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A Spring Starter: 2014 ABC Golf Tournament

April 4, 2014 The Greater Houston chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) hosted its annual Spring Golf Tournament on Monday, March 31 at The Clubs of Kingwood. The annual tournament benefits the ABC Scholarship Fund and welcomes construction and golf enthusiasts to network and enjoy beautiful spring weather. Interface Consulting continues to serve on the [...]

Conquering the Summit with the Future Leaders Program

September 20, 2013 By: Jennifer M. Hatten The Engineering and Construction Contracting Association (ECC) held their 45th annual conference September 11 – 14, 2013, at the JW MarriotDesert Springs in Palm Desert, California. This year’s attendance was the largest in the conference’s history with over 750 registered attendees. Centered on the theme, Conquering the Summit, [...]

Experts and Evidence and Exhibits, Oh My!

July 7, 2013 By Peter W. van der Schans The Energy Bar Association’s (EBA) 2013 Spring quarterly newsletter, EBA Update, has an interesting article in the “Judge’s Corner” written by guest columnist, The Honorable Steven L. Sterner. His article, “Effectively Building a Record,” discusses how trial counsel can present their case before the Federal Energy [...]

ABA Division 1 Shines the Spotlight on Frank Adams

April 9, 2013 The March 2013 issue of the American Bar Association (ABA) Forum on the Construction Industry’s Division 1 newsletter The Dispute Resolver highlights Interface Consulting’s Frank Adams, PE, in the Member Spotlight section. Frank has been a member of the ABA for over 15 years and is a member of both Division 1, [...]

Interface Mixes it up at AGC Houston 1st Thursday Networking Event

April 9, 2013 by: Jessica A. Valor The American Institute of Steel Construction sponsored this month’s Associated General Contractors Houston 1st Thursday mixer on April 4, 2013, at Lupe Tortilla – Shepherd. Margaritas and Mexican food, along with great networking, were on the menu for the event. The mixer was well attended by power-players in [...]

Making a Case for Using Trial Graphics to Prove Damages

March 26, 2013 Christopher J. Sullivan, Interface Consulting vice president of operations and a principal consultant recently submitted an article highlighting the use of trial graphics and demonstrative evidence in proving damages during dispute resolution. The February 2013 issue of the American Bar Association (ABA) Forum on the Construction Industry’s Division 1 newsletter The Dispute [...]

ABC Spring Golf Tournament on Par

March 18, 2013 Associated Builders and Contractors of Greater Houston hosted another successful spring golf tournament on Monday, March 11th. Participants enjoyed a beautiful day of golf on The Clubs of Kingwood, great networking opportunities, and fun pre-tournament games. Interface consultants Jennifer Hatten and Sarah Spurgeon were on scene at the tournament taking team photos, [...]

‘Hook’ed on the CLS of the SB of Texas’s Golf Tournament

March 15, 2013 by: Danielle Sims Sarah Spurgeon and I represented Interface Consulting as a sponsor of the State Bar of Texas’s Annual Construction Law Conference Golf Tournament at the Texas Hill Country resort, The Westin La Cantera, on February 27, 2013. This was our firm’s fifth year taking team photos of the golfers. We [...]

State Bar of Texas Meets Texas Hill Country

March 15, 2013 Each year the State Bar of Texas 26th Annual Construction Law Conference offers a unique opportunity to immerse attendees in Texas culture and construction law, and this year was no exception. The Westin La Cantera and the conference organizers provided a high-end experience from lodging to meals to speakers. Conference attendees experienced [...]

The CAPM: Understanding the Processes

By: Jessica Valor, CAPM The wide world of consulting requires us to understand many facets of a project, from selecting and strategic planning, technical design and implementation, and the continuous management of time, cost, and quality. If all of these aspects come together through adequate planning, the possibility of having a successful project increases. If [...]