Field and Management Tracking
A process in which Field Management software, including Field BIM software, is used during the construction, commissioning, and handover process to manage, track, task, and report on quality (QA/QC), safety, documents to the field, commissioning (Cx), and handover programs, connected to Building Information Models (BIM). The goal of Field Management and Field BIM is to ensure conformance to contract documents, compliance to safety regulations, and performance to owner's project requirements, through BIM-based workflows out in the field and at the point-of-construction.
- Ability for field personnel to access, read and update building information models (BIM) in the field.
- Optimize first work and minimize rework due to non-conformances and defects.
- Manage work to complete and correct efficiently with no communication lags and errors.
- Prevent jobsite hazards and at-risk behaviors, and ensure jobsite safety.
- Optimize system and component performance to owner's project requirements.
- Document as-installed information for the record and for handover, at the point-of-construction.
- Accelerate project schedule, time to operations and time to revenue.
- Reduce the operations and maintenance (O&M) handoff, onboarding and uptime process.
- Develop a digital handover asset of structured data and documents, to complement the physical asset.
- Gain real-time visibility into organization, project and stakeholder performance.
- Create a secure history log of field management activity for future audit-ability.
- Identify trends with leading indicators to take proactive, preventive action versus reactive, corrective action.
- Managing and mitigate performance and other risks.
- Avoid contractor callbacks and warranty claims due to construction defects.
- Design Authoring Software
- Model Review Software
- Field Management Software and Field BIM Software
- Connected, web-based application - cloud-computing
- Disconnected or occasionally connected, local application - mobile computing
- Internet connection
- To access connected, web-based application
- Pad, tablet, slate or other mobile computer device
- To use disconnected or occasionally connected, local application
- Rugged field case (optional)
Team Competencies Required:
- Knowledge of construction processes and field management processes, including:
- Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC) processes
- Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S) processes
- Materials Management processes
- Commissioning (Cx) processes
- Handover or Turnover processes
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