Short presentation outlines why government should use Value Engineering and how it can promote Value Engineering.
Presentation highlights how VA can help government and suggests how government can support VA.
Project case study demonstrates that through the use of Value Engineering, municipal, industrial and provincial interests came together in the modification of an interchange design to meet the needs of the Town of Arnprior's major employer, an aeronautical industry firm.
Outlines why Value Analysis is important to manufacturers. In order to harness innovation, a systematic and replicable problem solving method is essential. Value Analysis/Value Engineering is such a problem-solving method.
Value Analysis, Value Engineering policy for the BC Ministry of Transportation. Explains goals and objectives for Value Analysis and Value Engineering studies, type of teams, consultant acquisition procedures.
Describes the VE process on municipal projects and how the VE process helps municipal managers meet their core competencies in the following areas.
- Fiscal accountability
- Results orientation
- Approach to Building Consensus
- Effective Project Management
- Customer Service Orientation
- Effective tool for Solving Problems
Presentation to the Construction and Leadership Conference regarding the use of Value Engineering on construction projects. Presentation includes a useful table showing integration of Value Analysis into the project management process.
This presentation describes the Best Practices developed over many years of establishing and managing the largest Value Management Program outside of the US government program. The NYC VM Program reviews a broad range of project types including buildings, infrastructure, and agency operations. This Presentation covers project selection, timing and approaches to reduce designer resistance and to increase confidence in cost management, levels of participation during VM studies, benefits, and innovations which ensure a professional and holistic review of each project. Specific case studies are used to illustrate results.
This publication relfects the advice of an expert panel to the Minister of Alberta Infrastructure on sustainable school buildings. The report discusses holistic design including life cycle costing, green building design, leed, and value management. The report recommends that the Alberta government establish a systematic process for ensuring appropriate value of school building projects through the use of the value management, value analysis, value engineering process on school buildings.
A description of the Value Engineering/ Value Analysis process and information about the $800 Million in cost savings, cost avoidance that the Ontario Ministry of Transportation has had with VE.
The Ontario Ministry of Transportation is the leading government proponent for Value Engineering in Canada. The expanding use of and advocacy for Value Engineering by the Ontario Ministry of Transportation has occurred because Value Engineering meets 3 key needs:
1. Maximizes use of resources
2. Establishes common understand of business needs
3. Delivers Innovation
This paper will highlight how the Ontario Ministry of Transportation uses value management to achieve innovation in infrastructure projects, improve the effectiveness and efficiency of business processes, define the requirements of IT systems, generate organizational change, and develop innovative standards.
- About VA
- Business Process, Restructuring
- About CSVA
- Success Stories
- Functional Performance Specification (FPS)
- Project Management
- Risk Analysis
- 2004 CSVA Conference
- 2006 CSVA Conference
- 2007 CSVA Conference
- 2008 CSVA Conference
- Business Processes, Restructuring
- Innovation, Integration