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Preparation of Bar Bending Schedule (BBS) and their Importance

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We can also refer to the Bar Bending Schedule as the BBS. Bar Bending Schedule is the comprehensive list that signifies the category, extent, locale, imprint, size, number, and the bending of each bar or invention in the reinforcement diagram.

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Steel Toe Vs Soft Toe Boots: What’s the Difference?

Work Gearz

Talking about boots give us an idea of a footwear which are strong, sturdy, comfortable and long-lasting. Boots are mainly available in 3 types. Steel toe , soft toe and composite ones. Which one will be a good pick for you depends on your modes of requirements.

A Guide To Building a Home With Metal vs. Wood

Construction Marketing

Homebuilding is done by building a single structure, usually referred to as a “home” for a family.

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

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

Connecting Service Contractors’ Back Offices and In-Field Technicians — In an Instant

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Vista Field Service gives service techs faster, easier tools to work with in the field while closing the data loop with the back office. Viewpoint News

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N-95 Masks DO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

FDR Safety

The very mentioning of COVID-19 has a way of ruffling feathers. Since the pandemic first arrived in early 2020 there have been constant debates surrounding it, especially regarding the topic of masks. Thankfully, the U.S

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How To Safely Use Sealants and Coatings During Construction

Construction Marketing

There are many different types of sealants and coatings used in building construction. When applying sealants and coatings to any surface, you need to make sure that you’re following the standard safety guidelines.

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Unlock Construction Productivity by Integrating Key Workflows

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Get the keys to improved construction productivity and collaboration in just 15 minutes. Construction Best Practices

LED, LSUS Form $3M Technology Cooperative Endeavor Agreement

Business Facilities

million Louisiana Economic Development grant will match $2 million from LSU Shreveport to grow technology careers. Read: LED, LSUS Form $3M Technology Cooperative Endeavor Agreement at BusinessFacilities.com.

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.

Understanding Water Leakage in Concrete Structures: Its Causes and Prevention

The Constructor

Proper understanding of the causes behind water leakage in concrete is necessary for designers and site engineers to incorporate the preventive. Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology Concrete Work Procedure How To Guide Work Procedures

What Are The Popular Heavy Equipment Used On Most Jobs

Construction Marketing

No matter the size, any agricultural property, mining operation, or construction project needs heavy equipment. Of course, heavy equipment’s diversity in terms of applications and size can be of great help.

The four pillars of collaboration in the construction industry

Lets Build

Why collaboration in construction is key. For many players in construction, the industry needs to change the way stakeholders communicate and, by extension, collaborate with each other.

NewCold Investing $150M In Major U.S. Expansion

Business Facilities

The Netherlands-based temperature-controlled warehousing and distribution company will create more than 200 new jobs in Lebanon, IN. Read: NewCold Investing $150M In Major U.S. Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

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How to Select the Right Curing Method for Structural Concrete Elements?

The Constructor

The selection of curing methods for structural concrete elements is governed by the size and shape of concrete members, type of concrete used, such. Building Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology How To Guide

How to reduce bug holes in concrete

GCP Applied Technologies

How to reduce bug holes in concrete. Phillip.fry@gc…. Tue, 11/10/2020 - 13:13. GCP Applied Technologies. November 10, 2020. Discover best practices for improving the aesthetics of your concrete, including reducing bug holes.

Overcoming Contractor Marketing Challenges

Contractor Bookkeeping

Now that the internet has become an integral part of our daily lives, modern consumers no longer depend on television, radio, and print advertisements.

AHF Products Investing $2.5M In Kentucky Expansion

Business Facilities

The wood flooring manufacturer plans to install innovative technology and create 20 new jobs at its Somerset, KY facility. Read: AHF Products Investing $2.5M In Kentucky Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

Building with Textile-Reinforced Concrete: Important Properties and Advantages

The Constructor

Textile-reinforced concrete (TRC) or fabric-reinforced cementitious matrix (FRCM) is a composite concrete material that employs textile reinforcement. Concrete Types in Construction Exclusive Special Concrete in Construction

Trimble Donates Technology Lab to University

Construction Equipment

The University of Colorado, Denver has received a gift from Trimble to establish a Technology Lab for the College of Engineering, Design, and Computing. The gift will also support the Departments or programs in Construction Engineering and Construction Management, Geography & Environmental

How RCC Associates is Managing Risks to Employees & Projects During COVID-19

Construction Business Owner

How RCC Associates is Managing Risks to Employees & Projects During COVID-19. Elizabeth Manning. Tue, 11/10/2020 - 16:46. This year alone, the industry has seen major areas of risk skyrocket, not only on construction jobsites, but also in our everyday lives.

Sortera Alloys To Create 100 Jobs In Indiana

Business Facilities

Texas-based metal recycling company Sortera Alloys is moving its production operations to Fort Wayne, IN. Read: Sortera Alloys To Create 100 Jobs In Indiana at BusinessFacilities.com.

Top 6 Energy-Efficient High-Rise Buildings in the World

The Constructor

Due to a growing population and industrialization, migration from rural areas to urban areas has increased drastically. This has resulted in rapid. Case study Exclusive High rise structures High-rise structural systems Structural Engineering Structures

CanDo International OHV Pro

Construction Equipment

The Off-highway Vehicle (OHV) Pro is a full-featured scan tool for working on construction, mining, and other off-highway equipment. Users are able to perform engine diagnostics, view and graph life data, parameter IDs, component actuations, calibrations and resets, equipment service maintenance

How You Are Halting Your Company's Progress & How to Fix It

Construction Business Owner

How You Are Halting Your Company's Progress & How to Fix It. Elizabeth Manning. Thu, 11/12/2020 - 11:48. Organizations can often be characterized by the “Goldilocks principle.” Sometimes, there is too much management, creating a smothering effect or a feeling of micromanagement.

Cornerstone Building Brands Investing $25M In North Carolina Expansion

Business Facilities

Cornerstone Building Brands, an exterior building product company, will create 38 jobs at its new production facility in Rocky Mount, NC. . Read: Cornerstone Building Brands Investing $25M In North Carolina Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

How to Design a Two-Way Continuous Slab as per Indian Standards?

The Constructor

A two-way slab is supported on all its four sides by beams. The supports carry the loads along both directions of the slab, therefore it is called a. Slab Design Structural Engineering

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Grillage Foundation – Types, Advantages & Disadvantages

Civil Lead

Grillage Foundation A grillage foundation made of two or more than two-tier beams paled at the right angle to disperse. Read more Grillage Foundation – Types, Advantages & Disadvantages. Technical Engineering Civil Engineering Civil Engineers

SPIG Industry Investing $7.9M In Virginia Expansion

Business Facilities

Highway guardrail manufacturer SPIG Industry, LLC's expansion in Washington County, VA will create 113 new jobs. Read: SPIG Industry Investing $7.9M In Virginia Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

Thumb Rules and Specifications for Design of Reinforced Concrete Beam

The Constructor

The design of a reinforced concrete beam is achieved through a trial and error method. However, design codes, certain thumb rules, and past. Beam Design Design Guide How To Guide Structural Engineering

Passive house design: A key to sustainable community building

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A vibrant community, Pittsburgh’s Uptown neighborhood is taking bold steps to counteract decades of divestment that have resulted in vacant properties, dangerous pedestrian corridors, and the poor air quality that comes with being treated as a pass-through neighborhood between the city’s largest employment centers.

JOC Program Procurement

Job Order Contracting

It’s important to consider the business and risk implications when deciding how to procure JOC Programs, regardless of the vendor. JOC Program Procurement requires business and risk management considerations for current and new implementations.