Tue.Jul 09, 2019

The Impact of Technology on Construction Data

Surveyor

Viewpoint and Dodge Data & Analytics teamed for an in-depth industry report on the power of data in construction

$900M convention center expansion underway in Florida

Construction Dive

Facilities across the country like the Broward County Convention Center in Ft. Lauderdale are upgrading capacity to bring in lucrative events

Various Standard Codes on Pile Foundations in Different Countries

The Constructor

Pile foundation is a long or slender column that is constructed from materials like reinforced concrete or steel. It is a type of deep foundation. Foundation Engineering Geotechnical Engineering Pile Foundation Foundation

Jobsite cameras past, present, future

Construction Dive

Learn how jobsite cameras have become an essential tool for the connected jobsite over the years

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

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

Weekly Product Gallery: Viega, Salus, Duravit, Electric Eel, SJE Rhombus, Flomatic

Contractor Magazine

This week's gallery highlights a PEX system (fittings, manifolds and tubing); a smart TRV radiant control; an ADA-compliant designer toilet; a pipeline camera inspection system; a Wi-Fi indoor alarm system; and a wafer-style silent check valve

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3 Cybersecurity Best Practices for Safer Software Use

Construction Business Owner

As is the case with adopting connected technology anywhere—the downside is the introduction of cybersecurity risks. The following are some best practices construction companies should employ to maintain their security posture.

Humanyze Opens European HQ In Amsterdam

Business Facilities

The MIT Media Lab spin-off selected Amsterdam, Netherlands as the hub for its expansion into the EMEA and UK. Read: Humanyze Opens European HQ In Amsterdam at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Do You Recognize The 10 Early Warning Signs of Bad Contractor Bids?

Contractor Bookkeeping

Estimating and submitting bids are one of the most stressful and nerve-wracking sides of your construction business. It is essential to keep in mind that "break-even" in the construction business is challenging to calculate because most projects are one-of-a-kind custom jobs.

How can we increase construction efficiency with BIM and data-driven design ?

Geniebelt

The construction industry is facing a lot of challenges, as building projects are growing in size and complexity. At the same time, emerging innovations and advancements in technology are disrupting the industry.

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Heat Pump Innovations Revolve Around 'Dual-Source’

Contractor Magazine

Manufactures focus on mitigating operational challenges

5 Benefits of Using an Electronic Dashboard for Your Scheduling Processes

Construction Business Owner

Job whiteboards, paper calendars and Excel spreadsheets are inefficient ways of managing crew/equipment scheduling. Commonly used in the workplace, specifically in construction, whiteboards and calendars help to outline jobs, resources needed and the personnel who will work on them

Six Roadblocks Keeping You from Growing Your Business

Contractor Magazine

Join us Wednesday, August 14th for this exclusive, 30-minute Interactive Learning Video, sponsored by SimPRO, as part of the Contracting Technology Bootcamp

Farrell Equipment Joins Minnich Network

Construction Equipment

Farrell Equipment & Supply now distributes Minnich Manufacturing products in Wisconsin and Minnesota. It has seven locations in Eau Claire, La Crosse, Madison, Rochester, Wausau, Appleton, and St. The Minnich line includes concrete dowel pin drills, concrete vibrators, and vibrator

Victaulic Acquires Globe Fire Sprinkler

Contractor Magazine

Two leading, century-old companies bring added support to fire protection customers, industry

Is prefabricated architecture the wave of the future?

BD+C

As technology has advanced, so have the mechanics of building. However, prefabrication—which has been increasing as of recent—has been a staple in the building community for decades.

Why Construction Projects Fail – And what you can do about it.

Job Order Contracting

Why Construction Projects Fail.

North America's first landscape hotel opening in Sedona in 2020

Green Industry Professionals

Visitors have option to take in the full vista view from hotel

Core & Main Completes Acquisition of Long Island Pipe

Contractor Magazine

Acquisition will grow fire protection reach, fabrication offering in Northeast

Houston Imagines a Resilient City

ENR Construction

With Hurricane Harvey almost two years in the rearview mirror, Houstonians have started to imagine a future city that is resilient to storms and stressors that can be a model for the nation

Tampere psychiatric clinic features a modern, locally rooted ambiance for patients and staff

BD+C

Located on the outer edge of the Tampere University Hospital area and adjacent to a surrounding nature/outdoor area, the Tampere Psychiatric Clinic will provide 180 patient beds across various psychiatric healthcare units

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US Places New Duties on China, Mexico Fabricated Steel Imports

ENR Construction

China imports face duties of up to 177%, 74% for those from Mexico in trade case initiated by the American Institute of Steel Construction

Black & Veatch/Brown and Caldwell Team Up to Map Out Winter Haven’s Water Future

Contractor Magazine

‘One Water’ master plan latest effort by central Florida city to sustainably manage its water resources

US Places Initial Import Duties on Chinese, Mexican Fabricated Steel, No Duties Yet for Canada

ENR Construction

Commerce places initial duties of up to 177% on Chinese imports of fabricated steel, 74% on Mexican ones in trade case initiated by American Institute of Steel Construction

Jeffrey Scott launches The Design Build Contest, entries due July 31

Green Industry Professionals

Grand prize is free admission to The Design Build Growth Summit in Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 27-28, including facility tour of Hidden Creek Landscaping

Colombia Gas Settles With Family of Teen Killed in 2018 Mass. Gas Explosions

ENR Construction

Colombia Gas of Massachusetts reached a settlement with the family of an 18-year-old killed in the Sept. 13 gas explosions north of Boston

Wright Manufacturing mulch kit

Green Industry Professionals

Making it easy for lawn care professionals to go green

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Cladding Fire Tests Stir Worry Two Years After Grenfell Tower Tragedy

ENR Construction

Test methods become part of the debate over building fire safety

Doosan Bobcat announces new global organizational structure and leadership

Green Industry Professionals

Newly created global groups will work across all regions to fully integrate and leverage the power and scale of the company

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JLG Upgrades Online Parts Ordering

Construction Equipment

JLG has upgraded its Online Express parts ordering system, including enhanced search capabilities by part, description, or serial number. The site is accessible via any device—desktop, mobile, or tablet—and boasts improved site navigation, according to the announcement. JLG is constantly

Jeffrey Scott Consulting

Green Industry Professionals

Heling landscapers maximize profits and dramatically grow the value of their business

Nufarm announces Cheetah Pro non-selective herbicide approval in California

Green Industry Professionals

Available to California distributors in various sizes beginning mid-July

Leading mulching equipment manufacturer appoints new leader

Green Industry Professionals

Wayne Baumberger new president of Diamond Mowers

Sky Harbor moves to desert landscaping to save money, water

Green Industry Professionals

Conservation effort will save $400,000 in labor and 5.4 million gallons of water

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