Today, the construction industry faces a myriad of challenges – as well as the COVID-19 pandemic, rapidly increasing construction material costs, labor and material shortages, and a hot housing market are potential obstacles for project owners and contractors that, despite their best efforts and intentions, could prevent them from completing their construction projects on time. In my latest article for the Daily Journal of Commerce, I look at some steps owners and contractors can take to mitigate the risk brought by these challenges. Read the full column here.

Originally published as an Op-Ed by the Oregon Daily Journal of Commerce on June 17, 2021.