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Top Construction Blogs of 2021

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Read our most popular and shared construction industry technology and trends blogs from the the past 12 months. Viewpoint News

Louisiana Is Built For Film And TV Production

Business Facilities

Louisiana’s many advantages­ — including incentives, facilities and skilled crews — attract major productions. The post Louisiana Is Built For Film And TV Production appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

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Episode 13: Plan, Do, Check, Act: Management Systems in Environmental Health & Safety

Safety Services Company

Management systems are a great way to assess and control environmental health and safety issues within your organization. They help you along the implementation journey ensuring you get buy-in at every level. So how do you go about using a management system?

What is Real-Time Kinematic (RTK) Survey?

The Constructor

Real-time kinematic (RTK) is a surveying technology that measures the relative positions using two Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) antennas. Surveying

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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.

13 Types of Door Hinges | Types of Hinges Used For Door | Different Types Of Door Hinges | What Is A Butt Hinge

Civiconcepts

What Is Door Hinges? The Door Hinges are the hardware material used to fix the door to its frame.

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Construction Industry Insights For 2022

Contractor Bookkeeping

There is a natural ebb and flow in the business cycle, which in regular times operates, somewhat predictable.

How to Select Vibrating System for Concrete Consolidation?

The Constructor

There is no exact procedure for selecting a suitable vibration system to compact freshly placed concrete. This is due to variations in several. Concrete Technology How To Guide Work Procedures

10 Best Water Tanks In India | 10 Best Water Tank Brands In India | Best Water Tank Company In India

Civiconcepts

The Water Tank are one of the important essential components of any building whether it is residential, commercial or industrial.

Parkway Products Investing $6M In Tennessee Expansion

Business Facilities

Injection molding company Parkway Products will expand its operations in Greene County, TN, creating more than 150 new jobs. . The post Parkway Products Investing $6M In Tennessee Expansion appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

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.

Public Sector Construction and FM Grade F for Cost Management – A Bizarre and Unaccountable Lack of Accurate Information

Job Order Contracting

The reason Public Sector Construction and FM Grade F for Cost Management is simple… the lack of owner leadership and competency. The net result has been a continuing decades old legacy of environmental and economic waste.

What is a Bond Breaker in Construction?

The Constructor

A bond breaker is a separator substance applied in between adjoining solid surfaces to ensure that there is no adhesive molecular bond between the. Building Materials

Force majeure in construction: Protecting your projects from unforeseen events by investing on preparation

Lets Build

Force majeure in construction. Force majeure is a French term that means ‘superior force’, denoting an ‘act of God’.

Science 37 To Relocate HQ To Research Triangle Region

Business Facilities

The clinical research company will create 250 jobs and invest $1.5 million at its new Wake County, NC corporate headquarters. The post Science 37 To Relocate HQ To Research Triangle Region appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

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

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

Facilities Preventive Maintenance

Job Order Contracting

Facilities Preventive Maintenance requires the following information to minimize downtime and unscheduled maintenance and repairs. Installed model and features of each system.

Difference Between Sanded And Unsanded Tile Grouts

The Constructor

Grout is a mixture used for filling the spaces between the tiles. In addition, it provides structural integrity and finish to the tile work. Building Materials

State of the Industry: Reflection & the Road to Recovery

Construction Business Owner

State of the Industry: Reflection & the Road to Recovery. Alex Headley. Mon, 01/03/2022 - 07:30. As the world celebrates the joyful beginning of a new year, the construction industry is looking hard to the future and its possibilities.

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Green Bay Packaging To Build New “Super Plant” In Texas

Business Facilities

Green Bay Packaging's 600,000-square-foot corrugator plant will replace a smaller existing plant in Fort Worth, TX. The post Green Bay Packaging To Build New “Super Plant” In Texas appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

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Facilities Operations and Maintenance Data Package

Job Order Contracting

What should be in a Facilities Operations and Maintenance Data Package? Safety precautions and hazards. Cleaning recommendations. Maintenance and repair procedures. Warranty information. Extended warranty information. Contractor information. Spare parts and supply list. Environmental conditions.

What is the Difference between Bridge and Box Culvert?

The Constructor

It may appear that bridge and culvert structures are similar as they both serve the vital need of transportation. However, they are very different in. Bridges Highway Engineering Roads/Highways Structures Transportation

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Inside the Mind of the High-Performance Homebuyer

Pro Builder

Inside the Mind of the High-Performance Homebuyer. ldeakins. Wed, 01/05/2022 - 14:29. New data sheds light on what homebuyers really care about when it comes to sustainability, helping builders improve their products. Suzanne Shelton.

LiveXChange Goes Live Once Again In 2021

Business Facilities

Corporate executives, economic developers hailed the return of an in-person Business Facilities LiveXchange event, while participating in more than 265 one-on-one meetings. The post LiveXChange Goes Live Once Again In 2021 appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Digital Twin Builds Our Sustainable Infrastructure

Constructech

Today, infrastructure construction and operations account for approximately 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions—in some cases more, depending on how you define infrastructure.

Is the Construction Industry Ready to Adopt Hydrogen Power?

The Constructor

Global warming is a serious problem and poses a significant threat to the ecosystem through rising temperatures, rising sea levels, water shortage, Sustainability

Creating an Efficient FM Ecosystem – Key to Owner/Design-builder Alignment

Job Order Contracting

Creating an efficient FM ecosystem is critical to fostering owner and design/builder alignment. Make critical physical infrastructure improvements that. benefit generations to come. Adopt a robust enterprise strategy.

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Iron Ox Growing In Texas

Business Facilities

Iron Ox will invest $120 million in its new one million-square-foot facility, to be built in the City of Lockhart, TX. The post Iron Ox Growing In Texas appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

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OSHA ETS Update: Here’s the skinny…

Safety Services Company

If you’re not quite sure of the OSHA ETS status, that’s okay. There is a TON of activity and changing dates. We’ve got the skinny to keep you updated.

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Different Types of Asphalt Pavements in Construction

The Constructor

Asphalt is the most versatile pavement material used in the construction industry. Asphalt pavement is made of aggregates, sand, additives, and. Transportation

Rising Lumber Prices Could Add More Than $18,600 to New Home Value

Pro Builder

Rising Lumber Prices Could Add More Than $18,600 to New Home Value. ldeakins. Wed, 01/05/2022 - 10:23. Ebbing and flowing lumber prices are disrupting housing affordability once again.

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Expansion in the Clouds

Constructech

As more software companies move to SaaS (software-as-a-service) utilizing a cloud platform, construction companies are seeking ways to use those services to their best advantage. That’s not only true in the U.S., but across the globe and aggressive companies see opportunities in foreign markets.

What Are Paper Timecards Costing You?

Construction Business Owner

What Are Paper Timecards Costing You? Why digital time-tracking software is key to construction company growth. Greg Ragsdale. Wed, 01/05/2022 - 13:25. Construction companies that use paper timecards are losing money on many fronts.

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in the Construction Industry

The Constructor

Robotic process automation (RPA) is a cutting-edge software technology that is automating construction processes, making tedious tasks simpler and. Digital Construction