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Improve the Accuracy of Reporting with Retention Release Tracking in Vista

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Viewpoint’s Vista 6.19 release offers improved vendor retainage release options and reporting. Viewpoint Technology

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Hyosung Heavy Industries Locating First U.S. Production Facility In Tennessee

Business Facilities

The South Korea-based company will invest $86.9 million and create 410 new jobs in Memphis over the next seven years. Read: Hyosung Heavy Industries Locating First U.S. Production Facility In Tennessee at BusinessFacilities.com.

Report: 2019 record year for supertall construction

Construction Dive

At 1,739 feet, the Tianjin CTF Finance Centre in China was the tallest building completed in 2019

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

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Construction Business Blueprint For Updating Plans And Setting Goals

Contractor Bookkeeping

As another year winds down, it's a good time to reflect on your recent construction business successes – and consider what you'd like to achieve in the coming twelve to fifteen months. One tiny change in your process can help you grow your Construction Company.

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Why Is Polymer Mortar/Concrete | Type of Polymer Mortar/Concrete

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Polymer concrete is a combination material in which the binder consists entirely of synthetic organic polymers, also known as artificial resin concrete.

Nice-Pak Products Adding 90 Jobs In Indiana

Business Facilities

The New York-based wet wipes manufacturer will expand its operations in Mooresville, IN with help from up to $900,000 in conditional tax credits from the state. Read: Nice-Pak Products Adding 90 Jobs In Indiana at BusinessFacilities.com.

Federal judge blocks Trump from using $3.6B of military funds for border wall

Construction Dive

Though the Texas judge has issued a permanent injunction, the Supreme Court overturned a similar move issued by a federal judge in California earlier this year

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The Better Job Order Contracting Solution – It’s that simple…

Job Order Contracting

LEAN Job Order Contracting, JOC, is the better solution in terms of cost and best value outcomes. LEAN JOC 4BT OpenJOC(TM) Job Order Contracting successfully integrates People, Process, Information, and Technology with a low cost solution.

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8 Questions on Diversity in Construction with Jennifer Tolwinski, Controller, DKD Electric, LLC

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Our conversation with Tolwinksi kicks off an ongoing Q&A series with Viewpoint clients on a variety of topics in the construction industry. Client Spotlight

Renovating A Heritage Building

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The large glass skyscrapers we see dominating the skylines of today’s cities weren’t always a staple. In the past people utilized stone and brick to create buildings with character. Heritage buildings are part of every city.

Location Spotlight: Santee Cooper – CAMP HALL

Business Facilities

Camp Hall is a first-of-its-kind, master-planned industrial work space located in a business epicenter of the South and at the heart of modern Southern culture — Charleston, S.C. Read: Location Spotlight: Santee Cooper – CAMP HALL at BusinessFacilities.com.

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AECOM weighs in on long distance Texas hyperloop construction

Construction Dive

Though it scored highest on the infrastructure giant's study of high-speed transit options, the technology's costs are unclear because no such system yet exists, unlike the state's bullet train which is in a preconstruction stage

Best Value Job Order Contacting Solution

Job Order Contracting

Best Value Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery. All the tools and services to implement Best Value LEAN Job Order Contracting.

Ladder Safety

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Climbing the Ladder of Success: What You Need to Know About Ladder Safety. December is here, with the holiday season fast approaching, it's time to prepare your home and deck it with decorations. From tinsel to Christmas lights, it is the best time to make your home party-worthy.

14 Principles of Management by Henry Fayol

The Constructor

The 14 principles of management stated by Henry Fayol is one of the famous administration theory used in management. This is the basics of any. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management 14 Principles of management henry fayol principle of management

Waterlogic Chooses Texas For North American Headquarters

Business Facilities

The drinking water dispenser company will invest $1.6 million and create up to 164 jobs in Grapevine, TX. Read: Waterlogic Chooses Texas For North American Headquarters at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Good vibes: Research finds benefits of wearable tech device that vibrates to warn of hazards

Construction Dive

Waist belts equipped with small motors were up to 95% accurate in helping workers detect potential hazards through real-time tactile feedback

LEAN Job Order Contracting – Best Value Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery

Job Order Contracting

LEAN Job Order Contracting enables Best Value Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery for real property owners and their selected service partners. Integrating people, process, information, and technology is a core benefit provided by LEAN Job Order Contracting.

Rammed Earth Hospital in Nepal

Natural Building

N epal’s Bayalpata Hospital won an international award in the Health Category at the Global Architecture Festival held in Amsterdam. The hospital in is a public-private partnership and is built almost entirely using rammed earth. This is an example of when architecture provides more than a building.

What are Roofing Shingles?

The Constructor

Roof shingles are roofing material that consists of individual overlapping elements placed one over the other. These roof elements are flat and. Building Technology Guide construction of roofing shingles functions of roofing shingles roofing shingles

Structurlam Picks Arkansas For Its First U.S. Plant

Business Facilities

The $90 million precision-engineered mass timber production facility will create 130 jobs in Conway, AR. Read: Structurlam Picks Arkansas For Its First U.S. Plant at BusinessFacilities.com.

Contech leaders meet with Trump to talk tariffs, labor and mandatory tech

Construction Dive

Industry representatives had their say in Washington in recent weeks on topics ranging from apprenticeships and deregulation to material costs and mandating management software on public projects

Bobcat Company Announces Partnership With NFL Quarterback

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Bobcat gives pro quarterback Carson Wentz the home-field advantage

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Attention building design experts: BD+C editors need your input for our 2020 Color Trends Survey

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If you are an architect, designer, interior architect, interior designer, or color expert/consultant on building design projects, we need your expertise for Building Design+Construction 's 2020 Color Trends Survey.

Ditch Witch HX30G Vacuum Excavator

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Ditch Witch vacuum excavator model HX30G has a 31-horsepower Vanguard gasoline engine. It comes with a 542-cfm blower and delivers 3,000 psi of water pressure and 4.2 gpm of water flow. Water tanks are available at 500 or 800 gallons. When trailered with the VT9 trailer and a 500-gallon tank, the

Pratt & Whitney Investing $30M In West Virginia Expansion

Business Facilities

The aircraft and helicopter engine manufacturer will expand its Bridgeport, WV facility for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of PW800 engines. Read: Pratt & Whitney Investing $30M In West Virginia Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

Construction leaders meet with Trump to talk tariffs, tech and labor

Construction Dive

Industry representatives had their say in Washington in recent weeks on topics ranging from apprenticeships and deregulation to material costs and mandating management software on public projects

Five Reasons Why Off-site Modular Construction is the New Favorite

Construction Cost Estimating

What is Off-site Modular Construction Up until the last decade, we have always known construction business is to be conducted on project site. However, with the advent of technology, a new method of building has come up.

USGBC launches new tool to prioritize sustainability strategies

BD+C

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) recently launched Insight, a new data-driven tool that highlights building project design features that can lead to better performance.

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Pettibone Enters MEWP Market with 13 Models

Construction Equipment

Pettibone has entered the mobile elevating work platform (MEWP) market with 13 models. Working heights on the line range from 18.4 to 46 feet. “We We are extremely proud of our strong reputation in the material handling industry, and we’re excited to now enter a new arena with high-quality work

Why Every Word Counts in Design-Build Contracts

Construction Business Owner

Design-build is quickly becoming the mainstay project delivery method for the United States commercial construction industry. According to the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA), nearly half of America's construction dollars will be spent on design-build projects by 2021.

Contractor gets jail sentence for worker trench deaths

Construction Dive

A judge in Boston found that Kevin Otto and Atlantic Drain Services "knowingly and willfully" put the victims of the 2016 incident in extreme danger by not using required cave-in protection methods