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. School entrance security and internal design elements.

$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

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.

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. It’s great for applying security to multiple documents all at once too.

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

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. Securing the Internet of Things Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution!

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


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?

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

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.

AIA course: Multifamily security design tips


Four certified security professionals offer 38 tips on how to keep your next rental or condominium project as safe as possible. This course will discuss major security-related principles in the design and construction of multifamily projects.

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.

Canada rejects Chinese firm's $1B Aecon buy, cites national security concerns

Construction Dive

The Canadian government has been weighing the national security implications of the deal since February

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Security Company Expanding In Indianapolis

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Indiana security company Schlage Lock Company LLC plans to grow its Indianapolis operations, creating up to 158 new jobs by 2020. Schlage is owned by Allegion plc , a global security products and solutions provider.

Three tips for safe and secure schools


There are many tragedies related to the recent string of school violence in our communities. The fact that we are spending our valuable time and limited resources struggling to keep our children safe rather than being able to spend it on learning is both sad and disturbing.

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. Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Big Data Adds to Cloud Security Concerns

Construction Informer

When it comes to big data there is a lot of confusion and security tops the list Related Posts: Access Management Policies Hold Keys to Minimizing Administrator Risks Identity and Access Control Tips for Migrating to the Cloud Cloud Security By The Numbers Asking the Right Questions About Application Security The Cloud Intensifies the Conversation About Cyber Insurance. Cloud Computing News Security cloud security resources cloud security tips IaaS PaaS privacy

Thornton Tomasetti Acquires UK-based Security Provider MFD

ENR Construction

With the merger, TT hopes to leverage MFD’s dominance of security services like hostile vehicle mitigation and blast mitigation in Europe, while strengthening its offerings in the U.S.


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

Tishman Speyer secures $1.8B Spiral high-rise construction loan

Construction Dive

The loan, as well as pharma giant Pfizer signing on as an anchor tenant, will allow construction of the Bjarke Ingels-designed office tower to begin in June

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.

Homeland Security Waives 25 Regs to Speed Wall Construction

Construction Equipment

Monday, the secretary of Homeland Security posted the Determination Pursuant to Section 102 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996, as Amended which waives compliance with 25 acts and their regulations

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

Cybersecurity Takes Center Stage

Business Facilities Blog

As cyber threats multiply at an exponential rate, an emerging cybersecurity sector tries to keep pace, with government agencies forming close alliances with world-class institutions of higher education. Read: Cybersecurity Takes Center Stage at

American Competitiveness: A Matter Of National Security

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

The American Security Project (ASP) has released a new report analyzing the issues of the country’s national competitiveness. Articles By Topic News Archive Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce American Security Project Global Competition

AEC industry reported high levels of fraud, cyber breaches, and security incidents in 2017


Fraud, cyber attacks, and security risks continue to plague the construction, engineering and infrastructure sector at high levels, according to senior corporate executives surveyed worldwide for the 2017/18 Kroll Annual Global Fraud & Risk Report.

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Georgia Cyber Center’s Hull McKnight Celebrates Opening

Business Facilities Blog

The $100 million state-of-the-art Cyber Center aims to modernize cyber security technology through collaborative innovation, training and research.

Security begins when you close the door [AIA course]


Selecting door and window systems for any building project demands a complete articulation of safety and security concerns. Balancing life-safety performance and integration with overall security planning is one of the most difficult aspects of fenestration design.

Airport security and BIM


Well, time to learn something from airport security I spent the day flying again. Don’t wish to list all the airport-jokes that come to mind, have visited the US enough to put me off that reckless habit, for the foreseeable future.

Security Risks on the Smart Grid

Collaborative Construction

The article excerpted and linked below highlights some security risks that we all need to think through and take into account as advocates of these new tools. Now a report in the Register describes how a researcher from security firm IOActive will demonstrate security flaws in these meters that could bring the grid down. Davis will demonstrate the flaws at the Black Hat security conference next month. Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution!

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.

9 Surefire Steps to Lock Down Your Cyber Security

Green Industry Professionals

Protect your company from hacks, attacks, fraud and theft

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.

36th IRMI CRC Secures the Future

Construction Business Owner

The International Risk Management Institute Inc., now known throughout the industry as IRMI, was founded in 1978 with the main purpose of providing education, by way of seminar and print publication, to risk managers, insurance agents/brokers, underwriters and other insurance professionals

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

Toll Road in Uganda Secures Funding

ENR Construction

International lending agencies and the Uganda National Roads Agency putting funding in place for a $1.1-billion that would ease the flow of freight from landlocked Rwanda to the Kenyan port of Mombasa

Data security for mechanical contractors

Constructor Magazine

Raising the bar to make businesses more secure. Recently the public read the “big news” that a mechanical contractor may have been connected to a large data breach. As someone that has been involved in data privacy for more than 10 years, I say poppycock! read more.