February, 2021

The Ultimate Guide To The Construction RFI

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How to issue a question the right way on your construction project. The post The Ultimate Guide To The Construction RFI appeared first on cnstrctr.

Find The Right Demolition Contractor With Care

Learn Civil Engineering

A Demolition contractor is someone who has specialized in tearing down buildings or structures. It is perhaps one of the riskiest jobs in the construction domain. Bringing down old construction can be quite dangerous and that is why you need a contractor who specializes in this line of work.

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There are More than 40 Million People in Modern Slavery

Green Building Law Update

A January 18, 2021 report by the UK Independent Anti Slavery Commissioner is both a wake-up call and a useful guide on preventing modern slavery and human trafficking. In the Western world there are low levels of awareness of the prevalence of modern slavery.

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Why Cybersecurity Matters in Construction — Part 1 of 2

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Read a real-world example of a construction contractor’s experience with a cyber attack and the steps it took to thwart the next attempt. Construction Technology/News

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

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

The Future of OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program

FDR Safety

OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) was established in 1982 to “promote effective worksite-based safety and health” through a series of “performance-based criteria and a managed safety and health system”.

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Top Utilities: Power Players

Business Facilities

Electricity demand in the commercial sector was down by 6 percent while the industrial sector saw a 6.9 percent reduction in 2020 due to the impact of the pandemic on the U.S. economy. Read: Top Utilities: Power Players at BusinessFacilities.com.

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3 Important Cases of Building Collapse Due to Poor Construction Management

The Constructor

Construction is perhaps the most critical stage in the life cycle of structures, mainly because of the danger of failure and the high chances of. Case study Structural Design Structural Evaluation

Rare Earth Metal Theft by Catalytic Converter

Green Building Law Update

The theft of catalytic converters to sell for the value of the rare earth metal components is a thing once again. A catalytic converter is a component part of the exhaust system of a fossil fuel motor vehicle that catalyzes, or accelerates the break down of vehicle emissions making them less harmful.

A Commitment to Customers’ Construction Technology Success

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Viewpoint Clients Have Access to a Gold Mine of Construction Technology Resources to Maximize their Software Investments and Improve Their Business. Education Series

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.

Review Commission Machine Guarding Decision

FDR Safety

The Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission issued an employer-friendly machine guarding decision that is important for employers. The unanimous decision in Aerospace Testing Alliance (Docket No.

6 Tips For A Successful Roof Installation

Construction Marketing

A roof installation is one of the biggest investments that homeowners will make. A roofing project can be time-consuming and labor-intensive, usually taking 3-4 weeks to complete.

Cybersecurity Companies Thrive In Tampa Bay’s Growing Ecosystem

Business Facilities

Tampa Bay is quickly establishing itself as a top cybersecurity destination. Homegrown companies are growing and thriving, and companies from across the country are taking notice. Read: Cybersecurity Companies Thrive In Tampa Bay’s Growing Ecosystem at BusinessFacilities.com.

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How to Avoid the Effects of Expansive Soil on Buildings?

The Constructor

Several measures like construction of deep piers, soil replacement, keeping moisture at a constant level, chemical soil stabilization, use of void. Construction Engineering & Management Foundation Engineering Geotechnical Engineering How To Guide Repair/Protection Guide Soil Engineering

Omni Mount Washington Guestroom Addition Wraps Up

PC Construction

What a whirlwind! The Omni Mount Washington Resort Guestroom Addition project in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, is in the final stages of completion after an exciting 18 months. This project features the construction of a.

State of the Construction Industry: February 2021 Roundup

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Learn about some of the most intriguing stories we're following and their impact on construction. Construction Technology/News

TN Chamber of Commerce Virtual Safety Training: How to Transform Your Safety Culture

FDR Safety

FDRsafety is excited to partner with the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry for the second session of our three part Virtual Safety Training series on February 11th 2021.

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15 Tips For Starting Your Own Roof and Guttering Business

Construction Marketing

No matter what kind of business you’re starting, you’ll need a solid game plan to ensure that your business doesn’t fail before it takes off. It’s also wise to go into services that people need. .

West Virginia Governor’s Report: Rising To The Challenge

Business Facilities

West Virginia is leading the nation in the fight against COVID-19, finding innovative ways to distribute vaccines. WV also is leading the way to the first high-speed hyperloop transit system. Read: West Virginia Governor’s Report: Rising To The Challenge at BusinessFacilities.com.

Tower Bridge: Construction Features of the World-Famous Symbol of London

The Constructor

The construction of Tower Bridge started in 1886 and was opened to public in 1894. The bridge is renowned for its two primary glaring towers. Bridges Case study Exclusive Foundation Engineering Structures

Atlanta Water Supply Program Reaches Completion

PC Construction

Many of you have followed the exciting Atlanta Water Supply Program project since we first broke ground in August 2015. From the arrival of the tunnel boring machine to its final breakthrough after a five-mile.

New Trimble Dimensions Spotlight Series for 2021

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Trimble's new quarterly series focuses on some of the biggest and most pressing issues in the construction ecosystem. Viewpoint News

OSHA Posts New COVID Guidance

FDR Safety

As expected, President Biden confirmed workplace safety and health will receive substantial attention and support from his administration. OSHA, in compliance with the Executive Order issued on his second day in office, swiftly issued revised COVID-19 guidance.

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Dumpster Rental vs Junk Hauler: Which Will Work Best for You?

Construction Marketing

Whether you are working on a construction or demolition jobsite, remodeling your home, decluttering your home or garage, renovating an office, or resolving a hoarding situation, you are going to need a way to dispose of all your waste and debris.

Avant Organics To Launch Manufacturing Site In Alexandria, LA

Business Facilities

Avant Organics' parent firm Crest Industries will create 40 new jobs with a $4 million capital investment at the Central Louisiana Port. Read: Avant Organics To Launch Manufacturing Site In Alexandria, LA at BusinessFacilities.com.

5 Popular Types of Door Locks

The Constructor

Door locks are an essential part of any residential or commercial space. They provide safety and security like no other appliance or tool. Often. Building Materials Building Technology Guide Smart Materials

The State of Electric Vehicles in Construction

Construction Business Owner

The State of Electric Vehicles in Construction. Alex Headley. Wed, 02/24/2021 - 07:30. Each year, we see exciting innovations move from conception to implementation on construction jobsites and in construction businesses.

Why Cybersecurity Matters in Construction — Part 2 of 2

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Learn the best practices to thwart common cyberattacks and what to look for in future threats?. Construction Best Practices

All About VITRIFIED TILES- Know How Are They Different?

Civiconcepts

There are many types of tiles available for use. Ceramic tiles, marble tiles, terracotta tiles, granite tiles, porcelain tiles, Vitrified tiles and many others. Vitrified tiles are also one of the types of tiles used as flooring or cladding.

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Roofing Repair Tips for New Home Owners

Construction Marketing

School teaches us many essential things, but none of these classes can prepare you for this one critical task: roofing repairs. As a new homeowner, you’ll need to learn how to repair all sorts of things in your home, including the roof.

Shovel-Ready Sites: Certified And Ready To Go

Business Facilities

Precertified sites—A.K.A. shovel-ready sites—speed up the development cycle for projects by cutting the red tape and lining up key approvals in advance of the site selection process. Read: Shovel-Ready Sites: Certified And Ready To Go at BusinessFacilities.com.

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2 Important Failure Case Studies of Long-Span Steel Structures

The Constructor

Space structures are generally utilized in the construction of airport terminals, stockrooms, historical centers, and shopping centers where huge. Case study Steel Design Steel Structures Structural Engineering

Robotics Tech: Better Buildings, Less Time

Construction Equipment

Emerging robotics technology may soon help construction companies and contractors create buildings in less time at higher quality and at lower costs. Purdue University innovators developed and are testing a construction robotic system that uses a mechanical design, with advances in computer vision