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Common Mistakes in Cold Weather Concreting: How to Avoid Them?

The Constructor

Cold weather concreting is a critical construction activity that requires excellent planning and preparation. This is because even the slightest. Concrete Technology

Study Finds Design-Builder Profit Shortfall on Big Infrastructure Projects

ENR Construction

A new survey echoes prior research about advantages of progressive design-build and CM-at-risk

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A Call to Improve Audit Trails and Collaboration to Stop Preventable Construction Mishaps

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Why Shared Responsibility Must Be the Standard to Reduce Construction Risk and How Technology Can Help. Construction Best Practices

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The Actual Net Worth Of Your Construction Company

Contractor Bookkeeping

Have you been in business as a construction contractor or specialty contractor for a while, and now you are wondering what your construction company is worth? Nothing is ever as good or as bad as it appears.

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.

How to Become a Licensed Land Surveyor in Virginia State?

The Constructor

Land surveying is an exciting and rewarding profession. However, the land surveyor needs to obtain a land surveying license to undertake this job in. Careers and Licensing

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How Automation is Solving Contractors’ Remote Onboarding Challenges

Viewpoint Construction Technology

ASRC’s Scot Strickland shares why his company digitized its construction human resources workflows with Viewpoint HR Management and what it gained. Viewpoint Technology

Replacement of Coarse Aggregate In Concrete | Alternative Materials For Coarse Aggregate In Concrete

Civiconcepts

Coarse Aggregate Replcement Aggregate is an important part of the concrete and acts as inert material in concrete.

What does BHK mean? BHK Full Form

Civil Lead

BHK Full Form BHK full form is bedroom, hall, and kitchen in a particular unit Flat or house. Today we. Read more. Building Design & Drawing Civil Engineering Civil Engineers Construction Interior Design

Exploring PPE Equality

Construction Business Owner

Exploring PPE Equality. Alex Headley. Mon, 08/23/2021 - 07:30.

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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.

Renewable Energy: The Power Of Change

Business Facilities

By Dominique Cantelme. From the July/August 2021 Issue.

What Is Unit Weight of Steel | Unit Weight of Steel Bar Formula | Steel Unit Weight | How to Calculate Steel Bar Unit Weight

Civiconcepts

What Is Unit Weight? The unit weight of any substance is defined as the ratio of mass or weight per unit volume.

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NY Dream Home Features Radiant Heating & Snowmelt

Contractor Magazine

Homeowners knew exactly the level of comfort the REHAU radiant system would provide. Radiant

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4 Rules for Holding More Effective Meetings & Cultivating Better Outcomes

Construction Business Owner

4 Rules for Holding More Effective Meetings & Cultivating Better Outcomes. Alex Headley. Wed, 08/25/2021 - 09:30.

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

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

SK Siltron Investing $302M In Michigan Semiconductor Wafer Plant

Business Facilities

Michigan-based SK Siltron CSS, a manufacturer of semiconductor wafers used in power system components, will invest $302 million and create up to 150 jobs in Monitor Township, MI.

Brick Work Calculation | How to Calculate Quantity of Cement Mortar In Brickwork and Plaster

Civiconcepts

What Is Brick work? Brick work is the laying of brick in a systematic manner with the help of mortar in a number of layers. In brickwork, bricks are laid … Brick Work Calculation | How to Calculate Quantity of Cement Mortar In Brickwork and Plaster Read More ».

The rise of entertainment districts and the inside-out stadium

BD+C

Giannis Antetokounmpo has been the talk of the basketball world after leading the Milwaukee Bucks to their first NBA Championship in 50 years. After dropping 50 points in the clinching game six and winning Finals MVP, it’s been well deserved

Indian Standard – IS Codes List in Civil Engineering [PDF Download]

Learn Civil Engineering

In this article, we are going to know about “Indian Standards codes with downloadable links” for civil & structural engineers. This list of IS codes we categorized as per the different methods and materials which is used in civil engineering, you can find and download the Indian Standards codes in pdf format for the following […]. PDF Building cement Concrete construction Download Indian standard codes IS Code Practices

Sungwoo Hitech Picks Tennessee For First U.S. Manufacturing Operation

Business Facilities

Sungwoo Hitech will invest $40 million to locate its first U.S. manufacturing operations, Sungwoo Hitech America Corp., in Telford, TN. The Korean automotive supplier has purchased the former Alo Tennessee building in the Washington County Industrial Park, where it will create 117 new jobs.

How Builders Align Reality With Buyer Expectations

Pro Builder

How Builders Align Reality With Buyer Expectations. cbroderick. Fri, 08/27/2021 - 10:13. On HorizonTV this week, three builders share their techniques for syncing homebuyer expectations with what they’re actually going to get.

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The mall of the future: Less retail, more content

BD+C

Malls are important, they’re some of the most visited places in our communities, frequented by billions of people around the world every year. To survive, however, they need to become places that are about much more than retail transactions. Honestly, malls are in decline.

5 Tips for Moving From Nonstandard to Standard Surety

Construction Business Owner

5 Tips for Moving From Nonstandard to Standard Surety. Standard market surety – how contractors can swing back safely from non-standard. Greg Ragsdale. Tue, 08/24/2021 - 15:46. It’s been a challenging and uncertain year for the construction industry.

Corporate Headquarters: Base Camps For Business

Business Facilities

The migration of workers is not occurring in a vacuum. Available workforce is often the most important factor when companies make decisions about relocations—and where to put their corporate HQ.

Indoor Air Quality Lessons from Historic Homes

Pro Builder

Indoor Air Quality Lessons from Historic Homes. cbroderick. Tue, 08/24/2021 - 09:55. When Historic New England opened some of its homes to the public after the onset of the pandemic, it knew good air circulation was an important factor in keeping visitors safe and healthy.

Jewel Box retail building under construction at Miami Worldcenter

BD+C

A “Jewel Box” retail building is under construction at Miami Worldcenter, representing one of the last remaining retail components in the $4 billion, mixed-use project. The Jewel Box is located at the confluence of 7th Street Promenade and World Paseo open-air retail pedestrian streets

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Tech Takes Care of Construction Workers

Constructech

If the customer is king, then the worker is surely queen, especially in today’s unstable marketplace. Construction has long been facing a labor shortage , and now this trend is being seen in a number of industries.

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Ardmore Industrial Airpark Becoming Global Multimodal Logistics Hub

Business Facilities

A $124 million investment will create the Global Transportation & Industrial Park of Oklahoma, bringing global commerce opportunities, economic development, and jobs to the region.

Supply Grew in July, Attracting More Buyers

Pro Builder

Supply Grew in July, Attracting More Buyers. cbroderick. Tue, 08/24/2021 - 09:33. Existing home sales increased in July, marking the second consecutive month of increases amid growing inventory. CNBC says this increase in sales likely comes from the uptick in supply.

California may require solar on new high-rise residential and commercial buildings

BD+C

The California Energy Commission (CEC) passed new standards that would mandate solar energy and storage on new commercial buildings and high-rise multifamily structures

Three Levels of Leak Detection

Contractor Magazine

New leak detection and water metering technology can deliver amazing levels of protection and savings. Technology

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4 Best Oilfield Work Boots for Safety

Work Gearz

Personal Protective Equipment, and particularly a quality pair of protective work boots for workers in the oil industry are a must. Oil industry professionals may require Electrical Hazard protection, impact protection, and most definitely, good resistance to slippage when in the workplace.

The Secrets Behind The Villages' Success

Pro Builder

The Secrets Behind The Villages' Success. cbroderick. Mon, 08/23/2021 - 09:43. Census data revealed the fastest-growing metropolitan statistical area in the country was Florida's The Villages, an area of 32 square miles that experienced 40% growth in just 10 years.