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September 7, 2021
Job Order Contracting Best Practices: 4 Tips for Reviewing a JOC Price Proposal

An important step in the Job Order Contracting (JOC) process is the price proposal review, where project owners agree to the work a contractor will do. In this post, Gordian Account Managers reveal four tips for reviewing a JOC price proposal successfully.

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September 3, 2021
Public Construction Procurement: 5 Smart Tips for Meeting DE&I Goals

As governments feel pressure to build equitable communities, meeting and exceeding Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) goals are becoming an area of focus for public procurement officials. Read this blog post for tips for meeting DE&I goals via construction contracting.

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September 2, 2021
5 Ways to Improve Transparency in Public Construction Procurement

Transparency is not merely accounting for each dollar spent. It’s the ability to prove that each dollar was spent in the manner it was intended to be spent, according to the agreed project scope. Here are five ways to improve transparency in public construction procurement.

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August 26, 2021
11 Frequently Asked Questions about Gordian Job Order Contracting Programs

With 30+ of establishing and overseeing Job Order Contracting programs, we know what matters to the hardworking people who maintain facilities across North America. Here are questions we hear often about Job Order Contracting in general and Gordian Job Order Contracting programs.

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August 17, 2021
Aligning Facilities Investments: More on the State of Facilities in Higher Education

The State of Facilities report has generated a wealth of conversation among higher ed leaders. In an effort to continue this discussion, we are answering a selection of questions we have received in thematic posts. This time, we’re looking at aligning facilities investments.

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