Evaluating Exposure to Cost Overruns and Claims During Tumultuous Times

In this white paper, Sonny Jester, Managing Director at Cumming, discusses some of the key factors that owners should consider when their project is impacted by unforeseen events, including how to effectively mitigate disruptions and successfully reopen a project after work stoppage.

2020-05-26T08:43:09-07:00May 18th, 2020|White Paper|

COVID-19 and the Global Construction Market

In this paper, authors Daniel Pomfrett and Brian Burton look at the history of COVID-19 and examine its effect on construction markets both globally and here within the United States. It is important to note that current conditions are changing quickly; this paper was based on information available as of March 25, 2020.

2020-04-01T09:28:36-07:00March 25th, 2020|White Paper|

Escalation and Its Impact on Construction

Understanding escalation can help project owners and other stakeholders navigate economic uncertainty and deliver projects with confidence. In this paper, Cumming Vice President and economic expert Dan Pomfrett defines escalation and the factors that contribute to it, describes recent escalation trends as well as expected patterns for 2020, and provides some general advice on how to apply this knowledge to a construction project.

2020-02-03T11:12:53-08:00January 30th, 2020|White Paper|

Recent Tariffs and Their Impact on the Construction Industry

The trade war between the U.S. and China has resulted in a series of tariffs from both countries that have had widespread impact on the construction industry. In this paper, Cumming Vice President and economic expert Dan Pomfrett takes a closer look at the details of these tariffs, including the rationale behind their implementation, their effects to date, and what to expect going forward.

2020-03-27T06:15:45-07:00December 10th, 2019|White Paper|