Mon.Jan 10, 2022

Georgia Lands North America’s Largest Lithium-ion Battery Recycling Plant

Business Facilities

Battery Resourcers will invest $43 million and create 150 jobs in Covington, GA at its first commercial-scale battery recycling plant. The post Georgia Lands North America’s Largest Lithium-ion Battery Recycling Plant appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Heliports: Types and Construction Features

The Constructor

Heliports are landing pads designed for helicopters and powered lift aircraft. They are constructed either from steel, concrete, or aluminum. Transportation

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Exploring Exit Plan Strategies

Construction Business Owner

Exploring Exit Plan Strategies. Alex Headley. Mon, 01/10/2022 - 09:25. The United States construction market is a $2.4 trillion dollar industry, with over 4 million participants as of September 2021.

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Practical Tips for Using Concrete Vibrators in the Field

The Constructor

Vibration is one of the methods used to consolidate poured concrete to achieve required density and, subsequently, the designated concrete strength. Concrete Work Procedure How To Guide Tips Work Procedures

Reimagining How Construction Companies Capture Progress Tracking

Speaker: Felipe Engineer-Manriquez, Christopher Gagliardi, George Hedley, and Jason Nichols

Join our esteemed panelists for their discussion on the importance of progress tracking which ultimately touches upon every digital aspect within the construction cycle. Our thought-leaders' years of experience on the job sites can help you build a better future at your company.

Single-Family Homeowner Wealth Reaches $225,000 Over 10-Year Period

Pro Builder

Single-Family Homeowner Wealth Reaches $225,000 Over 10-Year Period. ldeakins. Mon, 01/10/2022 - 09:56. Homeowners who purchased a single-family existing home 10 years ago could rake in significant home equity gains in an elevated seller’s market.

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Here Are the Most Affordable Markets for First-Time Buyers in 2022

Pro Builder

Here Are the Most Affordable Markets for First-Time Buyers in 2022. ldeakins. Mon, 01/10/2022 - 10:07. Realtor.com releases the top 10 towns where first-time buyers may finally find some luck in the new year.

6 Best Lightweight Work Jackets

Work Gearz

A work jacket can be different things to different professions and while there are literally hundreds of choices available, different professions will require a variety of features.

Rents Are Slowing Seasonally But Rising Sharply Year-Over-Year

Pro Builder

Rents Are Slowing Seasonally But Rising Sharply Year-Over-Year. ldeakins. Mon, 01/10/2022 - 09:49. Rental demand is soaring across the U.S., but low inventory and rising prices could pose a challenge for apartment hunters. .

FGP Holding Investing $20M In Alabama Expansion

Business Facilities

The private label frozen novelties manufacturer's new production facility in Mobile will create approximately 200 new jobs over three years. The post FGP Holding Investing $20M In Alabama Expansion appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Huh? Ugh! LOL: The Top Ten-tions of Construction Law and Contracts

Speaker: Matthew DeVries, Construction Law Attorney and National Blogger

The construction environment changed more in 2020 than any prior year—whether the parties were faced with government shutdowns, new health and safety restrictions, or overall financial strains. Yet, many projects remained on target and successfully reached the finish line this year. The rights and responsibilities of parties involved in a construction project are mainly dependent upon the contract or agreement between them, and there is no better time than to review your contractual obligations to identify risk pitfalls and ensure success. Join construction law attorney and national blogger Matthew DeVries as he discusses the top tensions on a construction project and how to avoid disputes.

4 Best Radiation Safety Glasses

Work Gearz

We had a scare the other day when one of my boys took a bad fall while riding his bike. Off to the emergency room we went for a quick x-ray to make sure there were no broken bones, and luckily there weren’t.

What is Chemical Earthing | Advantages | Materials Used | Cost & Procedure of Chemical Earthing

Learn Civil Engineering

What is Chemical Earthing? Chemical earthing is very much different from normal earthing. In normal earthing, we use salt and charcoal for transferring charge into the earth using electrodes or plates, where charcoal and salt are placed on the top of the electrodes.

5 Best Breathable Socks for Work Boots

Work Gearz

If you regularly wear work boots, especially in a warm climate or in hot summer weather, then you know how important comfort is. In hot weather, work boots may not only be uncomfortable but also a hindrance as well.

Spain Set to Launch First Floating Offshore Wind Turbine in Fall

ENR Construction

Contractor Ferrovial Construccíon S.A. used two 500-ton capacity crawler cranes to raise and rotate six vertically cast floater elements for transport to an assembly platform to support a 2-MW turbine in 85 ft of water

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

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

Critics Question ‘Housing First’ Approach as Homelessness Crisis Worsens

Pro Builder

Critics Question ‘Housing First’ Approach as Homelessness Crisis Worsens. ldeakins. Mon, 01/10/2022 - 10:03. Over half a million Americans are unhoused despite increased funding from coast to coast.

ENR Southwest's Top Young Professionals 2022

ENR Construction

The AEC industry’s next generation of leaders are strengthening their areas of expertise both at the office and in the community

Free Materials Encyclopedia for Sustainable Building

Natural Building

Chris Magwood’s classic book, Making Better Buildings , is now available for free online! This is a comparative guide to sustainable construction for homeowners and contractors.

N.M. Architect Makes An Impact, by Design

ENR Construction

Legacy Award winner Dale Dekker masters the art of crafting and connecting the community fabric

Endura 2022

Pro Builder

Endura 2022. kcichowicz. Mon, 01/10/2022 - 07:36

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New ASU Building Puts Science Front and Center

ENR Construction

Highly sustainable facility was designed to showcase collaborative research while honoring the complex history of the site

PanoLock: first and only multipoint lock that works with standard hardware

Pro Builder

PanoLock: first and only multipoint lock that works with standard hardware. kcichowicz. Mon, 01/10/2022 - 07:36. If you haven’t considered multipoint locks because of cost, special hardware requirements or inconvenience, think again. PanoLock Multipoint Lock from Endura works with off-the-shelf hardware, bringing security and performance to every entry and patio door at an affordable price. Doors. Doors. sponsored

Southwest City Scoop: Albuquerque

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on projected 2022 construction starts in the Albuquerque area

ProWood® FR UL V343 2-Hour Wall Assembly (UL 263 Listed)

Pro Builder

ProWood® FR UL V343 2-Hour Wall Assembly (UL 263 Listed). kcichowicz. Mon, 01/10/2022 - 11:00. The UL Listing for ProWood FR’s V343 fire-retardant, pressure-treated wall assembly gives builders and architects the peace of mind to specify the product in their residential and commercial construction applications. It also allows building code officials to quickly and confidently approve the product on job sites

Survey: Growth of Construction Activity Slows in the U.K.

ENR Construction

Despite improving supply chains and high demand, delays are expected to continue