Construction management

VA Construction: management of minor construction and non-recurring maintenance programs could be improved

What GAO found Veterans Health Administration (VHA) guidelines on preparing cost estimates for minor construction and one-time maintenance (NRM) projects do not fully incorporate the 12 steps of GAO’s Guide to Costing and Evaluating. These steps, if followed, should result in reliable and valid cost estimates and help management formulate realistic budgets for these projects. […]