May, 2022

How Technology Helps Construction Businesses Save Money

Randal DeHart

The use of technology in construction has come a long way. Many articles have already been written about how construction has been sluggish in adopting new advancements in technology compared to other business sectors.

When the Unthinkable Happens: Contractor Shares Lessons Learned from a Ransomware Attack

Viewpoint Construction Technology

5 Questions with E.R. Snell’s Justin Snell on how his company addressed a data security breach and why it modernized to protect the business. Construction Best Practices

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11 Advantages Of Fabric Buildings

Construction Marketing

Since fabric buildings are tensile structures, the membrane can be pulled into a three-dimensional surface for developing shading, a roof, or a decorative component. Simply put, they’re a building made of all-steel frames and tarp covers or fabric material.

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.

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!

High-Performance Building Envelope

The Constructor

A high-performance building envelope constitutes all the elements of a building’s outer shell that allows high-level control over different variables. Building Technology Guide

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If you live in a small apartment or tiny house then have a tiny bedroom or no dedicated space for a bedroom, in that case, you required a Bed Alternative … 13 Best Bed Alternatives | Top Alternatives To Bed | Bed Alternatives For Small Spaces Read More ». Home Decoration Ideas

Sustainable Construction: What You Need to Know About UK Building Regulations’ Part L

Viewpoint Construction Technology

How Technology is Helping UK Contractors Meet Environmental Denands and Regulatory Compliance. Construction Best Practices

5 Key Considerations When Constructing Agricultural Steel Buildings

Construction Marketing

In the construction industry, wood is probably one of the most popular materials used. But with technological advancements, steel has become a more viable option, especially in the agricultural field. Agripreneurs are now taking advantage of steel buildings for their agricultural projects.

Santa Rosa Is Winning Jobs With Triumph

Business Facilities

The remarkable story of how Santa Rosa County, FL turned a devastating economic disaster into unprecedented growth and job creation.

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.

Different Types of Windows for Home with Pros and Cons

Learn Civil Engineering

There are different types of windows, if we say in a simple language, a window is an opening to serve the purpose of ventilation, sunlight, etc.

How to Distinguish Between Shear Wall and Column?

The Constructor

The geometry of a section of a shear wall and a column can be similar to the extent that the question of when a rectangular column becomes a wall. Column Design Shear Walls Structural Engineering

40 Types Of Tables | Different Types of Tables | Best Types Of Table For Living Room | Different Kinds Of Tables

Civiconcepts

Introduction To Tables The tables can be classified according to a variety of factors, the more basic of which is whether a table is fixed or mechanical.

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Introducing Our Brand New Vista and Spectrum User Summits!

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Have you heard the news? The Trimble Viewpoint User Summits are coming this June! Viewpoint News

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.

How To Choose The Right Crane For Your Project

Construction Marketing

Cranes are essential to any major construction project, providing safe and efficient on-site transportation of heavy materials. In fact, most major construction projects would either be too dangerous or outright impossible without the help of cranes.

STEM Leaders: This Will Be On The Test

Business Facilities

Across the U.S., locations partner with educational entities to foster Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) skills to fill labor market demand.

Brick Bat Coba Waterproofing – Step by Step Procedure

Learn Civil Engineering

Brickbat Coba Brick bat Coba is a traditional method of waterproofing. It is effective only for a short period but it is good for thermal insulation. These are mainly used in areas having annual rainfall higher than average areas.

Ten benefits of prefabricated construction

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

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.

What Is A Privacy Fence | How To Install Privacy Fence | Best Privacy Fence Materials

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Privacy Fence If you want to keep the backyard, the lawn is protected from the prying eyes of neighbours or other strangers people in the case installation of Privacy fencing … What Is A Privacy Fence | How To Install Privacy Fence | Best Privacy Fence Materials Read More ».

Understanding BIM in the UK Part 2: Changes in the UK Naming Convention and the The UK Annex

Viewpoint Construction Technology

We continue our series on the recent changes in the UK Naming Conventions, and how IS0 19650 differs from previous BIM standards. Construction Best Practices

Valid construction cost information

Job Order Contracting

Valid construction cost information has a sound basis in logic or fact, reasonable, cogent, well-grounded, justifiable, and appropriate to the end in view.

Virginia Expansions To Create Total $34M Investment

Business Facilities

In Virginia, a Germany-based automation solutions manufacturer is expanding in Newport News, while a peanut processor grows in Suffolk.

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.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Construction Equipment

Learn Civil Engineering

In the earlier article, we discussed different types of construction equipment, in this article, we will discuss the Advantages and Disadvantages of Construction Equipment. Advantages of Construction Equipment Boost output by using the most effective and efficient approaches as work progresses.

Vacuum Insulated Glass (VIG): Working and Features

The Constructor

Vacuum insulated glass (VIG) is an insulated glass with a vacuum layer between two rigidly held panes of glass to maximize thermal efficiency and. Building Materials Building Technology Guide

How To Read Measure Tape | Reading A Tape Measure | Measuring Tape Reading

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What Is Measure Tape? A Measure Tape is a tool used for dimension measurement. The measure tape is widely used to measure length, width and height and it is made … How To Read Measure Tape | Reading A Tape Measure | Measuring Tape Reading Read More ».

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Trimble’s Construction Solutions, Insights, Prominent During Digital AEC Event

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Trimble's connected construction vision, robotics, automation and more were on full display at Digital Construction Week. Events

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.

Effective Construction Cost Estimating

Job Order Contracting

Effective construction cost estimating must be done at a detailed line-item level using local market data. Learn more? contact-form] The post Effective Construction Cost Estimating appeared first on 4BT. Why LEAN Construction Matters

Four Expanding Companies To Invest More Than $104M In North Carolina

Business Facilities

In North Carolina, four expansion projects announced in the past week will bring a total of more than 530 new jobs to Cabarrus, Gaston, Nash and Scotland counties.

Procedure of Rock Salt Finish Concrete Surface

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Salt finish concrete Salt finish concrete: It is a surface finishing concrete work in which the surface of the concrete surface is embedded with salt crystals. The salt crystals are embedded into the surface using a roller or afloat.