In Construction, Time Is Money

By: Tiffany Hosey, Esquire, CEO/Founder CTBIM What is Big Data other than the collection of millions of data points at a fixed point in time? On complex construction projects it’s not hard to imagine the immense volume of valuable pieces of information created by project stakeholders. What building model does the Owner want? Data point. […]

Your Data is Your “Book of Insurance.” Do You Have One?

By: Tiffany Hosey, Esquire, CEO/Founder CTBIM When I landed my first legal job, I was cautioned by one of my law school professors to keep records of every communication, oral and written, everything I did, to document anything of import, in case something happened. She called it a “book of insurance.” When I started working […]

If You Had A Crystal Ball, Would You Use It?

Using Real-Time Data to Differentiate Your 21st Century Construction Projects By: Tiffany Hosey, Esquire, CEO/Founder CTBIM Why Are So Many Afraid of Data? There are many articles touting data as the new gold or the new oil of the 21st Century. If that’s true, why, then, are so many in the construction industry so afraid […]

Cost Overruns. Schedule Breaches. Normal Costs of Doing Business? They Don’t Have To Be…

By: Tiffany Hosey, Esquire, CEO/Founder CTBIM & Keith Lashley, HKS Architects, Inc., Principal, Construction Administration, AIA, NCARB(CTBIM is patented in Japan, patent-pending in the US) The world has always been data driven. From banking to the automotive industry, computers and the digitization of information have transformed global economies. The construction industry lags behind most industries […]