Sat.Sep 02, 2017 - Fri.Sep 08, 2017

How to Avoid 3 Common Commercial Construction Scheduling Delays

Commercial Construction

Compared with a few short years ago, commercial construction moves at an incredibly fast pace today.

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Extranet Evolution

The mobile construction app market continues to grow, with tools to complement desktop construction software, and low-cost form management apps for SMEs. Asta Site Progress.

World’s Largest Kayak-Maker Expanding In Michigan

Business Facilities Blog

KL Outdoor/GSC Technologies, a New Water Capital portfolio company, has announced it will base its corporate and manufacturing operations in Muskegon, MI, generating 153 jobs and a total $9.2 million in new investment in the region.

Tesla Announces Sleek New Solar Panels

Jetson Green

Late last year, Tesla unveiled a range of solar panels that were actually roof tiles as well. The price was prohibitive though, since there was no way to install them on an existing roof without some expensive and time-consuming renovations. But this is no longer the case.

2017 Construction Forecast: A Post-Election Update

What's on tap for construction's economic fortunes in 2017?

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5D BIM: How It Will Help the Construction Industry

Geniebelt

Earlier this year we explored BIM, Building Information Modeling, and explained why it is the future of construction. BIM is currently broken down into three levels but can more levels be added?

4 Keys to Building a Successful Partnership in Solar

Construction Business Owner

Fueled by continuously decreasing prices, the solar industry in the United States continues to grow at a furious pace. According to the U.S.

Revit 2017.2.2 Update Direct Download Links

What Revit Wants

Get more info about Revit Updates here , and Revit 2017 here. Links for the Revit 2017.2.2 Update are below: Download. Readme. Release Notes. The updates appear mostly related to bug fixes and stability improvements: The post Revit 2017.2.2

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Methods of Groundwater Control in Excavations at Construction Sites

The Constructor

Groundwater causes extreme problems in excavations such as sand running for most of construction projects. Methods of groundwater control in. Construction Engineering & Management How To Guide Work Procedures Construction Excavation

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

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

A Drone's Eye View of Houston After Hurricane Harvey

ENR Construction

ENR team reports on historic flooding in Texas and captures dramatic drone footage of inundated areas

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Top 95 university construction firms

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Crafting a Crane Safety Training Program

Construction Business Owner

According to the 2016 Travelers Business Risk Index, construction professionals believe they are more at risk of something bad happening to their businesses than their counterparts in other industries.

What is Stamped Concrete? Features, Methods and Procedures of Stamping Concrete

The Constructor

Stamped concrete is a very intelligent and innovative innovation in concrete widely applied for floor in patios, car porch, driveways and sidewalks. Concrete Technology Guide For CIvil Engineer Special Concrete in Construction Concrete Technology special concrete

Construction Health Indicator (We're keeping score.)

The Construction Health Indicator is a daily pulse of the construction industry.

Harvey's Aftermath Will Rattle Construction Supply Chain, Economists Say

ENR Construction

As the cleanup and eventual rebuilding proceed, increased demand for materials and labor will push costs upward

Mashup in the halls of ivy: Campus expansions put the emphasis on elevating the student experience

BD+C

Makerspaces and interdisciplinary mashups are connecting students with each other—and with the outside world

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How to Recognize Red Flags

Construction Business Owner

The risk-to-reward ratio in construction is among the most unbalanced of any mature industry. The disproportionate downside, risks associated with an extremely bad project, far outweigh the upside gained from even the most successful projects.

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A social media success story: How one engineer gets results

Construction Marketing Ideas

Brian Fraley has published a worthy interview with structural engineer John Wheaton, where Wheaton explains how he has applied social media to build his practice’s reputation and relationships.

Artificial Intelligence Advances to Improve Construction

ENR Construction

The tech world is counting on construction professionals to not only keep informed about new technology, but to use leading-edge solutions to tackle intractable problems

Top 55 University Engineering Firms

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Back to School

Constructor Magazine

A new trend in school construction sees buildings divided into separate “schools,” functioning independent of each other, including the mechanical rooms

Classification of Building Cost Estimates – Approach and Accuracy

The Constructor

The building cost estimates can be classified in many ways. The three major and significant ways in which the building cost estimates can be. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management Construction Construction Costing Cost Estimate

Hurricane Harvey Damage Revealed in Aerial Photos

ENR Construction

Nearmap, which produces high-resolution satellite imagery for construction and engineering firms, governments and utilities, conducted a flyover of Rockport and Ingleside, Texas, north of Corpus Christi on Aug.

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Top 110 university architecture firms

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A brief guide to the future of mall construction and renovation

The Korte Company

Take a quick drive around town and you may begin thinking that traditional indoor malls have fallen out of favor. Hard data prove it. Consider these statistics cited in PLACES Magazine last year

Free Access to MSDSonline Safety Info For Harvey Cleanup

Construction Equipment

For many citizens and companies, clean up after Hurricane Harvey may include exposure to hazardous substances found in wastewater and debris. Knowing how to identify and handle these substances is vital to prevent personal injury

ENR MidAtlantic Releases Preliminary List of 2017 Specialty Contractor Survey Participants

ENR Construction

The Dec. 25 ENR MidAtlantic issue will include the annual rankings of the region’s Top Specialty Construction firms

Home away from home: Children’s hospitals that soothe, support, and distract

BD+C

On June 6, the first phase in the construction of the new Children’s Hospital at Erlanger in Chattanooga, Tenn., broke ground.

Building Adaptation in Construction -Objectives, Importance and Opportunities

The Constructor

Building adaptation in construction is also called building refurbishment, rehabilitation, restoration or renovation. Objectives, importance are. Building Maintenance Building Technology and Construction Guide Buildings

IAPMO combines Code Development and Standards Departments, brings back Aguilar to lead new venture

Constructor Magazine

The IAPMO Group is pleased to welcome back Hugo Aguilar, who will lead a newly combined Codes and Standards department as Vice President

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Why Fear is Good When It Comes to Ladder Safety

ENR Construction

It's when you stop being scared that you screw up, I remembered

Free WiFi, meeting rooms most popular business services amenities in multifamily developments

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