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How Your Schedule and Production Charts Can Save You Money

Failing to finish a project on time is one of the biggest risks facing owners, construction managers, and contractors. When a project begins to get off track, this schedule exposure generally results in acceleration, trade stacking and other inefficiencies – all things that increase costs and risks. So how can you mitigate your risk and […]

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Aegis Project Controls Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Launch of Aegis Academy™

Registration Now Open for First Training Session Silver Spring, MD – Today, Aegis Project Controls (Aegis) kicks off its 10-year anniversary celebration with the launch of Aegis Academy™, a brand new project controls training program for construction professionals. This exciting new training program is the latest innovative offering from the nation’s largest consulting firm dedicated […]

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Benefits of the Interdependent CPM Schedule Model

What is wrong with the Status Quo? Timely, Costly, Inefficient, Opaque.  All of these words describe the development of a baseline schedule. Additionally, they also resonate when discussing the update process and payment application of the project schedule. Traditionally, the development of the Project Critical Path Method Schedule (CPM) Baseline is binary. The general contractor […]

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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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Project Controls Delivers Key Value to Contractors

We are often asked to explain the benefits of project controls. Aegis’ President, David Hatwell does this by providing an excellent big picture overview in the current issue of Modern Contractor Solutions magazine.  We were delighted to further inform their readers about project controls and how it helps contractors, and hope you enjoy reading the article […]

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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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