Thu.Aug 11, 2022

North To South, Food-Related Companies Grow In Texas

Business Facilities

Producer Owned Beef plans facility in Amarillo; Kroger opens Customer Fulfillment Center in Dallas; Synthica Energy to build food waste-powered renewable natural gas facility in San Antonio.

Successful Job Order Contract Program Requirements

Job Order Contracting

Here’s a concise list of requirements for a successful JOC Program. Competitive solicitation for professional JOC contractors based upon performance and technical ability. Selection of multiple JOC contractors with proven performance and expertise.

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Welcome: Scottsdale Corporate Corridor

Business Facilities

A diversified economy for Scottsdale, Arizona includes a focus on creating a tract of land catering to corporate facilities.

Learning about Job Order Contracting?

Job Order Contracting

Learning about Job Order Contracting? What is Job Order Contracting (JOC) ? JOC is both a procurement mechanism and a project delivery method. When designed and managed properly, JOC integrates planning, procurement, and project delivery processes and teams under a consistent programmatic workflow.

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!

5 Ways to Mitigate Early-Age Cracking in Concrete Structures

The Constructor

Mitigating early-age cracks in concrete structures is critical for sufficient durability, avoiding possible strength reduction, and reducing maintenance costs.

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Mobile Trailers Provide Temporary Heat on Demand at University of Virginia

Contractor Magazine

The university is in the second year of a five-year project to convert its steam systems to low temperature hot water for more efficient heating across the grounds. Hydronics

How Much Does Your Home Really Cost?

CivilJungle

When you buy a home, there are a number of factors that go into how much you pay. Market value has a lot more to do with supply and demand than any material factor. This is why a tiny apartment in NYC can cost more than a massive four-bedroom home in a place like Pittsburgh.

3 Keys to Lean Construction Operations

ENR Construction

One unfortunate truth in the construction industry is that most projects come in over budget and/or behind schedule

Screw vs Nails for Furniture – Types, Advantages and Disadvantages of Nails and Screws

Learn Civil Engineering

What Is A Screw? Screws are a typical type of fastener used to join various materials. A screw is a basic device that consists of an inclined plane. It has been twisted and is wrapped in ridges around a cylinder. The screw has a sharp tip. The screw tip is used for drilling into stone, […]. Construction Materials advantages Building Materials construction difference Disadvantages Nails Screw types Wood woodwork

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.

US DOT Awards Record $2.2B in New RAISE Grant Round

ENR Construction

Grants go to 166 projects across 50 states

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Up-and-Coming Community Design Trends Reflect Post-Pandemic Lifestyle Changes

Pro Builder

Up-and-Coming Community Design Trends Reflect Post-Pandemic Lifestyle Changes. ldeakins. Thu, 08/11/2022 - 09:06. Developers are introducing amenities focused on flexibility and outdoor living in new residential communities to accommodate an evolving consumer base post-pandemic .

Ohio Top Court Says Lake Erie Offshore Wind Project Can Proceed

ENR Construction

Six-turbine, 20-MW facility northwest of Cleveland, which won fight against opponents, would be North America's first fresh water energy generator

Out-of-Towners Pushed the Average Boise Buyer Income 24% Higher During the Pandemic

Pro Builder

Out-of-Towners Pushed the Average Boise Buyer Income 24% Higher During the Pandemic. ldeakins. Thu, 08/11/2022 - 09:15. The typical income of a Boise homebuyer rose 24% throughout the pandemic as locals went toe-to-toe with wealthy out-of-state newcomers for available listings.

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.

ENR Northwest Names 2023 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

ENR Northwest announces its 2023 Top Young Professionals, recognizing individuals who have shown extraordinary career leadership and service

Buyers Make a Minor Comeback as Mortgage Rates Dip at the End of July

Pro Builder

Buyers Make a Minor Comeback as Mortgage Rates Dip at the End of July. ldeakins. Thu, 08/11/2022 - 09:32. Refinancing activity surged slightly during the first week of August following a drop in 30-year fixed-rate mortgages at the end of July.

Obituary: Engineer Sidney Dewberry, 94, Firm Founder, Education Donor

ENR Construction

The accomplished engineer and renowned advocate of higher education, who died July 16, also authored textbooks and stepped up to impact his community

The Great Housing Cooldown Is Underway—Here’s How Your Local Market Stacks Up

Pro Builder

The Great Housing Cooldown Is Underway—Here’s How Your Local Market Stacks Up. ldeakins. Thu, 08/11/2022 - 09:38. Home sales are slowing and inventory is rising nationwide, but not all markets are cooling at the same pace.

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.

Judge Declares Mistrial in Flint Water Case Against Engineers Veolia, LAN

ENR Construction

Jurors said they were unable to reach a unanimous verdict after months of trial and weeks of deliberations

Has Inflation Already Peaked? July CPI Report Reveals Stagnant Growth

Pro Builder

Has Inflation Already Peaked? July CPI Report Reveals Stagnant Growth. ldeakins. Thu, 08/11/2022 - 09:42.

UK-Based RPS Group Would Be Latest WSP Buy, in $760M Deal

ENR Construction

The purchase, set for close in Q4, would add 5,000 employees to Montreal-based giant's workforce and $875 million in revenue, mostly to its earth and environmental practice

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How I Moved From Construction to Technology

ENR Construction

Construction and technology often intermingle. One technology executive explains how he went from the former to the latter

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.

4 Safety Mistakes That Are Costing Your Business

ENR Construction

Here are 4 common safety mistakes to avoid for the benefit of all your stakeholders

Civil & Structural Engineer: Filling the Gaps in the DOT Data Flow

ENR Construction

A steady stream of new and innovative technologies have poured into the construction space over the last decade, including machine control, 3D modeling, and collaboration tools

ENR California Names 2023 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

ENR California announces the 2023 Top Young Professionals recognizing individuals who have shown extraordinary leadership and service throughout their careers.

ENR to rank Top Specialty Contractors in the Midwest

ENR Construction

The Specialty Contractor's Guide to Job Cost Accounting

Supply chain challenges and rising material costs are forcing specialty contractors to pay more for what they need to complete each job. Following a simple set of principles, this easy-to-follow guide can help you manage job costs, ease the pains of accounting, and run a more profitable businesses.

ENR California Names 2023 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

ENR California announces the 2023 Top Young Professionals recognizing individuals who have shown extraordinary leadership and service throughout their careers.

ENR Northwest Names 2023 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

ENR Northwest announces the 2023 Top Young Professionals recognizing individuals who have shown extraordinary leadership and service throughout their careers.