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Taking Cybersecurity Seriously

Constructech

Hackers, spoofers, phishers, and all the virus-planters floating throughout the ether of the Internet have wreaked havoc on governments, consumers, and businesses for ages.

How do you calculate labor productivity in construction?

ENR Construction

Greater data visibility and real-time updates enable you to discover and eliminate the hidden project costs that can hold your organization back in its talent management efforts and improve productivity overall

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The Best Hard Hat for Electricians

Work Gearz

A top-quality hard hat is a necessary tool for professional electricians. Electricians regularly face risks on the job and personal protective equipment is a priority for their well-being.

Part 1: The Growing Power of Women in Construction

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Women in Construction week is here. Part one of our two part series will go over stats and resources to help overcome the gender gap in the industry. Education Series

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

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

5 Ways A Construction Business Can Gain Online Exposure

Construction Marketing

Online exposure is getting more important now more than ever. It’s an essential part of business sales and marketing to reach more audiences across any geographic area in different age groups. So, it’s no wonder a construction business can also gain benefits from increasing their online exposure. .

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Packaging Corp. Of America Plans $440M Investment In Alabama

Business Facilities

PCA’s three-year project will convert a paper machine at its mill in Clarke County, AL to produce linerboard used for corrugated packaging. Read: Packaging Corp. Of America Plans $440M Investment In Alabama at BusinessFacilities.com.

The Growing Power of Women in Construction — Part 2 of 2

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Part two of our two part series discussed tips to help encourage and promote women in construction. Construction Best Practices

4 Signs Of A Roof That Needs Replacing

Construction Marketing

Sometimes, the necessity for a new roof is not apparent until you experience water leaking inside your house. Your roof is one of the most critical areas in your home. It’s your first line of defense against natural elements. However, it’s one of the most inconspicuous areas you have too.

How to Design Continuous Beam and One-way Slab using ACI Approximate Analysis Method?

The Constructor

Continuous beams and one-ways slabs are statically indeterminate structures which i.e they cannot be analyzed using three equations of equilibrium. Beam Design Slab Design Structural Analysis Structural Design 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.

CGI Investing $27M In New Tennessee IT Delivery Center

Business Facilities

Global IT and business consulting company CGI will create 300 jobs at its new IT delivery center in Knox County, TN. Read: CGI Investing $27M In New Tennessee IT Delivery Center at BusinessFacilities.com.

The Answer To Your Construction Bookkeeping Chaos

Contractor Bookkeeping

Making decisions never ends for contractors like you. Being adaptable is one of the basics of good decision-making skills. Think of decision-making as being in a bumper car. You are continually driving and trying to avoid the other bumper cars.

The Ultimate Guide To The Construction RFI

cnstrctr

How to issue a question the right way on your construction project. The post The Ultimate Guide To The Construction RFI appeared first on cnstrctr.

Chenani-Nashri Tunnel: India’s Longest Bi-directional Road Tunnel

The Constructor

The construction of the Chenani-Nashri tunnel, also known as Patnitop Tunnel and Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee Tunnel, started in 2011 and was opened. Case study Construction Project Exclusive

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Top Five Site Selection Predictions For 2021

Business Facilities

A survey of Site Selectors Guild members reveals the key trends impacting corporate location decisions in a wide range of industries in the U.S. and around the world. . Read: Top Five Site Selection Predictions For 2021 at BusinessFacilities.com.

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What is Shear Wall & 6 Types of Shear Wall

Civiconcepts

The seismic force-resisting system in structural engineering is designed to resist lateral forces like earthquake shocks, and wind loads are called shear walls. Constructing the shear wall is described in the ‘international Building Code’ and ‘International Residential Code’.

Trends in Air Transportation Deliver Diverse Contracting Opportunities in 2021

Construction Business Owner

Trends in Air Transportation Deliver Diverse Contracting Opportunities in 2021. Alex Headley. Fri, 03/05/2021 - 07:30. Even though the world is dealing with a pandemic and travel has been discouraged for months, Nov.

Podcast: Behavioral Attributes of an Effective Construction Manager

The Constructor

A successful construction project is the result of effective construction management practices. So which are the behavioral attributes that make an. Videos

Aerospace: The Sky’s The Limit

Business Facilities

While defense spending has remained stable, commercial aviation has been on life support during the coronavirus pandemic. It may take until 2024 to return to pre-pandemic levels of passenger jet air traffic. Read: Aerospace: The Sky’s The Limit at BusinessFacilities.com.

Doosan Bobcat Donates Equipment to Tech College

Construction Equipment

Doosan Bobcat North America announced the donation of three Bobcat machines to support the Diesel Equipment Technology program at Minnesota State Community and Technical College (M State), Moorhead. A longtime education supporter and STEM advocate, Doosan Bobcat provided the equipment as part of

Construction Cost Estimate Validation

Job Order Contracting

Construction cost estimate validation is a process to determine the relative level of reliability. Note that the work “accuracy” is purposely not being used. Any use of the work accuracy with the word construction estimate is simply foolish.

How to Design Continuous Beam and One-way Slab using ACI Approximate Analysis Method?

The Constructor

Continuous beams and one-ways slabs are statically indeterminate structures which i.e they cannot be analyzed using three equations of equilibrium. Beam Design Slab Design Structural Analysis Structural Design Structural Engineering

A New Office For Business Facilities

Business Facilities

Group C Media, Business Facilities' parent company, has moved to a new office in Red Bank, NJ designed for productivity now, and in the future. Read: A New Office For Business Facilities at BusinessFacilities.com.

[VIDEO] Space Hotel Const. Plans Begin

Construction Equipment

Construction on humanity’s first hotel in outer space will begin this decade according to the group behind it, Orbital Assembly. The company plans to begin building Voyager Station—the commercial space station that will house the hotel—in low Earth orbit in 2025, and believes its interstellar

2021 Construction Materials Cost Increase

Job Order Contracting

2021 Construction Materials Cost Increase was reflected by nearly 5% on a January look back versus past twelve months. The post 2021 Construction Materials Cost Increase appeared first on 4BT. 2021 Construction Materials Cost Increase

Chenani-Nashri Tunnel: India’s Longest Bi-directional Road Tunnel

The Constructor

The construction of the Chenani-Nashri tunnel, also known as Patnitop Tunnel and Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee Tunnel, started in 2011 and was opened. Case study Construction Project Exclusive

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Call for Volunteer Plumbers to Aid Recovery Efforts in Texas

Contractor Magazine

American Standard in Partnership with Water Mission and Plumbers Without Borders supports Texas relief effort. Plumbing

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Army Orders 99 Mack Dump Trucks

Construction Equipment

Mack Defense announced today that the U.S. Army ordered 99 Mack Defense M917A3 non-armored Heavy Dump Trucks (HDT) as part of the previously announced firm-fixed-price $296.4 million contract between the U.S. Department of Defense and Mack Defense. This order signifies the successful testing of

Electric Vehicles: Charging To The Top

Business Facilities

Electric vehicles are no longer the wave of a distant future: 2021 will be a breakout year for e-vehicles in the wake of General Motors’ announcement that it will end production of internal combustion engines in 2035. Read: Electric Vehicles: Charging To The Top at BusinessFacilities.com.

2021 Construction Cost Data

Job Order Contracting

2021 Construction cost data that is verifiable, locally researched, and fully transparent, for when actionable information is important. ACTIONABLE CONSTRUCTION COST DATAA. Four BT, LLC, Open Cost TM locally researched detailed unit price cost data. www.4bt.us.

OMA designs 7-mile-long underwater sculpture park

BD+C

The ReefLine will be a new seven-mile-long underwater public sculpture park, snorkel trail, and artificial reef located of Miami Beach’s shoreline.

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Evaluating & Evolving Post-Pandemic Best Practices

Construction Business Owner

Evaluating & Evolving Post-Pandemic Best Practices. Alex Headley. Mon, 03/01/2021 - 08:30. The year 2020 is behind us.

Maersk To Open First Logistics Warehouse In Southern Europe

Business Facilities

Global logistics company Maersk has chosen Barcelona as the location for its first platform in Southern Europe. Read: Maersk To Open First Logistics Warehouse In Southern Europe at BusinessFacilities.com.