Many of the pre-recession capital project issues are returning including resource scarcity, cost management, and underleveraged project portfolios. The study found that 23% of capital projects do not meet the required financial return threshold.
The ExCap II study found inconsistencies in three areas:
The ExCap II study found that the leading companies in the study, those companies that achieved top ratings in each dimension of the study, have improved their capital project processes and performance issues since the 2008 study. There are three themes that distinguish the leaders:
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