COVID-19 Contractor Resources


We’ve gathered some reliable news sources, access information and tips and tricks to navigate this situation a bit better. We are here to help. Viewpoint News

Job Order Contracting Resources

Job Order Contracting

A wide range of Job Order Contracting Resources are now available to enable any public sector facilities owners to consistently procure and deliver quality renovation, repair, and construction services on-demand, on-time, and on-budget. LEAN Job Order Contracting Resources.

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HVAC Technician Training Resources

Contractor Magazine

Take a look at these accredited institutions to enroll in as an industry first-timer or to gain additional certifications as an industry veteran

New Resource- 2013 Contractor’s Marketing Handbook

Construction Marketing

Fortunately, a new resource is available to offer some insights and guidance on building a marketing strategy. Trends show that the building industry is taking steps to recover and will continue to improve throughout the rest of 2013.

ASHRAE provides COVID-19 resources for operating, maintaining HVAC systems


ASHRAE has compiled a COVID-19 Preparedness Resources webpage that includes a recently approved position document on Airborne Infectious Diseases

Human Resource Reminders


Now that it’s the end of May, commencement ceremonies have started across the country with speakers giving new graduates advice on how to survive “the real world.” Many of these graduates – whether they’re in high school or college – will enter the workforce and face new challenges and situations.

Resource Management Maturity Model

ENR Construction

How mature is YOUR resource management practice? About 55% of respondents in our GAUGE survey said they have reached resource management maturity for their organization

Barbara Mitchell Family Resource Centre

SAB Magazine

Vital district of south central Winnipeg, the Barbara Mitchell Family Resource Centre is a building with a clear sense of purpose. Located in the St.

Resource for Job Order Contracting Implementation

Job Order Contracting

An Industry Resource for Job Order Contracting Implementation, Four BT, LLC provides support for real property owners, facilities management, DPWs, construction contractors, subs, and oversight groups. The post Resource for Job Order Contracting Implementation appeared first on 4BT.

Ohio Lands Cliffs Natural Resources’ First Great Lakes HBI Plant

Business Facilities

The mining and natural resources company will invest $700 million and create 130 permanent jobs in Northwest Ohio​. Read: Ohio Lands Cliffs Natural Resources’ First Great Lakes HBI Plant. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Ohio Taxes & Incentives Business Incentives Cliffs Natural Resources great lakes HBI JobsOhio mining natural resources Site Selection Toledo Toledo Ironville Terminal

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New Safety Resources for Concrete Pumpers

Construction Equipment

Our new and updated safety resources demonstrate ACPA’s commitment to fostering and promoting a positive safety culture within the concrete pumping industry,” said Christi Collins

New Legal Guide and Resource For Your Construction Business

Construction Marketing

Whether just starting out or operating for years, there are many legal obligations and issues that confront a small business owner.

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IPD & BIM Resources

Collaborative Construction

I've gathered an eclectic pile of IPD and BIM related resources over the past few years. Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! Below are links to a few of the materials available on the web readers may find useful. I'll add more from time to time but this is a good place to start for anyone seeking information.

Construction Budgeting Resource for Arizona

Carol Hagen

You can get this resource for free just by participating. Please share this with others in the industry as the more contractors who participate, the more valuable this construction resource will be. Construction company budgets are heavily weighted to the salary and compensation plans of their employees.

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The case for constructing resource-efficient buildings

Construction Dive

Andy Feth of C.W. Driver Companies writes that a holistic approach to building offers competitive advantages and long-term cost savings

82 Twitter Resources that are Useful

Carol Hagen

Today I thought I’d share these bookmarked resources with you as an RSS Feed (so as I add more they’ll automatically add to the list or you can subscribe to my feed). Twitter is a great tool if you know what you’re doing.

Sloan Launches Sustainability Resources on Earth Day

Contractor Magazine

Tools include a sustainability calculator, sustainable product chart, green product finder and more

Campus renewal: Community effort saves a crucial healthcare resource


Since 1989, Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, Calif. has been rated one of “America’s Best Rehabilitation Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report. But in 2003, its owner, Los Angeles County, almost closed it down.

Update: Foxconn Construction Resource Fair in March

Construction Equipment

Governor Scott Walker has announced the first resource fair for construction workers on March 29 at Festival Hall in Racine

New Resource Announced For Cities Seeking Innovation And Economic Revitalization

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and White House Intergovernmental Affairs Director David Agnew will announce the launch of the National Resource Network (NRN), a pilot program designed to serve as a “311 for Cities.” Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Collaborative Construction Resources' Services

Collaborative Construction

Introduction to Collaborative Construction Resources, LLC’s Innovative IPD in 3D™ System A Revolution is bringing Integrated Project Delivery, (IPD) Collaborative Agreements, Building Information Models (BIM), and Lean Construction and Design methods to US Markets Collaborative Construction Resources, LLC (Collaborative Construction) provides the legal foundation for the revolution sweeping the planning, design and construction industries.

Volcan spillways protect resources as well as homes

Digger Blog

Here’s an interesting report from the Philippines courtesy of Volvo Construction Equipment, whose excavators are in use to provide locals with protection from erupting volcanoes. Read Full Article: The Construction Index

Ready mix concrete resource

GCP Applied Technologies

Ready mix concrete resource. Ready mix concrete resource. michael.delros…. Wed, 05/16/2018 - 15:56. GCP Applied Technologies. August 27, 2018. The perishability of ready mix concrete makes it a complex product to ship.

Industry Focus: Water Resources – Greater Memphis, 100 Trillion Gallons

Business Facilities

Industry Focus: Water Resources – Greater Memphis, 100 Trillion Gallons appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Greater Memphis has an abundant supply of pure, sweet water: the Memphis Sands Aquifer holds nearly 100 trillion gallons of this precious commodity, which is becoming an economic development priority.

Viega Names New Head of Human Resources

Contractor Magazine

Terry Samona joins the Viega team

Human Resources & the Tech Revolution

Construction Business Owner

Aterm often reserved for metals and oil, “precious resources” could currently be used to describe the state of labor in construction. It seems that in a few short decades we have gone from a plentiful workforce to a scarcity of available employees. But that is not the only change tied to personnel

Veterans Resource Center at Cypress College breaks ground


Cypress College’s upcoming Veterans Resource Center (VRC) will support the transition, integration, and development of student veterans at the college.

[VIDEO] Genie Music Video, Resources Raise Awareness of ANSI Standards

Construction Equipment

Genie has shared new resources that raise awareness about the safe use of MEWPs, in support of OSHA’s upcoming National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction (May 6-10). The new Genie “Safe Use Plan Guidance” whitepaper provides tips for creating a safe use plan when operating MEWPs


How Do You Best Manage Your Human Resource Documents?

Construction Business Owner

Director of Human Resources, SHRM-SCP. Sarah Mueller. Shapiro & Duncan

New Family Editor Resources

Revit OpEd

News Training Books Videos ResourcesFirst Item of interest: Paul Aubin recently completed a new video course for the Revit Family Editor , hosted on These are the families that get attention during the video which is 6 hours and 44 minutes.

Contractors Need These Key Resources To Run Their Company Smoothly

Contractor Bookkeeping

Contractors Need Additional Resources To Smoothly Run Their Business. Running a Construction Business is part serious, part white knuckles, part smooth sailing with moments of fun. Because those moments of fun can be few and far between every Contractor needs to have a little humor. Try to see the glass is half full when it really feels like you are in “The Wizard of Oz, ” and instead of going to Kansas you went somewhere else less fun.

Plastic piping industry gains new online resource

Contractor Magazine

This article from American Infrastructure discusses a new online resource from the Hydrostatic Stress Board. read more. Piping

New resources offer tips on off-site construction


These new resources are: — “Getting the Most Out of Off-Site Construction: Steps for Success,” which provides a step-by-step approach to help overcome barriers.

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Resources, Inc. Hires New Managing.

PSMJ Resources

PSMJ Resources, Inc. David Whitemyer, AIA joins practice, brings extensive writing and design experience PSMJ Resources, Inc., PSMJ Resources, Inc. Subscribe To PSMJ Resources, Inc. Importance of Human Resources. PSMJ Resources, Inc. About PSMJ Resources. PSMJ Resources, Inc. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Friday, January 20, 2012. Hires New Managing Editor to Grow and Enhance Established Newsletters.

5 Steps to Maximize Human Resource Leadership Effectiveness

Construction Business Owner

Human resource (HR) directors who work in small to midsized companies share a common frustration.

OSHA Offers Resources to Prevent Construction Related Falls

Construction Equipment

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has developed a collection of compliance assistance resources to address falls in the workplace, the leading cause of worker fatality in the construction industry.

Los Angeles-area light-rail extension reshuffles resources due to higher costs

Construction Dive

Higher-than-expected bids forced the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority to fast-track one phase by two years, delay another and propose an increase in the budget from $570 million to a total of $2.1 billion

SMPS: A resource worthy of consideration

Construction Marketing Ideas

If you are in one of many US cities (or in Canada, in the Greater Toronto Area), and have marketing responsibilities with an architectural, engineering or construction business/practice, I can’t think of many more effective marketing information resources than your local Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) chapter. Most chapters have regular meetings and programs geared to […]. Associations

Helping Save Lives Through a Website Resource

ENR Construction

As many of us were planning for the New Year ahead, a family in Franconia Township, Pa., was mourning the recent death of 53-year-old David Smith, who was killed when a young driver ran into Smith and another worker while they were painting stripes on a local road

Top 8 Benefits of Mobile Resource Management Software

Contractor Magazine

Maximize productivity, efficiency, revenue and customer experience with near real-time insights into employee and vehicle locations and status