Exploring the Criticality of Getting Preconstruction Right for an Arctic or Other Northern Remote Project with Climate, Access & Logistics Complications

Time: 10:00 am
day: Day Two: Arctic & Northern Conditions


  • Outlining the types of jobs conducted in the arctic and how climate and geography add restrictions and complications beyond traditional preconstruction
  • Hearing how extra time and resource is spent on procurement, ensuring the exact right materials, tools, equipment and worker accommodations are on the job site in advance – how to minimize or eliminate mistakes
  • Understanding the implications of climate on project schedules and working within winter and summer months: keeping projects on track and reducing the risk of delay
  • Examining the keys to northern success and the consequences of failing to get preconstruction right