Implementation Services

Implementation Services

We help implement best practices from the Construction Industry Institute (CII) that dramatically improve performance in capital projects.

Front End Planning

Phase-gate definition
Is your organization redefining or streamlining your front end planning process? We work with our clients to implement phase-gate processes based on CII’s front end planning best practices. Check out our upcoming Front End Planning Principles & Practices courses.
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Renovation & revamp planning
Are your aging facilities presenting challenging project execution issues? Our Renovation & Revamp Planning Workshop is an excellent way to introduce your project leaders to crucial scope definition considerations and CII tools for specifically for renovation and revamp projects.
Optimizing construction input
Do your project teams struggle to obtain adequate construction input during front end planning?  We provide training and facilitation services for CII’s Construction Input Assessment Tool (CIAT) to identify scope elements that require construction input, along with level of effort, expertise and timing.

Project Definition Rating Index (PDRI)

Implement PDRI
We help organizations implement PDRI to dramatically improve scope definition in capital projects.  Our proven PDRI Roadmap to Success Workshop will help you prepare for change and initiate a successful proof of concept with the support of Certified PDRI Facilitators.
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Introducing new PDRI templates
Looking to introduce the new PDRI for Small Industrial Projects template?  Check out upcoming dates for our PDRI for Small Industrial Projects Workshop, designed to address scope definition needs of project teams responsible for small, plant-based projects.
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Growing & establishing PDRI
Successful implementation of PDRI is a multi-step process. We help organizations grow and establish PDRI as a standard practice with implementation services and tools including:
  • Phase-gate process integration
  • Education plan development & delivery
  • Carve for PDRI – template configuration & portfolio benchmarking

Project Risk Management

Implement Risk Management
We help organizations implement best practices in project risk management from the Construction Industry Institute (CII).  Our Roadmap to Success program is a hands-on approach to implementing formal risk management practices for risk identification, risk assessment and analysis, and monitoring and controlling project risk.
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Risk tools & templates
Are you looking for out-of-the-box risk templates that are purpose-built for the construction industry? Valency offers a full suite of CII-based risk management templates including:

  • Risk Register
  • Risk identification checklists
  • Management dashboards to monitor project risk
Growing Risk Management
We help organizations grow the adoption of risk management practices and establish a culture that embraces project risk management.  Organizations can achieve dramatic increases in schedule performance by focusing on:
  • Phase-gate process integration
  • Education planning & delivery
  • Contingency management

Change Management

Implement Change Management
We help organizations implement best practices in project change management from the Construction Industry Institute (CII).  Our Roadmap to Success program is a hands-on approach to achieving a balanced change culture of recognition, planning and evaluation to effectively manage project changes.
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Change metrics & templates
Are you looking for out-of-the-box change control metrics and templates that are purpose-built for the construction industry? Valency offers CII-based change request forms, change logs and standard metrics to monitor and control project change.
Growing Change Management
We help organizations grow the adoption of effective change management practices and establish a culture that promotes early identification of changes and prompt resolution.  Effective change management practices are one of the most influential factors in achieving cost and schedule predictability in construction projects.

Implementation of CII Research & Best Practices

What is it?  Why use it?
Valency applies a systematic approach to implementation planning for all practices and tools.  Our methodology is based on CII’s Implementation Planning best practice which was specifically developed to enhance the process of implementing new practices and tools for construction project management.  We strive to ensure our clients have an implementation plan that provides enough detail and direction so that all parties understand the roadmap to success.
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