New Aegis Technology Products

For some time now, the Aegis team has worked to create innovative technology products that improve project controls. Today, those efforts have borne fruit with the launch of Aegis Analytics and Rubix. I’m thrilled to share these two new technology products with our clients, as they will improve efficiency and accuracy for project controls professionals […]

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New Year, New Updates At Aegis

As we say good-bye to 2014 and welcome the New Year, it’s a fitting time to reflect on how far Aegis has come since its founding nearly a decade ago and look forward to where we’re going. This is an incredibly exciting time for Aegis — and for the project controls industry in the United […]

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