Construction Industry Best Practices


The Best Practices Awards program provides unique awards which recognize achievement with implementation of construction industry Best Practices that have been validated by the Construction Industry Institute (CII) to provide improvements in cost and schedule.  There are currently 17 Best Practices which have been validated.

Nominations are due by January 29, 2018 to St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers, 180 Weidman Road, Suite 127, Manchester, MO  63021.  Winners will be announced at the  Annual Awards Gala on Monday, March 5, 2018.

Submission Requirements

  • Executive Summary – One page summary of the project outlining the project and the Best Practices implemented and quantified results (i.e. 200 – 300 words).
  • Participating Organizations – List of organizations (with key contact information) contributing significantly to the project’s success.
  • Detailed Description – Identify Best Practices implemented (no more than 2) which had the most positive impact on your project.
  • For each Best Practice, respond to the specific questions associated with the Best Practice.
  • Metrics – Provide quantifiable results of improvement based on best practice implementation in cost, schedule, quality, and / or safety.

Submissions may be made electronically in 8 ½” x 11″ in  PDF format to a Dropbox site by Monday, January 29, 2018. If you plan to submit, please contact SLCCC for account access by January 22:

ATTN:  Bev Flowers  – — 636-394-6200

St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers

180 Weidman Road, Suite 127

Manchester, MO 63021-5724

Awards will be made to owners, contractors, design professionals or other industry organizations for projects implementing Best Practices and demonstrating quantifiable results.  Projects should have been substantially completed in 2017.  Implementation should be for projects in either of two areas:

  • Project in the St. Louis region (MO – IL)
  • Project outside the region by SLCCC member

Evaluation criteria will be based on the Self-Assessment Guide in Publication IR 166-3 from the Construction Industry Institute (CII) “CII Best Practices Guide: Improving Project Performance.”  CII resources are available through:

At least one of the project nominees must be a member of the St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers.  Nominations are due by January 29, 2018 and winners will be announced at the Annual Awards Gala.

Nominations Due Mon.  1/29/18

Deliver to:

St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers (SLCCC)

180 Weidman Road, Suite 127

Manchester, MO  63021

To submit via DropBox

Contact Bev Flowers — for access



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