Cost Estimation of Construction Projects

The Constructor

Cost estimation of a project is the process of forecasting the probable cost for the due fulfillment of the project objectives, to the prescribed.

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. Want to see what 2020 has in store for construction marketing?

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State of the Construction Industry: November Roundup

Surveyor

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.

5 Construction Trends to Watch in 2020

Surveyor

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

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

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

Starting A Construction Business

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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. Registering A Construction Business.

Construction at the Movies!

Surveyor

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

Construction Estimating

Chianelli Estimating

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.

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. 3) Job Site Tools: Today’s construction job site is a very different place than just a few years ago.

What Causes Construction Project Delays?

Surveyor

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. This helps contractors complete their construction deliverables on time and within budget.

What is Construction Bidding?

The Constructor

Construction bidding is the process of submitting a tender by the contractor to the client as a proposal to conduct or manage a particular.

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. If no, what is the main reason you do not use construction lead services?

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. These panels will offer insights from construction industry leaders from multiple perspectives: CEOs, Editors, and technology providers.

Value Engineering in Construction

Job Order Contracting

Construction value engineering is a process structured to obtain the best possible balance among cost, reliability, and performance of a program, project, and/or work order. It should be an integral component of every repair, renovation, maintenance, or new construction activity.

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.

Redefining Construction Document Management

Surveyor

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.

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.

What are Construction Barriers?

The Constructor

Construction barriers are physical items in the form of signs or fences that are used on the construction sites to: Protect anything against damage. Construction Engineering & Management construction barriers functions of construction barriers types of construction barriers

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5 Tips to Achieving the Best Construction Project Management

Surveyor

Effectively managing today’s construction projects can be a complex, exhaustive process. Construction Best PracticesBut it doesn’t have to be.

Construction Cost Audit Fundamentals

Job Order Contracting

The following is an outline of basic Construction Cost Audit Fundamentals when reviewing a construction cost estimate and conducting a construction cost audit. Construction Cost Audit Fundamentals. The post Construction Cost Audit Fundamentals appeared first on 4BT.

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.

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Promoting Your Construction Business Offline

Construction Marketing

Here are some of the most effective non-digital tactics for construction businesses. Trade events , for business, construction, or something related can be great exposure for your business. This brings awareness to your construction firm.

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. To register for the free 2019 Marketing Outlook – Construction Webcast , link to: [link].

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? 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.

Commercial Construction Trends: Three Headlines That Won’t Die In 2019

Commercial Construction

After nearly 10 years of publishing Hard Hat Chat (more to come on our blog’s 10 th anniversary later this year), we know there’s never a shortage of fresh topics and trends to discuss in the commercial construction industry. Let’s Talk About Commercial Construction Tech.

Mitigate Construction Risk at Project Closeout

Surveyor

Risk and construction projects go hand in hand. The post Mitigate Construction Risk at Project Closeout appeared first on Viewpoint Surveyor.

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Streamlining Construction Submittals

Surveyor

Contractors are modernizing their construction submittal processes through integrated technology

State of the Construction Industry: January Roundup

Surveyor

In construction, however, signs point to at least one more big year, with a rush of infrastructure projects getting rolled out, new technologies showing positive impacts and new ideas to overcome labor shortages. Big Projects Permeating Construction Landscape.

State of the Construction Industry: February Roundup

Surveyor

Worker safety, adapting to change and technology and innovation driving the future of the construction industry were some of the themes we saw highlighted in industry news throughout February. Reducing safety incidents is a top priority in the construction industry.

8 Construction Trends to Pay Close Attention to in 2019

Surveyor

As 2019 kicks into full gear, the construction industry is in the midst of a fascinating transition, with contractors transforming their operations across the globe to integrate new technologies, ideas and opportunities.

Test Your Construction Industry Knowledge!

Surveyor

Take a Short Quiz on Construction Trends and Statistics and See How Much You Know. What is the largest construction related project? Do you know just how large the construction industry is or what it’s projected to be in the near future?

What is Construction Bidding?

The Constructor

Construction bidding is the process of submitting a tender by the contractor to the client as a proposal to conduct or manage a particular.

Paper vs. Clunky Software vs. Integrated Construction Solution

Surveyor

Who will win the construction heavyweight belt? It comes in various forms and is used for various reasons: sticky notes are used to outline construction processes , invoices are printed and mailed to clients, notepads are used for taking notes … the list goes on and on. Place your bets.

Key Construction Tradeshow Tactics for Delivering ROI

Construction Marketing

Trade shows offer construction companies a unique way to connect with their target audiences for a little face-to-face time. A strategic approach construction companies can take involves implementing multi-channel event marketing for your preshow and post-show communication.

Flagship Store Retail Construction: 3 Reasons Brands Still Build in a Flagship Location

Commercial Construction

With our firm’s long track record in retail construction, we’ve witnessed firsthand the ebb and flow of activity across this sector over the years. This goes to show that while the brands undertaking flagship construction projects might be changing, the appeal of these locations holds true.

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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.

Four Themes around Construction in the Cloud

Surveyor

A look at four findings from contractors surveyed on the cloud from the Dodge Data & Analytics report, "Improving Performance with Project Data" Construction Technology/News

Construction Requirements Management

Job Order Contracting

Early and ongoing requirements management is a key focus of any LEAN construction planning, procurement, and project delivery process. The construction sector has a terrible track record with respect to requirements management. Construction Requirements

2015 Commercial Construction Industry Trends and Predictions

Commercial Construction

It has been another whirlwind year at Englewood Construction and we are happy to report that our predicted 2014 commercial construction trends came true, which has meant a lot of new projects on our end. Ground up construction project are on the rise.

Social Media in Construction – 2018 Survey Results

Construction Marketing

The Construction Marketing Association conducted a national survey to identify the effectiveness of different social media approaches of architectural/engineering/construction (AEC) professionals. Want more construction marketing tips and information?