3 Main Resources For Building Developers

Construction Marketing

The post 3 Main Resources For Building Developers appeared first on Construction Marketing Association Blog. Construction is a massive industry because there are many competitors and you’ll also be operating in an in-demand sector with a lot of room for expansion.

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Unique Whimsical Waterfront Home in Maine

Natural Building

Whimsical details abound inside and out at this one-of-a-kind home on Sturgeon Creek in Elliot Maine. Inside, you’ll find over 4400 square feet of living space that will surprise and delight you at every turn.

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Maine Team Walks for Healthy Hearts

PC Construction

The post Maine Team Walks for Healthy Hearts first appeared on PC Construction Company Blog. PC's employee owners raised over $10,000 and participated in the American Heart Association Heart Walk. All Community

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PC Awarded AGC Build Maine Award for Health Care Center

PC Construction

The post PC Awarded AGC Build Maine Award for Health Care Center first appeared on PC Construction Company Blog. The project, for Martin’s Point Health Care, consolidated Brunswick’s two existing aging clinics at this new 54,000-square-foot facility.

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Huh? Ugh! LOL: The Top Ten-tions of Construction Law and Contracts

Speaker: Matthew DeVries, Construction Law Attorney and National Blogger

The construction environment changed more in 2020 than any prior year—whether the parties were faced with government shutdowns, new health and safety restrictions, or overall financial strains. Yet, many projects remained on target and successfully reached the finish line this year. The rights and responsibilities of parties involved in a construction project are mainly dependent upon the contract or agreement between them, and there is no better time than to review your contractual obligations to identify risk pitfalls and ensure success. Join construction law attorney and national blogger Matthew DeVries as he discusses the top tensions on a construction project and how to avoid disputes.

The Two Main Types of Bituminous Roofing Systems Explained

Civiconcepts

Using faulty … The Two Main Types of Bituminous Roofing Systems Explained Read More ». With so many kinds of construction materials accessible to contractors worldwide, it can become challenging to choose which ones you need, especially when you don’t do proper planning.

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8 Main Purposes of Dams

The Constructor

The primary purpose of dams is for storage and safe retention of water in large quantity which is subsequently released to achieve various purposes. Dams Environmental Engg Hydrology Irrigation Water Resources advantages Dam purpose uses

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Reopening Main Street post-COVID-19 quarantine

BD+C

Bringing people back downtown and to shopping streets will require confidence that the health crisis is abating, and a future outbreak will be minimized.

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TRIP Says Maine Motorists Lose $1.3 Billion on Bad Roads

Construction Equipment

Roads and bridges that are deteriorated, congested or lack some desirable safety features cost Maine motorists a total of $1.3 billion statewide annually–as much as $1,561 per driver in some urban areas–due to higher vehicle operating costs, traffic crashes, and congestion-related delays.

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The Main Benefits of Using 3D Rendering

Construction Marketing

Architectural three dimension depictions involve the procedure of automatically transforming the multi-faceted paradigms into a two-dimensional form on a computer or a rendering device. The conclusive processes of creating the two-dimensional representation of a three-dimensional model. Full perspective rendering is akin to the production of photography or videos. There are a few distinct rendering approaches applied.

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Making the Holidays Special for Children in Maine

PC Construction

Four months ago, a very enthusiastic PC project team joined a host of city officials to celebrate the groundbreaking for the Biddeford parking garage in Maine. The post Making the Holidays Special for Children in Maine first appeared on PC Construction Company Blog.

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What Is Door Frame, Parts of Door Frame And Types of Door Frame Used in House

Civiconcepts

When we are constructing or building a house, we are thinking about each and every normal or specific thing which makes our house attractive, beautiful, and looking special. The door … What Is Door Frame, Parts of Door Frame And Types of Door Frame Used in House Read More ».

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Maine’s Children’s Museum & Theater’s moves into new location that doubles its size

BD+C

The Children’s Museum & Theater of Maine (CMTM) officially opened last Thursday, June 24, in its new 30,000-sf location at Thompson’s Point along the Fore River in Portland

Maine Needs Techs!

Contractor Magazine

Local TV report describes long wait times for those seeking a plumber or HVAC technician

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ZGF unveils latest renderings of Portland International Airport’s main terminal

BD+C

ZGF has recently unveiled new renderings of Portland International Airport’s (PDX) main terminal. The project’s design will celebrate the beauty of the Pacific Northwest

Maine’s Children’s Museum & Theatre moves into new location that doubles its size

BD+C

The Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine (CMTM) officially opened last Thursday, June 24, in its new 30,000-sf location at Thompson’s Point along the Fore River in Portland

What are the Main causes of Concrete Deterioration?

The Constructor

What are the Main causes of Concrete Deterioration? The post What are the Main causes of Concrete Deterioration? appeared first on The Constructor

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Renters Cite Affordability as the Main Obstacle to Homeownership

Pro Builder

Renters Cite Affordability as the Main Obstacle to Homeownership. renters cited a lack of local housing affordability as their main reason for renting instead of becoming homeowners, and 30% were also unable to save for a down payment, according to a recent Redfin survey.

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Maine Higher Ed Projects Move Forward Despite Challenging Market

ENR Construction

Several university projects in Maine have been moving forward with design and construction despite pricing escalation and labor shortages

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Bending of longitudinal main bars in column

The Constructor

Working on a building project in the Philippines, my contractor has just bent the longitudinal bars in the column because the columns were not in

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Construction on Portland Maine's Tallest Tower Set to Begin

ENR Construction

Construction of what is planned as Portland, Maine’s tallest tower is expected to begin by August and open by late 2023

Snøhetta designs Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s new Main Library

BD+C

Designed by Snøhetta in collaboration with Clark Nexsen, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s new Main Library is a 115,000-sf building that will go beyond being just a library to serve as a public commons

Novel Fiberglass Girders Extend Life of Maine Bridge

ENR Construction

The Grist Mill Bridge, a 75-ft single span bridge in Hampden Maine, is the first in the nation to use composite tub girders with no concrete reinforcement in the superstructure

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Maine College Offers Construction Institute

Construction Equipment

Southern Maine Community College President Ron Cantor has announced a new training option for prospective construction workers called the Construction Institute. Where a student can take a course or two or three, short term, maybe not a full semester course, maybe not even for credit. But, we said to the industry, ‘What are the skills you really need?’ They said things like print reading and framing methods, and construction safety.

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$1B Canadian Hydro Power Project Advances in Central Maine

ENR Construction

But opponents' federal court challenge keeps work on hold in western Maine

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Maine Bridge Project With Novel Slide Nears Completion

ENR Construction

Crews are set to begin paving, landscaping and other final work on April 19 for the $7 million Bridge Street Bridge replacement project in Gardiner, Maine

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Solar R&D Projects Part Of U.S. Investment In Clean Energy Industry

Business Facilities

On the heels of President Biden's June 6 action to accelerate clean energy development, DOE announces solar energy research project investments.

Offshore Construction: The Main Benefits and Struggles

Lets Build

Construction is a continuously evolving field. Offshore construction is a representative example of that. The ability of the industry to expand its activities in the marine environment played a significant role in its financial growth. It goes without saying that offshore construction unlocked a completely new field with great opportunities and challenges. Of course, offshore construction doesn’t have only strong advantages. There are certain disadvantages or difficulties that come with it, too.

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Maine Court Allows $1B Hydropower Transmission Project to Proceed

ENR Construction

Cianbro JV is set to start work after state supreme court rejects opposition ballot measure as unconstitutional in Maine

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What are the main objects of the seasoning of timber?

The Constructor

What are the main objects of the seasoning of timber? The post What are the main objects of the seasoning of timber? appeared first on The

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Maine’s First Complete Commercial Mass Timber Structure is Rising at Bowdoin College

ENR Construction

Timber erection began last month for the Center for Arctic Studies at Brunswick, Maine-based Bowdoin College

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$1B Maine Hydropower Project Halted After Governor’s Plea

ENR Construction

Utility voluntarily stops construction following Nov. 2 voter rejection of the transmission corridor, but awaits a court ruling to enjoin the vote. A state agency on Nov. 23 suspended a project environmental permit that also halts work

Why is the main reinforcement provided on the longer side of raft footing?

The Constructor

Why is the main reinforcement provided on the longer side of raft footing? The post Why is the main reinforcement provided on the longer side of

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Maine Investment Firm Purchases Massachusetts Landscaping Company

Green Industry Professionals

A landscaping company that employs more than 100 people was purchased by a Maine-based investment firm

Court-Halted $1B Canada-Maine Transmission Line Will Proceed

ENR Construction

New ruling clears Quebec-New England hydro power project, despite opposition; developers propose billions in new lines to route more clean energy to New York City

Maine Updates Whistleblower Poster for 2013

Safety Services Company

Maine Updates Whistleblower Poster for 2013. The Main Whistleblower’s Protection Act has been updated for the first time since 2007. The phone number for the Maine Human Rights Commission in Augusta has been changed from (207) 624-6050 to (207) 604-6290, and the TTY users information is changed in two places. The posting states Main Law (Title 26 M.R.S.A. § Construction Labor Law Poster Maine Whistleblower's Protection Act

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Renovation of Tampa International Airport’s Main Terminal completes

BD+C

After beginning construction in 2014, the renovation of Tampa International Airport’s Main Terminal has completed. The $154-million renovation of the Main Terminal and concessions program was one of the largest elements of the first phase of the airport’s overall master plan expansion. It enhances the passenger experience, improves wayfinding, and expands concession options for travelers

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Core & Main to Acquire Long Island Pipe

Contractor Magazine

Completion of the acquisition will mark the seventh by Core & Main since becoming an independent company in August 2017

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Core & Main Completes DCL Fabrication & Supply Acquisition

Contractor Magazine

Going forward, DCL will operate as DCL Fabrication & Supply, a Core & Main Brand

The Main Benefits Of Construction Management Software

Lets Build

Technology has transformed our lives in unimaginable ways. From sales management techniques to accounting software, we have digitized and automated our work to a level where we require very less man power. In India, around 75% of jobs are lost to automation. More developers are required for automation than manual processing. In a world, where Research and Development is the thriving sector for all industries, construction seems to pay very less attention to this sector.

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