Types of Construction Contracts and Their Comparison

The Constructor

There are different types of construction contracts and their comparison is presented in this article. A construction contract is an agreement. Construction Construction Contracts Construction Management Construction Project Construction Projects

Construction Management Software – Comparisons, Features and Benefits

The Constructor

Comparisons, features and. Construction management software helps to manage and execute construction project activities easily and effectively. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management

A Comparison of Construction Cost Estimating Software Tools 2015

Building Information Management

A Comparison of Construction Cost Estimating Tools. Uncategorized 4Clicks best Comparison of Construction Cost Estimating Tools cost estimating CostWorks PROJECT ESTIMATOR rsmeans software Spreadsheets – Microsoft Excel ®.

Instance Parameter Comparison Revit 2012 and 2011

Revit OpEd

Comparison Tips Parameters InstanceThe manner in which Revit reacts to Instance Parameter changes to families you place has changed from version 2011 to 2012.

A UK Bridge That Is a Lesson on How to Build Big Projects

ENR Construction

Why a comparison of the Queensferry Crossing and the east span of San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is fruitful

Value and Outcome Based Construction

Building Information Management

Uncategorized best management practices BIM for FM comparison chart construction delivery methods integrated project delivery job order contracting JOC LEAN lean construction

Comparison between OPC and PPC (fly ash based cement)

Construction Cost Estimating

OPC 53 Grade Cement:OPC (Ordinary Portland Cement) belongs to the basic form of cement and it is formed with 95% cement clinkers and 5% gypsum. Gypsum stands for an additive and it’s objective is to enhance the setting time of the cement to a executable 30 minutes or more.

RSMeans cost comparisons: jails, courthouses, police stations, and post offices

BD+C

saw the largest year-over-year increase in construction costs for judicial facilities and post offices, according to the latest RSMeans cost comparisons report. Winston-Salem, N.C.,

Construction's June Starts Drop From May, First-Half Results Are Up

ENR Construction

Dodge Data & Analytics says month-to-month comparison is skewed by huge LNG project launched in May. Business Management

(bim)x: The O-Gap (or Comparing Healthcare and Construction)

bimx

As many of us attempt to transform the construction industry, we’ve considered a few comparisons: The manufacturing industry, which started using digital tools and co-location to produce something physical so many years ago. skip to main | skip to sidebar. 10.09.2012.

Tablet Wars and Cloud Computing

John Chaney

All the comparisons of functionality and available apps remind me of how my kids and their friends would compare who got the best toys at Christmas.

CostX Estimating Software - Subcontractor Comparison Training

Construction Cost Estimating

The video will show how sub-contractors comparison can be inserted. This video is the on-screen estimating software. It can be two dimension or three dimension in nature. Exactal has brought up this video in Youtube.

KarelCAD Revit Release Comparison via PDF

Revit OpEd

Comparison New Releases Revit 2012The gang at KarelCAD have shared some pdf documents that provide an overview of what features set each release apart, for Revit 2010, 2011 & 2012. Revit Architecture 2012 Revit Structure 2012 Revit MEP 2012.

Project Management Tools for Design Build

ProCore

This comparison was based on over 350 projects of various types in many sectors. The design-build project delivery method is unique in its demands on the contractor, but its advantages make it a viable alternative to the design-bid-build and construction-manager-at-risk methods.

Social Media For Construction – 2013 Survey Results

Construction Marketing Blog

A comparison with 2012 results is below. A comparison with 2012 results is below. A comparison with 2012 results is below. A comparison with 2012 results is below.

Social Media in Construction 2013 – Infographic

Construction Marketing Blog

The infographic also highlights comparisons with our 2012 survey results. In September 2013, the Construction Marketing Association conducted the second annual survey of construction professionals regarding their use of social media. The following questions were asked: 1.

Social Media in Construction 2013 – Infographic

Construction Marketing Blog

The infographic also highlights comparisons with our 2012 survey results. In September 2013, the Construction Marketing Association conducted the second annual survey of construction professionals regarding their use of social media. The following questions were asked: 1.

Lawn & Garden Lithium Ion Battery Comparison Chart

Green Industry Professionals

A look at key specs of today's growing number of lithium ion batteries for lawn and garden equipment

Economical, energy-efficient roof assemblies

BD+C

APA's comparison of roof systems shows that under-deck cavity insulation options provide superior energy efficiency to systems using only continuous insulation. The results of the comparison showed Many conventionally built commercial roof decks have flat or low-pitched roof decks that are insulated only with continuous insulation, or rigid board insulation, placed on top of either steel or wood panel sheathing.

SpecifiedBy raises further funding

Extranet Evolution

By structuring otherwise unstructured data about products and materials, SpecifiedBy says it provides the only advanced search and comparison engine for this market. UK construction product data start-up SpecifiedBy has closed a second seed round of investment of £350,000.

Tablets for Construction

John Chaney

With so many tablets available today, we thought we’d put together some basic comparisons of what’s out there. I remember when the iPad first came out and there was a bit of skepticism about how successful it would be – some even called it a large, more expensive iPod. Well, it’s no secret that the iPad and tablet computing in general have taken off. And with more construction apps and cloud construction software available today, more and more tablets are finding their way to the job site.

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Bluebeam Tip: Construction Coordination Overlays

Carol Hagen

The Document Comparison features in Bluebeam Revu are great for spotting differences between revisions but did you realize you can also use the Overlay Pages option for your construction coordination?

Comparison of VRML, DWF, U3D (used in 3D PDF), and Kaon Compression - Kaon Knowledge Base

What Revit Wants

Comparison of VRML, DWF, U3D (PDF), and Kaon Compression - Kaon Knowledge Base. u3d kaon pdf 3d pdf VRML dwf

5 Green Construction Practices that are becoming Standard Commercial Construction Procedures

Commercial Construction

Today, by comparison, dumpster companies include the sorting and recycling of materials as part of their overall costs. With Earth Day coming up this weekend, there’s a lot of discussion about being more environmentally friendly in how we live and work.

ShapeDo: change management in the cloud

Extranet Evolution

Its comparison engine can review differences between drawings that are of different size, scale, scope, alignment or orientation – even import scanned images of drawings or other low-resolution views.

RSMeans cost comparisons: office buildings and medical offices

BD+C

RSMeans' February 2013 Cost Comparison Report breaks down the average construction costs per square foot for four types of office buildings across 25 metro markets. For additional RSMeans cost comparison reports, visit: [link].

Aconex UK growth makes Conject deal look timely

Extranet Evolution

But direct comparisons are also difficult. Latest results from Aconex (UK) Ltd suggest the March 2016 Conject acquisition was timely, with the Australian giant’s European operation lagging behind regional rivals.

Tablets for Construction

John Chaney

With so many tablets available today, we thought we’d put together some basic comparisons of what’s out there. I remember when the iPad first came out and there was a bit of skepticism about how successful it would be – some even called it a large, more expensive iPod.

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U.S. hotel construction pipeline full, fueled by upscale property segment

BD+C

increase in year-over-year comparisons STR’s April 2016 Pipeline Report shows 506,000 rooms in 4,125 projects under contract in the U.S. The total represents a 14.6% increase in the number of rooms under contract compared with April 2015. Under contract data includes projects in the construction, final planning, and planning stages, but does not include projects in the unconfirmed stage. In the construction stage, the U.S. reported 161,014 rooms in 1,241 projects, a 28.3%

RSMeans cost comparisons: parking structures, town halls, community centers

BD+C

For additional RSMeans cost comparison reports, visit: [link]. Construction market analysts from RSMeans offer construction costs per square foot for four building types across 25 metro markets. Building types include: parking garages, underground parking, town halls, and community centers.

How Smart Subcontractors Spot Revisions on Plans

Carol Hagen

Whether you have a clean vector drawing or plans scanned to PDF you can use Bluebeam Revu’s compare documents to cloud the differences and get a side-by-side comparison, or overlay the plan sheets. Document comparison is just one way to save time and reduce risk.

Electrical Families 2009 vs. 2010 Comparison

Do

Recently I've been working on a project that required a ton of electrical families. Now before all the engineers out there have a fit, We're doing an interior fit out where we are showing the locations of all the power devices.

You Can Now Play Like a PIG in BIM with this Free Revit Family Preview Image Generator

What Revit Wants

You can create some custom rules for how you want each category to look: And you can batch process using those rules: Feature Overview and Comparison: With one click, P.I.G. See below for a comparison.

Viewpoint UK revenues up 48% in 2015

Extranet Evolution

Competitive comparisons. Inevitably, comparisons will be made between the performance of Viewpoint and those of construction SaaS competitors, particularly Australia’s Aconex.

Comparison of Earthquakes in Chile and Haiti Shows Value of.

Julian Construction Blog

Comparison of Earthquakes in Chile and Haiti Shows Value of Preparation. Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Comparison of Earthquakes in Chile and Haiti Shows Value of Preparation : Comments. Julian Construction Blog. Shawn Kyles. Partner, Julian Construction.

RSMeans cost comparisons: college labs, classrooms, residence halls, student unions

BD+C

For additional RSMeans cost comparison reports, visit: [link]. Construction market analysts from RSMeans offer construction costs per square foot for four building types across 25 metro markets. Building types include: college labs, classrooms, residence halls, student unions. Click here to access the RSMeans chart.

Is there Lead in the Water of your Green Building?

Green Building Law Update

Despite no good baseline for comparison, there are clear trends that go beyond lead alone. The subject of lead leaching from pipes and faucets into drinking water within buildings is not new.

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