Wed.May 08, 2024

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Design Build Services Add a Construction Department to Your Team

Wolgast Corporation

When you choose to work with a design-builder, you’re adding a whole construction department to your business team that’s dedicated to completing a turn-key project as if it were their own. Turn-key in this instance includes initial concept through design, construction, and a 1-year warranty program. Your building department will include an architect, estimator, project manager, project supervisor, project assistant and promoter to complete the following Design-Build Construction phases.

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Data centers boom again, boost construction planning

Construction Dive

A flood of these megprojects entered the planning queue, reversing a two-month streak of contraction, according to the Dodge Construction Network.

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Ten High Priority Transmission Projects Could Gain up to $4.5B in US Funding

ENR Construction

Six projects on 'national interest corridor' list are interregional and would link eastern and western grids to ensure power grid reliability, Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm said.

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Data centers are next target for MasTec, CEO says

Construction Dive

While the specialty energy contractor reported a loss for its latest quarter, CEO José Mas said it will bid on $1 billion worth of work for the computing facilities going forward.

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Forecasting With Confidence: How Contractors Can Solve Four Common Challenges

At the highest level, contractors understand the importance of accurately predicting and preparing for variances in costs or schedules when delivering a construction project. In fact, leaders know it is essential to the profitability, cash flow and potential viability of projects. For that reason, forward-thinking decision-makers who know that forecasting is a complex process, also realize that this is not feasible by using out-of-date systems.

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Disneyland's $1.9B Expansion Gets Final Anaheim Approvals

ENR Construction

Zoning amendments are aimed at allowing Disney to mix uses to create "integrated and immersive experiences" at its California theme park.

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ENR 2024 Top 20 Under 40: Magnificent By a Mile

ENR Construction

From diverse professional and skilled trade backgrounds, ENR’s 2024 National Top 20 under 40 winners have emerged as leaders at their respective organizations.

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Skanska exec: Construction’s best safety tech still isn’t enough

Construction Dive

As Safety Week 2024 continues, one expert says technology helps prevent accidents, but there’s room for improvement in the pursuit of an injury-free jobsite.

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$900M Caltrans Project Set to Replace Aging Stockton Channel Bridges

ENR Construction

The project will replace the existing bridges built in the 1970s which have suffered significant deterioration over the years.

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12 types of technology that can make jobsites safer

Construction Dive

Innovations such as wearables, drones and predictive analytics help improve hazard detection and incident prevention.

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Leading the Way in Construction EHS Software

The Verdantix Green Quadrant: EHS Software 2023 is an independent third-party analysis of 23 EHS software vendors (including Intelex) that provides an in-depth look at the technical capabilities, application breadth, innovation focus, and momentum of key environmental, health, and safety management software market players. The guide is essential reading for EHS software benchmarking, especially for understanding unique vendor strengths and capabilities.

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All about limited use/limited application elevators

BD+C

All about limited use/limited application elevators 1 kcichowicz Wed, 05/08/2024 - 09:08 Join Savaria expert Allan Thompson for an overview of LU/LA elevators, how they work, and when they can offer an advantage over full passenger elevators.

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Tutor Perini unit lands $72.7M airport hangar job

Construction Dive

Gulfport, Mississippi-based subsidiary Roy Anderson won a contract to build the structure at Pensacola International in Florida.

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Ivan O’Garro, AIA joins LEO A DALY as a vice president

BD+C

Ivan O’Garro, AIA joins LEO A DALY as a vice president 0 qpurcell Wed, 05/08/2024 - 09:39 Architects Integrated design firm LEO A DALY welcomes Ivan O’Garro, AIA, as a vice president and managing principal of its Atlanta studio. Designers Architects Integrated design firm LEO A DALY welcomes Ivan O’Garro, AIA, as a vice president and managing principal of its Atlanta studio.

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Hensel Phelps To Build Meta's $800M Montgomery Data Center

ENR Construction

Tech giant is aiming for net-zero operational carbon emissions.

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Drive Profitability With a Construction-Specific ERP

For specialty contractors, using a construction software platform helps to lay the technological foundation required to support future growth and improved financial performance. Through integrated back office and field capabilities, you can improve how you bid, plan, staff, run, monitor, and close out self-performing projects, all while improving operational excellence.

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What is the Design Build Method of Construction?

Wolgast Corporation

Wolgast has been a Design Build Construction Company for almost 40 years and we're curious if it's a well-known term among those who haven’t previously been involved with the construction of a commercial building. Have you heard the term before? In a nutshell, it’s a method of construction delivery in which the building owner executes a single contract with one entity to provide architectural/engineering and construction services.

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Got AI? You'll Need It as Climate Change Worsens Flood Risk

ENR Construction

With AI-driven modeling, flood projections and scenario plans can be set up quickly, allowing far more sensitivity and insight than a static projection can generate from historical data.

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