Implications for Open Design and Construct management

Initially, the project showed the characteristics making it an appropriate case for our purpose: doubtful functionality along with considerable overruns in time and money. The first approach to overcome these problems was to introduce typical PI best practices as advocated by the expert consultancy firm. When this approach turned out to have limited success, the managerial concept was changed by a new project manager, very much in the direction of PII best practices. This change turned out to be successful in the sense that functionality (stakeholder satisfaction) and avoiding overruns in time and money were significantly improved. So our assumption was confirmed in this case as well. We close this section with an aerial view at the time of writing (Fig. 7.1).

Figure 7.1 Aerial view of Schiphol Airport
Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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