Unlock Construction Productivity by Integrating Key Workflows

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Get the keys to improved construction productivity and collaboration in just 15 minutes. Construction Best Practices

Starting A Construction Business


Starting a construction business can be a daunting task; we know this has been some of the scariest years of our lives. But, despite that there are hundreds of entrepreneurs starting their own business each year in the construction industry. In this article we’re going to walk you through some of the basic steps to starting your construction company and what to look out for on the way. Don’t Start Your Construction Business Too Early. PDF This Article.

How to Find, Hire and Retain the Best Construction Employees

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Hire and manage talented construction employees with construction human resource management software. Construction Best Practices

Top 10 Construction Companies in UAE


Introduction to Top 10 Construction Companies in UAE. Construction Industry of UAE is one of the largest industry in the world. UAE the world’s biggest construction market which turns the United Arab Emirates into one of the best and fast-growing regions in the world.

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

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

Guide To Writing an Effective Construction RFI


Because in construction every question matters. The post Guide To Writing an Effective Construction RFI appeared first on cnstrctr.

How to Untangle Your Construction Payroll Processes

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5 Tips to Help Your Construction Organization Overcome Common Construction Payroll Challenges. Construction Best Practices

2020 Construction Marketing Outlook- Survey Results

Construction Marketing

The Construction Marketing Association Chairman Neil Brown shared the results of a national survey on marketing plans and priorities for the new year. 47% of the respondents were construction services. Thank you to all that participated in our annual survey and attended the 2020 Construction Marketing Outlook Webcast. Want to see what 2020 has in store for construction marketing? Watch our 2020 Construction Marketing Outlook webcast on our YouTube Channel.

State of the Construction Industry: November Roundup

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A review of some of the top construction headlines and a look forward to 2019. The post State of the Construction Industry: November Roundup appeared first on Viewpoint Surveyor. Featured News North America Trends cloud based construction software commercial construction Construction Accounting Construction Operations construction robotics construction safety Construction Technology

3 Construction Marketing Resolutions for 2020

Construction Marketing

How could you improve your construction marketing in 2020 and beyond ? Marketing is now mission critical to achieve growth and success in the construction industry. Continue reading to discover the top 3 construction marketing resolutions for this year from the Chairman of the Construction Marketing Association, Neil Brown. Top 3 Construction Marketing Resolutions. Construction Marketing Strategies That Won’t Demolish Your Budget (CMA).

Huh? Ugh! LOL: The Top Tensions of Construction Law and Contracts

Speaker: Matthew DeVries, Construction Law Attorney and National Blogger

The construction environment changed more in 2020 than any prior year—whether the parties were faced with government shutdowns, new health and safety restrictions, or overall financial strains. Yet, many projects remained on target and successfully reached the finish line this year. The rights and responsibilities of parties involved in a construction project are mainly dependent upon the contract or agreement between them, and there is no better time than to review your contractual obligations to identify risk pitfalls and ensure success. Join construction law attorney and national blogger Matthew DeVries as he discusses the top tensions on a construction project and how to avoid disputes.

Why Construction Projects Go Over Budget


The post Why Construction Projects Go Over Budget appeared first on cnstrctr. And what you can do to prevent them from going over.

Is Your Construction Data Selling Your Projects Short?

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Construction Best PracticesWhen it comes to project status review meetings, a lack of good data can lead to headaches. Here's how the right technology can help.

How to Streamline the Construction Timecard Process

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How modern construction software can help make HR processes more efficient and mitigate errors associated with construction timecards. Viewpoint Technology

Construction Americas 2015 Exposition

Construction Marketing

Next spring, the Construction Marketing Association will take our construction marketing talents to South Beach, and all of you are invited. Just announced, Florida International University will be hosting a new exposition for construction brands that features a think-tank of panel discussions on key factors propelling the future of construction best practices and technologies, with a focus on North and South American markets. Construction Americas Call for Sponsors.

LEAN Construction SWOT Analysis

Job Order Contracting

LEAN Construction SWOT Analysis. A lot of organizations claim to deploy LEAN construction, however, few actually do. LEAN construction requires integrations of construction planning, procurement, and project delivery, and associated people, process, information, and technology.

A Conversation on Bringing Order and Profitability Back to Construction

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Viewpoint's Matt Harris recently discussed the construction industry landscape on the Construction Genius podcast. Construction Technology/News

Construction Lead Services Survey Results

Construction Marketing

The Construction Marketing Association conducted a national survey on the use of construction lead services by construction firms of all types, manufacturers, and related. To get a greater insight on the usage of Construction lead services we asked the following questions: Do you utilize construction lead services? If no, what is the main reason you do not use construction lead services? If yes, which construction lead service(s) do you utilize?

How to Construct a Concrete Building? Step by Step Process

The Constructor

The construction of concrete buildings is different from one structure to another based on the size, complexity, function, and materials of the. Building Building Materials Building Technology Guide Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments Construction Project

Construction Marketing Outlook Survey

Construction Marketing

The Construction Marketing Association is now conducting a national survey on marketing plans and priorities in the construction industry. In addition, CMA Chairman Neil Brown will present a case study of a complete construction brand makeover. These survey results will be shared at our upcoming Construction Marketing Outlook 2014 Webcast on Tuesday, January 16, 2014 at 1 PM CST.

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. The impact of technology is particularly interesting in commercial construction – a field where many of the same tried-and-true construction techniques have been used for decades. Now, thanks to the advent of online project software, the entire construction bidding process can be digital.

Accelerating the Construction Billing Chain

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Construction Best PracticesHow modern technology is helping contractors finally get ahead of lagging billing and payment cycles.

A breakdown of the Middle East construction market

Lets Build

The Middle East construction market is under a very encouraging paradigm shift. This, of course, doesn’t mean that construction companies have left the tough days behind once and for all. Construction Industry construction industry construction trends middle east construction marketAccording to the Middle East Economic Digest (MEED), the sector can anticipate a slow but steady recovery soon.

Top 10 ERP Solutions for Construction Firms

Construction Marketing

Running a successful construction firm is by no means an easy task. Who’s Delivering ERP Solutions for Construction? To answer this question, we’ve partnered with analysts and technology experts, the Business Software Education Center , to explore the top ERP solutions for growing construction firms. Over the course of the next year, they will offer their insights quarterly on different types of software available for construction firms, starting with ERP.

Document Control in Construction: Its Implementation and Benefits

The Constructor

Document control in construction projects encompasses the creation, management, modification, issuance, and accessibility of innumerable construction. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management

Construction Lead Generation – The Definitive Guide

Construction Marketing

The new and improved Construction Lead Generation Guide will share the results of our most recent Lead Generation Survey. Next, the guide identifies several other construction lead sources that tend to specialize in regions, type of construction project or service offerings. Construction Leads are Important! Construction is one of the largest, and most competitive markets in the world. Construction is also cyclical with demand changing with the economy.

Construction at the Movies!

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Our Top 10 List of Movies Prominently Featuring Construction at Work or Construction Jobsites. More Tools

What Causes Construction Project Delays?

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6 reasons your construction projects are not being completed on time and how to avoid them. It’s both frustrating and costly for contractors when a construction project is postponed. There are some reasons, like weather that are beyond your control, but most construction project delays can be avoided. This helps contractors complete their construction deliverables on time and within budget. The biggest challenge in the construction industry today is labor.

Cost Estimation of Construction Projects

The Constructor

Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management Construction Quantity takeoff Estimation Features of Construction Cost Estimates Preliminary and Detailed Construction Cost Estimates Rate Analysis of Construction Works Rules for Measurement of Construction Works Units of Measurements of Various Construction Works

Trade Show Marketing Checklist for Construction

Construction Marketing

With the busy trade show season upon us, there is no question that in the construction industry, trade shows remain a key marketing strategy for many brands. Enter the event marketing experts at the Construction Marketing Association (CMA) to elucidate on how to improve trade show marketing effectiveness using the CMA 41-Point Trade Show Marketing Checklist (presented in chronological order ) , along with some additional, relevant resources.

Construction Estimating

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Construction estimating is an important task that should not be overlooked or done in a careless manner. Failing to prepare a reliable construction estimate could make the difference between a successful project and a complete fiasco aided by a calamity of errors. Construction estimates can be developed in house or there is always the option to engage an Outsource or Freelance estimating company.

Clear the Data Lens: Improve Organizational Visibility with Construction Project Forecasting and WIP Reporting

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In just 15 minutes, you’ll learn how greater visibility and profitability can be achieved with a construction project forecasting tool. Construction Best Practices

5 Construction Trends to Watch in 2020

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Technology is expected to play a major role in all facets of construction industry growth in 2020 and beyond. Construction Technology/News

Commercial Construction 2017 Trends and Predictions

Commercial Construction

Rounding the corner into the final weeks of 2016, it’s time for our annual post predicting the commercial construction trends that will influence the industry in the coming year. Here’s how that overall trend will drive commercial construction opportunities across different sectors in the coming year: Eat. We’ve also seen significant construction activity in the way of new movie theater concepts offering restaurant-caliber food and liquor menus with at-your-seat service.

Risk Management in Construction Projects

The Constructor

Risk management in construction industry is an important part of the project planning and management. Various risks associated with construction. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management Construction Project

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3 Construction Strategies for Senior Community Housing Renovation Projects

Commercial Construction

For one, with aging Baby Boomers spurring more demand than ever for quality senior living options, property owners and managers are undertaking construction projects to improve senior communities to match the bar set by new players entering the market. Based on our own experience and best practices, here are three commercial construction strategies for senior living community owners and operators to consider when starting a senior housing renovation project: 1.

The European Construction Industry Manifesto for digitalisation: An insight into a smarter and cost-efficient sector

Lets Build

A few months ago the European Construction Industry Federation (FIEC) in collaboration with other leading European construction associations published the European Construction Industry Manifesto for digitalisation. The manifesto focuses on the numerous actions that EU could take in order to facilitate the digital transformation of the construction industry.

2019 Construction Marketing Outlook Webcast and Survey

Construction Marketing

The Construction Marketing Association (CMA) announces a national webcast focused on marketing plans and priorities for 2019 in the architectural, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) industry. The annual Construction Marketing Outlook Webcast is to help construction marketers better plan their initiatives for 2019. The results of our annual, benchmark survey will provide valuable benchmarks for marketers in construction.”.

Redefining Construction Document Management

Viewpoint Construction Technology

The one constant on any construction project is change. Paper has been the traditional format for plans, specs and drawings in construction. Technology has advanced to the point where construction documents are made easily readable and portable via electronic means. Featured Software Trends Construction Document Management Construction Operations Construction Technology Field Management Project Management/Operations Viewpoint Team ViewpointOne

Addressing the Uncertainty over Construction Materials

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Construction Best PracticesIt may soon be more important than ever to be able to track materials acquisitions, usage and waste in real time.