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Content for Every Stage in the Client Lifecycle

Construction Marketing Blog

Quality content has the potential to help B2B marketers cost-effectively drive ROI. The key to pulling this off requires a commitment to providing content that puts your audience’s needs first. And it must happen at every point in the selling cycle. It’s also going to take some time and patience.

Bipartisan bill shoots for $125B infrastructure investment

Construction Dive

By eliminating capital gains taxes on certain foreign investments, supporters of the Invest in America Act hope to draw in more federal funds for state and local construction projects

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3D Scanning Will Help Rebuild Notre Dame

Construction Equipment

Paris officials have vowed to restore Notre Dame Cathedral after fire destroyed the roof and other parts of the historic building, and construction technology will speed the process. According to Trimble, Building Information Modeling (BIM) and 3D laser scanning technology will make it relatively

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Save the Sticky Notes for Bookmarks

Surveyor

Remove Paper Processes and Streamline Construction Human Resources. We get it. You’re busy.

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

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

4 Modern Kitchen Ideas

Construction Marketing Blog

So, you are planning to remodel your kitchen in the near future, but you want more than just the traditional design and ideas? The kitchen is considered the heart of the home so you want to make it look inviting for not just your family members but your guests as well.

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Autonomous construction equipment key to improving site safety, efficiency

Construction Dive

While jobsites are tougher to navigate than the average roadway, two emerging sensor types used in combination could offer the industry the robust detection it needs, writes an expert in the technology

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The Interconnected Construction Organization — Part 2: The Benefits of Integrated Construction Software in the Cloud

Surveyor

Integrated software can make workflows easier for contractors in both the office and the field. Imagine a construction work environment void of the frustration that comes with paperwork, outdated data, disconnected software solutions and the inability to effectively collaborate.

It’s Good to Talk: Why Two Way Radio Still Matters in Construction

Construction Marketing Blog

In an age when mobile telephones have emerged as the defining technology of their day, it might strike us as a little puzzling that one of mobile’s predecessors still enjoys such popularity in industry. Two way radio technology is approaching 100 years old, yet across construction sites, processing plants, factories and warehouses the world over, it remains the go-to solution for wireless on-site communication.

The World’s Best Are Making Their Move — To New Brunswick

Business Facilities

The Canadian province offers an exceptionally low cost of doing business and all of the essentials required by the world’s most successful companies to reach a global market. Read: The World’s Best Are Making Their Move — To New Brunswick at BusinessFacilities.com.

The top OSHA fines of Q1 2019

Construction Dive

Leading violations show that once again, inspections focused heavily on fall protection

Infographic: Overcoming Construction Inefficiencies

Surveyor

The construction industry has traditionally been notorious for inefficiencies. But that dynamic is changing. Find out how with the following infographic: Software Trends United Kingdom Construction Technology Viewpoint for Projects

8 Construction Tips for a Cool Summer

The Constructor

Air conditioners are an easy but very expensive(to your pocket as well as the environment) way to reduce the impact of the sultry heat waves of.

Chewy Chooses North Carolina For $55M Fulfillment Center

Business Facilities

The online pet supply retailer will create 1,200 jobs at its new e-commerce fulfillment center in Rowan County, NC. Read: Chewy Chooses North Carolina For $55M Fulfillment Center at BusinessFacilities.com.

Tech Toys: Autodesk, John Deere, DPR and NASA flex new offerings

Construction Dive

AutoCAD and Revit 2020 editions are live, and a John Deere simulator kit swaps controls between six machine types. DPR rolls out Skycatch across its projects while NASA brings its tech to the jobsite

4 Reasons Why the Entire Pre-Construction Phase Is Key to Project Success

Wolgast Corporation

For both Design/Build and Construction Management delivery methods, the start of Pre-Construction Phase is Architectural Design and it’s a very exciting time for most building owners. They love the ideas, options, and decorating aspects for their building.

5 Exceptional Features of Notre Dame De Paris

The Constructor

Notre Dame de Paris, translated to Our lady of Paris, is one of the greatest marvels of French Gothic architecture much like the Eiffel tower in. Architecture Building Flying buttress Gargoyles Glass art Gothic architecture Notre Dame de Paris spire towers

Multifamily real estate trends for 2019 and beyond

BD+C

The ways that architects, developers, and operators design projects, attract tenants, manage costs, and measure success are each flexing as cities change and generations make big shifts in living habits

$1B Las Vegas Circa Resort & Casino starts concrete work

Construction Dive

Construction of the city's first ground-up resort in 30 years, led by McCarthy and Tré Builders, is expected to be complete next year

Two Business Expansions Bring 125 New Jobs To Michigan

Business Facilities

Electrical services firm Feyen Zylstra is adding second location in Walker, while German auto supplier MAHLE is expanding in St. Johns. Read: Two Business Expansions Bring 125 New Jobs To Michigan at BusinessFacilities.com.

Determining a Crane Rental Strategy

Construction Business Owner

How to determine a crane rental strategy that lands your company the right equipment, at the right time, under the right contract

It’s official: China opens first green hospital, designed by HMC Architects

BD+C

A huge, complex project involving many facets of medical care and research in China is meant to be the vanguard hospital in a system of green-designed teaching hospitals to be built throughout the nation.

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DC-area utility: Purple Line construction dangerously close to water main

Construction Dive

In the worst-case scenario, the pipe reportedly could burst, flooding train tracks and affecting the availability of drinking water and fire hydrant service

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At the GCAO Symposium: Regional construction association events and effective marketing

Construction Marketing Ideas

The bi-annual General Contractors Association of Ontario (GCAO) Symposium has become a “must attend” event for our business — and especially this year.

58 Ways to Promote Your Plumbing Business

Contractor Magazine

Many, but not all, are obvious. Use this as a marketing checklist

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AEC angel investor

BD+C

As the 1990s were drawing to a close, Jesse Devitte wasn’t sure there was much of a future investing in the tech-averse AEC world.

$252M soccer stadium coming to Sacramento, California

Construction Dive

Construction is expected to create between 1,310 and 1,640 jobs while supporting infrastructure work would generate up to 245

Dematic Investing $30M In New Georgia Global HQ

Business Facilities

The supply chain technology and innovation company will create more than 230 jobs at its new headquarters in Midtown Atlanta's Tech Square. . Read: Dematic Investing $30M In New Georgia Global HQ at BusinessFacilities.com.

Risk and reward in business (and some thoughts on finding the balance)

Construction Marketing Ideas

A few hours ago, we ran into a snag with the launch in less than three weeks of Ontario Construction News as a daily electronic newspaper.

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4 fundamental relationships between buildings and machines

BD+C

The relationships between buildings and machines have always defined the fields of design and construction. More than 2,000 years ago, in the first treatise on architecture, Vitruvius dedicated all of the final volume to machines.

Dodge: Almost three-quarters of contractors turn to IoT for risk management

Construction Dive

Wearables and artificial intelligence auditing of jobsite images were named as the top emerging technologies curbing construction defects, safety hazards and more in a Dodge Data & Analytics study

Take The Stress Out Of Identifying Cost Of Goods Sold And Other Construction Accounting Confusions

Contractor Bookkeeping

Contractors often ask us if they can buy our Chart Of Accounts with Cost of Goods Sold and import them into their QuickBooks Desktop file or their QuickBooks Online file. The answer is yes! Click here for QuickBooks Desktop Chart of Accounts with Cost of Goods Sold.

Does your Job Order Contract Work This Way?

Job Order Contracting

We are Four BT, LLC (4BT). We saw the need for open, customer-focused, cost-effective, JOC solutions based upon LEAN best management practices. Our founders have decades of experience with organizations including R.S. Means Company, LLC, US Cost, VFA, Inc., and The JOC Group, serving over $4.5B

Developers and owners can now join AIA 2030 Commitment

BD+C

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) now welcomes developers and owners to join its 2030 Commitment with the goal of creating carbon neutral buildings, developments, and major renovations by 2030