Sat.Jun 23, 2018 - Fri.Jun 29, 2018

Not your average 'snowflake': Why construction educators are excited about millennials

Construction Dive

College construction management programs are attracting entrepreneurial young people drawn to the industry’s dynamism and job opportunities

Legal Implications of 3D Printing in Construction Loom

ENR Construction

3D Printing is here on construction sites around the globe and it's delivering everything from concrete walls to welded bridges. Are the liability and risk reduction departments ready for it

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BREAKING: Supreme Court strikes major blow to unions

Construction Dive

The decision in Janus will change how public-sector unions work, but it also will have implications for private-sector labor issues, experts say

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American Girl’s New York City Flagship Store: An Englewood Construction Retail Showcase

Commercial Construction

Earlier this year, one of our favorite clients, American Girl, announced plans to take its brand on the road via an American Girl musical debuting with a nationwide tour this fall.

2017 Construction Forecast: A Post-Election Update

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

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Woman Converts Van Into a Cozy Full Time Home

Jetson Green

Atli, a transit bus driver from Vancouver, Canada has converted a van into a comfortable full-time home. Her main reason for the decision to ditch a regular home for a van home were the rising rents. The home Atli lives in now is a converted 2016 Ford which she nicknamed T-Rex.

Foxconn awards $14M of contracts for $10B factory complex

Construction Dive

The Wisconsin factory's general contractor, joint venture M+W Group and Gilbane, has awarded the first vertical construction deals to eight prime subcontractors that do business locally

GE Appliances Investing $115M In Alabama Expansion

Business Facilities Blog

The company will add 255 new jobs at its refrigerator plant in Decatur, AL. Read: GE Appliances Investing $115M In Alabama Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

Construction Contractor Embezzlement Detective - Kelly Paxton Part 1

Contractor Bookkeeping

Today's Article Is Part 1 Of 2 Podcast Interview With. Kelly Paxton, CFE, PI Speaker And Fraud Consultant. Kelly Paxton specializes in finding and helping Construction Contractors, other businesses, and government agencies root out Pink-Collar Crime in their companies.

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

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

Brunswick Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrades Complete

PC Construction Blog

On June 14, the Brunswick Sewer District held an open house at their wastewater treatment facility to celebrate the completion of a multi-year plant upgrade. PC Construction broke ground on the $20 million construction management-at-risk. All Projects Water & Wastewater Treatment

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Feds to hire contractor for $1.4B Shasta Dam project next year

Construction Dive

The plan, which includes $350 million just to raise the height of the California dam by more than 18 feet, is moving forward despite opposition

Nearly half of nonresidential construction projects now delivered by design-build

BD+C

New research by FMI shows that nearly half of non-residential construction projects are being delivered by the design-build method. Design-build is the fastest growing and most popular method to deliver nonresidential, highway/street, and water/wastewater construction projects in America.

Dominion Outsourcing Creating 190 New Jobs In Virginia

Business Facilities Blog

The healthcare industry services company will expand its client engagement center in Henrico County with help from the Virginia Jobs Investment Program. Read: Dominion Outsourcing Creating 190 New Jobs In Virginia at BusinessFacilities.com.

Construction Health Indicator (We're keeping score.)

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

Ribbon Cut on New Treatment Plant for Florida’s Palm Coast

PC Construction Blog

Earlier this month, the City of Palm Coast celebrated the completion of their new wastewater treatment plant. The $30 million dollar facility, which was built by PC Construction, will augment the city’s existing treatment plant, All Projects Water & Wastewater Treatment

Tech Toys: Procore, DroneDeploy, TrueLook, more announce new products, software

Construction Dive

June product announcements include thermal mapping drone sensors and a virtual reality tool that lets team members across the country explore a 3D model to predict costs of changes in real-time

As Evidence Grows, Regions Prepare for Sea Level Rise

ENR Construction

Cities, states and regions are taking steps to prepare their buildings, infrastructure and homes for the impacts of climate change as bad news continues to mount about rising sea levels

ROCKWOOL Building Stone Wool Manufacturing Facility In West Virginia

Business Facilities Blog

The company's more than $150 million investment will create approximately 150 new jobs in Ranson, WV. Read: ROCKWOOL Building Stone Wool Manufacturing Facility In West Virginia at BusinessFacilities.com.

Nearly half of non-residential construction projects now delivered by design-build

BD+C

New research by FMI shows that nearly half of non-residential construction projects are being delivered by the design-build method. Design-build is the fastest growing and most popular method to deliver nonresidential, highway/street, and water/wastewater construction projects in America.

Global cement giant Lafarge charged with financing terror

Construction Dive

French firm Lafarge allegedly endangered employees and paid terror groups to be able to keep its operations in Syria running

Happy Birthday America! Your Infrastructure is Calling.

ENR Construction

Its critically needed upgrade won't happen without dedicated vision, iconic projects and dynamic public leadership. Mobilizing citizens to push for change must be a strategic national priority

Digital Transformation: A Safer Supply Chain

Business Facilities Blog

As the logistics industry moves the global supply chain onto digital platforms, experts are warning that vulnerabilities to cyberattacks must be addressed. Read: Digital Transformation: A Safer Supply Chain at BusinessFacilities.com.

Weekly Product Gallery: Water-saving toilets

Constructor Magazine

American Dream Miami project gets green light

Construction Dive

Triple Five, developer of the $4 billion, 6-million-square-foot retail-entertainment project, won zoning approval from the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners

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GH Phipps, Hogan & Associates Chosen as ENR Mountain States’ Contractors of the Year for 2018

ENR Construction

The ENR regional editors select firms for our annual Contractor of the Year honors based on multiple criteria that include revenue growth, safety, quality of work, new initiatives and service to community

Top U.S. Cities For Tech Hiring

Business Facilities Blog

More than half of companies plan to hire tech talent by the end of the year; Miami, Detroit, and Los Angeles are top cities adding to their tech teams, according to new survey. Read: Top U.S. Cities For Tech Hiring at BusinessFacilities.com.

The future of the ambulatory surgery centers and acuity levels

BD+C

Few would argue that the healthcare landscape is rapidly evolving.

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New York City transit officials promise to cut costs

Construction Dive

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said it will nix some policies and procedures that could contribute to the city having the highest subway and rail infrastructure costs worldwide

Monitor Stations Bring Better Weather Data to the Southeast

ENR Construction

Keeping an eye on weather conditions around critical infrastructure is a persistent problem for public agencies and private owners, particularly in underserved communities far from government weather stations

 NewCold Investing $90M In Idaho Frozen Storage Facility

Business Facilities Blog

The Netherlands-based company will invest $90 million to build one of the largest frozen storage facilities of its kind in the U.S. in Burley, ID. Read: NewCold Investing $90M In Idaho Frozen Storage Facility at BusinessFacilities.com.

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MillerCoors, Global Water Center achieve firsts in water stewardship

Constructor Magazine

SCS Global Services independently confirms facilities’ conformance to AWS Standard

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How to successfully deploy a new construction technology

Construction Dive

By making smart investments in tech and talent, contractors can capitalize on the $1.6 trillion productivity gap between the industry and the economy