2015 Construction Marketing Survey Results

Construction Marketing Blog

In 2015, will you increase or decrease overall marketing activities and budgets? What traditional marketing tactics will you increase or decrease in 2015? What Internet marketing tactics will you increase or decrease in 2015?

2015 Commercial Construction Industry Highs and Lows

Commercial Construction

Writing our annual “Highs and Lows” commercial construction blog post was a bit more difficult this year because, on the whole, 2015 was pretty great for Englewood Construction and many others in the construction industry.

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Beer Leads—Tales from World of Concrete 2015

John Chaney

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the World of Concrete tradeshow in Las Vegas. Something we like to do every year, in addition to showing off our latest construction software and mobile apps , is to provide an open bar at our exhibit booth.

Arizona Contracting Sales Tax Flow Charts for 2015

Carol Hagen

If you’re in construction and perform work in Arizona, the first few months of 2015 have been confusing when it comes to sales tax (know as Transaction Privilege Tax).

Beer Leads—Tales from World of Concrete 2015

John Chaney

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the World of Concrete tradeshow in Las Vegas. Something we like to do every year, in addition to showing off our latest construction software and mobile apps , is to provide an open bar at our exhibit booth.

March 2015 newsletter

FDR Safety

The post March 2015 newsletter appeared first on FDRsafety. Temporary worker safety – Are you vulnerable? Employers: If you want to be sure your staffing agency is meeting safety requirements, we can help. Join Our Mailing List. Temporary worker safety – Are you vulnerable? By Jim Stanley. President, FDRsafety.

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2015 Commercial Construction Industry Trends and Predictions

Commercial Construction

Now to get to it—our predictions for 2015 commercial construction trends: 1) Shopping center owners reshape the mall. It’s always good to see this much dirt moving in the commercial construction industry and this activity should gain velocity in 2015.

Trends in Construction: 3 Ways Technology is Changing Commercial Construction

Commercial Construction

The use of technology and apps for daily construction reporting, sharing photos and scheduling look-aheads has become common practice on today’s commercial construction job sites.

Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners

Business Facilities Blog

Austin, TX added to its impressive record of success in Business Facilities’ Metro Rankings Report with the best across-the-board showing in the magazine’s 2015 edition. Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest 2015 Austin blog-August-2015 metro rankings Nashville north carolina Raleigh rankings tennesseeBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Business Facilities’ 2015 State Rankings Report: Nebraska Tops Employment Leaders Field

Business Facilities Blog

Business Facilities’ 2015 State Rankings Report: Nebraska Tops Employment Leaders Field appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Plains 2015 blog-August-2015 employment leaders high wage manufacturing leaders nebraska north dakota State rankings report top manufacturing statesBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine. Nebraska edged North Dakota for Business Facilities’ Employment Leaders crown in BF’s 11th annual State Rankings Report.

Top 5 Restaurant Construction Trends for 2015

Construction Informer

Restaurant construction trends for 2015 are focusing on history, simplicity and nature. This is going to continue being a central theme in … Continue reading Top 5 Restaurant Construction Trends for 2015 → The post Top 5 Restaurant Construction Trends for 2015 appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Blog with Construction News and Commentary. Google+. Here are five that are figuring prominently this year.

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Feature Story: 2015 Economic Development Awards

Business Facilities Blog

Feature Story: 2015 Economic Development Awards appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Locations across the nation are rapidly applying the best practices needed to meet the requirements of new and expanding 21st century businesses.

2015 State Rankings Report: TX, CA, IN Notch Best Across-the-Board Results

Business Facilities Blog

2015 State Rankings Report: TX, CA, IN Notch Best Across-the-Board Results appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest 2015 blog-july-2015 california indiana State rankings reportBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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The Greatest Challenge Facing the Construction Industry

John Chaney

Overall growth in the construction industry indicates now is the time for contractors to take advantage of an improving economy to expand their business.

Alabama is BF’s 2015 State of the Year

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Alabama is BF’s 2015 State of the Year originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. 30 — Alabama has been named Business Facilities’ 2015 State of the Year. BF congratulates our 2015 State of the Year , the great state of Alabama.

Top 3 AEC Industry Business Challenges for 2015

Construction Informer

Companies in the AEC industry will find the answers to their biggest 2015 challenges will have to come from within. The dramatic change in commodity pricing, particularly oil and … Continue reading Top 3 AEC Industry Business Challenges for 2015 → The post Top 3 AEC Industry Business Challenges for 2015 appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Blog with Construction News and Commentary. Google+.

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Construction Equipment Fleets Show Growth in 2015

Construction Equipment

Equipment managers report more aggressive fleet expansion and replacement midway through 2015 than they forecast at the beginning of the year. In Construction Equipment 's 2015 Annual Report & Forecast published in January, fleet professionals expected to replace fleet at a 9 percent rate.

Construction to Grow 8% in 2015

Construction Equipment

Total construction for 2015 is predicted to grow 8 percent according to the latest report from FMI. This supports earlier FMI predictions that construction will top $1 trillion in 2015, something the market has not seen since 2008.

2016 Construction Marketing Resolutions

Construction Marketing Blog

With 2015 coming to an end, it is important to begin looking ahead to marketing goals and initiatives in 2016. 2015 marked the year that mobile searches surpassed desktop. It’s that time of year again!

AEC Hackathon Recap (June 27-28, 2015)

Carol Hagen

Since most of my readers are not on Twitter, I’ve decided to share the tweets which are jam-packed with emerging technologies in the construction, architecture and engineering sector.

2015 Construction Industry Outlook

Construction Business Owner

A common barometer to gauge the state of the economy, construction spending and its growth is the evaluation of a number of key economic indicators, such as unemployment, interest rates and the purchase of durable goods.

Ways to Make your Construction Project More Memorable

Construction Marketing Blog

Everyone involved in a construction project, from the designers to the architects, builders, surveyors and more will want nothing but success for their efforts.

Construction Americas 2015 Exposition

Construction Marketing Blog

Scheduled for March 26 & 27, 2015, Construction Americas is the newest expo on the block and will be hosted at the U.S. Sponsor Construction Americas 2015 Exposition, and gain access and exposure to thousands of construction professionals across the United States, North and South America!

8 Best Practices to Decrease Your Accident Rate and Increase Your Approval Rate

Construction Marketing Blog

In most workplaces, accidents are a nuisance for worker and a headache for HR. However, at construction sites, accidents are potentially industry-ruining.

Announcing the Panelists at Construction Americas 2015 Expo

Construction Marketing Blog

We are excited to announce that Construction Americas 2015 Exposition, this March, will have a great line up of panelists and celebrity speaker Chris Grundy.

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Construction Marketing Outlook 2015 Webcast

Construction Marketing Blog

A webcast from the Construction Marketing Association (CMA) will share results of a national survey regarding 2015 marketing plans and priorities, including budgets and the most effective marketing tactics. And please take the 2015 Marketing Outlook survey by clicking here.

Construction Marketing Outlook 2015 Survey

Construction Marketing Blog

In addition, CMA Chairman Neil Brown will preview the upcoming Construction Americas 2015 exposition. These survey results will be shared at our upcoming Construction Marketing Outlook 2015 Webcast on Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 1 PM CST.

Contact Release Training is New to NFPA 70E 2015

The Safety Blog

The 2015 NFPA 70E standard for workplace electrical safety is now making the rounds, and depending on when the authority having jurisdiction (AHJ) you report to, may be adopted at any time in the next three years.

The Good NEWs: 6 Emerging Trends That Are Actually Good for the Construction Industry

Constructonomics

There was a time — and it wasn’t too long ago — when what it meant to build something changed little over the course of hundreds of years. There were artisans, tradesmen, skilled laborers, and a certain finite set of tools that craftspeople relied upon to make everything from the local palace to the local mill. Of course, the Industrial Revolution and the ensuing Technological Revolution has changed all that.

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4 Safety Tips Every Construction Worker Should Know

Construction Marketing Blog

Worried about your safety at work? Construction sites are full of potential hazards and sometime accidents are unavoidable. More often, though, incidents can be prevented with clear thinking and precautionary measures.

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New Feature List for Revit 2015

Revit OpEd

Here''s a list of the items that are new to Revit 2015. New Features News Revit 2015 Revit Updates I''ve put them into my own grouping.

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Is it Better to Lease or Buy Your Construction Equipment?

Construction Marketing Blog

In the world of construction, a man is only as good as his tools and the various types of construction equipment are the most important tools on the jobsite.

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Three Benefits of Upgrading Your Construction Equipment

Construction Marketing Blog

The construction industry remained buoyant despite predictions of a slow yet stable recovery after the general election.

3 Solutions to Help Solve the Commercial Construction Labor Shortage

Commercial Construction

Activity is setting up nicely for commercial construction in 2015, but just as the industry seems to be back on its footing, the dreary recession of years past is giving us one last gasp of annoyance and pain.

Harley Perry, Perry Plumbing, named Delta Faucet 2015 Contractor of the Year

Constructor Magazine

and PHCC-NA presented their highest plumbing honors to Harley Perry and Brandon Pettway as Contractor and Apprentice of the Year, respectively, at the PHCC CONNECT 2015. Delta Faucet Co.

Commercial Facility Management: 4 Steps to Prep your Facility for Winter

Commercial Construction

Englewood’s Facilities Management Group notes that fall is an ideal time to address seasonal maintenance concerns and make sure building systems are ready for winter. Here in Chicago, the arrival of October means the season’s first snowfall and blast of cold weather could come any day.

Adapting to Changing Technology

John Chaney

The other day, gifted with a rare bit of free time, I decided to visit one of my favorite websites, ESPN.com, and catch up on spring training baseball news. I was met with a brand new site design that was far different to the ESPN I had been used to.

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