4 Commercial Construction Trends and Predictions for 2018

Commercial Construction

As we flip the calendar over to 2018 this month, it’s a great time to share some of the commercial construction trends we predict will shape our work in the year ahead. #1: The grocery sector has been keeping a steady pace in recent years, but it is definitely an area to watch in 2018.

Quantum Computing in 2018

Collaborative Construction

Below are excerpts from an article by John Hawthorne updating the current state of Quantum Computing in which he argues 2018 may be the year Quantum Computing breaks through as a practical tool.

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Three-Quarters of Construction Firms Plan to Expand 2018 Headcount

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Despite the general optimism outlined in “Expecting Growth to Continue: The 2018 Construction Industry Hiring and Business Outlook,” many firms report they remain worried about workforce shortages and infrastructure funding.

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Construction Trends Shaping the Face of 2018

cnstrctr

The post Construction Trends Shaping the Face of 2018 appeared first on cnstrctr. All Posts Division 01 - General Requirements General Construction Knowledge Round Ups 2018 architecture construction infographic trends

2017 Construction Forecast: A Post-Election Update

What's on tap for construction's economic fortunes in 2017

FMI: Construction spending will increase 7% in 2018

Construction Dive

The management and investment consultancy expects the office sector to lead nonresidential construction spending

Europe construction events in 2018

Geniebelt

What will the construction industry bring in 2018? There are bunch of upcoming events that will seek to answer that question for you. It’s a great place for you to get updated on what is happening in the industry, such as new materials, technologies, new way of building etc. Going.

Green building trends for 2018 and beyond

BD+C

Happy New Year and Hello 2018! We’ve observed several driving trends in the incoming projects and client requests – and those trends indicate that 2018 will be a different sort of year for green buildings.

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UK construction events in 2018

Geniebelt

Recently we made a list of the upcoming European construction events in 2018. If you haven’t seen it, you can find it here. This time we are back with a detailed catalog of the top UK construction events for this year. We decided to focus on the UK market due.

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

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

Strong start for architecture billings in 2018

BD+C

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the January 2018 ABI score was 54.7 , up from a score of 52.8 This year started on a strong note for architecture firms, as the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) saw its highest January score since 2007.

March / April 2018 Issue (Volume 51, Number 2)

Business Facilities Blog

The March / April 2018 Issue features the emerging cybersecurity sector, an exclusive interview with Kentucky Gov. Read: March / April 2018 Issue (Volume 51, Number 2) at BusinessFacilities.com.

Building award 2018

Geniebelt

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ENR New York's 2018 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

The New York-New Jersey Class of 2018 are hardworking, innovative and display generosity of spirit

Construction Health Indicator (We're keeping score.)

The Construction Health Indicator is a daily pulse of the construction industry

WWETT Show 2018 draws more than 13,000 attendees

Constructor Magazine

The 2018 Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport (WWETT) Show was held February 21-24, 2018 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN

ENR MidAtlantic Announces 2018 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

ENR MidAtlantic is excited to announce the names on its 2018 Top Young Professionals list

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Planning Your 2018 Fertilizer Program

Green Industry Professionals

Agronomy experts advise what you can do to revamp your fertilizer program and up your lawn care game in 2018

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The Top Ten Worst Cities for Weeds in 2018

Green Industry Professionals

The 2018 top ten U.S. cities to be impacted the most by weed growth and disease this spring and summer

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2018 will be a Year for New Green Building Standards, Codes and Rating Systems

Green Building Law Update

2018 will be a watershed year in the course of green building standards, codes and rating systems. In 2018 there will be new versions of LEED, ASHARE 189.1, What appears to be on the horizon in 2018 is the democratization of green building, in the U.S. Among the positive 2018 updates: LEED v4.1 O+M Building Operations and Maintenance will be released earlier, again through piloting available for use (hopefully) before the end of January 2018.

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Video scrapbook from the 2018 WWETT Show

Constructor Magazine

The 2018 Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport Show was held February 21-24, 2018 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN

ENR New England Unveils 2018 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

ENR New England is pleased to announce its 2018 Top Young Professionals

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Video: Navien at AHR Expo 2018

Constructor Magazine

Editorial Director Bob Mader talks with Brian Fenske, Director of Commercial Sales for Navein at AHR Expo 2018

Vesta at AHR Expo 2018

Constructor Magazine

at AHR Expo 2018 Contracting Business' Director of Content Terry McIver interviews Jack Ernest, VP of Vesta, Inc.

Three Ways to Prepare for 2018 Sales Growth

Green Industry Professionals

Green industry equipment retailers are bullish about sales in 2018, but how should you get equipped to maximize the boom

Best in library design 2018: Six projects earn AIA/ALA library awards

BD+C

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Library Association (ALA) are awarding six libraries with the 2018 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards for excellence in architectural design

Trending: The Rise of Prefab and Modular Commercial Construction Techniques

Commercial Construction

Prefabricated elements such as pre-cast concrete walls, which Englewood installed for a Blain’s Farm & Fleet store in Romeoville, Ill., can have a positive impact on a construction project’s schedule and budget.

German construction 2018: What’s next for the industry?

Geniebelt

This is the highest rate since 2011 and it is expected to increase even more in 2018. Germany is the financial powerhouse of Europe and construction is probably its most significant driver of growth. During 2017, the German building sector experienced a calendar-adjusted expansion of 2.5%.

Offsite construction to ramp up in 2018

Construction Dive

The rise will be driven by factors including contractors' difficulty filling skilled labor positions and the need to complete projects faster and with fewer resources

ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2018 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

After weeks of review, an independent panel of judges has selected ENR Texas & Louisiana’s Top Young Professionals for 2018

Building in 2018 with smart technology

Construction Dive

With the cost of materials rising to their highest price in more than 5 years, construction companies are looking for news ways to adapt to changing times

Construction Marketing Association Announces 2018 Outlook Webcast

Construction Marketing Blog

Each year the Construction Marketing Association presents its predictions and strategies for the upcoming year and would like to invite you to the 2018 Marketing Outlook webcast, scheduled for January 18, 2018. 2018 Marketing Outlook for Construction Companies; January 18, 2018.

UCHealth Selected as 2018 Colorado Owner of the Year

ENR Construction

Billion-dollar expansion plan spreads nonprofit UCHealth’s reach along Colorado’s Front Range

H-2B Petitions May Surge for the Second Half of 2018

Green Industry Professionals

could receive more H-2B applications than there are visas available for the second half of 2018

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ScotPlant 2018 – 20-21 April

Digger Blog

Latest machines from some of the major construction equipment manufacturers will be on show at the Royal Highland Centre, near Edinburgh next weekend for ScotPlant 2018. Latest machines from some of the major construction equipment manufacturers will be on show at the Royal Highland Centre, near Edinburgh next weekend for ScotPlant 2018.

Minnesota's 2018 construction spending to top $1B

Construction Dive

The biggest MnDOT project is $239 million of improvements to Interstate 35W through a portion of Minneapolis

The top landscape trends of 2018

BD+C

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) announces its official list of the top landscape trends of 2018.

3 Construction Strategies for Senior Community Housing Renovation Projects

Commercial Construction

As noted in January’s Hard Hat Chat post about commercial real estate trends shaping Englewood’s work in the year ahead, we expect 2018 will maintain the same strong momentum we’ve recently experienced working with owners and operators to update existing senior communities.

Architecture Billings Continue Growth into 2018

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post Architecture Billings Continue Growth into 2018 appeared first on Construction Superintendent. WASHINGTON, D.C. – The new year started on a strong note for architecture firms, as the Architecture Billings Index saw its highest January score since 2007.