New Product Launch Checklist

Construction Marketing Blog

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.

Weekly Product Gallery: Fire protection products

Constructor Magazine

Connected tools, equipment boost jobsite productivity

Construction Dive

But the successful adoption of these products sometimes requires a major shift in company culture

Top 10 Products from the Greenbuild Expo

Green Building Law Update

And while the Expo is “the” target rich environment for green people this year, the latest innovative products and tech services are also on display at the Expo, including nearly 100 first time Greenbuild exhibitors.

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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Weekly Product Gallery: Tankless Products

Constructor Magazine

How To Improve Productivity and Schedule Accuracy in Construction

cnstrctr

Improving productivity and schedule accuracy in construction can save time and money on a project. Productivity and Schedule Accuracy starts with having a construction schedule. This is the big construction productivity and scheduling secret – monitoring, informing and adjusting. The post How To Improve Productivity and Schedule Accuracy in Construction appeared first on cnstrctr.

UK could save £15 billion every year by lifting construction productivity

Geniebelt

Last December, the UK government announced its new productivity programme which is expected to deliver savings of £15bn every year. Its main objective is to boost construction productivity and revolutionise the UK building sector in terms of infrastructure investment.

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Vonco Products Relocating To Wisconsin

Business Facilities Blog

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).

New Product Development and Launch Webcast for Construction

Construction Marketing Blog

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.

Universal Forest Products Opening New Facility In South Carolina

Business Facilities Blog

The wood and wood-related products manufacturer will create approximately 120 jobs at its new plant in Orangeburg County, SC over the next several years. Read: Universal Forest Products Opening New Facility In South Carolina at BusinessFacilities.com.

Hapco Pole Products Investing $6M In Virginia

Business Facilities Blog

Hapco Pole Products, a manufacturer of aluminum poles, will invest over $6 million to expand its operation in Washington County, VA. Photo: Hapco Pole Products. Read: Hapco Pole Products Investing $6M In Virginia at BusinessFacilities.com.

Pitching and Selling Products at The Home Depot (Part 1)

Construction Marketing Blog

For companies selling any construction-related products, finding shelf space on the largest home improvement retailer, The Home Depot (HD), is a dream. How/why is your product the solution? Know your product, know how you compare to others in your category, know what HD is looking for.

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

Zeus Industrial Products Expanding In South Carolina

Business Facilities Blog

Read: Zeus Industrial Products Expanding In South Carolina at BusinessFacilities.com. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing South Carolina Taxes & Incentives Workforce Development Business Incentives Economic Development Employment Expansion Gaston Site Selection South Carolina Department of Commerce Zeus Industrial ProductsThe polymer extrusion manufacturer will create more than 350 new jobs in Calhoun County, SC.

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).

Weekly Product Gallery: New products from AHR Expo 2018

Constructor Magazine

Here are some interesting products we've seen while walking the show floor It's been a record-setting AHR Expo so far.

101 Top Products: Structural

BD+C

ICYNENE CLOSED-CELL spray foam insulation | Icynene

101 Top Products: Plumbing

BD+C

Highline 1.0 GPF Toilet | Kohler. This single-flush, 1.0-gpf toilet combines the force of gravity with an engineered tank, bowl, and fully glazed trapway to create a strong siphon during flushing.

April 2016 Construction Products Announcements

Construction Informer

This month's 2016 new construction products feature a staffing agency, way to quote jobs right from your website, a book on using Chief Architect, and more. The post April 2016 Construction Products Announcements appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Construction ProductsGoogle+.

Rebar in Revit: Power up your productivity with BIM Designers

BIM & Beam

Power up your productivity in Revit and manage your rebar project in the most effective way with BIM Designers. The post Rebar in Revit: Power up your productivity with BIM Designers appeared first on BIM and Beam.

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Daylighting for productivity and savings

BD+C

Studies have shown that daylight in the workplace increases productivity and general employee health, with probable impacts in reducing sick time and improving employee retention

Weekly Product Gallery: Faucets

Constructor Magazine

101 Top Products: Interior

BD+C

Techstyle Acoutic Tile | Hunter Douglas Architectural

Weekly Product Gallery: Wi-Fi-enabled products

Constructor Magazine

New Construction Products Announcements

Construction Informer

Everyday, new construction products hit the market. The post New Construction Products Announcements appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Construction ProductsGoogle+. Here's a rundown of some announcements from early January 2016.

Weekly Product Gallery: Drains

Constructor Magazine

The week’s gallery highlights drains: a drain installation kit for freestanding bathtubs; a sink drain that eliminates the gap around the drain; a roof drain/overflow; a bathtub drain cover for old drains; a sink drain for a seamless interior; and self-guided drain for freestanding tubs

The convergence of product design and architecture

BD+C

These masters set standards of simplicity, honesty and functionality through their ideas and prototypes for furniture, products and architecture that still inspire great design to this day.

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Dorman Products Investing $55M To Expand In Tennessee

Business Facilities Blog

Read: Dorman Products Investing $55M To Expand In Tennessee at BusinessFacilities.com. Automotive Capital Investment Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Manufacturing Tennessee Workforce Development corporate expansion Dorman Products Employment Robertson County Site Selection Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Tennessee-Kentucky Industrial Park

Product roundup: 12 flooring tech products

BD+C

Indoors, outdoors, and everything inbetween, these 12 flooring tech products offer solutions for a variety of projects. . Deconstructed metal. Patcraft

Product roundup: 12 windows + doors products

BD+C

mulling options . Marvin. To ease the specification and installation processes for large-scale window walls, Marvin has expanded its mulling capabilities and options.

Can Construction 'Par' Standards Raise Productivity?

ENR Construction

Technology is transforming entire industries to be more efficient, yet productivity lags in construction—confoundingly so. The reality is that the problem is systemic. What if there was a par system for construction

New Construction Products Announcements

Construction Informer

Everyday, new construction products hit the market. The post New Construction Products Announcements appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Construction ProductsGoogle+. Here's a rundown of some announcements from early January 2016.

101 Top Products: Flooring

BD+C

Climb' Low-VOC Adhesive | Bostik

Hudson Products Relocating Manufacturing Operation To Texas

Business Facilities Blog

Hudson Products Relocating Manufacturing Operation To Texas. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives Texas Business Incentives Economic Development Employment Fort Bend County Hudson Products relocation Site Selection Texas Enterprise FundThe HVAC equipment maker will move the operation to its Rosenberg, TX headquarters, investing $6M and creating 150 jobs. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

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Weekly Product Gallery: Bathtubs

Constructor Magazine

June 2016 Construction Products Announcements

Construction Informer

It's no secret that these June 2016 construction products announcements might have just the solution you need. The post June 2016 Construction Products Announcements appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Construction ProductsGoogle+. Secure data, jobs for vets, and more.