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Learn the latest on the future of infrastructure in America and what the American Jobs Act will mean for contractors' business and technology needs.

Biden’s Infrastructure Plan

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Equitable Infrastructure Investment

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As we are discussing rolling out infrastructure investments across the country, we need to keep in mind the importance of an equitable distribution of the funds. What I like is this brings infrastructure and sustainability together—two things I have been espousing for quite some time.

Fiber Infrastructure

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Magellan will conduct extensive consultation with tribal leadership, utilities, businesses, and commercial service providers in the area to develop a new broadband infrastructure to support current and future needs. The post Fiber Infrastructure appeared first on Constructech.

Infrastructure Construction Experts Stress Digitization, Collaboration as Keys to Success

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infrastructure and how heavy and civil contractors are modernizing to meet needs. First quarterly Trimble Dimensions Spotlight Series highlights U.S Construction Technology/News

Innovating Infrastructure Development

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Welcome to March, where we are going to be digging into America’s infrastructure. Today, I am kicking off a short blog series about where we are at—and what still needs to be done to improve our infrastructure.

Mayors Prioritize Infrastructure Investments In Economic Recovery

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mayors agree that investing in infrastructure to generate jobs and economic growth is the top priority in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study. Read: Mayors Prioritize Infrastructure Investments In Economic Recovery at BusinessFacilities.com. Most U.S.

Infrastructure: The American Jobs Plan

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By now, I am sure you have heard about President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan, which looks to create millions of jobs, rebuild our infrastructure, and position the United States to outcompete China. 50 billion in dedicated investments to improve infrastructure resilience. $2 trillion.

ASCE 2021 Infrastructure Report Card

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Last week, the ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) released its 2021 Infrastructure Report Card. Every four years, the ASCE estimates the investment needed in each of the 17 infrastructure categories to maintain a state of good repair. The grades are in.

Infrastructure Spending To Fight US COVID-19 Recession

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The post Infrastructure Spending To Fight US COVID-19 Recession appeared first on cnstrctr. All Posts Construction News construction contractor coronavirus covi covid covid19 infrastructure recession spendingWeekly Construction News Analysis.

Our Infrastructure: Failure to Act

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Our infrastructure is failing. The report shows that in the next 20 years, households will spend $3,300 a year due to infrastructure deficiencies. This equates to $63 a week due to chronic underinvestment in infrastructure. Period.

Democratic candidates talk infrastructure plans

Construction Dive

Former Vice President Joe Biden said raising the corporate income tax rate to 28% would generate about $740 billion in additional funds that could be used for infrastructure

Biden Unveils $2T Infrastructure Plan

Construction Equipment

President Biden will unveil an eight-year, $2 trillion infrastructure plan that will be paid for with higher corporate income taxes. Two construction equipment groups offered initial support for the plan, although concerns about tax increases came from the manufacturing side. What Biden's

Infrastructure Report for 2021

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One of the subsets, civil and infrastructure construction, was slowed by the impact of the shutdowns and falling tax base that governments depend upon to fund civil works. Use hashtags #construction #IoT #sustainability #AI #5G #cloud #edge #futureofwork #infrastructure.

Blockchain, AI and Infrastructure

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Blockchain specialist Datarella , in partnership with Fetch.ai , an AI (artificial intelligence) lab, launched M-ZONE, their smart city zoning infrastructure trials using AI-powered software agents to optimize resource usage and reduce the carbon footprint.

4 things to know before taking on an infrastructure project

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Deciding to bid on an infrastructure project involves evaluating internal and external factors. Experts say make sure you consider these four

Strong Growth Predicted for AU Commercial and Infrastructure Construction

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The commercial and infrastructure outlook is good for Australian contractors -- even better if they're using modern technologies. Construction Technology/News

Tracking: New Gold for Infrastructure

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Even with all the upheaval going on in the world today, we are seeing an uptick in infrastructure initiatives from public works projects to filling potholes and repairing roads. of Agriculture is putting a lot of dollars into our economy and our infrastructure.

Sustainable Infrastructure for 2021 and Beyond

Constructech

Now, we need to look at something a bit more specific—our infrastructure. 2021 will be a big year for infrastructure in the United States. More specifically, the industry may see a greater focus on sustainable infrastructure.

NY Gov. Cuomo introduces $275B infrastructure plan

Construction Dive

The $175 billion, five-year infrastructure proposal has been added to the governor's previous $100 billion initiative, making it the largest state plan in U.S.

Drone Fleet to Help Inspect Infrastructure

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The drones can also be used for bridge or other infrastructure inspections, according to the article. A federal innovation grant is helping the Wyoming Department of Transportation and Wyoming Highway Patrol launch a statewide drone program.

Georgia [Infrastructure] on My Mind

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To keep pace with the growth in population, the city has explored ways to fund needed infrastructure projects. Use hashtags #construction #IoT #sustainability #AI #5G #cloud #edge #futureofwork #infrastructure. The post Georgia [Infrastructure] on My Mind appeared first on Constructech.

Bioswales and Green Infrastructure and ….

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Embracing green infrastructure as an approach and installing specific interventions comes with many challenges. What is Green Infrastructure? Learn more… The post Bioswales and Green Infrastructure and … appeared first on 4BT. Bioswales and Green Infrastructure

Improving Infrastructure: Land, Sea, and Cloud

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For the construction industry, we are seeing more solutions for leveraging digital twin—which could completely transform the shape and face of our infrastructure in the months ahead. The use of digital twins in infrastructure is giving weight to the idea that data is the new infrastructure.

Blockchain, AI and Infrastructure

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Blockchain specialist Datarella , in partnership with Fetch.ai , an artificial intelligence lab, launched M-ZONE, their smart city zoning infrastructure trials using AI-powered software agents to optimize resource usage and reduce the carbon footprint.

Sustainability and Infrastructure

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Bridges, roads, dams, and other infrastructure elements are intended to last for generations. What can be done to make infrastructure more sustainable? The post Sustainability and Infrastructure appeared first on Constructech.

Building information modeling for infrastructure: An engineer's perspective

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Dive deeper into the transportation asset life cycle with Building Information Modeling (BIM) for infrastructure

Sustainability, Water, Infrastructure, and Our Future

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Sustainability is going to impact every business in construction—and sustainability and our infrastructure are intrinsically connected. Sydney Water’s three RDCs are comprised of 12 of Australia’s largest design and delivery organizations for public sector infrastructure and capital projects.

EO – Expediting Infrastructure Investments

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EO – Expediting Infrastructure Investments. Integrated construction planning, procurement, and project delivery can not only expedite infrastructure repair, renovation, and construction, but do so cost effectively! The post EO – Expediting Infrastructure Investments appeared first on 4BT link]. construction #construction #facilitiesmanagement #leanconstruction #ipd #constructionprojects.

Electrical Infrastructure Projects

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billion to build or improve rural electric infrastructure in 25 states. Use hashtags #construction #IoT #sustainability #AI #5G #cloud #edge #futureofwork #infrastructure. The post Electrical Infrastructure Projects appeared first on Constructech.

ASCE Gives U.S. Infrastructure C-

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infrastructure as C-. In its 2021 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure, it also says the country is spending just over half of what is required to support the backbone of the economy. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has graded the overall U.S.

Rural Infrastructure Financing

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Big cities have tax revenue to help finance needed infrastructure repairs, upgrades, and new construction. of Agriculture) is investing $828 million to modernize rural drinking water and wastewater infrastructure in 43 states.

Infrastructure, Healthcare, and Transportation

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As the pandemic ebbs and flows, healthcare facilities are strained, new hospital projects are being expedited, and long-range planning for other infrastructure projects move forward to ensure the environmentally positive movement of needed resources.

3 Infrastructure Construction Companies Pivot

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With that being said, I was excited when I heard that factors are playing out in three big infrastructure organizations. He shared the company’s connected data environment, which depends on the stability of IT infrastructure and ProjectWise.

Will Biden’s $2 Trillion American Jobs Plan Rebuild US Infrastructure?

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President Joe Biden announced the $2 trillion American Jobs Plan on March 31, 2021, with the aim to revamp national infrastructure, create jobs, and.

Infrastructure Rescue Map

Constructech

One approach being discussed vigorously is to create massive infrastructure renewal projects to put people to work. This is especially important in the current environment, as robust and targeted infrastructure investment has been shown to be one of the strongest drivers of economic recovery.

Rural Infrastructure Development

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This assistance supports infrastructure improvements; business development; housing; high-speed internet access, and community facilities such as schools, public safety, and health care. The post Rural Infrastructure Development appeared first on Constructech. The USDA (Dept.

Infrastructure, Rural and Urban

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of Agriculture ) is investing $371 million to build and improve critical electric infrastructure that will benefit more than 222,000 rural residents and commercial customers in 11 states. million to modernize critical drinking water and wastewater infrastructure across rural America.

Biden Gives Strong Defense of Infrastructure Investment

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In a lead-in to infrastructure proposal's March 31 rollout, Biden cites needs in highways, water, schools and more

A New Drone-based System to Assess Aging Infrastructure Projects

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Canada-based infrastructure technology company, Niricson, has developed a unique drone-based data collection and damage-assessment system to inspect.