PlanB Begins Building Safety Audits in Bangladesh

PlanB Consultancy International, LLC Begins Building Safety Audits in Bangladesh    PlanB Consultancy International, LLC, in partnership with Code Unlimited, has started an engagement in Bangladesh addressing life safety concerns.  Due to the rash of recent tragedies of building collapses, boiler explosions, and loss of human life, there is a significant need throughout the country…

PlanB Consultancy International, LLC Launches IT Solutions at the 2014 AHR Expo in New York City, NY

 PlanB Consultancy International, LLC Launches IT Solutions at the 2014 AHR Expo in New York City, NY PlanB Consultancy International, LLC, had the unique opportunity in January to exhibit at the 2014 AHR Expo.  The expo was held at the Javits Center in New York City and, with 61,210 total registered attendees, is the largest…

PlanB Launches New Engineering Division, Led by Dan Tedrow, P.E.

Lake Oswego/Portland Metro, Oregon — PlanB Consultancy International launched its new Engineering Division in response to a growing need for energy efficient and low maintenance facilities. Developing the Engineering Division was a natural extension of being a client advocate, explains managing partner, Ian Burns. “We saw how our clients were struggling with the pains of…

Case Study: Washington State Auditor’s Office – WSDOT Capital Program

Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Capital Program  Background: The Washington State Auditor’s Office conducted extensive citizen outreach during 2006 and 2007, when concern was expressed toward administrative expenses across all areas of government. This research highlighted transportation as an area of concern, and the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the Department of Transportation. Objective:…

Case Study: Washington State Auditor’s Office – WSDOT Congestion Audit

Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Congestion Audit: Background In 2006, an overwhelming number of Washingtonians identified transportation as one of their top three priorities, along with education, health and social services. The main point of concern with transportation for the people of Washington was the increase in congestion. Congestion incurs substantial costs in terms…

Case Study: Semi-Conductor Manufacturer

World Leader in Silicon Innovation: Quantity Surveying and Estimating Services Background In 2010, our client announced the development of a massive research facility at its Hillsboro, Ore., location. In 2012, an expansion of the facility was announced, which doubled the original square footage. Total costs are expected to run close to $6 billion for 2.5 million…

PlanB Grows Team

PORTLAND, Ore. — PlanB Consultancy International, LLC, recently added a new team member: Travis Coburn is PlanB’s new Quantity Surveyor Team Lead. Coburn will focus predominately on capital construction and project delivery for PlanB’s high tech manufacturing clients. PlanB Consultancy International, LLC, serves as a cost and project management resource to clients engaging in capital…

PlanB Consultancy International, LLC, Launched to Serve Global Market

PORTLAND, Ore. — PlanB Consultancy International, LLC, is a synergistic creation of PlanB Consultancy based in Portland, Oregon, USA and Thomas & Adamson, headquartered in Scotland. The global firm grew organically from like-minded professionals dedicated to adding value on construction and property projects. We are business managers, strategists, quantity surveyors, project managers and process improvement…