It comes as no surprise that VMS’ clients welcomed our latest innovation in value management, VMSPro®. The easy-to-use, comprehensive software was rolled out in recent VA/VE and decision analysis studies to resounding success. But more surprising, VMSPro® is piquing interest…Read More
Value management – including value engineering, risk management, and performance management – offers a bridge between competing elements and stakeholders to deliver projects.Read More
Recently, Rob Stewart, President at VMS, was asked to contribute to SAVE International’s® short video presentation on the history of Value Engineering and the Value Methodology and how they can be utilized to create better projects, products, and business processes.Read More
In the September 2014 issue of Water Utility Management International, BECC, Tetra Tech, and VMS look at how energy auditing of treatment facilities can help identify opportunities to make cost savings.Read More
VMS will be at IMTS 2014 in Chicago at Booth E-3141 in Chicago September 8 to 13. Come visit us to find out how VMS and VE can improve your business/Read More
VMS offers exciting and innovative courses that will provide learners from any discipline a knowledge base in Value Engineering, Value Methodology, Risk Management, or our own Value Metrics. As a PMI® Registered Education Provider, several of our courses are approved for Professional Development Units (PDUs).Read More
Our staff literally wrote the books on Value Optimization and Risk Management. Also, these books are used as the foundation for our training programs and the processes we proudly advance at VMS.Read More
To truly improve and optimize a project, our clients benefit most from a holistic approach of analysis and assessment of all of the factors in the VMS approach. This is what allows VMS to deliver solutions that can optimize the value of their projects and business. VMS services and techniques are structured to address all or any part of the value optimization process and designed to assist at any time, from project planning through implementation.Read More
Developed by VMS and continuously refined as one of our core techniques, Value Metrics provides a standardized means of identifying, defining, evaluating, and measuring performance. Once this has been achieved and costs for all value alternatives have been developed, measuring value is a relatively simple matter.Read More
Value is composed of four elements, each of which asks an important question:
How well? How much? How long? How certain?
Value optimization requires answers to these questions in the form of good alternatives to choose from.