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Preparation of Bar Bending Schedule (BBS) and their Importance

Learn Civil Engineering

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.

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

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

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

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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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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.

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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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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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

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.

[VIDEO] Check Out This Excavator Free Fall Down a Huge Underground Access Shaft

Construction Junkie

Excavators aren’t typically meant to be dropped down to a lower level, but certain circumstances require it sometimes. The machines are obviously extremely heavy, so a large crane and proper rigging is required for it to happen safely.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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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.

Epiroc Launches ‘Try-and-Buy’ Drill Rig Program

Construction Equipment

Epiroc has introduced the Try-and-Buy program for the FlexiROC T30 R construction edition tophammer surface drill rig. The program offers free jobsite testing of the drill. The drill is an improved version of the IR ECM 580 construction rig that tracks back from Epiroc to Atlas Copco and Ingersoll

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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

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.

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.

Spot Robot Maps ‘Digital Twin’ of Project

Construction Equipment

An architecture project in London has been using Boston Dynamics’ four-legged robot, Spot, to gather data from a construction site and map out a digital twin of its office space. The project—the Battersea Roof Gardens development in London—had been utilized as a testbed for the four-legged robot

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

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.

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.

The 10 Most Frequently Cited OSHA Violations in 2020 in Construction

Construction Junkie

Each year, OSHA releases a list of the most commonly cited Federal OSHA standards at the end of their fiscal year, which runs from October of the previous year to September. The list gives a glimpse into what contractors struggle the most with and also what OSHA inspectors focus the most on.

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

Demand for Outdoor Kitchens Remains Strong

Pro Builder

Demand for Outdoor Kitchens Remains Strong. cbroderick. Fri, 11/13/2020 - 09:14. The cool fall days and even colder winter months are here, but that does not mean outdoor entertainment is closed for the year.

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.