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10 Ways AI is Transforming the Construction Sector

The Constructor

Artificial intelligence is proving to help overcome major challenges faced by construction managers but it is still in the initial stages. Artificial Intelligence

Expanding healthcare space, capabilities within a limited footprint

BD+C

Health systems face unique challenges in balancing aging buildings with the desire to install the most advanced treatment technology. The impact of the pandemic on capital budgets also makes new construction less likely. Despite this, providing advanced care in modern settings remains a priority.

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Your Claim Has Been Denied

Construction Business Owner

Your Claim Has Been Denied. Alex Headley. Fri, 07/23/2021 - 09:30. If your construction business has suffered a financial loss due to damage, accident, crime or liability, the last thing you want to hear is that your claim is. not covered.

5 Ways to Master Construction Work-in-Progress Reporting

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Want to better understand your construction projects' financial health? The secret is timely, accurate work-in-progress (WIP) reporting. Construction Best Practices

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.

The Challenges Of Construction Business Partnership

Contractor Bookkeeping

Randalism: A Partnership is the only ship designed to sink. However, we understand your preference, so I would like to talk about it in this blog post. Joint ventures are a bit like change orders. They can be an incredible opportunity to make or lose much money very quickly.

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LEAN Facilities Repair and Renovation

Job Order Contracting

A LEAN Facilities Repair and Renovation approach drives optimal capital reinvestment outcomes via a collaborative environment and transparent costing.

How to Ditch Construction HR Pitfalls

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Rummel Construction’s Andy Gagliardi talks with Viewpoint about how digitizing HR workflows removes employee management headaches. Construction Best Practices

PC Helps Support Families after Loss

PC Construction

PC Construction continued its years-long tradition with a $5,000 donation to The Classic Mike Loyer Foundation, an organization dedicated to supporting Vermont families impacted by the accidental worksite death of a loved one. The donation.

New Plastic Additive for Construction of Roads

The Constructor

The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has approved the use of a plastic roads additive developed by Scottish company MacRebur. The product is.

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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.

10 Best Cement | Top 10 Best Cement In India | Top 10 Cement Companies In India | Which Cement Is Best In India

Civiconcepts

What Is Cement? Cement is an extremely useful binding material in construction.

Swimming Pool Construction Guide for Homeowners

Learn Civil Engineering

Having a swimming pool in your yard where you can relax and have fun, whether alone or with your loved ones, is a huge investment that will certainly pay off over time. But the key to making an excellent investment decision is to do your homework.

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Are You Busy? Awesome! Play It Smart, and Don’t Let Up On Your Marketing

A David Creation

During a boom season, it can be too easy to get distracted, get complacent, and coast… Don’t let up. Take advantage of the time, and get in the best position possible. What a year it has been for the home improvement industry, eh?

How to get a General Contractor’s License in Florida?

The Constructor

If you are looking to get a general contractor’s license in Florida and are concerned about the basic requirements, you are at the right place. Careers and Licensing

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

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

Types of Walls | Interior Walls Types | Types of Wall Materials | Types of Internal Walls | Types of Walls In Homes

Civiconcepts

What Is Wall? A wall is a continuous vertical brick or stone structure that encloses or defines an area, carries a load, provides security, shelter, soundproofing, and many other benefits.

9 Stories of Project Versatility

Construction Business Owner

9 Stories of Project Versatility. Alex Headley. Mon, 07/19/2021 - 07:30. Finding the right attachment to do a job better or more efficiently can give your company a competitive advantage. And you may be able to expand your company’s services by adding attachments to your fleet.

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ProAmpac Opens Global Collaboration & Innovation Center

Business Facilities

ProAmpac's Collaboration & Innovation Center in Rochester, NY houses product development, rapid sample prototyping and evaluation of new packaging, as well as a training hub for customers and employees. Read: ProAmpac Opens Global Collaboration & Innovation Center at BusinessFacilities.com.

How to get a General Contractor’s License in Arkansas?

The Constructor

A general contractor’s license is one of several contractor licenses issued by the Arkansas State Licensing Board. These special licenses are needed. Careers and Licensing

Lack of information on carbon emissions challenges construction industry

BD+C

Less than 1% of new building projects are assessed to determine their carbon footprint, according to a new report by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. The report cites a lack of information on embodied emissions as a key barrier.

Auditor Recommended JOC Program Best Practices

Job Order Contracting

The following are auditor recommended JOC Program best practices. Partial Listing). A JOC program should never be used to bypass the lengthy traditional procurement process so that projects can be pushed along quickly, regardless of size or type, and without considering if JOC is the best option. Negotiating individual projects is critical to ensuring quality work at fair and reasonable prices. You should establish guidelines for evaluating and negotiating Job Order Contract proposals.

The Importance Of Being Modern

Business Facilities

Through their policy makers, communities must create environments that encourage individuals and companies to pursue modernization, and success. Read: The Importance Of Being Modern at BusinessFacilities.com.

World’s Deepest Swimming Pool Opens in Dubai

The Constructor

The world’s deepest swimming pool, known as Deep Dive Dubai, is set to open to the public on July 28, 2021. Located in the Nad Al Sheba neighborhood.

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HAL Architects designs 'swimmable bridge' that connects two residential buildings

BD+C

Sky Pool, a swimmable bridge connecting two buildings in London’s Embassy Gardens development, has completed. The project sits alongside the US Embassy in Nine Elms, London. The nearly 50-foot-long transparent pool connects the buildings ten stories up.

NAR Study Says Years of Underbuilding to Blame for Housing Shortage

Pro Builder

NAR Study Says Years of Underbuilding to Blame for Housing Shortage. cbroderick. Mon, 07/19/2021 - 09:38. The United States needs anywhere from 5 million to 6.8 million more housing units to meet housing needs, according to a recent study by the National Association of Realtors.

BlueHalo Picks NM For $60M Manufacturing, Research, Tech Complex

Business Facilities

BlueHalo will retain 260 jobs and create an additional 64 jobs at its new 200,000-square-foot Albuquerque, NM campus. Read: BlueHalo Picks NM For $60M Manufacturing, Research, Tech Complex at BusinessFacilities.com.

How to get a General Contractor’s License in Nevada?

The Constructor

You are very excited about starting your own construction company. You have been researching for days on the internet and you are finally sure that. Careers and Licensing

Everything You Need to Know About the 2021 NFPA 70E Update

Safety Services Company

In June of last year, the 2021 edition of NFPA 70E was updated in accordance with its regular revision schedule. Many employers are still trying to figure out what the major changes were and how they might affect them. .

Other Building Materials Keep Costs Up as Lumber Prices Fall

Pro Builder

Other Building Materials Keep Costs Up as Lumber Prices Fall. cbroderick. Mon, 07/19/2021 - 09:48. The National Association of Home Builders estimated the cost of lumber added $35,872 to the cost of a new single-family home back in April.

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26-story apartment tower tops out in Silver Spring, Md.

BD+C

Solaire 8200 Dixon, a 26-story, 403-unit apartment tower in Silver Spring’s Ripley District, has topped out. The building will become the tallest building in Silver Spring and house the area’s first food hall/city market, which will be open to the public

Fiberglass Reinforced Panels: Features, Applications, and Installation

The Constructor

Fiberglass reinforced panels (FRPs) or fiberglass reinforced plywood are flexible panels made of strong polyester resin reinforced with fiberglass. Building Materials

$740M Beverage Campus To Be Built In Cabarrus County, NC

Business Facilities

In the largest economic development announcement in Cabarrus County, NC history, Red Bull and Rauch North America will create more than 400 jobs at The Grounds at Concord. Read: $740M Beverage Campus To Be Built In Cabarrus County, NC at BusinessFacilities.com.

Construction’s New Normal After the Pandemic

Pro Builder

Construction’s New Normal After the Pandemic. mbeirne. Fri, 07/23/2021 - 06:00. For years, the construction industry has proven to be exceptional at what it does. Standards have been in place for decades — and when something is working well, it’s not always a priority to change it.