it seemed simple but l.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
It seemed simple, but … PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
It seemed simple, but …

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 23

It seemed simple, but … - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 99 Views
  • Uploaded on

It seemed simple, but …. FAA Eastern Region Airports Conference Hershey, Pennsylvania Session B-6 March 19, 2008. Background. Not all projects go smoothly! (Despite best attempts). Many different perspectives. Opportunities to learn from other projects. BLAME. DREAM. owner.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'It seemed simple, but …' - uriel


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
it seemed simple but

It seemed simple, but …

FAA Eastern Region Airports Conference

Hershey, Pennsylvania

Session B-6

March 19, 2008

background
Background

Not all projects go smoothly!(Despite best attempts)

Many different perspectives

Opportunities to learn from other projects

slide5

DREAM

owner

FAA & State

engineer

contractor

panelists
Panelists
  • Mark McGuire, P.E.Campbell and Paris Engineers
  • L. William Kelly, C.M.New Kent County Airport
  • William D. PahutaCharlottesville-Albemarle Airport
  • Courtney A. Beamon, P.E., C.M. (moderator)Delta Airport Consultants, Inc.
slide8

Scenario #1:

“Need more flexibility & time …

Let’s hold bids for 90 days!”

need more flexibility time let s hold bids for 90 days

contractor

“Need more flexibility & time … Let’s hold bids for 90 days!”
  • Unit Pricing: forcing contractor to estimate “worst case” scenario!
    • Petroleum (pavement, travel costs, equipment fuel, etc. etc.)
    • Steel
    • Copper
need more flexibility time let s hold bids for 90 days10
“Need more flexibility & time … Let’s hold bids for 90 days!”

30%

Light Crude Oil (CL, NYMEX)

http://tfc-charts.w2d.com/old_hist_CO.html

need more flexibility time let s hold bids for 90 days11

contractor

“Need more flexibility & time … Let’s hold bids for 90 days!”
  • Signaling Theory: “Are they really serious about this job?”
    • Do they have the money?
    • Are they ready to start?
    • Am I wasting my time bidding this job?
need more flexibility time let s hold bids for 90 days12

contractor

“Need more flexibility & time … Let’s hold bids for 90 days!”
  • Time is Ticking: “What will my workload look like in 3-4 months?”
    • Will I still want the work?
    • Lots of unknowns!
need more flexibility time let s hold bids for 90 days13

DREAM

owner

FAA & State

engineer

contractor

“Need more flexibility & time … Let’s hold bids for 90 days!”

Initially: “Sounds good, no harm!”

$$

“Lots of uncertainty! Better protect myself!”

slide14

Scenario #2:

“The Contractor is not performing …

Someone needs to fix this!”

the contractor is not performing someone needs to fix this

DREAM

owner

FAA & State

engineer

contractor

“The Contractor is not performing … Someone needs to fix this!”

“The engineer knows what the contractor needs to do. They need to show them how it’s done! Make it happen!”

“Get moving already! This grant has been open a long time!”

“The owner needs to pull the bond … it’s clear the contractor isn’t getting it together.”

“Maybe I’m in over my head .. Perhaps if it had been better explained …”

slide16

Scenario #3:

“The tenants decide to care …

AFTER construction begins!”

slide18

Scenario #4:

“The project was going fine UNTIL …”

slide20

Scenario #5:

“Why can’t it be done for the ORIGINAL budget?”

why can t it be done for the original budget

DREAM

owner

FAA & State

engineer

contractor

“Why can’t it be done for the ORIGINAL budget?”

“The review agencies are making us …”

&

“The engineer should have known …”

&

“I’ve already turned in my budget …”

“This is all the money we have. YES, you need to include ALL of these requirements!”

“This estimate is 5 years old! Things have changed. Plus, they said to keep it simple!”

“Are they crazy? I wasn’t expecting this. They are making my life difficult!”