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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

Critical Crisis Takeaways For Construction Business Owners

Contractor Bookkeeping

If there's one thing last year taught us, it's how quickly the world has changed in such a short time and that we cannot take anything for granted.

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Why I Never Shy Away From Using Photos In Proposal Resumes

Help Everybody Everyday

There is an age-old debate about whether you should include photos of staff members in their resumes. You see, someone could look at the photo and decide (just by their appearance) that they do not want to work with that person. And your firm could lose a valuable contract as a result.

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.

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

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

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

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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.

Always forward

The Korte Company

2020 put the world to the test and showed us who our heroes are. They wear scrubs and fatigues. They drive trucks and deliver mail. They heal the sick and feed the hungry. They keep us safe and keep the world moving.

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Viewpoint Team Solves ‘The Missing Link’

Viewpoint Construction Technology

How automated hyperlinking for construction drawings in Viewpoint Team ensures projects, data stay up-to-date and easily accessible. Construction Technology/News

How to Design Reinforced Concrete Beam for Shear? Example Included

The Constructor

Shear design of reinforced concrete (RC) beam involves the determination of spacing between stirrups. Shear is a word used for forces that work. Beam Design Design Guide How To Guide Structural Engineering

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.

AIDT, Hyundai Team Up For Revolutionary Job Training

Business Facilities

The unique job-training initiative uses virtual reality simulation to train and certify employees on critical, in-demand skills. Read: AIDT, Hyundai Team Up For Revolutionary Job Training at BusinessFacilities.com.

10 Symptoms Indicating You May Need Guidance When Using QuickBooks

Construction Business Owner

10 Symptoms Indicating You May Need Guidance When Using QuickBooks. Elizabeth Manning. Mon, 02/15/2021 - 22:38. We spend a lot of time helping construction companies using QuickBooks get their books in order, and we see a lot of the same mistakes over and over again.

Reliable Construction Cost Estimating

Job Order Contracting

Reliable construction cost estimating is critical to the success of any repair, renovation, maintenance, or new build project. RELIABLE – the quality of being able to be trusted to do what somebody wants or needs Oxford Dictionary. Reliable Construction Cost Estimating.

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

North Carolina: Rising Star With A Global Reach

Business Facilities

In the last century, our 2020 State of the Year has been tops in tobacco, textiles and furniture. Today, North Carolina is on the cutting edge of advanced manufacturing, biotech, gene therapy and unmanned aerial systems. Read: North Carolina: Rising Star With A Global Reach at BusinessFacilities.com.

Reduce Carbon Emissions in the Built World with the One Tree Pledge

Construction Business Owner

Reduce Carbon Emissions in the Built World with the One Tree Pledge. Alex Headley. Mon, 02/15/2021 - 14:19. In 2020, 6 weeks into being quarantined due to the COVID-19 pandemic, on the morning news, I saw a photo of the Himalayan Mountains taken from over 100 miles away.

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Preparing Independent Government Estimates – IGEs , IGCEs

Job Order Contracting

Preparing Independent Government Estimates – IGEs is fundamental to achieving best value outcomes. Unfortunately, the process is largely done inappropriately and without cost transparency or visibility, and rarely is verifiable.

How to Install Reinforced Concrete Pipe (RCP)?

The Constructor

Reinforced concrete pipes (RCP) display widespread applications in storm sewer systems, large irrigation projects, and sanitation systems. How To Guide

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Celigo Establishing Indiana Operations, Creating 150 Jobs

Business Facilities

The Integration Platform-as-a-Service (iPaaS) provider will invest nearly $1.2 million to establish its third major North American location in Indianapolis. Read: Celigo Establishing Indiana Operations, Creating 150 Jobs at BusinessFacilities.com.

Who Assumes Responsibility for an Injured Worker?

Construction Business Owner

Who Assumes Responsibility for an Injured Worker? Alex Headley. Mon, 02/15/2021 - 13:36. In spring 2020, the world slowed to a halt as the coronavirus pandemic reared its head.

Electric Pickup Chassis to Compete in Desert Race

Construction Equipment

Lordstown Motors, a creator of electric light duty trucks focused on the commercial fleet market, has entered the Endurance Beta skateboard chassis in the 2021 SCORE International San Felipe 250, part of the SCORE World Desert Championship race series. The 290-mile single loop race will start and

How to Lay and Join Stoneware Pipes?

The Constructor

Stoneware pipes are generally preferred over other types of pipes for sewer and drain works as they are much more effective where acid effluents or. Detailing Guide How To Guide

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Scentsy Creating 200 Jobs In South Carolina

Business Facilities

Scented product distributor Scentsy will invest $6 million to establish storage and distribution operations in York County, SC. Read: Scentsy Creating 200 Jobs In South Carolina at BusinessFacilities.com.

The Space to Build Podcast Highlights and Inspires Women in Construction

Construction Junkie

courtesy of Kathryn Hart // Space to Build. Podcasting opens the door to listen to and enjoy so many different perspectives from across industry and across the world.

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Kubota KX057-5, U55-5 Compact Excavators

Construction Equipment

The new Kubota KX057-5 and the U55-5 compact excavators offer various upgrades from their previous units. The KX057-5 replaces the KX057-4 in Kubota’s K Series and offers improved technology and cabin space. It is available in a canopy or cab model, and has a 47.6 gross horsepower. Dig depth is 12

Reliable Construction Cost Data – Public Sector Financial Stewardship

Job Order Contracting

To use public funds effectively, the government must employ effective management practices and processes, including the measurement of data.

Two HQs On The Grow In Irving-Las Colinas, Texas

Business Facilities

CHRISTUS Health is expanding its headquarters, adding 150 new jobs; State Bank of Texas is relocating within Irving-Las Colinas, building a second, four-story office building. Read: Two HQs On The Grow In Irving-Las Colinas, Texas at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Best practices for streetscape design that cultivates community

BD+C

Kubota SVL97-2 Compact Track Loader

Construction Equipment

The Kubota SVL97-2 compact track loader has a 96-horsepower engine, with a rated operating capacity of 3,200 pounds (at 35 percent tipping load). Breakout force is rated at 7,961 pounds with a 3.4-foot reach at max height. The new SVL97-2 comes standard with telematics. The standard rear-view

41 Bathroom Accessories & Their Purpose

Civiconcepts

Yes, here we are going to enlist a list of bathroom accessories out of which many you would like to purchase for your much ignored bathroom. Can Bathroom Accessories be an Element of Renovation? If I spell the word renovation, what comes to your mind- which rooms should be renovated?

Relational Construction Contracts Significantly Improve Outcomes

Job Order Contracting

Relational construction contracts specify norms and mutual expectations that govern relationships between real property owners and architects, engineers, and builders. Relational contracting supports mutually beneficial outcomes for all participants, and do not favor the unilateral use of power.

How to Keep Your Work Trucks Safe From Damage

Construction Business Owner

How to Keep Your Work Trucks Safe From Damage. Alex Headley. Tue, 02/16/2021 - 07:37. Work trucks and other essential construction vehicles are an integral part of any productive jobsite.

How Kidney Loop Filters Bolster Fluid Cleanliness

Construction Equipment

Maintaining clean hydraulic oil is crucial to extending machine component life. Without proper maintenance, the smallest particulate (including dirt, metal, and water) can cause serious damage after entering a machine’s oil reservoir. Valves may become scratched beyond repair, resulting in a costly

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