Design shadow on Installation problems/crisis management

Today I met on site of a recent installation project where one of the chair types that was selected was having some problems; the back legs keep coming loose. Because of the  large amount of these chairs, our first plan is to find a remedy to fix the chairs instead of just replacing them. But …

DESIGN SHADOW: PROJECT INSTALLATION

I have been silent on the blog for months now – not because I have had nothing to say, but because I have been consumed by work; mainly one installation project. My team and I literally were on site every day for 2 and half months and then at least half of the week for …

DESIGN SHADOW ON RFI’S

It’s crunch time. Installation is just weeks away, and we have a building to finish. Day after day I am spending time at the project site, on the phone, or answering official RFI’s submitted by the GC’s team. All with the intent to help to keep the contractor moving and ensure they meet their completion schedule. …