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Discover the various ways in which Quality and Safety are fundamentally interlinked.

Is a defect in the final product always a result of poor workmanship? Or could there exist other systemic issues eventually revealing themselves as defects? Here are a few thoughts and cases that you might be familiar with.

Unfortunately, construction industry is the major contributer to environmental damage and needs to be course corrected. Measure impact on the environment using the carbon footprint and take actions to minimize it.

Is deriving numerical score in carrying Quality Audit a feasible approach? Quality Audits with properly framed NCRs are more effective in identifying areas of improvement.

Evaluate Cost of Quality for your project using Prevention, Assessment and Failure (P-A-F) Cost Model. Majorly, the cost of repairs accounts for 10-15% of the project cost.

An interesting thought on "How would concrete on the moon be different from the concrete on the earth?" with intriguing future ready construction technology transformation.

Cost Planning is about estimating cost at various stages of project implementation,Essential aspect of Value Engineering is to not result in value reduction

A case study on Quality Management System used in construction industry mentioning how inefficiencies can cause potential cost for the project and rework