Rider Levett Bucknall is an award-winning international firm providing project management, construction cost consulting, and related property and construction advisory services – at all stages of the design and construction process. The firm’s North American practice has offices in 22 major cities across the U.S. and Canada. With more than 3,500 employees worldwide and a professional heritage that spans over 230 years, Rider Levett Bucknall continues to be a global leader in the construction industry throughout the Americas, Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Oceania.  For more information, visit www.rlb.com and follow on Twitter @rlbamericas.

Contractors | Rider Levett Bucknall Apr 30, 2018

Following—and forecasting—the money: Financial modeling for project managers

To wait until there’s a problem affecting design and construction before consulting with a PM wastes valuable time when a project is at its most vulnerable point.

Energy | Rider Levett Bucknall Jan 11, 2018

Harvesting energy and profits: A new approach to MEP cost analysis

In the course of providing cost estimating services, educating the client on making prudent choices is a high priority.

Contractors | Rider Levett Bucknall Sep 6, 2017

Following the money: G702 progress payment certifications

There is no single method of calculating progress payments, but the most common formula is the percentage of completion applied to the total contract price, less a retainage which is held by the owner until final acceptance of the project.

Architects | Rider Levett Bucknall May 3, 2017

Avoiding trouble in paradise: Tips on building successfully in the Caribbean

The island setting itself is at the root of several of these disruptive assumptions.

Building Owners | Rider Levett Bucknall Feb 8, 2017

Don’t leave your office or business vulnerable to drive-by lawsuits

Across numerous states, unscrupulous attorneys are filing hundreds of “drive-by” lawsuits that are founded on noncompliance with ADA regulations against businesses that often have no idea they have done anything wrong.

Healthcare Facilities | Rider Levett Bucknall Nov 10, 2016

Prescription for success: Managing technology in the design of healthcare facilities

While the benefits of intelligently deployed technology are abundantly clear to both designers and healthcare end-users, it’s no simple task to manage the integration of technology into a building program.

Reconstruction & Renovation | Rider Levett Bucknall Aug 29, 2016

Home maintenance 101: How uninformed homeowners can cause developers big headaches, and what to do about it

By taking a proactive stance, the home-building industry can both educate the public about the importance of home maintenance and raise awareness within the construction community about protecting their professional rights and reputations.

Industry Research | Rider Levett Bucknall Aug 25, 2016

Building bonds: The role of 'trusted advisor' is earned not acquired

A trusted advisor acts as a guiding partner over the full course of a professional relationship.

Projects | Rider Levett Bucknall Jul 29, 2016

From Construction Site to Court Room: How project management is transforming expert witness teams

Applying goal-oriented methodologies and techniques can increase efficiency and reduce costs associated with litigation.

 

Hotel Facilities | Rider Levett Bucknall Jul 27, 2016

Proven strategies for managing costs and maximizing ROI for any hotel renovation scenario

Paul Brussow, Executive Vice President with Rider Levett Bucknall, offers cost control strategies for hotel renovations projects.


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