Knowing how to deliver a construction project with limited access that is located in a remote, rural area takes special attention to detail. How do you plan for increased travel time and seasonal operations of subcontractors or suppliers? How do you reach out to and offer options for local suppliers and contractors? What are the tools used to analyze and strategize for success? This presentation will provide details on how to successfully plan for projects in these unique locations.
Research the available resources of a small community or region.
Explain the issues related to planning for design, constructability, and delivery model in rural settings.
Review bidding practices that encourage local resource involvement.
Discuss a case study of a rural health care project to illustrate the examples presented.