Library

PUBLICATIONS BY JOHN K. HOLLMANN PE CCP CEP DRMP

Books and Book Chapters

2016 - “Project Risk Quantification: A Practitioner’s Guide to Realistic Cost and Schedule Risk Management” (Probabilistic Publishing).  Demonstration Parametric Models in Excel (per Chapter 11 of above book) (file in “Quick Links”-password provided with book purchase) 2015 - “Introduction” and “Strategic Asset Management” chapters in: Skills and Knowledge of a Cost Engineer, 6th Ed 2006 – “Total Cost Management Framework”, Editor/Lead Author, 1st Edition (AACE’s Technical Foundation) 2004 – “Asset Management” and “Skills Integration” chapters in: Skills and Knowledge of a Cost Engineer, 5th Ed 1997 – “Cost Estimating Methodologies”, Chapter 2 of Westney’s “The Engineer’s Cost Handbook”, CRC Press

Articles, Papers and Presentations

2017 - “Realistic and Practical Project Risk Quantification (without CPM)” - to be presented at AACE Annual Mtg 2017 - “Variability in Accuracy Ranges: A Case Study in the Canadian Power Transmission Industry” to be presented AACE Annual Mtg 2016 - Overview of the book “Project Risk Quantification”; Presented at the 2016 AACE Annual Meeting 2016 - “Early History of Cost Engineering”: Transactions and Cost Engr Journal, Mar/Apr 2017 2015 - “Study of Cost Engineering Salary and Demographic Data from the AACE 2013 Salary Survey”; self published Model for above: Excel model of salary, bonuses and hourly rates from paper above 2015 – “Risk Analysis at the Edge of Chaos”, Transactions and Cost Engr Journal, Jan-Feb 2015. 2014 - “Variability in Accuracy Ranges: A Case Study in the Canadian Hydropower Industry” AACE Transactions 2014 – “Improve Your Contingency Estimates for More Realistic Project Budgets”, Chemical Engineering Mag, Dec 2014. 2012 – “Estimate Accuracy; Dealing with Reality”, Transactions and Cost Engr Journal; Nov-Dec 2012. 2011 – “Cost Engineering’s Added Value —Making Better Capital Investment Decisions”, Cost Engineering Event 2010 – “Alternate Methods for Integrated Cost & Schedule Contingency Estimating”, AACE Transactions 2009 – “Recommended Practices for Risk Analysis & Cost Contingency Estimating”, AACE Transactions 2008 – “Escalation Estimation: Lessons Learned in Addressing Market Demand”, AACE Transactions 2007 – “Escalation Estimation: Working With Economics Consultants”, AACE Transactions 2007 – “The Monte-Carlo Challenge: A Better Approach”, AACE Transactions 2006 – “Core Competencies, Expectations, and Career Path for an Estimating Professional”, AACE Transactions 2002 – “A Planned Way for Smooth, Quick Startups”, Cost Engineering Mag, Jul 2002 2002 – “Best Owner Practices for Project Control”, AACE Transactions 2001 – “Controlling Project Costs”, Chemical Engineering Magazine, Nov 2001 1996 – “Evolution of Estimating Systems at Kodak”, AACE Transactions 1995 – “Project History – Closing the Loop”, AACE Transactions 1994 – “A Building Square Foot Cost Estimating System”, AACE Transactions 1989 – “Development of Conceptual Estimating Support Systems at Kodak”, AACE Transactions 1987 – “Using Direct Measurement of Coal Core Methane Content in Mine Planning”, Society of Mine Engineers Mine Ventilation Symposium

AACE International Recommended Practices

Authored or Co-Authored (contributed to many others as AACE Director of RPs from 2000-2013) 11R-88: REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE OF COST ENGINEERING (ref: TCM-2006) 19R-97: ESTIMATE PREPARATION COSTS – AS APPLIED FOR THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES 40R-08: CONTINGENCY ESTIMATING-GENERAL PRINCIPLES 43R-08: RISK ANALYSIS AND CONTINGENCY DETERMINATION USING PARAMETRIC ESTIMATING 44R-08: RISK ANALYSIS AND CONTINGENCY DETERMINATION USING EXPECTED VALUE 47R-11: COST ESTIMATE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM – AS APPLIED IN THE MINING AND MINERAL PROCESSING INDUSTRIES 58R-10: ESCALATION ESTIMATING PRINCIPLES AND METHODS USING INDICES  65R-11: INTEGRATED COST AND SCHEDULE RISK ANALYSIS AND CONTINGENCY DETERMINATION USING EXPECTED VALUE 68R-11: ESCALATION ESTIMATING USING INDICES AND MONTE CARLO SIMULATION 69R-12: COST ESTIMATE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM – AS APPLIED IN THE HYDROPOWER INDUSTRY 71R-12: REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE OF DECISION AND RISK MANAGEMENT 73R-13: ESTABLISHING LABOUR PRODUCTIVITY NORMS  
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Library

PUBLICATIONS BY JOHN K. HOLLMANN PE CCP

CEP DRMP

Books and Book Chapters

2016 - “Project Risk Quantification: A Practitioner’s Guide to Realistic Cost and Schedule Risk Management” (Probabilistic Publishing).  Demonstration Parametric Models in Excel (per Chapter 11 of above book) (file in “Quick Links”- password provided with book purchase) 2015 - “Introduction” and “Strategic Asset Management” chapters in: Skills and Knowledge of a Cost Engineer, 6th Ed 2006 – “Total Cost Management Framework”, Editor/Lead Author, 1st Edition (AACE’s Technical Foundation) 2004 – “Asset Management” and “Skills Integration” chapters in: Skills and Knowledge of a Cost Engineer, 5th Ed 1997 – “Cost Estimating Methodologies”, Chapter 2 of Westney’s “The Engineer’s Cost Handbook”, CRC Press

Articles, Papers and Presentations

2017 - “Realistic and Practical Project Risk Quantification (without CPM)” - to be presented at AACE Annual Mtg 2017 - “Variability in Accuracy Ranges: A Case Study in the Canadian Power Transmission Industry” to be presented AACE Annual Mtg 2016 - Overview of the book “Project Risk Quantification”; Presented at the 2016 AACE Annual Meeting 2016 - “Early History of Cost Engineering”: Transactions and Cost Engr Journal, Mar/Apr 2017 2015 - “Study of Cost Engineering Salary and Demographic Data from the AACE 2013 Salary Survey”; self published Model for above: Excel model of salary, bonuses and hourly rates from paper above 2015 – “Risk Analysis at the Edge of Chaos”, Transactions and Cost Engr Journal, Jan-Feb 2015. 2014 - “Variability in Accuracy Ranges: A Case Study in the Canadian Hydropower Industry” AACE Transactions 2014 – “Improve Your Contingency Estimates for More Realistic Project Budgets”, Chemical Engineering Mag, Dec 2014. 2012 – “Estimate Accuracy; Dealing with Reality”, Transactions and Cost Engr Journal; Nov-Dec 2012. 2011 – “Cost Engineering’s Added Value —Making Better Capital Investment Decisions”, Cost Engineering Event 2010 – “Alternate Methods for Integrated Cost & Schedule Contingency Estimating”, AACE Transactions 2009 – “Recommended Practices for Risk Analysis & Cost Contingency Estimating”, AACE Transactions 2008 – “Escalation Estimation: Lessons Learned in Addressing Market Demand”, AACE Transactions 2007 – “Escalation Estimation: Working With Economics Consultants”, AACE Transactions 2007 – “The Monte-Carlo Challenge: A Better Approach”, AACE Transactions 2006 – “Core Competencies, Expectations, and Career Path for an Estimating Professional”, AACE Transactions 2002 – “A Planned Way for Smooth, Quick Startups”, Cost Engineering Mag, Jul 2002 2002 – “Best Owner Practices for Project Control”, AACE Transactions 2001 – “Controlling Project Costs”, Chemical Engineering Magazine, Nov 2001 1996 – “Evolution of Estimating Systems at Kodak”, AACE Transactions 1995 – “Project History – Closing the Loop”, AACE Transactions 1994 – “A Building Square Foot Cost Estimating System”, AACE Transactions 1989 – “Development of Conceptual Estimating Support Systems at Kodak”, AACE Transactions 1987 – “Using Direct Measurement of Coal Core Methane Content in Mine Planning”, Society of Mine Engineers Mine Ventilation Symposium

AACE International Recommended Practices

Authored or Co-Authored (contributed to many others as AACE Director of RPs from 2000-2013) 11R-88: REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE OF COST ENGINEERING (ref: TCM-2006) 19R-97: ESTIMATE PREPARATION COSTS – AS APPLIED FOR THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES 40R-08: CONTINGENCY ESTIMATING-GENERAL PRINCIPLES 43R-08: RISK ANALYSIS AND CONTINGENCY DETERMINATION USING PARAMETRIC ESTIMATING 44R-08: RISK ANALYSIS AND CONTINGENCY DETERMINATION USING EXPECTED VALUE 47R-11: COST ESTIMATE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM – AS APPLIED IN THE MINING AND MINERAL PROCESSING INDUSTRIES 58R-10: ESCALATION ESTIMATING PRINCIPLES AND METHODS USING INDICES  65R-11: INTEGRATED COST AND SCHEDULE RISK ANALYSIS AND CONTINGENCY DETERMINATION USING EXPECTED VALUE 68R-11: ESCALATION ESTIMATING USING INDICES AND MONTE CARLO SIMULATION 69R-12: COST ESTIMATE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM – AS APPLIED IN THE HYDROPOWER INDUSTRY 71R-12: REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE OF DECISION AND RISK MANAGEMENT 73R-13: ESTABLISHING LABOUR PRODUCTIVITY NORMS