Lunch and Learn Events

Beyond Estimation Market OutlookBeyond Estimation Market Outlook

This presentation will explore trends in real exchange rates, construction volumes, and major global construction inputs such as oil, steel, and copper.

The Escalation Roller CoasterThe Escalation Roller Coaster

This presentation introduces an empirical approach to indexing escalation in the Institutional Commercial Industrial construction market.

The Value ProcessThe Value Process

This presentation covers the most effective use of construction economics in delivering value throughout the design process.

Total Benefit AnalysisTotal Benefit Analysis

This presentation demonstrates how construction economics measures benefits in the context of our built environment.

Upcoming Events  

University Facilities for the Sciences
& Advanced Technologies 2022

April 4-5, 2022

Boston, MA


Attend this conference to check your plans against what others are building for education, discovery, and innovation success in engineering, health sciences, biological/physical sciences, robotics, automated intelligence (AI), data sciences, biotechnology, nanotechnology, applied sciences, and other high-priority, high-tech programs.
Session speakers
James Vermeulen, PrincipalJames Vermeulen, LEED AP, PQS
Managing Principal
Vermeulens, Boston

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Melissa Chabot, PrincipalMelissa Chabot, LEED AP
Principal
Vermeulens, Los Angeles

University Facilities 2022

April 25-26, 2022

St. Petersburg, FL


Make this conference a top priority planning event for your capital project, campus real estate, space planning, and financial stakeholders to set in motion your institution’s visioning, decision-making, courses of action, and execution of successful facility and space initiatives for a transforming world of higher education involving.
Session speakers
James Vermeulen, PrincipalJames Vermeulen, LEED AP, PQS
Managing Principal
Vermeulens, Boston

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Research Facilities 2022

May 5-6, 2022

Austin, TX


This is Tradeline's 41st conference on the new designs, metrics, and planning models for labs, offices, and support facilities for high-tech laboratory and research work environments. The content of this conference will have major planning implications for your research workspace and space management strategy.
Session speakers
James Vermeulen, PrincipalJames Vermeulen, LEED AP, PQS
Managing Principal
Vermeulens, Boston

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Blair Tennant, PrincipalBlair Tennant, LEED AP
Principal
Vermeulens, San Antonio

Recent Events

Mass Building, Escalating Construction Costs

James Vermeulen, LEED AP, PQS, Managing Principal of Vermeulens, provided insights into issues confronting the design and construction industry. What should owners budget for cost escalation? What pricing structure should we use to accurately estimate costs for projects? James addresses these and other issues.

Construction Economists