Construction cost forecast and timing decisions for science and advanced technology capital projects

October 10-11, 2022
San Antonio, TX
Blair Tennant, LEED AP
John McKeon
Senior Project Manager

What should owners budget for cost escalation in the post-pandemic economy? What are effective ways to procure projects in a post-pandemic market? Mounting pressure on construction costs will impact all research projects on the drawing boards and in the pipeline. Attend this session to see new pathways to better pricing and more accurate budget figures. The Vermeulens team delivers construction cost forecasts based on economic conditions, commodity prices, and cost data as the pandemic-induced recession comes to an end. They profile what organizations are doing to develop bid and procurement strategies that strategically minimize exposure to construction escalation.

Monday, October 10, 2022 - 1:10pm-2:05pm | Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - 1:45pm-2:40pm
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
American Institute of Architects (AIA)