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Digital Marketing Transformation in the Construction Industry

Construction Marketing Blog

Digital marketing transformation is a red-hot business trend. Construction Marketing Association Chairman Neil M. Brown recently authored an article on the subject for Construction Business Owner, July 2019 Edition. WHAT IS DIGITAL MARKETING TRANSFORMATION?

3 Critical Questions to Ask Before Starting an Adaptive Reuse Commercial Construction Project

Commercial Construction

This column from Chuck Taylor, Englewood Construction’s director of operations, was originally published by An adaptive reuse construction project, such as the conversion of this former grocery store into Englewood’s headquarters in Lemont, Ill.,

Your Ultimate Guide to Portland, Oregon for Collaborate 2019


Viewpoint Collaborate 2019 is coming up! As you plan for your upcoming trip to Portland, take a look at our ultimate guide to Portland

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Los Angeles ties Seattle for most cranes in Q2 2019

Construction Dive

This is the first time in more than three years that Seattle has not been RLB's sole No. 1 for crane counts in the U.S.

You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage.

USGBC Wants You to Comment on the Next Version of LEED

Green Building Law Update

The U. Green Building Council is looking for the future of LEED and has officially opened a call for feedback and ideas for the next version of LEED. This is an opportunity for anyone and everyone to influence the next version of the most widely used green building rating system in the world.

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CBR Test of Soil Procedure, Calculation & Graph

Construction Test

CBR Test of Soil Procedure , Calculation & Graph is required to get the Bearing capacity of soil , soaked or un-soaked condition. Here we described CBR test procedure along with calculation and graph as per IS Code. What is CBR Test.

6 Construction Voices on Moving to the Cloud


More and more contractors are moving to the cloud; Hear their reasons why

Construction of controversial $2B Hawaiian telescope set to begin

Construction Dive

The project also includes decommissioning of five telescopes and their sites restored on Mauna Kea, which some consider sacred land

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Applications of Reinforced Concrete

The Constructor

Applications of Reinforced Concrete is mainly due to its versatility, adaptability and resistance to fire and corrosion resulting in negligible. Concrete Technology Concrete Types in Construction reinforced concrete Uses of RCC

Love’s Investing $8.8M In New Tennessee Facility

Business Facilities

The 200,000-square-foot tire retread and distribution facility in Milan will be largest of its kind for Love’s, and will create up to 80 jobs. Read: Love’s Investing $8.8M In New Tennessee Facility at

Fuelling the constant content demand: Is there a better solution?

Construction Marketing Ideas

I’ve failed to meet my personal standards for updating this blog for the last few months.

Deere Launches Registered Apprenticeship Program

Construction Equipment

John Deere has received approval for its new Registered Apprenticeship Program, and will make it available to its Agriculture & Turf and Construction & Forestry dealers. According to the company, the program will help address a shortage of service technicians, providing dealers with an on

Credentials: why do they matter?

Construction Dive

Credentials are a vital piece of our workforce development system and offer a path to a successful and lucrative career


Type of Wall Claddings

The Constructor

Indoor wall claddings are available in several types from normal wooden panels to 3D wall panels. Their types differ in material, texture and.

Cree Investing $1 Billion In North Carolina

Business Facilities

The five-year investment will expand Cree’s silicon carbide capacity with a fabrication facility and a materials “mega factory.”. Read: Cree Investing $1 Billion In North Carolina at

In respect of the bootstrap: Start-up surprises and business projections

Construction Marketing Ideas

I have a single-minded focus on mind these days: Turning the start-up Ontario Construction News into a business success.

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Add briefcase to your phone's home screen

GCP Applied Technologies

Add briefcase to your phone's home screen. michael.delros…. Wed, 07/17/2019 - 20:08. GCP Applied Technologies. July 17, 2019. Add briefcase to your iPhone/iPad/iOS device. Launch Safari browser on Apple’s iOS. Navigate to Tap the Share button on the browser’s toolbar.

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Chevron Phillips, Qatar Petroleum plan $8B US plant

Construction Dive

The companies will select engineering, procurement and construction contractors in 2021 for the plant, which will be located along the Gulf Coast

What are the Types and Uses of Lime in Construction?

The Constructor

Different types of lime used in construction are Quick Lime, Slaked Lime, Fat Lime and Hydraulic Lime. They are obtained by the process of. Building Technology Guide Fat Lime Hydraulic Lime Quick Lime Slaked Lime

Motus Integrated Technologies Creating 90 New Jobs In Alabama

Business Facilities

The interior automotive parts supplier will invest over $15 million and create 90 new jobs at its new manufacturing facility in Gadsden, AL. Read: Motus Integrated Technologies Creating 90 New Jobs In Alabama at

Are you effectively measuring your marketing success? Probably not.

Construction Marketing Ideas

This 2014 study from Duke University is a bit dated now — a lot can happen in five years — but the numbers are still sobering.


7 new multifamily developments to track this summer


Here's a recap of the noteworthy multifamily projects to open their doors this summer. . . . LUXURY TOWNHOUSES ON NEWPORT BAY


California bullet train officials issue RFQ worth $1.6B

Construction Dive

The work will cover design-build services and a 30-year maintenance contract for the first segment of the 119-mile, scaled-back route

6 Types of Deleterious Substances in Aggregate

The Constructor

Deleterious materials in aggregate are those substances which detrimentally effect the fresh and hardened properties of concrete for instance. Concrete Technology AAR

TOC Logistics International Creating 87 Jobs In Indiana

Business Facilities

The global supply chain logistics company is investing more than $1.8 million to expand its Indianapolis headquarters. Read: TOC Logistics International Creating 87 Jobs In Indiana at

About branding and honesty: It isn’t hard to get things right

Construction Marketing Ideas

Michael Stone in a recent newsletter highlights the frustrating experience of a subcontractor dealing with a less-than-ethical general contractor.

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John Deere Expands Coal Valley Facility

Construction Equipment

John Deere completed the construction of a 7,500-square-foot facility in Coal Valley, Illinois, to better meet internal training demands, along with supporting customer visits and events. The building is part of the Construction & Forestry Training Campus, and includes three classrooms that

ICC v. UpCodes: Can a private organization copyright the law?

Construction Dive

UpCodes adds access to new building codes and other regulations for its subscribers, but not everyone agrees as to how the tech startup goes about it, especially the International Code Council

Penetration Resistance Test on Hardened Concrete- Purpose and Applicability

The Constructor

Penetration resistance tests on concrete offers a means of determining relative strengths of concrete in the same structure or different. Concrete Technology How To Guide Non-Destructive Tests GE Lab Tests

Arkansas: Job Creation Is Blossoming In The Natural State

Business Facilities

April was a banner month for economic development in Arkansas, with a haul of more than $200 million in investment and more than 900 new jobs. Read: Arkansas: Job Creation Is Blossoming In The Natural State at

Points to be considered prior to concreting ground beams and plinth beams

Construction Cost Estimating

Prior to start concreting work for ground beams & plinth beams, proper examination should be carried out in the following two phases :- Initially, test out formwork prior to arrange or bind reinforcement.

5 Tips for Choosing a Crane

Construction Equipment

With advancements in technology, cranes have become more commonly seen on construction and demolition projects. OH&S Online offers buyers the following tips. Check the load weight to be lifted. Match the crane’s lifting capacity to the load. For example, using a high-capacity crane for a

Construction's hourly wages 10% higher than private sector's

Construction Dive

Despite increasing hourly wages 3.2% over the year to an industry average of $30.73 and offering other incentives, construction firms still face challenges attracting jobsite workers