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

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.

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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

Products at work: 6 product applications for your next project

BD+C

Composite slate roofing. Davinci Roofscapes

Archer Forest Products Investing $15M In Georgia

Business Facilities Blog

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.

Superior Pipe Products Investing $24M In Texas

Business Facilities Blog

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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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.

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.

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.

Connected tools, equipment boost jobsite productivity

Construction Dive

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

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.

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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Air Products Building New Global Headquarters In Pennsylvania

Business Facilities Blog

Read: Air Products Building New Global Headquarters In Pennsylvania at BusinessFacilities.com. The industrial gas company's new Lehigh Valley headquarters will take advantage of sustainable technologies and reduce operating costs.

Chevron Products Company

Green Industry Professionals

Chevron Products Company provides a full line of lubrication and coolant products

How to boost productivity of your construction crew through automation

Geniebelt

Unless, Guest Posts construction industry guest post productivityWhen you run a construction business, you understand how even the smallest hiccups in planning, team management, and execution can result in major setbacks on a project. Finding ways to see challenges before they arise is a crucial part of leading a construction company; a responsibility that can take up most of your time.

Weekly Product Gallery: Tankless Products

Constructor Magazine

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).

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.

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).

Advertising Construction Products and Services Survey

Construction Marketing Blog

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.

Drive Productivity Improvement for Facilities Repair, Renovation, and Construction Today!

Job Order Contracting

Let’s face facts BIM has not measurable improved facilities management productivity. The post Drive Productivity Improvement for Facilities Repair, Renovation, and Construction Today!

6 innovative multifamily products

BD+C

MINIMAL HARDWARE CREATES A SLIDING SHOWER DOOR WITH A MODERN AESTHETIC

Products at work: 6 novel product applications

BD+C

DensElement Barrier System. Georgia-Pacific Gypsum

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

Target Specialty Products

Green Industry Professionals

Target Specialty Products is a provider of pest control and pest management solutions, turf and ornamental solutions, application equipment, supplies, and education and training programs

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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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.

Weekly Product Gallery: Faucets

Constructor Magazine

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: Wi-Fi-enabled products

Constructor Magazine

Control flow concrete increases productivity for precasters

GCP Applied Technologies

Control flow concrete increases productivity for precasters. For example, using self-consolidating concrete gives precasters the advantage of an increased rate of production. This can negate some of the cost benefits gained from faster production. Cement production.

101 Top Products: Interior

BD+C

Techstyle Acoutic Tile | Hunter Douglas Architectural

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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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