How to Manage the Project Control System Delegation of Authority to Increase Accountability While Performing Project Management Processes

Regardless of the size, type, or location of a construction project, there are always authority approval levels set for each project management process including those for project control system functions and for which they need to be respected and adhered to. Those approval levels vary depending on project size, category, Read more…

Project Control Systems (PCS) for Construction Projects

Today, and more than ever, project owners, project management consultants, supervision consultants, and contractors are required to adopt best practices when it comes to managing their construction projects. No organization can afford to have its projects going out of control. Projects that finish late and over the budget result from Read more…

Can Individuals be Accused of Fraud for Deceitful and/or Unauthorized Review and Approval Actions on Capital Construction Projects? 

By definition, fraud is the crime of deceiving someone in order to secure unfair or unlawful gain or something else of value.  On capital construction projects, there are many actions taken and decisions made that could be considered fraudulent if they were intended to deceive the project owner. Approvals of Read more…