Tue.Aug 09, 2022

Medical Products, Cabinet Manufacturers Expand In Alabama

Business Facilities

Global Resources International will create 110 new jobs in Houston County, Wellborn Cabinet plans $17 million expansion in Oxford.

How to Minimize Rate of Evaporation from Concrete Surface?

The Constructor

A high rate of evaporation from the concrete surface leads to quality, durability, and potential strength-related issues. Plastic shrinkage cracks are highly likely to occur if the evaporation rate is higher than 1 Kg/m2/hour.

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What Are Companies’ Hiring Plans For The Rest Of 2022?

Business Facilities

Nearly half of U.S. companies intend to add staff in second half of the year: 46% are hiring for new roles; 45% will bring in more contract talent.

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Homebuyers Brace for Big Changes Ahead as Inventory Climbs and Sellers Slash Prices

Pro Builder

Homebuyers Brace for Big Changes Ahead as Inventory Climbs and Sellers Slash Prices. ldeakins. Tue, 08/09/2022 - 10:15. The housing market is cooling down after years of consistent growth. Here's what that might mean for prospective buyers.

Report: Optimism for Construction Growth in the Next Year Remains High

Research reveals 96% of respondents are very or fairly optimistic about their organization’s growth prospects for the next year. Over half of respondents see digital technology as the greatest growth opportunity. Don't be kept in the dark when it comes to the future. Read the report today!

All About Site Preparation | What Is Site Preparation | Types of Site Preparation

CivilJungle

What Is Site Preparation? Site preparation affects many works such as destruction of old alive design, the gap of construction sites, below ground benefit and wire checking, place attentive and pismire service before building career begins.

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Bill Calls For 15-Minute Breaks Every Four Hours on the Job in Construction

ENR Construction

AGC says safety guidelines should instead account for local conditions and the type of work

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Homebuyer Sentiment Drops as All Eyes Look Ahead to a Market Cooldown

Pro Builder

Homebuyer Sentiment Drops as All Eyes Look Ahead to a Market Cooldown. ldeakins. Tue, 08/09/2022 - 10:23. Americans are more pessimistic about the housing market than at any time in the last decade, but decelerating price growth may offer some relief .

Texas & Louisiana Snapshot: August 2022

ENR Construction

Photographs chosen by our editors from submissions to ENR.com/southwest/photos

Robert Shiller Predicted the Housing Bubble and Bust of 2008. Here’s His Take on the 2022 Market

Pro Builder

Robert Shiller Predicted the Housing Bubble and Bust of 2008. Here’s His Take on the 2022 Market. ldeakins. Tue, 08/09/2022 - 10:27. Economists warn of trouble on the horizon as home prices begin to fall, but some firms refuse to get bearish on market conditions—here's why.

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The Ultimate Free Guide to Construction Project Management Software

Spreadsheets and in-house tools can no longer manage the sophistication and the demand for data of modern construction. Our free buyer’s guide will help you identify what construction software you need and the key features you should be looking for.

Latest AECOM and Jacobs Results Keep Profit Margins Prominent

ENR Construction

New quarterly reports reflect firms' obsession with margins, along with revenue and earnings

The Housing Market May Be Slowing, but Prices in These Popular Metros Are Still Soaring

Pro Builder

The Housing Market May Be Slowing, but Prices in These Popular Metros Are Still Soaring. ldeakins. Tue, 08/09/2022 - 10:38. Migrating buyers are keeping prices high in these real estate hotspots, even as home sales slow and asking prices fall throughout the rest of the country.

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Is it Possible to Improve Jobsite Productivity in Construction?

ENR Construction

In the last 20 years, construction has marked a one percent productivity gain and schedule slippage continues to plague the industry

KB Home Plans to Build EPA WaterSense Labeled Homes in Drought-Stricken Southwest

Pro Builder

KB Home Plans to Build EPA WaterSense Labeled Homes in Drought-Stricken Southwest. ldeakins. Tue, 08/09/2022 - 10:44.

The Ultimate Procurement Software Buyer’s Guide

With so many procurement solutions to choose from, it can be overwhelming without a frame of reference and a solid starting point. This free buyer’s guide is a must for anyone wanting to solve procurement or vendor management pain points.

Texas & Louisiana People: August 2022

ENR Construction

Updates about construction professionals in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas

Building a Performance Model

Pro Builder

Building a Performance Model. kcichowicz. Tue, 08/09/2022 - 12:18. Case Study Image. The goals of the 2022 New American Remodel (TNAR) included raising the home's thermal performance to that of the best new construction. To do that, the building envelope needed to be made super-efficient.

When It's Time to Get More ROI From 3D Models, Bring Them to the Field

ENR Construction

We (the construction industry) seem to be able to produce a well-coordinated design set using new technologies such as BIM

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Meet the most innovative precast floor system in the U.S.

Construction Specifier

Meet the most innovative precast floor system in the U.S. When Tindall brought its new precast floor system from Denmark to the U.S. in 2020, the U.S. customers were not satisfied with accepting the system’s historical performance and European test results.

Building the Foundations of the Future: Digital Construction in 2022 and Beyond

FlowForma surveyed 100+ construction executives. This eBook details their opinions and delves into their drivers for workflow and process automation, reliance on manual processes, digital capabilities and goals for process automation, and digital transformation initiatives in 2022 and beyond.

Texas & Louisiana On the Scene: August 2022

ENR Construction

Reports from key industry events across the Texas & Louisiana region

Texas & Louisiana Industry News: August 2022

ENR Construction

Updates on projects and companies in the Texas & Louisiana region

August 2022 City Scoop: Houston

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on projected 2022 construction starts in the San Antonio area

August 2022 City Scoop: New Orleans

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on projected 2022 construction starts in the Baton Rouge area

Stop Making These Mistakes and Start Scaling Your Specialty Contractor Business

Anything that is built on a poor foundation will soon crumble from the ground up. This is literally the case in the construction stage of projects and it applies just the same during the pre-construction stage. This free eBook is your ultimate guide to scaling your business with customizable software as early as during the bidding stage.