Sat.Oct 14, 2017 - Fri.Oct 20, 2017

Viewpoint EMEA revenues up 30% in 2016

Extranet Evolution

UK construction collaboration technology vendor Viewpoint grew revenues 30% in 2016 to £15.1m, reported a £2.5m profit, and is bullish about its 2017 prospects.

Amazonia, USA

Business Facilities Blog

Not since the Powerball jackpot topped $750 million have we seen so many people with dollar signs in their eyes lining up for their slim chance to win the big prize.

Repath Hundreds of Revit Links Across Hundreds of Files In Batch Automatically With Dynamo

What Revit Wants

The Revit API is actually something pretty special. People will go on and on about how Revit needs this feature or that feature, but the fact is that you can build almost any feature you like with the API.

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Is the future of Australian construction already here?

Geniebelt

Construction is a significant part of the Australian economy and the issue of efficiency is considered to be more than fundamental. The good news is that the Australian construction industry seems to be aware of this need. A great example is RESCON Builders who specializes in granny flats in New.

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2017 Construction Forecast: A Post-Election Update

What's on tap for construction's economic fortunes in 2017?

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Top 40 sports architecture firms

BD+C

ENR New England Selects William J. Gilbane, Jr. as its 2017 Legacy Award Winner

ENR Construction

William J. Gilbane, Jr. will be honored as the 2017 ENR New England Legacy Award winner on Dec. 12 during the ENR New England Best Project’s awards event on Dec. 12 in Boston

Video: Seismic Shaken But Not Stirred

Construction Equipment

Researchers at the University of British Columbia will be watching the first real-life application of their newly created seismic-resistant, fibre-reinforced concrete developed in their lab as it is applied to a Vancouver elementary school as part of a retrofit project.

New Mexico Governor’s Report: A Catalyst For High-Tech Growth

Business Facilities Blog

By Jack Rogers. From the September/October 2017 Issue. L ast year, New Mexico secured one of the most coveted economic development projects in the country when Los Lunas was chosen to be home to Facebook’s massive new data center, the social media giant’s seventh data hub in the U.S.

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

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

Top 20 sports engineering firms

BD+C

Highway/Bridge Best Project: I-25 & Fillmore Street Diverging Diamond Interchange

ENR Construction

The new freeway interchange at Interstate 25 and Fillmore Street in Colorado Springs has improved traffic flow and safety

The future of green building ratings

Constructor Magazine

Contractors remain dedicated to saving water and addressing looming water scarcities, but rating systems? Not so much. When can we expect to see major contractor organizations take the lead

Tech-Driven Demand, Shifts In Trade Policy Boosting U.S. Industrial Sector

Business Facilities Blog

The industrial real estate sector continues to benefit from many of the technology-driven shifts that are challenging the retail and office sectors, such as rising consumer dependence on e-commerce and mounting demand for data centers to support cloud computing, according to the latest U.S.

Construction Health Indicator (We're keeping score.)

The Construction Health Indicator is a daily pulse of the construction industry.

Race for talent drives office designs

BD+C

Last April, Dairy Farmers of America moved into a new 110,000-sf headquarters in Kansas City, Kan., that has only nine traditional offices, versus more than 175 offices in its old headquarters. Meeting rooms and workstations can be rearranged easily to accommodate current needs and future growth.

Canada Eyes Billions in Northern Road-Rail Corridors To Gain Resource Access

ENR Construction

Parliament committee and engineers seek to boost program for new rights-of-way in far north

Substantial Completion of USPS center in Portland is cause for celebration

The Korte Company

How do you celebrate the success of a massive 818,000-square-foot United States Postal Service Distribution Center ? At The Korte Company, you start by recognizing the men and women who made it all possible

Essential SEO Tips for Contractors

Contractor Bookkeeping

Today's Guest Article Is From Chris Richardson. Are you a contractor that is looking to improve their SEO so that you can earn more clients? When it comes to SEO you can always find new ways of doing things in order to improve the quality of the end result, which is to gain higher results in the search engine results pages. This consequently leads to more customers hiring your services as a contractor. Contractor Marketing SEO For Contractors

Mixed-use Dubai tower will have the world’s tallest ceramic facade

BD+C

Dubai’s skyline will claim another architectural world title in 2020 when construction completes on the world’s tallest building with a ceramic facade.

The Top 600: When Will the Hot Market Cool Off?

ENR Construction

The construction market is strong and continues to grow at a brisk pace. But contractors wonder how long the good times will last

What Area of Risk Has Most Affected the Industry this Year?

Construction Business Owner

Glenn Trout. President & CEO. VelocityEHS. As an EHS guy, I believe the biggest risk in construction continues to be people and their safety

Water conservation and our customers

Constructor Magazine

I worry about the future of water conservation, at least with residential customers

Rebuild, retreat, or resist

BD+C

Houston is America’s fourth-largest city, thanks in part to its embrace of unfettered growth. But its swagger got doused during the last week of August, when Hurricane Harvey dropped more than 50 inches of rain, bringing a drenched and debilitated southeast Texas to its knees

IM Energy/Industrial Best Project Three Peaks Solar

ENR Construction

Three Peaks Solar is an 80-MW solar facility constructed on 739 acres near Cedar City

What the Latest Rental Forecast Means to Your Business

Construction Business Owner

The latest quarterly update to the 5-year forecast for equipment rental industry revenues released by the American Rental Association (ARA) continues to call for steady gains through 2021. How does the late July outlook—a quarterly update of the ARA Rental Market Monitor by IHS Markit, the business information provider that compiles the data and analysis in partnership with ARA and Rental Management—apply to contractors across the spectrum of United States nonresidential construction sectors

DanoneWave Investing $60M In Virginia

Business Facilities Blog

DanoneWave, the newly combined business unit of the U.S. dairy operation of global food company Danone and legacy WhiteWave Foods, will invest up to $60 million in its plant-based beverage manufacturing operation in Rockingham County, VA.

Top 110 office architecture firms

BD+C

Speedy Rise of Cowboys’ Mixed-Use Complex: Project of the Year and Sports/Entertainment Best Project

ENR Construction

The size and scope of this massive project—combined with a fast-paced schedule—required close coordination among all stakeholders

How to Choose a Revit Content Management Solution

What Revit Wants

Whenever you are looking to implement a new technology in your firm, you typically go through a few steps: Figure out what is out there in the marketplace – What products are available? Collect data about all of the technologies that may suit your use case.

Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Confidence Holds Firm in October

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the October 2017 Monthly Confidence Inde

3 reasons why your firm needs cloud software

BD+C

Many businesses are looking to streamline operations, simplify processes, and cut costs. To achieve this, the need for seamless software solutions is paramount.

Army Corps Completes $900 Million Folsom Dam Auxiliary Spillway Project

ENR Construction

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