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Project Value ImprovmentT (PVI) – Where Does Cx Fit? Everywhere!

According to a McKinsey industry report, “there is an art to project delivery…but another component can also provide greater efficiency and effectiveness to all projects. Project value improvement (PVI) rigorously identifies tools, management practices, and capabilities that optimize a project’s financial value from early concept to front-end engineering design (FEED).” PVI relies on early input […]

TVD IN IPD: What’s in your Bucket? – Value Informs Cost

Last week, a principal architect at SRG Partners published an essay focused on Target-Value Design (TVD) as an element of lean integrated project delivery (IPD), especially in design/build contracts. She says it is “a way to break the project budget into smaller buckets of money and then designing to meet the smaller buckets. You begin […]

Energy Efficiency Decision-Making – A Relationship Opportunity for Commissioning Providers

As we know, deciding to invest in energy efficiency isn’t arbitrary. Three researchers from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh PA conducted a survey to find out more about how Class B and C office building owners make that decision, and why. Not surprisingly, the most frequent reason for not investing was uncertainty. Yes, they’re looking […]