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Construction Joint in Concrete – Types, Location Selection and Advantages

The Constructor

Construction joint is placed when the mass concreting works are done and cannot be completed on a single stretch. The interface of the past. Building Materials Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology Construction Engineering & Management How To Guide Structural Design Structural Engineering

How to Construct Concrete Stairs ?

The Constructor

Concrete stairs are set of steps constructed using concrete and steel that leads from one floor to another floor inside the building for the easy.

Pitfalls of the Disconnected Jobsite

Surveyor

Having the integrated software to connect the office and field can help avoid costly project delays. In today’s fast-paced construction environment, speed and accuracy are critical to project success.

Properties and benefits of rebar cages

Construction Cost Estimating

In drilled shaft construction, rebar cages are generally utilized to reinforce the shaft throughout excavation. To retain the strength of this cage as well as complete the entire construction project successfully, the design of the cage should be perfect.

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

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

Your Guide to State-by-State Bond Thresholds

Construction Business Owner

Most contractors recognize the need for licensing and bonding in the construction industry, but it can be a challenge to understand the bond size requirements, as bonding thresholds are mandated by each state, not an overarching federal law.

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Concrete Driveway Construction- Advantages and Disadvantages

The Constructor

Concrete driveway construction offers a number of advantages when compared with any form of traditional driveway construction methods. Out of all, Concrete Technology How To Guide

RELi Could be Standard Practice in Nearly Every Real Estate Transaction

Green Building Law Update

RELi 2.0, a comprehensive rating system that provides strategies and tools for resilient building and design, is expected to be launched on Monday, November 12th. The launch of RELi 2.0

Data Analytics Trends in Construction

Surveyor

Construction sites these days have no shortage of data: design and BIM data from the planning stages of a project, jobsite data collected by wearables, mobile devices and sensors on equipment/materials, accounting and job progress data from the office, project management data and much more.

Dotted Line: 4 answers to common collaboration hiccups

Construction Dive

Design-build, integrated project delivery and other collaborative construction processes present myriad challenges, but several experts have outlined steps contractors can take to boost teamwork across stakeholders

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Concrete Wall Construction Process Including Materials

The Constructor

Construction of concrete walls is a crucial phase in building construction. It transfers loads from floor to the wall below or foundation. Therefore, Concrete Work Procedure How To Guide Structural Engineering Walls Work Procedures Construction

RELi Could be Standard Practice in Nearly Every Real Estate Transaction

Green Building Law Update

RELi 2.0, a comprehensive rating system that provides strategies and tools for resilient building and design, was approved last week and is being launched on Monday, November 12th. The launch of RELi 2.0

Data Analytics Trends in Construction

Surveyor

Diving Deeper into Construction Data

Top 6 OSHA fines levied since May

Construction Dive

Once again, most of OSHA's biggest citations against contractors center around falls and trench safety, with $304,000 being the largest fine levied

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What is Spalling Concrete? Their Causes and Repair

The Constructor

Spalling is break away of concrete surface which often extends to the top layers of reinforcing steel. Spalls may be 150 mm or more in diameter and. Concrete Work Procedure How To Guide Repair/Protection Guide Work Procedures Repair of Concrete

OSHA Memorandum Takeaways: Incentive Programs & Post Incident Drug-Testing

FDR Safety

On Friday, October 11th, many in the safety world received a memorandum from OSHA regarding Workplace Safety Incentive Programs and Post-Incident Drug Testing. While the memorandum is helpful in clarifying issues, the language and structure used throughout can be difficult to understand.

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Pitfalls of the Disconnected Jobsite

Surveyor

High Costs and High Risks

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Dodge: 2019 construction starts to hold steady at $808B

Construction Dive

Activity appears to be "rounding the peak" at its current level, helped by overall economic momentum but threatened by rising inflation, Dodge Data & Analytics Chief Economist Robert Murray said at a conference yesterday

What is Cost of Concrete Construction?

The Constructor

Concrete construction cost is one of the crucial and major components of total cost of a project. It greatly influences the total cost, so it is. Building Technology Guide Estimating & Costing Cost of Concrete Construction

Oblique Drawing, Projection – its Types, Examples.

CivilSeek

In this article, You are going to learn about the Oblique Projection, Oblique Drawing, Its Types, Dimensioning, etc. So, Let’s Get Started. Oblique Projection. This is such type of projection. Read more Oblique Drawing, Projection – its Types, Examples. The post Oblique Drawing, Projection – its Types, Examples. appeared first on CivilSeek. Drafting More oblique drawing oblique projection

The new trinkets of my paperfree adventure

DebunkTheBIM

My 10-year-old nephew Viki communicates with the world through drawings. His latest masterpiece presents a series of occupations. He is self-thought and copies from various sources, nevertheless the illustrations are uniquely his.

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3 reality capture tools that can monetize project data

Construction Dive

Recording site conditions with laser scanners, drones and cameras allows firms to catch design mistakes in time, plan realistic task sequences and more

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Concrete Driveway Construction

The Constructor

Concrete Driveway construction is gaining higher popularity over asphalt or bitumen or other paving materials. Concrete driveways also called as. Concrete Technology How To Guide

Sharing Your Budget Streamlines the Pre-Construction Phase

Wolgast Corporation

We use this blog to help educate potential construction clients on how to build their buildings more efficiently and economically. I am posing a taboo view in this edition, but all in an effort to save the building owner weeks and maybe months of time on their pre-construction phase.

Toyota Doubles Down On Ontario

Business Facilities

The Japanese auto giant will invest $1.09 billion to upgrade plants in Cambridge and Woodstock, Ontario, adding 1,450 jobs. Read: Toyota Doubles Down On Ontario at BusinessFacilities.com. Agriculture Automotive Business Clusters/Corridors Canada Featured Location Focus Magazine Highlights Research & Development Tourism BF-Sept/Oct-2018 corporate expansion Economic Development Justin Trudeau Middlesex County Niagara Canada Ontario Site Selection Toyota

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Mass timber's striking case for sustainability

Construction Dive

As mass timber lays claim to increasingly innovative technology and prefabrication, it also hopes to get an edge up on its traditional building material counterparts through its lower carbon footprint and renewability traits

What is Affordable Concrete House Construction?

The Constructor

Affordable concrete house construction is needed at current times more than ever before due population growth, depletion of energy source, and other. Building Building Technology Guide Precast Concrete Construction

Job Order Contracting – Recommended Best Practices

Job Order Contracting

The following, Job Order Contracting – Recommended Best Practices, have been compiled from numerous independent third party audits of JOC Programs as well as decades of experience.

KLA-Tencor Investing $70M In Michigan

Business Facilities

The new research and development facility will create up to 500 new jobs in Ann Arbor, MI. Read: KLA-Tencor Investing $70M In Michigan at BusinessFacilities.com. Advanced Manufacturing Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Michigan Research & Development Taxes & Incentives Workforce Development Ann Arbor SPARK corporate expansion KLA-Tencor Michigan Economic Development Corporation nanoelectronics R&D semiconductors Site Selection University of Michigan

OSHA considers silica rule changes

Construction Dive

The agency is seeking input on whether additional methods of silica dust control should be added to Table 1 to further minimize employers' requirements to measure workers' exposure

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Concrete Driveway Construction Process – Advantages

The Constructor

Concrete Driveway construction is gaining higher popularity over asphalt or bitumen or other paving materials. Concrete driveways also called as. Concrete Technology How To Guide

Same, same but different – My mother is not getting paperfreeconstruction, the concept.

DebunkTheBIM

My mother has been a solid supporter of my BIM journey over the last 3 decades. She speaks very little English but has lived with us for long enough and attended enough of my Serbian/Hungarian presentations to get the gist of what I am about.

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Siemens, Chromalloy Open Florida Advanced Manufacturing Facility

Business Facilities

The new joint venture, Advanced Airfoil Components, represents a capital investment of $139 million and will add 350 jobs in the Tampa Bay Area. Read: Siemens, Chromalloy Open Florida Advanced Manufacturing Facility at BusinessFacilities.com. Advanced Manufacturing Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Manufacturing Chromalloy corporate expansion Employment Enterprise Florida Hillsborough County Siemens STEM Tampa

How construction robots can amplify workers' expertise

Construction Dive

The industry’s best bet for initiating a productivity boom is to use robotics to support — not replace — workers, said Construction Robotics’ Scott Peters