Mon.May 23, 2022

Connecticut Gets Back In The Show

Business Facilities

Officials at AdvanceCT say that the Nutmeg State is ratcheting up its game to convince businesses—near and far—to take their business to a better place: Connecticut.

5 Ways Construction Businesses Can Cut Costs & Improve Cash Flow in 2022

Construction Business Owner

Promote to rotator No. Rotator Image. Status of webinar Featured. Thu, 06/16/2022 - 12:00. 1 p.m. Running a construction business costs a lot of money. But with inflation at a 40-year high, supply chain issues and a staffing shortage, it has never cost more to run a business than it does today.

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Hyundai Will Build First Fully-Dedicated EV Plant In Georgia

Business Facilities

Hyundai Motor Group will invest more than $5.5B in the electric vehicle and battery manufacturing facility, which will be built at the Bryan County Megasite. .

Ten benefits of prefabricated construction

Lets Build

Any construction project is a complex web of targets, opportunities, challenges, and risks.

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.

Omni Logistics Opens Renewable Energy-Powered Corporate HQ

Business Facilities

Omni Logistics establishes new wind-powered Dallas, TX headquarters near key transportation gateways; opens three other new facilities.

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Agilent Technologies Will Invest $7M In Delaware Modernization, Expansion

Business Facilities

Life sciences company Agilent Technologies’ investment in Delaware will transform its Little Falls site into a world-class R&D lab.

Career Signing Days Celebrate the Next Generation of Skilled Workers

Pro Builder

Career Signing Days Celebrate the Next Generation of Skilled Workers. ldeakins. Mon, 05/23/2022 - 10:35. As college enrollment falls, high schoolers are redirecting their attention to the skilled trades.

ABC’s Construction Backlog Up in April; Contractor Confidence Down

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Associated Builders and Contractors reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator increased to 8.8 months in April, according to an member survey conducted from April 20 to May 4. The reading is up 0.9 months from April 2021.

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Are Crocs Edible? (How to Eat Them Safely)

Work Gearz

Like really??? Do you even want to know that??? I mean why would someone want to eat one’s shoes?!!! If you want adventure and fun in life and would like to try crocs as a food for once, then surprisingly, the fact is that yes you can really do that!

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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.

World's Longest Monorail Line Takes Shape in Egypt

ENR Construction

Two monorail lines will connect about 62 miles east and west of Cairo to the Egyptian capital

Why Did My Rubber Boots Turn White?

Work Gearz

Whether you have new or old boots, you may occasionally find unsightly white markings on your favourite pairs. Don’t worry, we’ve got your back. Here’s a list of why your boots turn white and how you can protect them from such an unwanted bloom.

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Planned Streetcar Line Drives New Development in Omaha

ENR Construction

A key element convincing Mutual of Omaha to build its new headquarters in Omaha is a planned streetcar line for the city's downtown.

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Are Cowboy Boots Considered Business Casual?

Work Gearz

Cowboy boots are quite fashionable and they add to your style statement! But can they be worn to work places? Generally, all the business fields demand their employees to dress in formals and boots do not fall in the category of a formal shoe.

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

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

Transportation Work Keeping Regional Designers Busy

ENR Construction

Revenues are improving, but regional AEC firms continue to struggle with materials shortages, protracted delivery times and hybrid work arrangements

Housing Inventory Is Falling at Its Slowest Pace in Two Years

Pro Builder

Housing Inventory Is Falling at Its Slowest Pace in Two Years. ldeakins. Mon, 05/23/2022 - 10:40. April for-sale housing inventory fell at a single-digit year-over-year pace for the first time since the start of the pandemic.

COVID-19 Pushes Out Giant UK Nuclear Power Plant Finish to 2027

ENR Construction

French developer says Hinkley Point C project cost also is set to rise to as much as $27.4 billion

Texas Is Home to More Than One Overvalued Metro

Pro Builder

Texas Is Home to More Than One Overvalued Metro. ldeakins. Mon, 05/23/2022 - 10:46. The 2008 housing bubble missed Texas, but the popular Sun Belt state is now home to some of the priciest regional markets in the nation.

Court Allows Lafarge Case to Continue Over Alleged Islamic State Payments

ENR Construction

Lafarge faces charges of complicity in crimes against humanity tied to a Syria cement plant and alleged payments to armed groups

The Innovative Housing Showcase Is Returning to the National Mall After Three Year Hiatus

Pro Builder

The Innovative Housing Showcase Is Returning to the National Mall After Three Year Hiatus. ldeakins. Mon, 05/23/2022 - 10:59. The Innovative Housing Showcase, presented by NAHB and the Dept.

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COVID-19 Pushes Giant UK Nuclear Power Plant Finish to 2027

ENR Construction

French developer says Hinkley Point C project cost also is set to rise to as much as $27.4 billion