New Product Launch Checklist

Construction Marketing

Improving the effectiveness of a new product launch is of critical importance to most companies and brands as new product development costs can be stratospheric, coupled with extremely high failure rates. Some estimates of new product failure as high as 90%! PRODUCT PLANNING.

Collaborate to Increase Productivity

Surveyor

Another way to address the labor shortage is from the perspective of productivity. In addition to delays caused by weather, safety issues, design issues, material delays, and subcontractor performance, lacking enough qualified labor can also contribute to a decrease in productivity.

Improving Productivity Solution That Works

Contractor Bookkeeping

Our winning strategy talks about Marketing as the foundation, Accounting as the center of your construction business, and Production where t he rubber meets the road, or if you please, this is where all the planning and support structure pays off.

Nice-Pak Products Adding 90 Jobs In Indiana

Business Facilities

Read: Nice-Pak Products Adding 90 Jobs In Indiana at BusinessFacilities.com. The New York-based wet wipes manufacturer will expand its operations in Mooresville, IN with help from up to $900,000 in conditional tax credits from the state.

Pharmaceutical Product Development Creating 200 Jobs In Virginia

Business Facilities

Read: Pharmaceutical Product Development Creating 200 Jobs In Virginia at BusinessFacilities.com. The global contract research organization will invest $63.7 million to expand its bioanalytical lab in Henrico County, VA.

Airbus Begins A220 Production At Alabama Facility

Business Facilities

Read: Airbus Begins A220 Production At Alabama Facility at BusinessFacilities.com. The aircraft manufacturer will add a second assembly line and hire more than 400 new workers at its Mobile facility.

Construction Productivity 101

Contractor Magazine

A Practical Guide to Increase Productivity in 7 Easy Steps

World’s Top Concrete Product Manufacturers

The Constructor

Concrete product manufacturing is a competitive industry in the field of construction. Concrete Technology Cement Products Manufactures Top Concrete ProductsThe world produces around 4.4 billion tons of concrete every.

Netflix Expanding With New Production Hub In New York City

Business Facilities

Read: Netflix Expanding With New Production Hub In New York City at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured New York Office, IT & Call Centers Taxes & Incentives Workforce Development Brooklyn Business Incentives corporate expansion Economic Development Empire State Development film production internet entertainment Manhattan Netflix New York City production hub sound stages

New Product Development and Launch Webcast for Construction

Construction Marketing

A webcast entitled New Product Development and Launch Best Practices for Construction is now open for registration on the Construction Marketing Association (CMA) website. With stratospheric new product development costs, and new product failure rates in excess of 90%, product development and launch systems and processes must be carefully evaluated and more effectively implemented. Join panelists Jeff Kotz, Product Marketing Manager for Weather Guard Div.

Tackling Construction’s Productivity Problem

Surveyor

If the industry closed that gap and increased productivity levels to match the rest of the economy, the construction sector’s value

Improving Construction Productivity

Job Order Contracting

Improving construction productivity is key to better economic and environmental outcomes. The post Improving Construction Productivity appeared first on 4BT. Improving Construction Productivity Uncategorized job order contracting lean construction

Green products and materials

SAB Magazine

s most green building professionals in Canada now know, demand for products and materials with third-party verification is growing, and this trend will continue well into the foreseeable future.

Inbox Productivity - Email Management For Your Construction Company

Contractor Bookkeeping

Now, however, email has become a productivity killer. Contractor Challenges Contractor Contractor Tips Contractor Operating Tips Construction ProductivityBe honest: is email helping or harming your construction business?

5 technologies boosting productivity on the jobsite

Construction Dive

Here are the tech tools contractors say they are using to work smarter, more accurately and faster with fewer accidents and injuries

Sustainable construction products and technologies

GCP Applied Technologies

Sustainable construction products and technologies. Considering cement production—a primary component of concrete—accounts for roughly 5% of the entire global emissions carbon footprint, producing more sustainable concrete is among the most important topics in construction today.

Products at work: 6 product applications for your next project

BD+C

Composite slate roofing. Davinci Roofscapes

Tackling Construction’s Productivity Problem

Surveyor

Productivity has been a popular topic of discussion in construction , especially over the past year. The report, “ Reinventing Construction: A Route to Higher Productivity ,” found labor productivity in construction only increased 1 percent globally over the past 20 years, compared to 2.8

Great Lakes Forest Products Creating Sister Company In Indiana

Business Facilities

Read: Great Lakes Forest Products Creating Sister Company In Indiana at BusinessFacilities.com. The lumber manufacturing company will invest $7 million to establish a new spinoff in Bristol, IN, creating up to 100 new jobs. .

Weekly Product Gallery: Fire protection products

Contractor Magazine

In-Product Notifier has arrived!

Surveyor

We are pleased to announce that product alerts and information and can now be viewed directly from Jobpac Connect

Ohio Oil & Gas Production

Collaborative Construction

Ohio now produces 1,000% more oil and gas than it did just 10 years ago! Energy independence and clean burning natural gas? Isn't technology grand! Ohio's Fracking Boom Welcome to the Golden Rule Alliance James L. Salmon, Esq.

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BD+C's 101 Top Products: Interior Products

BD+C

Aria Partitions | Scranton Products

Hyosung Heavy Industries Locating First U.S. Production Facility In Tennessee

Business Facilities

Production Facility In Tennessee at BusinessFacilities.com. The South Korea-based company will invest $86.9 million and create 410 new jobs in Memphis over the next seven years. Read: Hyosung Heavy Industries Locating First U.S.

LANXESS Kicks Off Production In Changzhou

Business Facilities

Read: LANXESS Kicks Off Production In Changzhou at BusinessFacilities.com. The high-performance materials facility is the global specialty chemicals producer’s fourth factory in China's Changzhou National Hi-Tech District.

Inventory, Service, and Productivity

Contractor Magazine

Reviews of Acctivate Inventory and Business Management Software, 3C Connect service management software, and PipelineDeals CRM software

In-Product Notifier has arrived!

Surveyor

We are pleased to announce that product alerts and information and can now be viewed directly from Jobpac Connect. New posts will be clearly visible on the logon and landing pages. Simply click on the link to view the entire post. News ANZ Jobpac Enhancements

Metalsa Structural Products Investing $6.4M In Virginia

Business Facilities

Read: Metalsa Structural Products Investing $6.4M The Mexico-based automotive solutions company will create 25 new jobs with an expansion of its Roanoke manufacturing operations in Botetourt County, VA. In Virginia at BusinessFacilities.com.

Pairing Safety with Productivity

Construction Business Owner

In the construction industry, safety and productivity seem to compete for priority, but when viewed as a necessary pair, they work together to increase efficiency.

BD+C's 101 Top Products: Structural Products

BD+C

Fabric-reinforced cementitious matrix | Simpson Strong-Tie

Archer Forest Products Investing $15M In Georgia

Business Facilities

Read: Archer Forest Products Investing $15M In Georgia at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Georgia Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives Archer Forest Products corporate expansion forestry Fram Renewable Fuels Georgia Department of Economic Development Site Selection wood pelletsThe wood pellets supplier will create 35 jobs with its new operations in Brantley County, GA.

Nexteer Automotive Opens New Production Facility In India

Business Facilities

Nexteer Automotive recently celebrated the opening of its new production facility in Chennai, India, where it expects to create 150 jobs by the end of this year. Read: Nexteer Automotive Opens New Production Facility In India at BusinessFacilities.com. Asia-Pacific Automotive Daily News Featured Foreign Direct Investment International Chennai corporate expansion India Manufacturing Nexteer Automotive Production Facility Site Selection

Superior Pipe Products Investing $24M In Texas

Business Facilities

The manufacturer of pipe products will create 71 new jobs in Lubbock, TX over the next five years. Read: Superior Pipe Products Investing $24M In Texas at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Texas Transportation & Infrastructure corporate expansion Employment LEDA Lubbock Economic Development Alliance pipe manufacturing Site Selection Superior Pipe Products

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ServiceTitan Launches New Pro Products

Contractor Magazine

Software provider announces new ServiceTitan Marketing Pro, ServiceTitan Phones Pro products at Pantheon User Conference

Improve Construction Productivity Via Relationship Management

Job Order Contracting

Improve Construction Productivity Via Relationship Management has proven to be highly successful. Here are the 4 Steps to Improving Owner/Vendor Repair, Renovation, Maintenance, and New Construction Productivity.

Litehouse Creating 160 New Jobs At Virginia Production Facility

Business Facilities

Litehouse will invest $46 million in the City of Danville, VA at the packaged food company's first East Coast production facility. Read: Litehouse Creating 160 New Jobs At Virginia Production Facility at BusinessFacilities.com.

Methods of Glazing of Clay Products

The Constructor

Glazing is a process of providing a glassy layer on the surface of clay product or ceramics. The glazing layer is fused to a ceramic body by burning.

Advertising Construction Products and Services Survey

Construction Marketing

You can take the Advertising Construction Products and Services Survey here. Share the Advertising Construction Products and Services Survey. The Construction Marketing Association is conducting a national survey on the use of advertising in the construction industry.

Measuring Labor Productivity in Construction

Collaborative Construction

Measuring productivity in any enterprise is critical to success. Dr. Teicholz at Stanford University brilliantly addresses the labor prong of the issue in his most recent article in AECbytes titled Labor-Productivity Declines in the Construction Industry: Causes and Remedies (Another Look).

Vonco Products Relocating To Wisconsin

Business Facilities

Vonco Products LLC , a manufacturer of flexible packaging and promotional products, is relocating its operations from northern Illinois to Kenosha County, WI. Photo: Vonco Products LLC).