Sat.Mar 07, 2020 - Fri.Mar 13, 2020

Tips For Getting Your Construction Business Through Tough Times

Contractor Bookkeeping

If you're a small business owner whose construction company hasn't gone through hard times, that's great, but it's likely to happen at some point.

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On-site and Off-site Construction-Pros and Cons

The Constructor

On-site and Off-site construction techniques are widely used in the construction industry based on the objective and features of the construction.

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6 ways the coronavirus outbreak will affect construction

Construction Dive

Contractors are used to risk but are they prepared for everything the pandemic will throw at them? Here are the top consequences builders will face

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Abrasion Test | Test to Determine the Abrasion Value | Abrasion Test Principle | Important of Abrasion Test

CivilJungle

Abrasion Test Measurement of toughness and resistance like degradation, crushing, and disintegration is the right definition of the Abrasion test.

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.

Technology Change Management: 5 Questions with Viewpoint Senior Consultant Patty Cheney

Surveyor

As more and more contractors modernize, strategic tech transition plans, and consistent communications among keys to success. Construction Best Practices

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LEED can Help Mitigate Legal Risks in ESG Disclosures

Green Building Law Update

Public companies in the U.S. find themselves at a dynamic time of emergent environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) disclosures. Vocal socially conscious investors, activist stockholder environmental proxy proposals, and the like are driving companies to make ESG statements.

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The pros and cons of design-build

Construction Dive

The collaborative design-build delivery method can save time and money, but experts say there are key factors contractors should consider before making the switch

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Protecting the Health and Safety of the Viewpoint Community

Surveyor

Viewpoint's Business Continuity Team (BCT) will monitor COVID-19 and post our latest policies here should any further developments occur. Viewpoint News

COVID-19 Survey: Impacts On Global Supply Chains

Business Facilities

Nearly 75 percent of companies report supply chain disruptions in some capacity due to COVID-19 transportation restrictions, according to a new survey. Read: COVID-19 Survey: Impacts On Global Supply Chains at BusinessFacilities.com.

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

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

Applications of Rice Husk Ash in Building Constructions

The Constructor

Rice husk ash (RHA) plays two roles in concrete constructions. The first role is using rice husk as a substitute for Portland cement which leads to.

Economist: Contractors should prepare for a coronavirus-triggered recession

Construction Dive

The fragile state of the U.S. economy may be no match for a pandemic, ABC economist Anirban Basu said at the World of Modular conference this week

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New-build Housing: A Question of Quality?

Surveyor

New initiatives, technology adopting driving better quality among UK home construction projects. Construction Best Practices

South Korean Auto Supplier Investing $5M In Alabama Expansion

Business Facilities

Seoyon E-Hwa Interior Systems will expand its industrial operation in Selma’s Craig Industrial Park, creating 60 jobs in Dallas County. Read: South Korean Auto Supplier Investing $5M In Alabama Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

The Current State of American Airports

Construction Business Owner

The Current State of American Airports. Elizabeth Manning. Fri, 03/13/2020 - 16:47. American airports: A rundown of where we are currently, what projects are in process, what funding is available, and what you can expect to see in the future

OSHA advisory committee discusses major industry hazards

Construction Dive

The Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health examined and advised on top issues including falls, opioid abuse and suicide

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Meet the Women Making a Big Impact on Construction

Surveyor

Viewpoint's Betsie Hoyt will be moderating a live webinar — Thriving Women in Construction — on Wednesday, March 18. Events

Workers Embrace Construction Technology Taking Their Jobs

cnstrctr

Weekly Construction News Analysis. The post Workers Embrace Construction Technology Taking Their Jobs appeared first on cnstrctr.

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Casting and Curing Concrete Specimens in Field Based on ASTM C31

The Constructor

Casting and curing of concrete cylinder and beam specimens from representative samples of fresh concrete is crucial in building constructions.

Labor Department apprenticeship rule exempts construction programs

Construction Dive

The rule has raised concern among contractor groups and generated 326,798 public comments, with the majority expressing opposition to Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs for construction

COVID-19 and real estate: How the coronavirus is impacting the AEC industry

BD+C

. The Scramble to Make Space for Coronavirus Patients (Citylab) - March 12. "As As Covid-19 cases climb, cities may face a shortage of locations to quarantine and isolate people. In the U.S., it’s a uniquely local problem.". Read more.

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West Melbourne, Florida: Logistics Gem On The Space Coast

Business Facilities

West Melbourne, FL offers businesses access to international markets while maintaining its small town friendliness just a few miles from Florida’s beautiful white-sand beaches. Read: West Melbourne, Florida: Logistics Gem On The Space Coast at BusinessFacilities.com.

Reducing pre-hydration in a VRM

GCP Applied Technologies

Reducing pre-hydration in a VRM. Phillip.fry@gc…. Fri, 03/13/2020 - 15:51. GCP Applied Technologies. March 13, 2020.

Autonomous technologies can help alleviate the labor shortage

Construction Dive

From reality capture to fully autonomous bulldozers, automation in construction is reducing some jobsite tasks performed by humans

Coronavirus: Are You Liable if Your Employees Test Positive?

Construction Business Owner

Coronavirus: Are You Liable if Your Employees Test Positive? Elizabeth Manning. Tue, 03/10/2020 - 10:31. As the coronavirus continues to spread rapidly around the world, here's what to know to insure your business. Are you liable if your employees test positive for COVID-19

AI takes flight

BD+C

Five years ago, 3D Robotics introduced what it heralded as “the world’s first smart drone.” Dubbed Solo, this quad unmanned aerial vehicle was powered by twin 1-GHz computers.

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Sinopec Builds New Factory To Help Combat COVID-19 In 12 Days

Business Facilities

To help provide masks needed to battle the COVID-19 outbreak, Sinopec has established its first melt-blown non-woven fabric assembly line at its Yanshan factory in Beijing. Read: Sinopec Builds New Factory To Help Combat COVID-19 In 12 Days at BusinessFacilities.com.

Scrutiny shifts to city of New Orleans in the aftermath of the Hard Rock collapse

Construction Dive

Alleged malfeasance in the New Orleans Department of Safety and Permits could leave the city liable, although it would be difficult to prove, a legal expert explains

Coronavirus: Who Will Bear the Risk & Cost for Construction Delays?

Construction Business Owner

Coronavirus: Who Will Bear the Risk & Cost for Construction Delays? Elizabeth Manning. Tue, 03/10/2020 - 11:20. Wondering who will bear the construction risk associated with project delays caused by the coronavirus? Find out what Peter Strniste from Robison-Cole had to say about the COVID-19 crisis

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LEAN Integrated Project Delivery Tools and Services

Job Order Contracting

Integrated project delivery tools and support services are now available for the repair, alteration, modernization, rehabilitation, and minor new construction of infrastructure, buildings, structures, or other real property.

What is Offsite Construction?

The Constructor

Off-site construction is a construction procedure that involves the planning, designing, fabrication, transportation of fabricated building items and. Building Technology Guide features of offsite construction methods of offiste construction offsite construction

Emergency response: How contractors should react to a hack

Construction Dive

Construction Dive spoke to experts to determine the best response in the aftermath of a cyberattack, especially when a construction firm is not prepared

COVID-19 in Construction: Crucial Developments & Updates

Construction Business Owner

COVID-19 in Construction: Crucial Developments & Updates. Kathy Wells. Thu, 03/12/2020 - 15:40. Construction Business Owner understands that among the concerns associated with the coronavirus, you still have a business to run. This page will serve as your tie to breaking news, industry developments and evolving risks regarding the coronavirus in construction.

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