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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.

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

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

OSHA Issues Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19/Coronavirus

FDR Safety

On March 9, 2020 the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued guidance for workplaces preparing for the coronavirus. The document, developed in collaboration with the U.S.

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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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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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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.

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

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

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.

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.

New-build Housing: A Question of Quality?

Surveyor

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

What Is Glass Fiber Reinforced Gypsum | Applications of GFRG | Disadvantages of The GFRG Panel

CivilJungle

What Is Glass Fiber Reinforced Gypsum? Mainly the structures of modern buildings are made of different types of materials. Regardless of whether you are a builder, architect, engineer, or contractor, it is extremely important to know the nuances of the building materials used popularly.

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

Non-destructive Tests on RC Structures: Basic Methods, and Purposes

The Constructor

Non-destructive tests (NDT) are test methods which are used to examine the hardened concrete structure for their suitability for its intended use. How To Guide Non-Destructive Tests Concrete Tests Tests on Concrete

BF Location Video: Georgia Ports Authority: Celebrating 75 Years

Business Facilities

On March 9, 1945 the Georgia Legislature, anticipating the post-World War II economic boom, created the Georgia Ports Authority, with control over the deepwater ports in both Savannah and Brunswick.

Density of Cement Sand and Aggregate | Cement Density | Sand Density | Aggregate Density | list of Density

CivilJungle

Density of Cement, Sand and Aggregate Density is also called the unit weight of a substance. It is represented by a symbol called a line (p). Density represents the degree of compactness of a material. If the material is of higher density, it is more compacted material.

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

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

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.

Workers Embrace Construction Technology Taking Their Jobs

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

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Collaboration trumps competition in offsite construction industry, and other takeaways from World of Modular

Construction Dive

Identity issues, marketing myopia and a lack of standards inhibit growth, but those factors are being slowly ironed out through industrywide efforts, according to sentiment at the conference this week

Post-Concrete Inspection and Testing: Purpose, and Applications

The Constructor

Post concrete inspection of concrete structures is essential to check for any damage or defects that may require repair. Immediately after stripping. How To Guide Material Testing Guide Tests on Concrete Concrete Technology

Iriapak Investing $7M In New Louisiana Packaging Film Plant 

Business Facilities

The Italian company’s first North American manufacturing facility will create 25 new jobs in New Orleans, LA. Read: Iriapak Investing $7M In New Louisiana Packaging Film Plant at BusinessFacilities.com.

10 Best Cement Companies In India

CivilJungle

What Is Best Cement Company in India? Best Cement Company in India or which cement brand company should I go to build my house? These are some of the common questions of ordinary people when it comes to building a home or building your own home.