Why Your Construction Site Needs a Portable Power Station

Construction Marketing

Getting electricity for your construction site isn’t always easy. We’ll cover why your construction site needs a portable power station and everything it can do for you. If the utility nearby is compromised or suffers an extended blackout, your construction site needs backup power.

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5 Safety Precautions For Multi-Level Construction Sites

Construction Marketing

With that said, here are safety precautions to promote safety in a multi-level construction site: . Examples of equipment used in construction sites include bulldozers, lifting cranes, dump trucks, excavators, forklifts, etc. .

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Snapshots from the Construction Site

Commercial Construction

The post Snapshots from the Construction Site first appeared on Hard Hat Chat. Commercial Construction is beginning to take off. Take a look at some projects we are kicking off or just finished. Olive Garden, Delafield, WI.

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6 Dangers Of Falling Debris In Construction Sites

Construction Marketing

In most cases, the contractor, subcontractor, or site owner will be held responsible. If the construction company fails to keep the site safe, they could face liability. Any falling object, material, or tool can be fatal, especially on construction sites.

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Reimagining How Construction Companies Capture Progress Tracking

Speaker: Felipe Engineer-Manriquez, Christopher Gagliardi, George Hedley, and Jason Nichols

Join our esteemed panelists for their discussion on the importance of progress tracking which ultimately touches upon every digital aspect within the construction cycle. Our thought-leaders' years of experience on the job sites can help you build a better future at your company.

How To Improve The Management Of Construction Site Inventory

Construction Marketing

Site inventory management is a crucial part of any construction business. Consider Hiring A Professional Site Services Contractor. Hiring a professional site services contractor can help you keep your focus on other aspects of your business.

LB Site Diary: Building your perfect Site Diary

Lets Build

Hello fellow site diary enthusiasts. My name is Bob Leung, and I’m your Product Manager for LetsBuild’s latest app: Site Diary. After ten years as a practising architect, I’m now bringing that experience to the architecture of your site diary.

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Digging In With Shovel-Ready Sites

Business Facilities

Certified sites are a good start. Being prepared for any and every corporate relocation or expansion scenario is vital for any community seeking new business ventures.

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Top Five Site Selection Predictions For 2021

Business Facilities

A survey of Site Selectors Guild members reveals the key trends impacting corporate location decisions in a wide range of industries in the U.S. Read: Top Five Site Selection Predictions For 2021 at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Site implementation and assessment of lean construction techniques

Lets Build

Helps reduce and eliminate waste on construction sites. By following the 5S lean construction management workflow, project managers and contractors can reduce on-site waste , increase productivity, and instil a quality culture.

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Discover 7 Ways to Cut Construction Inefficiencies

Construction sites are often just-barely-controlled chaos. Without clear coordination, you risk everything from clashes to delays, cancellations, and missed deadlines. Get the free eBook & learn how to solve the biggest challenges in construction!

Spring 2022 LiveXchange Streamlines Site Searches

Business Facilities

The success of the 18th annual LiveXchange event by Business Facilities paves the way for expansion of the franchise this fall.

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Kansas, Sunflower Electric Launch New Certified Sites Partnership

Business Facilities

Thanks to a new partnership, sites certified through Sunflower Electric's Certified Sites Program will automatically be certified by the Kansas Department of Commerce. Read: Kansas, Sunflower Electric Launch New Certified Sites Partnership at BusinessFacilities.com.

BHE Plans West Virginia Renewable Energy-Powered Industrial Site

Business Facilities

Precision Castparts subsidiary Timet will invest $500 million to build an aerospace parts manufacturing plant on the Ravenswood, WV industrial site.

Shovel-Ready Sites: Certified And Ready To Go

Business Facilities

Precertified sites—A.K.A. shovel-ready sites—speed up the development cycle for projects by cutting the red tape and lining up key approvals in advance of the site selection process. Read: Shovel-Ready Sites: Certified And Ready To Go at BusinessFacilities.com.

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PFAS in a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment?

Green Building Law Update

The question de riguer in commercial real estate transactions is if PFAS is included in a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment?

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Planning and Site Preparation for Concrete

Learn Civil Engineering

Planning and Site Preparation Today we will discuss about the planning and site preparation for concrete. But 1st we have to understand what planning is; and what is the need of planning and site preparation before getting into civil work.

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Common Mistakes on Construction Sites

Learn Civil Engineering

In this article, we will discuss “common mistakes on construction sites” Structural functioning is the key for any structure to stand strong and durable. Civil Engineering Common Mistakes Concrete construction site Curing period Formwork Plan structural members tips

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How to Keep Your Construction Site Safe

Construction Marketing

If you’ve been on a construction team or helped out a construction site, you understand the importance of maintaining a functional work environment. While having managers be responsible for overseeing the overall safety is a critical aspect, it’s a team effort and every single crew member needs to do their share to keep the site as safe as possible for everyone. A simple way to prevent injuries among your crew is to have on or two supervisors on the construction site at all times.

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Electrical Installations at Construction Sites

The Constructor

A construction site has special electrical requirements. Not every electrical firm will provide such services since there are special standards to. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments Construction Project

Navistar Launches Tech Career Site

Construction Equipment

The site, www.internationaltrucks.com/support/tech-empowerment, provides information on becoming a technician; applying to

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Data-Driven Safety On-Site

Construction Business Owner

Data-Driven Safety On-Site. In the past few years, there has been an explosion in the types of technology available to contractors on-site. Alex Headley. Fri, 12/17/2021 - 08:00.

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Site Mix Concrete Vs Ready Mix Concrete – Which is Better


CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY Difference between rmc and site mix concete Difference between site mix concrete and ready mix concrete Disadvantage of site mix concrete hand mix concrete rmc mix Site mix concrete and ready mix concrete Site Mix Concrete Vs Read Mix Concrete Site Mix vs RMC

At 2022 LiveXchange, Site Selectors Get Down To Business

Business Facilities

Early this month, site selection professionals and economic developers met at LiveXchange, participating in more than 300 one-on-one meetings.

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Virginia Awards Workforce, Entrepreneurial, Site Development Grants

Business Facilities

The post Virginia Awards Workforce, Entrepreneurial, Site Development Grants appeared first on Business Facilities.

The Research Triangle Region: Your Site’s New Home

Business Facilities

The Research Triangle Region offers access to a diverse talent pool, a desirable standard of living, connections to major metro areas, plus a lower cost of doing business.

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All About Site Preparation | What Is Site Preparation | Types of Site Preparation


What Is Site Preparation? Site preparation affects many works such as destruction of old alive design, the gap of construction sites, below ground benefit and wire checking, place attentive and pismire service before building career begins. Types of Site Preparation.

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Robots Invade the Const. Site

Construction Equipment

The robot has been deployed at several construction sites in recent months, including the new Harvey Milk Canvas, a company that has built a robot using artificial intelligence that’s capable of drywalling, has almost as much artistry as a skilled human worker according to an article in Wired.

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Virginia Lands Rocket Lab USA Launch Site, Manufacturing Complex

Business Facilities

Rocket Lab USA will create 250 jobs at its new Neutron rocket launch site and manufacturing facilities at Wallops Island, VA.

Construction Site Security & Crowd Management Guide

Learn Civil Engineering

Construction sites are busy hubs hosting people with various interests. They are also storage sites for high-value equipment and appliances, fuels, and materials. Tips Crowd Management guide Site Security tips

On-site and Off-site Construction-Pros and Cons

The Constructor

On-site and Off-site construction techniques are widely used in the construction industry based on the objective and features of the construction.

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I Just Read my 1000th Phase I Environmental Site Assessment this Year

Green Building Law Update

For those concerned about the state of the environmental industrial complex during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic, I can report that last Friday I reviewed my 1,000th Phase I Environmental Site Assessment this year.

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Virtual site visits help control infection on project sites


Clients, designers, and builders are asking, how can we execute a renovation with as few people on–site as possible? COVID-19 has shut down non-essential construction projects in some areas and slowed progress in others.

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You Need to Review a SITES Scorecard, Now

Green Building Law Update

SITES is a sustainable landscape rating system. SITES is modeled after the LEED green building rating system. the USGBC associated certification body for LEED, announced it had acquired the exclusive rights to the SITES rating system, its publications and trademarks. Almost half of the prerequisites and credits in SITES are based in part on credits in LEED NC or LEED ND, and some of the SITES Guidelines and Performance Benchmarks 2009 have been incorporated into LEED v4.

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6 ways to reduce waste on site

Lets Build

You have seen it all before — workers waiting idly on site, subcontractors arriving early only to leave and come back later — because a delay has made the site unavailable for their specific jobs or materials they need have not yet arrived. Reducing on-site waste in 6 simple ways.

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5 tips that every site foreman should know about

Lets Build

Being a site foreman in a construction project is like being an orchestra conductor. Almost everything that happens on the field goes through your hands and you have to be the glue between the office and the site. How to effectively run a construction site as a foreman.

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Bluebeam Revu: Site Planning 101

Carol Hagen

Site Planning just became easier with the Blubeeam Revu 2015 release thanks to the new Sketch Tools. Whether you want to place a crane, trailer or define a temporary parking lot you can now define dimensions and also create scalable tools to reuse with your common site plan items. With the site planning and design capabilities in the new sketch tools and dynamic tool set scaler you’ll want to revisit your tool sets and custom profiles so your team can be more productive.

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Top 4 Sources of Renewable Energy for Powering Construction Sites

The Constructor

The use of renewable energy is a great way to minimize or eliminate emissions from construction sites. Construction sites are the major sources. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Management

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What Social Distancing Looks Like On-Site

Construction Equipment

Job sites may not seem like places for virus transmission, with employees spread out across a wide area. But over the course of the day, in a construction zone, there are choke points where employees would normally come into close contact. When Covid-19 became a threat, Truebeck Construction

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Plastic Pipes Valuable Through Off Site Const.

Construction Equipment

As part of the drive to create further value in the supply chain, manufacturers of these products are developing “offsite” bespoke fabricated systems that reduce the need for often complex on-site assembly. Plastic pipes are extensively used in housing and commercial construction.

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