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How To Choose The Right Roofing Material For Your Home

Construction Marketing

A house is built to protect the people in it. In design and construction, every corner built plays a significant role. The roof, in this case, completes the shelter as it covers and protects the whole house and people living in it.

Complete Resources For Your Construction Year-End Processes: On Tap!

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Trimble Viewpoint makes year-end processing easy for its clients. Viewpoint News

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GE Appliances Launches Imaginative New Co-Creation Center In Connecticut

Business Facilities

A destination for co-creation, CoCREATE Stamford will merge innovation, education and inspiration, and bring small appliances manufacturing back to Connecticut. The post GE Appliances Launches Imaginative New Co-Creation Center In Connecticut appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Episode 12: Risk Assessment: Why a Safety SME Initiative Is a Gamechanger

Safety Services Company

Risk assessments are absolutely integral to implementing safety at the workplace. Simply put, risk assessments are when you analyze your next series of steps in order to evaluate the safest course of action to address the task at hand.

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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.

10 Do’s And Don’ts Of A Perfect Kitchen Remodel

Construction Marketing

For most people, the kitchen is the heart and the crowning glory of their home. Here is where they pour all of their creativity and money, of course, to have a perfectly-looking area where they can cook and enjoy their family time together.

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2021 Deal Of The Year Entry Deadline Extended To Dec. 14!

Business Facilities

Submissions will be accepted for Business Facilities’ 2021 Economic Development Deal of the Year Awards until December 14, 2021. Awards will be featured in the January/February 2022 issue of Business Facilities. The post 2021 Deal Of The Year Entry Deadline Extended To Dec.

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Do You Think Of Hiring Or Outsourcing A Construction Bookkeeper?

Contractor Bookkeeping

Hiring Vs. Outsourcing. Are you thinking of hiring a bookkeeper? After reading this, you may think it is not as good an idea as it seems.

Glass Corrosion: Causes and Prevention

The Constructor

Glass in architecture and construction has acquired a reputation of being one of the most durable building materials. However, based on the severity. Building Materials Building Technology Guide

28 Tiling Tools Used In Flooring Work | Tools for Tiling | Tools For Tile Work

Civiconcepts

What Are Tiling Tools? The tools and equipment used for tiling work or flooring work are called “Tiling Tools” Equipment for tiling, like any tools, might be costly, but they … 28 Tiling Tools Used In Flooring Work | Tools for Tiling | Tools For Tile Work Read More ».

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.

Evolve Biologics Creating 300 Jobs In Texas At First Manufacturing Facility

Business Facilities

The $200 million facility in Sachse, TX will be first to use Evolve’s innovative PlasmaCap EBA® technology to produce plasma-derived therapeutics. The post Evolve Biologics Creating 300 Jobs In Texas At First Manufacturing Facility appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

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How to Calculate Quantity of Steel In Two Way Slab|Two Way Slab BBS

Civil Lead

Two Way Slab A slab supported on four adjacent beams with a ratio of longer span to shorter span less than two. Read more. Estimating & Costing Civil Engineering Civil Engineers Construction Estimation Structural Design

Mound Breakwater: Types, Construction and Protection

The Constructor

Breakwater is the artificial protective barrier constructed to enclose harbors and to keep the harbor waters undisturbed by the effect of heavy and. Water Resources

What Is Rebar Sizes and Diameter | Rebar Sizes | Rebar Diameter | Rebar Size Chart | 3 Rebar Diamter | 4 Rebar Diameter | 5 Rebar Diameter | 6 Rebar Diameter

Civiconcepts

What Is Rebar Size and Rebar Diamters? The Rebars are steel reinforcement bars that are used with concrete to improve the tensile strength of concrete.

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

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

Majority Of U.S. Executives Don’t Plan To Downsize Office Space

Business Facilities

Over the next year, 53% of executives don't intend to decrease their office size, 10% plan to increase their space, 25% are undecided, and only 12% will downsize. The post Majority Of U.S. Executives Don’t Plan To Downsize Office Space appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Optimizing the Project Delivery Process

Construction Business Owner

Optimizing the Project Delivery Process. Alex Headley. Thu, 12/09/2021 - 16:35. Digital transformation may seem like the buzzword of the hour, but its benefits are real, especially in sectors with high-dollar projects and multiple stakeholders.

Construction Underway for SVHC Emergency Department Modernization

PC Construction

The PC team is well underway with construction for Southwestern Vermont Health Care’s (SVHC) emergency department modernization project in Bennington, Vermont. On November 18, the former Lodge was demolished to make room for the reconfigured.

Innovative Construction Capital Delivery for Public Sector Owners

Job Order Contracting

Innovative construction capital delivery for public sector owners can consistently enable quality, on-time, on-budget and fully compliant repair, renovation, maintenance, sustainability, and new build outcomes.

Sinova Global To Establish Silicon Metal Refining Plant In Tennessee

Business Facilities

Canada-based quartz supplier Sinova Global will invest $150 million to establish manufacturing operations in Tennessee; will create 140 jobs. The post Sinova Global To Establish Silicon Metal Refining Plant In Tennessee appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Maximizing Mixed-Fleet Operations

Construction Business Owner

Maximizing Mixed-Fleet Operations. Alex Headley. Mon, 12/06/2021 - 07:30. While many manufacturers promote brand loyalty (the idea of using one brand for every piece of equipment on the jobsite), this way of doing business is often no longer practical on the modern jobsite.

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Low-Cost Fire Protection For New Home Building/Remodeling

Pro Builder

Low-Cost Fire Protection For New Home Building/Remodeling. mbeirne. Thu, 12/09/2021 - 14:28. Each year 25,000 electrical fires occur in the U.S. killing hundreds, injuring thousands and resulting in more than $1 billion in property damage, according to the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA). .

2022 Predictions: The Customer Experience

Constructech

What technologies will take center stage in 2022? This is a conversation we have been having for the last few weeks , looking at general technology trends, the digital infrastructure needed, and specific technologies like the combination of AR and AI.

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Riceland Foods To Invest $13.2M In Arkansas Plant Expansion

Business Facilities

Farmer-owned cooperative Riceland Foods will create 80 new jobs across its Stuttgart and Jonesboro plants in Arkansas. The post Riceland Foods To Invest $13.2M In Arkansas Plant Expansion appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

The Automation Transformation

Construction Business Owner

The Automation Transformation. Alex Headley. Tue, 12/07/2021 - 08:20. From excavators that can automatically dig to depth, to trucks that drive themselves, machine control technology is revolutionizing the construction industry.

Pet Owners Are Switching Out Their Dog Houses for Elaborate Puppy Palaces

Pro Builder

Pet Owners Are Switching Out Their Dog Houses for Elaborate Puppy Palaces. ldeakins. Mon, 12/06/2021 - 16:33. Why more homeowners are remodeling to give their pets private rooms fit for MTV cribs.

Reducing CO2 in Building Materials

Constructech

Of all the materials that go into a modern building, one of the oldest, concrete, can be one of the most harmful to the environment.

Greater Cincinnati Area To See 200 New Jobs As Investment Blossoms

Business Facilities

Job Creation Tax Credits, along with infrastructure benefits and a substantial pool of talent, are leading to increased corporate investment in Cincinnati and the surrounding area.

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Brownfield Construction and Water Contamination

Contractor Magazine

Risks from chemical contamination—including PFAS—are real, but can be mitigated through planning and new technologies. Plumbing

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Cracking the Code of Drywall Cracks

Pro Builder

Cracking the Code of Drywall Cracks. mbeirne. Wed, 12/08/2021 - 06:00. A home's constant movement can wreak havoc on gypsum wallboard unless you take these steps with your framing components. Graham Davis. From the moment you frame a house to the day it’s torn down it will be in perpetual movement.

The State of Construction and Technology

Constructech

How are industries recovering from the fallout that has surrounded the COVID-19 pandemic? This is something I am exploring over on Connected World this month and wanted to dig into the topic here on Constructech as well.

Alabama: Hanwha Cimarron Puts $130 Million Plant In Opelika

Business Facilities

The new facility in Northeast Opelika Industrial Park will produce carbon fiber-wrapped, high-pressure storage tanks. The post Alabama: Hanwha Cimarron Puts $130 Million Plant In Opelika appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Failures: Cast Stone

Construction Specifier

Severely deteriorated cast stone unit designated for replacement—deterioration of this unit is largely related to corrosion of mild steel reinforcement due to insufficient cover. Photos by Travis Altsman, AIA.

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