Construction Site Security Options Now Include Robots

Construction Informer

Construction site security is getting cheaper and more easily deployed thanks to these 3 technologies. The post Construction Site Security Options Now Include Robots appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Google+. And, robots are even in the mix now. Construction Technology

How to Ensure a Secure Load

Construction Business Owner

Proper hauling practices, such as using the right size of transport and towing vehicles and correctly loading, positioning and securing equipment, will help minimize loading issues that slow your productivity. Transporting heavy equipment is no small feat.

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Construction Site Security Options Now Include Robots

Construction Informer

Construction site security is getting cheaper and more easily deployed thanks to these 3 technologies. The post Construction Site Security Options Now Include Robots appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Google+. And, robots are even in the mix now. Construction Technology

Cyber Security Company Expands Chicago Headquarters

Business Facilities Blog

Trustwave will add more than 300 employees at its new Chicago headquarters; City Colleges of Chicago is launching a Cyber Security Boot Camp. Read: Cyber Security Company Expands Chicago Headquarters.

How to Mitigate Risk with Security Cameras

Construction Business Owner

Throughout the last decade, the construction industry has spawned an entirely new black market industry—construction theft.

New Sandy Hook Elementary School Balances Comfort, Security

ENR Construction

The footbridges and rain garden along the undulating wood rain screen at the new Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., are more than lovely landscaping

I-70 Expansion Project Through Denver Secures Final Federal Approval

ENR Construction

After 14 years of planning and. numerous stops and starts on the controversial project, the $1.2- billion expansion of Interstate 70 through Denver now can move forward

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Security Is the Reward for Carpenter and Foreman

ENR Construction

Maurice O’Connor has reached a satisfying place in life by building out the interior walls in Manhattan’s landmarks and skyscrapers

Security versus Freedom

Collaborative Construction

Good summary of competing economic models in the US and Europe, though the narrator and I share the concern that more and more Americans are trading security for freedom in several different contexts.

Securing Funding

Construction Business Owner

Securing funding for a business is the first test of entrepreneurship. It will often indicate your level of commitment and the likelihood of your success. If you are seeking funding to start up a new division in your construction firm, this is also the point at which you first incur risk. It’s the point at which you realize that all the planning, research and development that went into the business plan was the easy part

Bechtel Secures FAA Permission to Fly Drones

Construction Equipment

Bechtel has been granted permission for commercial use of unmanned aircraft system (UAS) technology by the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

Duo Security, Inc. Adding 300 Jobs In Michigan

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Duo Security, a cloud-based access provider with locations in Michigan, California, London, and Austin, will expand its existing operations in Ann Arbor, MI. Duo Security established its Ann Arbor technology facility in 2009. Duo Security, Inc. Read Duo Security, Inc.

Frontier Secure Growing In Virginia

Business Facilities Blog

Frontier Secure , a division of Frontier Communications Corporation, will locate a customer care center in Wise County, VA. Virginia Secretary of Commerce & Trade Maurice Jones announces Frontier Secure’s 500 new jobs for Wise County.

GSA, Homeland Security research leads to performance-based design guide

BD+C

The National Performance Based Design Guide, based on research and development supported by the Science & Technology Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security and the Public Buildings Service of the General Services Administration, is now available.

Options for Secure Links Between iOS Mobile Devices and Enterprise Applications

Construction Informer

Post Updated 4/9/2015) Marrying iOS mobile devices and enterprise applications comes with security risks, but that doesn’t mean you have to forego the advantages. Data and privacy security in this age of mobile devices has been called impossible by some, and extremely challenging by others. Google+.

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Vendors serving construction comment on cyber security concerns today

ENR Construction

Cloud-based web hosting and computing services gain a lot of protection from cyber-risk just by being hosted there, vendors claim. Technology

VSC Fire & Security, Inc. names Mike Meehan, President, and John McDonald, Chairman

Constructor Magazine

VSC Fire & Security, Inc. Both are lifelong employees and started from the ground up as apprentice trainees. announces that effective January 1st 2017 Mike Meehan will be named president and John McDonald chairman. read more. Fire Sprinklers Management

Zoomlion Bid for Terex Stokes National Security Fears

Construction Equipment

congressman has voiced concern over a possible Terex-Zoomlion deal, citing national security questions. Reuters reports that at least one U.S. member of Congress Duncan Hunter (R-San Diego, CA) raised concerns about a possible Zoomlion-Terex deal in a letter to U.S.

Reno Lands Cyber Security Company Headquarters And Cyber Lab

Business Facilities Blog

Reno Lands Cyber Security Company Headquarters And Cyber Lab appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. BlackRidge Technology bringing jobs to the Northern Nevada region in its move from Santa Clara, CA to Reno.

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How to Make Sure Your Construction Security Guards Are Doing Their Job

Geniebelt

A quality construction security guard is always alert and always ready to respond to identified risks. You like to think that your security guard provides the level of service needed to protect your materials and keep your construction site secure, but how can you know?

The Sky’s The Limit In The Lone Star State

Business Facilities Blog

Aerospace & Defense Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Foreign Direct Investment Governor's Report Magazine Highlights Ports & Free Trade Zones Renewable Energy Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure BF-July/August-2017 business Business Incentives Cyber security Economic Development Employment Exports Greg Abbott Site Selection Texas wind power Workforce Development

More Than Half Of Businesses Have Been Cyber Attack Victims

Business Facilities Blog

While the vast majority of business owners say it’s important to establish cyber security best practices recommended by the U.S. Secure your networks: 85 percent versus 58 percent. Department of Homeland Security during National Cyber Security Awareness Month.

Manufacturing Is Job One For Indiana, Wisconsin, Michigan

Business Facilities Blog

Advanced Manufacturing California Daily News Development Indicators Economic Development Featured Indiana Louisiana Manufacturing Michigan Office, IT & Call Centers Ohio Press Releases Site Selection Texas Utah Wisconsin Workforce Development 2017 State Rankings Report california Cyber Innovation Center Cyber security Cybersecurity Employment indiana louisiana Maryland michigan ohio Rankings Technology Utah Data Center Virginia wisconsin

VSC Fire & Security, Inc. completes fire suppression system for U.S. 58 Midtown Tunnel Project in Norfolk, VA

Constructor Magazine

The Norfolk-Virginia Beach office of VSC Fire & Security, Inc. recently completed installing a fire suppression system in the new U.S. 58 Midtown tunnel. read more. Fire Sprinklers

Insurance firm and two senior figures handed record data breach fines

Green Industry Professionals

Data protection Data and computer security Technology Insurance industry Information commissioner Business UK newsFines totalling more than £150,000 handed down over use of private detectives to illegally obtain private banking records An insurance firm and two senior figures connected with the company have been given record fines for using private detectives to illegally obtain the private banking records of a businessman they were investigating.

Fire resistive blast and ballistic glass walls in high security facilities

BD+C

Project: Public Safety Facility in the East Coast. Architect: Skidmore Owings & Merrill. Glazing Contractor: W&W, LLC. Blast Consultant: Weidlinger Associates. Products: Fire Resistive/Blast Rated System with SuperLite II-XL 120 in GPX Blast Framing and Fire Resistive/Ballistic Rated System with SuperLite II-XL 120 in GPX Ballistic Framing.

PC CONSTRUCTION TRANSFORMS FORMER MILITARY CENTER INTO HIGH-SECURITY DATA FACILITY

PC Construction Blog

View Video A renovation and expansion project is well underway at a high-security data center in a very curious location. Continue Reading. All Projects

Norway Most Prosperous, Singapore Most Successful Economy In The World

Business Facilities Blog

The report ranks 142 countries across eight categories: the Economy, Entrepreneurship & Opportunity; Governance; Education; Health; Safety & Security; Personal Freedom; and Social Capital. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

What Security & Safety Mean for Today’s Schools

Wolgast Corporation Blog

Not long ago, at a planning meeting for a bond election (and the associated ballot language), the terms safety & security were hot topics. After much deliberation on the terms "safety" and "security", they were able to craft the language to clearly state what they meant.

With NYC Tower Crane Secure, Plan Shifts To Recovery

ENR Construction

Engineers are now designing a method for taking the crane down and replacing it, but the effort will cost time and money. Equipment

Rethinking Mobile Security and Payments For Construction Contractors

Contractor Bookkeeping

Benefits of Mobile Payments and Mobile Security Fortunately, new technology such as mobile payments and mobile security have provided a more efficient way for contractors and other small business owners to get paid. Today we are honored to present an article by Blair Thomas.

Centers of Technology: The Future Is Now

Business Facilities Blog

Last year, Chicago’s thriving startups secured more than $1.7 The Gateway Center will be certified to security standards required to support vital national security missions. By Jenny Vickers. From the September / October 2017 Issue.

Paranoid Style Popular for National Security Buildings

Construction Equipment

Window peepers trying to get a glimpse of security secrets are dissuaded by the very aura of the architecture that houses the nation's spies.

What’s the balance between security and freedom of movement in buildings?

BD+C

The recent mass shooting at an L.G.B.T. nightclub in Orlando, Fla., once again raises emotional questions about gun ownership, the government’s antiterrorism policies, and how to thwart an ideologically motivated, if deranged, individual from wreaking havoc in the future

Security means more than just downloading antivirus software

Constructor Magazine

If you want your plumbing business to stay safe from the online cybercriminals that are growing in prominence by the day, it’s going to take more than simply having antivirus software. Content Classification: Curated. read more. Management

9 Surefire Steps to Lock Down Your Cyber Security

Green Industry Professionals

Protect your company from hacks, attacks, fraud and theft

New Sandy Hook school features could influence security standards

BD+C

school shooting features enhanced security measures—some subtle and others more prominent. Given the setting, this project is bound to get much attention and could influence school security standards on other projects.