Securing Your Construction Business Online with SSL Technology

Construction Marketing

The internet has made it easy and affordable to connect with your customer base and advertise your small business, but online your construction company could be at risk without a strong website security plan. With seemingly unlimited options, many business owners have found it difficult to prioritize their online customers’ security needs. Knowing how to secure this private information is a major part of running a commercial website.

The Importance of Security Investments in Construction

Viewpoint Construction Technology

As more construction companies integrate technology into their businesses practices, security and data privacy has become a critical component. Security investments matter. The contractor’s company used a free malware service as its security platform. Once in charge of computer hardware and safety protocols, respectively, risk departments and IT now deal with cyberthreats, security compliance, and more. And it’s not just about data security.

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Jobsite Security: Cyber and More

Constructech

Jobsites are often loosely organized when it comes to security. Equally loose is the security of interaction during these COVID-19 times: how many workers are keeping their distance where possible? The post Jobsite Security: Cyber and More appeared first on Constructech.

Security in Your Construction Software

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Always a priority of any IT platform, security and data privacy is just as important in the construction industry as they are in banking. As the construction industry shifts to a more technology-based approach with mobile, software, and multiple hosted applications , security and data privacy has become a critical component of every part of the construction process. Integrated security. Security and data privacy is critical to construction management software.

Security in Your Construction Software

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Always a priority of any IT platform, security and data privacy is just as important in the construction industry as they are in banking

The Importance of Security Investments in Construction

Viewpoint Construction Technology

As more construction companies integrate technology into their businesses practices, security and data privacy has become a critical component

Securing Better Bonding

Construction Business Owner

For contractors, securing bonding is the lifeblood of their businesses, but it comes with challenges that range from having the necessary working capital to demonstrating a track record of success. Find out how to overcome these challenges, ensuring your construction business is in a good position to attract a surety, and, in turn, profitable projects.

Step-N-Secure Handle

Construction Equipment

Step-N-Secure is a patented product that installs into the truck bed stake hole, giving users a dual-purpose handle for stepping into the bed of their truck, as well as a raised tie-down for securing large cargo loads. It is manufactured in the United States and made of injection-molded glass

5 Common Security Questions Contractors Ask Before Hiring Our Service

Contractor Bookkeeping

As an accounting firm, our client's privacy and security remain our top priorities and are continually looking at ways to develop and evaluate our system to prevent breach and network holes. We utilize 128-bit Secure Socket Layer encryption which ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral. At Fast Easy Accounting, Cloud Security is not an option- it is a fundamental requirement. Their Cloud Security rests on U.S.

Secure your Jobsite with Solstice Cam

Construction Equipment

-sponsored- Learn about a new live streaming wireless security camera that sets up in seconds, giving you affordable protection for short-term or unpowered jobsites.

Bluebeam Tip of the Week: Quick Security Sessions

Carol Hagen

Quick security settings allow you to create permissions and passwords that you can apply to documents repeatedly without having to recreate or define them each time. Here’s how you can create a new security set: You can see how much time you’ll save when sharing your content sensitive information with others and with a simple click of the lock button you can reuse your settings in an instant. It’s great for applying security to multiple documents all at once too.

Season 2 – Episode 1: Data Security in a Dangerous World

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Season 2 – Episode 1: Data Security in a Dangerous World. Season 2 – Episode 1: Data Security in a Dangerous World Season 2 of A Viewpoint on Construction kicks off with an insightful discussion about cybersecurity. A Viewpoint on Construction, Modern Takes on a Transforming Industry. Season 2 of A Viewpoint on Construction kicks off with an insightful discussion about cybersecurity.

Cyber Security Company Expands Chicago Headquarters

Business Facilities

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.

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. The presentation reminds me of the Ben Franklin quote about those who give up essential liberties and freedom to gain security deserving neither. In the economic context those who give up freedom to gain security ultimately receive neither, as ongoing monetary crisis proves.

Frontier Secure Growing In Virginia

Business Facilities

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. Frontier Secure’s decision to locate its customer care center in Wise County will have a tremendous economic impact on the region and the Commonwealth,” said Governor Terry McAuliffe.

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

Lets Build

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 performance metrics you use to evaluate traditional contractors rarely guarantee accurate security guard assessment. When Visiting, Converse With Your Security Guard.

How to Secure Coveted Government Contracts

Construction Business Owner

Every year, the federal government and state governments award billions in construction contracts. According to the Federal Procurement Data System (FPDS), in 2018, the 20 federal agencies that spent the most on construction awarded $27 billion in contracts. How can you get a slice of that pie? Details here.

$665M secured for Chicago tower

Construction Dive

Clark Construction will build the $761 million office high-rise, which is scheduled for completion in late 2020

Tailgating remains a critical building security threat, say security professionals

BD+C

A majority of security professionals surveyed by Boon Edam Inc. , a global security entrances and architectural revolving doors vendor, say tailgating remains a critical threat and doesn’t seem to be abating

Autonomous security bot monitors construction jobsites with facial recognition technology

Construction Dive

A British firm has developed a two-wheeled robot that can recognize people and vehicles and whether they’re allowed to be on the site

Securing the Internet of Things

Collaborative Construction

Anybody in the AEC industry that's ever done work for the Department of Defense, the Department of Energy, the USACE, the VA or similar departments understands security issues. Throw in an integrated building information model that is really intelligent and the security geeks begin to freak out. Securing the Internet of Things Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution!

School construction: Enhancing security through design

The Korte Company

Our success as a security-focused school construction company is underscored by our experience delivering 500 projects for our country’s Department of Defense. Exterior elements of secure school construction. That’s made easier when school security personnel (and the security cameras they often rely on) have a clear field of the facility’s perimeter. Architects must design for the security of the school without making it look like a prison.

Season 2 – Episode 1: Data Security in a Dangerous World

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Season 2 of A Viewpoint on Construction kicks off with an insightful discussion about cybersecurity

STRATTEC Security Corporation

Green Industry Professionals

Lock your equipment down with BOLT one-key lock technology from STRATTEC Security. The patented BOLT family of locks works with your vehicle key

Tuffy Security Products In-Floor Storage Security Lid

Green Industry Professionals

As part of its expanding Tuffy Security Products Dodge Ram product line, the new new #357 In-floor Storage Security Lid replaces the existing plastic original equipment factory cover to create durable and theft-resistant storage in hidden vehicle

New Sensor Security Technology for Autonomous Vehicles

Construction Equipment

Regulus Cyber has launched its new Pyramid Solution Suite , security products specifically configured to protect autonomous equipment from malicious or unintentional interference

Making schools more secure is imperative, but how best to do that isn't settled yet

BD+C

Despite the constant drumbeat of news about the alarming frequency of school shootings around the country, many communities still view their schools as safe havens, and quite a few schools double as shelters from natural disasters. In Texas, E-class buildings must include a tornado shelter, according to Jon Moreau, Balfour Beatty Construction Services’ VP of Operations, in Houston. Some schools use underground parking garages, others use gyms or music halls.

4 powerful ways AP automation improves security and mitigates risk of construction fraud

Construction Dive

During these challenging times, construction companies must protect not only their employees, but also their financial data and business information

High-tech Locks Can Help Secure Job Site Sanitation During Covid-19

Construction Equipment

Securing sanitation stations and porta potties for construction workers has become even more important in the age of Covid-19; one company has come up with a simple but high-tech solution.

Parallel Technologies Partners to Deliver Fast-Track, Comprehensive Security Solution

ENR Construction

When a premier client needed help designing a security solution for a large, fast-track hyperscale data center, Parallel Technologies needed a partner to help it scale up with ease

Best Project Government/Public Building and Project of the Year Finalist: Foreign Affairs Security Training Center

ENR Construction

Built at Fort Pickett in a remote area of southern Virginia, the Foreign Affairs Security Training Center (FASTC) consolidates numerous U.S. of State facilities for hard-skills training into a single location for the first time

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. Michigan, and Ann Arbor in particular, is where we want Duo to be,” said Dug Song, CEO of Duo Security. We welcome Duo’s commitment to Michigan, and in becoming a key contributor to the state’s expanding cyber security industry,” Arwood added. “A

BUILDING SECURITY AND CONTROL SYSTEMS

The Constructor

Building security and control system have become necessary with increasing size and complexity of buildings. The building security and control system. Building Maintenance Building Technology Building Tips Building Services

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

Volvo Secures $2 Million Grant for Electric Equipment in California

Construction Equipment

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) was awarded a $2 million grant for a commercial pilot of the company’s electric, zero-emission excavator and electric wheel loader in California. The grant, administered by the South Coast Air Quality Management District (South Coast AQMD), is funded by the

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. In addition, abiding by proper practices can help reduce load securement violations and save you money Transporting heavy equipment is no small feat. Since it involves several steps, it is your responsibility to use good, consistent hauling techniques.

All You Need to Know About Securing a Loan or Line of Credit

Construction Business Owner

Securing low-rate financing has become more challenging in recent years. Just as choosing the right employees can make or break your business, choosing the right financing can make a significant difference in the success of your business. If you’re considering financing for your construction business, the following are four options to consider

Energy Choices For A Strong And Secure America

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

The American Security Project (ASP) has released a key report regarding the choices America faces regarding energy production and consumption. economy, America’s nation security, and the global environment are not undermined. Energy Security, Economic Stability, and Environmental Sustainability are all examined in light of three primary energy sources: fossil fuels, nuclear power, and renewable power. Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

AI, robotics safety a bigger concern to construction industry than job security

Construction Dive

Construction workers worry less about the common conception that robots will steal jobs than they do about who's to blame for unsafe practices on the jobsite, according to a new survey

Increase Safety, Security, Profitability, and Asset Utilization

Green Industry Professionals

Find your business growth potential with a system that increases safety, security, and profitability GPS Fleet & Equipment Tracking Software can help you address your biggest challenges.