About the AACE Transit Forum
The AACE Transit Forum is a thought leadership community dedicated to AACE members who are active in the transit sector. It will serve as a think tank and a gathering place for cost engineering and project controls professionals within the transit sector, to work together to address common challenges, share experiences, solutions, resources, and lessons learned, and gain additional insights from experts in the field.
This session's topic is present by the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC).
Project Categorization and Coding Structure from an Owner's Perspective
Topic #1 – How do you categorize your projects?
In a major transit organization, projects type and complexity can vary significantly. Well defined project categorization and the scalability of Project Management and Project Controls practices plays a significant role during development and execution phases.
Let’s present Toronto Transit Commission’s Project Categorization and Project Controls Scalability Matrix.
Topic #2 – What is Project WBS, CBS from an Owner Perspective?
WBS and CBS play a key role to integrate project scope, cost, schedule and progress. Control Account, Work Breakdown Structure and Cost Breakdown Structure and can be different for a Transit Owner Organization compared to designers and constructors.
Let’s discuss Toronto Transit Commission’s WBS, CBS and Control Account Structure with an application on a small and large project.