Fri.Jan 20, 2023

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AGC panel: An overly detailed safety plan can be a liability

Construction Dive

A massive rulebook that most workers won’t read can leave a contractor vulnerable to OSHA fines and lawsuits, according to panelists at AGC’s safety conference

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The importance of keeping construction daily logs for every site activity

Lets Build

Construction sites are chaotic. And even if it’s mostly controlled chaos, staying on top of everything is challenging for site managers.

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Construction input prices log biggest drop since April 2020

Construction Dive

December’s report marks the largest monthly decline since early in the pandemic and the smallest annual increase in nearly two years, according to ABC, but pricing pressures remain

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Starting And Operating A Small Construction Business On Limited Funds

Randal DeHart

So you have a great business idea and are convinced you can make it work, but you don't have much capital to get your business off the ground. Juggling existing financial commitments such as a mortgage or bank loan could put a squeeze on your business plans.

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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.

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Kitchen Upgrades for Would-Be Sellers Opting to Stay in Place

Pro Builder

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Securing Your Home: The Importance of an IP Intercom and Mobile Keyless Entry System

Learn Civil Engineering

It’s crucial to have a system in place for home security that offers ease and safety. IP intercom and mobile keyless entry are two elements that may improve your home security system.

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Five Minutes with Carol Ross Barney

ENR Construction

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Revolutionizing Civil Engineering Education: Introducing the Leading Ed-Tech Platform for Civil Engineers

Learn Civil Engineering

Expert Civil is considered one of the leading ed-tech platforms for the civil engineering industry around the globe.

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New York Awards First Contract for $2.3B Syracuse I-81 Project

ENR Construction

Lancaster-Tully-led partnership beats two teams for $296-million contract, but start is unclear as state court injunction won by project opponents halts work execution

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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.

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General Piping Completes High School Plumbing Renovation

Contractor Magazine

Contractor relies on NIBCO grooved butterfly valves for fast, trouble-free install. Plumbing

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Despite Market Frenzy, 80% of New Buyers Don’t Regret Their Purchases

Pro Builder

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Clearing specifiers’ misconceptions about lightweight concrete

Construction Specifier

Photos courtesy Byard and Schindler, 2010. By Ken Harmon Despite having well-documented performance capabilities, lightweight concrete often conjures several questions in the minds of specifiers.

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Home Prices Rise as Lower Mortgage Rates Lure Buyers Back Into the For-Sale Market

Pro Builder

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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.

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NY Awards First Contract for $2.3B Syracuse I-81 Viaduct Project

ENR Construction

Lancaster-Tully-led partnership beats two teams for $296-million contract, but start is unclear as state court injunction won by project opponents halts work execution

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HUD Announces Plans to Reintroduce Obama-Era Rule to Combat Housing Discrimination

Pro Builder

HUD Announces Plans to Reintroduce Obama-Era Rule to Combat Housing Discrimination ldeakins Fri, 01/20/2023 - 09:52 The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is working to bring back a fair housing rule that will address and rectify discriminatory zoning laws The U.S.