S08_CEE%203014_4_Estimating%20Overview

S08_CEE%203014_4_Estimating%20Overview - CEE 3014...

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1 1/23/2008 Virginia Tech - Prof. M. Garvin 1 CEE 3014 Construction Management Session 4 1/23/2008 Virginia Tech - Prof. M. Garvin 2 More Key Questions Basic Size & Shape? Basic Architecture? Basic Engineering? • Financing? A FEW THINGS FROM LAST TIME
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2 1/23/2008 Virginia Tech - Prof. M. Garvin 3 Typical Owner Concerns Necessary Quality for Space/Service • Time of Development • Cost of Development Environmental Performance – Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) – For Buildings – Certification? Various levels • Criteria-based • www.usgbc.org A FEW THINGS FROM LAST TIME 1/23/2008 Virginia Tech - Prof. M. Garvin 4 LEED Principles Choose a Sustainable Site Maximize Water Efficiency Save Energy Make Smart Material & Resource Decisions Improve Indoor Air Quality A FEW THINGS FROM LAST TIME
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3 1/23/2008 Virginia Tech - Prof. M. Garvin 5 LEED Example – The Solaire Site Access to public transit Urban land reuse Water Use Reuse of wastewater for cooling towers Low-flow toilets Energy Green buildings On-demand hybrid vehicles Automatic dimming lights “Daylighting” Photovoltaic panels Materials Building components 60% recycled content Recycled construction waste Indoor Air Filtered fresh air Operable windows A FEW THINGS FROM LAST TIME 1/23/2008 Virginia Tech - Prof. M. Garvin 6 Process & Result Very Non-Linear Process Too Often, Too Few Alternatives Considered – Basic Proposal vs. Do Nothing Array Objectives vs. Alternatives A FEW THINGS FROM LAST TIME
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