The time for talking is over… now we have to walk the walk!

The delivery stage of a construction project is the time when the hopes and aspirations of the project team become reality – or not! At this stage the plans and designs will have been agreed and everyone will be set to deliver. Fundamental decisions about value will have been made. The process will be in place to deliver. The ability to make positive changes at this stage will be limited. In fact any fundamental changes made at this stage could be detrimental to the project and may adversely affect the outcomes of a project and how much value can be gained from the investment.

This is the time when the team realises value. However, there are still things to be done to ensure that value is delivered.

At the delivery stage the following key themes have been identified to ensure that best value is achieved from the construction process: