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The Basics of Fall Protection


Falls are one of the leading causes of injury in construction, understanding the basics of fall protection can help to prevent them on your jobsite. Division 01 - General Requirements All Posts Featured Articles Safety

Unconventional Ways To Market Your Construction Business

Randal DeHart

One of your greatest fears is wasting money on a less than good lead. They may or may not have any genuine desire for services. Sometimes a person is committed to collecting three bids when they already have someone picked out to do the work.


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How to Use Purchase Orders to Combat the Rising Cost of Construction Materials

Viewpoint Construction Technology

With rising material costs in construction, purchase orders are a great way to control costs… IF you can track your budget! Construction Best Practices

5 Key Considerations When Constructing Agricultural Steel Buildings

Construction Marketing

In the construction industry, wood is probably one of the most popular materials used. But with technological advancements, steel has become a more viable option, especially in the agricultural field. Agripreneurs are now taking advantage of steel buildings for their agricultural projects.

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.

13 Best Bed Alternatives | Top Alternatives To Bed | Bed Alternatives For Small Spaces


If you live in a small apartment or tiny house then have a tiny bedroom or no dedicated space for a bedroom, in that case, you required a Bed Alternative … 13 Best Bed Alternatives | Top Alternatives To Bed | Bed Alternatives For Small Spaces Read More ». Home Decoration Ideas

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Scrap the Silos: Why a Connected Construction Environment is Necessary for ANZ Contractors' Success

Viewpoint Construction Technology

A look at how modern construction project management has evolved and why connected data and workflows will change the game. Construction Best Practices

Guardian Bikes Building An Automated Bike Factory In Indiana

Business Facilities

In its first step toward transitioning to U.S. production, kids' bike manufacturer Guardian Bikes is moving production from China to Seymour, IN.

40 Types Of Tables | Different Types of Tables | Best Types Of Table For Living Room | Different Kinds Of Tables


Introduction To Tables The tables can be classified according to a variety of factors, the more basic of which is whether a table is fixed or mechanical.


Difference between architecture drawing and engineering drawing

Learn Civil Engineering

What is architecture drawing? Architecture drawing is drawn by hand or produced digitally is a technical drawing that shows the design of a building or a product. It shows what the final building should look like, and an overview of the final product.

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.

Fall Protection VS Fall Prevention


Keep your workers safe from falls by understanding the difference between fall protection and fall prevention. Division 01 - General Requirements All Posts Featured Articles construction fall arrest fall protection Safety

Abbott Reaches Agreement With FDA To Reopen Infant Formula Plant

Business Facilities

CDC concluded its investigation with no findings of a link between Abbott formulas produced at Sturgis, MI plant and infant illnesses.

Valid construction cost information

Job Order Contracting

Valid construction cost information has a sound basis in logic or fact, reasonable, cogent, well-grounded, justifiable, and appropriate to the end in view.

Waste Heat to Power System (WHP) for Building Facilities

The Constructor

Waste heat to power (WHP) is a combined heat and power (CHP) system that converts heat from an existing thermal process into electric power. These. Building Technology Guide

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

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

6 Steps for Establishing Employee Accountability & Empowerment

Construction Business Owner

6 Steps for Establishing Employee Accountability & Empowerment. hirvin. Mon, 05/16/2022 - 15:13. Do you find yourself answering calls from your team of supervisors all day, addressing stupid questions and solving small problems? They continually ask you to make simple decisions for them.

Japan-Based Nissin Foods Expanding In Hungary

Business Facilities

By 2024, Nissin Foods will invest more than $12 million and create 20 new jobs with an expansion of its Kecskemét, Hungary plant.

GHG, SHG, SEC Regulations – Facilities Regs and Reporting Changes Coming Soon

Job Order Contracting

New GSG, SHG, SEC Facilities Regulations and Reporting Requirements on the near-term horizon. Is your organization ready?

Phase Change Materials (PCMs) for Building Applications

The Constructor

Phase-change materials (PCMs) possess high storage density in a narrow temperature interval. They release or absorb sufficient energy at phase. Building Materials Building Technology Guide

How to Stay on Top of Temperatures, Increase Awareness & Watch for Warning Signs

Construction Business Owner

How to Stay on Top of Temperatures, Increase Awareness & Watch for Warning Signs. hirvin. Tue, 05/17/2022 - 10:09. Several experts and organizations, including the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, have predicted 2022 will be the hottest year on record.

Shinhwa To Invest $78M In Alabama Expansion

Business Facilities

The South Korea-based auto parts supplier will create 42 jobs with its second facility in the Auburn Technology Park West.

Optimizing Construction, Repair, Renovation, and New Build Outcomes

Job Order Contracting

Optimizing Construction, Repair, Renovation, and New Build Outcomes requires a robust programmatic process that is consistently applied and continuously improved. Let’s start with what methods will NOT WORK if used on their own… Design-bid-build. Last Planner / Last Planner System.

Combined Heat and Power Systems (CHP) for Buildings

The Constructor

Combined Heat and Power (CHP) is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies using a heat engine or power system. Building Technology Guide

How to Identify & Drive the Right Motivators Within Your Organization

Construction Business Owner

How to Identify & Drive the Right Motivators Within Your Organization. hirvin. Tue, 05/17/2022 - 11:32. Ask any construction leader what they think the most common reason for employee flight is and you will hear a common refrain: money.

The Automotive Industry: Driven To Success

Business Facilities

Since the 2003 opening of Nissan’s assembly plant in Canton, Mississippi has been a key player in the automotive industry.

Integrated LEAN Construction Planning, Procurement, and Project Delivery for Owners and Design-Builders

Job Order Contracting

Basic Principles to Achieve Net-Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB)

The Constructor

A net-zero energy building (NZEB) can be defined as a building that produces as much energy as it consumes when measured at the site. These buildings. Building Technology Guide

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Maine Team Walks for Healthy Hearts

PC Construction

PC's employee owners raised over $10,000 and participated in the American Heart Association Heart Walk. The post Maine Team Walks for Healthy Hearts first appeared on PC Construction Company Blog. All Community

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[QUIZ] How Well Do You Know Wisconsin?

Business Facilities

Take our quiz about all things Wisconsin and see how much you know about the Badger State. Economic Development Quiz Site Selection USA - Southeast Wisconsin

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Job Order Contracting

4BT OpenJOC / 4BT OpenBUILD – The integrated LEAN construction planning, procurement, and project delivery solution deployed as a cloud SaaS platform, and complete with full support services.

Homebuyer Competition Falls to Lowest Level in Over a Year

Pro Builder

Homebuyer Competition Falls to Lowest Level in Over a Year. ldeakins. Thu, 05/19/2022 - 10:52. Bidding wars are slowing across the U.S. as more buyers are priced out of home purchases by rising mortgage rates.

Sand Finish Concrete | 10 Types of Sand Finish Concrete | Top Concrete Sand Finish | Sand Washed Concrete


What Is Sand Finish Concrete? Sand finish concrete is similar to traditional concrete, but it is giving more smooth and classy finish.

Better Buildings Initiative Creates More Than $15B In Energy Savings

Business Facilities

Since 2011, the Better Buildings Initiative has partnered with public and private sector leaders to improve energy efficiency of commercial buildings and industrial plants.