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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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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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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Maine Needs Techs!

Contractor Magazine

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

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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. States are now starting to re-open retail, and California Governor Gavin Newsom announced this week that California is moving to Phase Two of the State’s re-opening strategy, which includes some retail stores, with restrictions.

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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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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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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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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

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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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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AGC of Maine Bestows Highest Honor on The Hiawatha Project

PC Construction

PC Construction was one of only five contractors statewide to be honored with a 2018 Build Maine Award from the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Maine. The award in the Building Division category recognized PC’s. All Awards Commercial Projects

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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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RSU 21 Additions and Renovations Project Awarded AGC Build Maine Award

PC Construction

Last night PC Construction was honored to accept a Build Maine Award from the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Maine for the major renovation and expansion project at three school buildings within Regional School Unit. Awards Education & Campus

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Construction begins on new $600M main entrance at NYC's Penn Station

Construction Dive

The entrance is just part of a multibillion-dollar program to improve rail and rail-related services in the New York City metro area

Core & Main Completes DCL Fabrication & Supply Acquisition

Contractor Magazine

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

KTGY unveils designs for Downtown Superior’s Main Street mixed-use portion

BD+C

KTGY Architecture and Planning has unveiled the designs for the Main Street mixed-use portion of Downtown Superior. The project will create a walkable 12-acre mixed-use location incorporating residential, commercial, civic, retail, and restaurants

3 Main Ingredients in Colantonio Inc.’s Recipe for Success

Construction Business Owner

As one of the largest industries worldwide, there is no shortage of great construction organizations outperforming year after year.

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The main components of hangar construction costs

The Korte Company

Hangar construction costs can vary depending on the methods you choose and the specific needs of your project. Publicly funded airports want a tight lid on expenses, while a global enterprise might want a few touches of luxury in the hangar that houses their corporate jets. Military planners, meanwhile, keep a keen eye on security needs in addition to project costs.

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Maine board approves $512M Portland hospital expansion

Construction Dive

The construction is partly in response to demand from rural residents, facing closures of local facilities, who will travel hours to major hospitals

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Core & Main Completes Acquisition of Long Island Pipe

Contractor Magazine

Acquisition will grow fire protection reach, fabrication offering in Northeast

What are main differences between masonry and timber buildings?

The Constructor

What are the main differences between masonry and timber buildings? What are their benefits in aspects such as durability, insulation, construction

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DC-area utility: Purple Line construction dangerously close to water main

Construction Dive

In the worst-case scenario, the pipe reportedly could burst, flooding train tracks and affecting the availability of drinking water and fire hydrant service

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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

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Best Renovation/Restoration: The Kimball on Main

ENR Construction

The Kimball on Main is a 15,000-sq-ft historical renovation and a 20,000-sq-ft, three-story addition for a key building on Park City’s Main Street

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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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Fire-rated curtain wall supports Maine environmental center’s green goals

Construction Specifier

Bowdoin College’s Roux Center for the Environment, Brunswick, Maine, utilized silicone-glazed, fire-rated steel curtain wall to create transparency and promote occupant well-being. Bowdoin College , Brunswick, Maine, aims to inspire students and faculty to work toward a greener tomorrow with the addition of its three-story, 2710-m 2 (29,167-sf) Roux Center for the Environment.

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MAINE MARKETS POISED FOR GROWTH

PC Construction

According to a parade of industry experts, the outlook for Maine’s real estate and construction markets can be. Continue Reading.

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DRY WALLS RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS (MAINLY PARTITION)

The Constructor

Gopal; Please give some information regarding Drwall; How good to use dry walls for residential buildings as partition walls? Who are the

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Maine Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

Business Facilities

A comprehensive list of Maine financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. Maine Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. State Incentives Abatements Business Incentives Capital Investment Exemptions Finance Financing Funds Grants Loans workforce development

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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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Archadeck Outdoor Living Opens New Central Maine Location

Green Industry Professionals

Archadeck Outdoor Living announces the opening of Archadeck of Central Maine. This new Archadeck location is owned and operated by TJ Langerak.Starting in April 2019, Archadeck of Central Maine will offer outdoor living space design and building

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Core & Main Signs Agreement to Acquire J & J Municipal Supply and Erosion Resources & Supply

Contractor Magazine

Completion of the two acquisitions will make nine total by Core & Main since becoming an independent company in August 2017

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Contractor claims fraud on Maine mixed-use development

Construction Dive

The $235,000 suit is just the latest issue that has kept the Portland project stalled for more than a year

$15,000 IN DONATIONS PRESENTED TO GREATER PORTLAND, MAINE NONPROFITS

PC Construction

PC Construction joined local nonprofit leaders at the Maine Maritime Museum in Bath this morning to present three Maine-based. Continue Reading. All Community

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Maine Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

Business Facilities

A comprehensive list of Maine financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. The post Maine Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. State Incentives Abatements Business Incentives Capital Investment Exemptions Finance Financing Funds Grants Loans workforce development

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Basic variations among main bars and distribution bars

Construction Cost Estimating

In this exclusive civil engineering article, you will know the difference between the main Bars and Distribution Bars in slab reinforcement. Main bars and Distribution bars are vital terms which are found in slab reinforcements. In this civil engineering article, you will come to know the variations among main bar and distribution bar in slab as well as where these bars should be arranged in R.C.C MAIN BARS IN SLAB: 1.

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Maine Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

Business Facilities

A comprehensive list of Maine financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. The post Maine Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. State Incentives Abatements Business Incentives Capital Investment Exemptions Finance Financing Funds Grants Loans workforce development

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MAINE PROJECT COMMEMORATED BY KINDERGARTENERS

PC Construction

The South Portland High School class of 2026 gathered this morning for a tree planting ceremony commemorating the. Continue Reading. All Projects

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