Gordian K-12 Toolkit

Job Order Contracting (JOC) is a proven alternative to traditional procurement that streamlines renovations, repairs, emergency and time-sensitive projects and straightforward new construction. Bring speed, precision and efficiency to your K-12 construction process and projects.

Streamlined Procurement

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    Campus Construction Made Easy

    Job Order Contracting is a simple and effective procurement solution that allows you to control costs, save time and begin work faster on repairs, renovations and simple construction. Watch this 4-part video series to learn how.

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    Keep Your Schedule and Budget on Track

    Procurement challenges make it difficult to complete construction and renovations on time and on budget. Job Order Contracting puts contractors in place with a single, competitively-awarded contract-saving you time and money. Watch this video to learn more.

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    When is JOC a Good Option?

    There is no perfect, one-size-fits-all approach to construction projects. Some delivery methods work better with certain types of projects than others. View this infographic to better understand when JOC is a good option.

Success Stories

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    Toilets Save Oysters: New York City Toilet Recycling Project

    An initiative led by New York City's Department of Environmental Protection aims at restoring the oyster population in the Delaware Watershed, by taking old, inefficient toilets from New York City public schools and creating beds to help grow 50,000 oysters. The toilets removed from the public schools are being replaced with more water-efficient toilets that are estimated to save up to 4 million gallons of water per day.

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    School Tackles Time Sensitive Projects with Speed & Efficiency

    An unexpected influx of students at Riverside Elementary School in Brainerd, MN left the school in dire need of an expansion. Faced with a pressing deadline, the school district looked to Gordian’s ezIQC® procurement solution for rapid results.

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    K12 Renovation & Construction Case Studies

    K-12 schools are struggling with insufficient funding, staffing and resources. To meet these challenges, school districts are choosing Job Order Contracting (JOC) for construction procurement to save time and effort. This ebook from Gordian includes detailed case studies of K-12 schools that used JOC to complete projects successfully in a limited time.

ezIQC Cooperative Purchasing

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    ezIQC: Construction Procurement Through Cooperatives

    ezIQC is the easy and intelligent way to buy construction services at competitive prices. Take advantage of cooperative volume discounts from contracts that have already been competitively awarded. With access to local contractors through a cooperative purchasing network, you can trade the time and expense of traditional procurement for speed, efficiency and the power of group buying.

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    Start School Safety Projects Faster

    When it comes to improving school safety, there’s no time to delay. It’s crucial to start these projects immediately. Gordian’s ezIQC® solution allows you buy construction services through cooperative purchasing networks so you can make your school safer faster. Watch video to learn how.

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    Fast Track Construction Procurement Through Cooperatives

    Schools and public agencies can buy construction services through cooperative purchasing networks—just like they buy office furniture and supplies. In this video, members of the Educational Services Commission of New Jersey (ESCNJ) co-op explain why they choose to partner with Gordian to complete repairs, renovations and new construction projects.