Delta Faucet among winners of prestigious Spirit United Award

Constructor Magazine

Three Central Indiana companies were honored with United Way of Central Indiana’s (UWCI) prestigious Spirit United award at the organization’s annual meeting celebration. Honorees demonstrate ‘exemplary commitment’ to volunteer and financial support of United Way’s mission.

Sustainable HARVEST HOME Helps to Heal Body and Spirit of Wounded Warrior

Jetson Green

Incorporating a biomedical atmosphere that can contribute to the veteran’s healing of body and spirit, the sustainable HARVEST HOME is capable of producing energy equivalent to its usage. The first city-wide collegiate team to be formed in Washington, D.C.

Spread the spirit of the holiday season year round

Constructor Magazine

Around the holidays we become more generous. We become conscious of opportunities to give back. It feels good when we do it. So why not give back year round? read more. Marketing Michel Registered User

NARI keeps holiday spirits high for Sandy victims

Construction Business Owner

Des Plaines, Illinois (December 20, 2012) — It has been two difficult months since Hurricane Sandy struck the Northeast, bringing devastation to areas along the coastline. The National Association of the Remodeling Industry’s (NARI) 12 chapters that represent the Northeastern region are stepping up in in big ways this holiday season—lending a hand and expertise to those who need it most

Sharing the spirit — Another look into the future

Construction Marketing Ideas

Yesterday, I experienced a full day of Google juice, a mixture of technical, educational and social experiences and content. I can’t report on specific details because of non disclosure rules.

Charity, exercise, community spirit and business building: Here’s how to create the powerful combination

Construction Marketing Ideas

On Sept. 10, I’ll be joining several hundred other cyclists for a 117-km endurance exercise, The Ride, to raise funds for cancer and other disease research at The Ottawa Hospital.

Elementary School Renovations Celebrated

PC Construction Blog

An ill-timed rainstorm failed to dampen the spirits of the approximately 100 attendees on hand for Mildred L. Day School’s recent ceremonial ribbon cutting; they simply brought the celebration indoors. The event marked the completion. All Education & Campus Projects

Building in Chicago: Embracing the US adventure and spirit

Construction Marketing Ideas

We published our first issue of Chicago Construction News yesterday. Yesterday, we launched Chicago Construction News. This publication’s early success connects a relatively long history and some important business management, marketing and survival lessons.

United Way Day of Caring

The Korte Company

The event is the United Way’s largest community-wide volunteer event and helps promote and celebrate the spirit and value of volunteering This fall, The Korte Company’s Las Vegas office came out in full force to support the United Way of Southern Nevada.

Lend Lease participates in Spirit Day to support LGBT youth

BD+C

The Americas Region of Lend Lease is proud to announce its participation in Spirit Day. Lend Lease employees throughout the United States and Mexico will be wearing purple on Thursday, October 16th in support of Spirit Day.

How To Prepare for the 2015 Tax Season

Construction Business Owner

After ending 2014 on an economic high note, business spirits, especially those of construction firms, are rising with the hopes of more economic prosperity in the new year.

6 new technologies to incorporate on your job site

The Korte Company

We’re way beyond that now, but the spirit remains the same. The search for efficiency in terms of labor, materials and timelines has come with the territory in the construction industry from the moment someone first made a brick out of mud and then wondered if there was a better way.

5 Green Construction Practices that are becoming Standard Commercial Construction Procedures

Commercial Construction

Green construction practices such as reusing existing systems and utilizing reclaimed materials not only fall well within the spirit of best green construction techniques, but they also are smart steps to save our clients time and money.

Data, transparency are keys to next steps in green building, says USGBC chief

BD+C

This tool, released by USGBC in December, allows building teams and owners to benchmark building performance and encourages a spirit of competitiveness to raise the bar on sustainability

New Year’s Resolutions for Commercial Contractors: Goals and Strategies for Growth

Commercial Construction

In the spirit of sharing, here are three key things we’ll be focusing on in 2017: 1. Fostering a collaborative culture among our team, from new hires to our most veteran staff, will continue to be a focus for Englewood in 2017. Happy New Year to all of our Hard Hat Chat readers!

D.C.’s first distillery-eatery taps into a growing trend

BD+C

A 2014 law change now permits local distilleries to pour spirits they make onsite. Last August, District Distilling, Washington D.C.’s s first combination distillery-kitchen-bar, opened with much fanfare inside a 19 th Century row house along historic 14 th Street. Since that opening, the location’s designer, GrizForm Design Architects, has been tweaking the lighting for the ground floor distillery that unexpectedly has become a tourist attraction and also accommodates parties

Fine-Tuning Tax Season Preparedness

Construction Business Owner

After ending 2014 on an economic high note, business spirits, especially those of construction firms, are rising with the hopes of more economic prosperity in the new year.

The creative spirit: Getting ahead in construction marketing by thinking ahead

Construction Marketing Ideas

From Cupertino Electric's Facebook page: "The marketing team visited Cupertino Electric's PG&E Year 2 Solar project in Huron, CA yesterday, where our team is busy installing almost 60,000 solar panels that will output 20MW of clean energy."

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Young Spirit of Nature Wood Architecture award to Tiina Antinoja.

BD+C

Spec Mix Crowns the World's Best Bricklayer at World of Concrete 2017

ENR Construction

While most come to the annual World of Concrete trade show in Las Vegas Jan 17-20 to see the latest concrete equipment and products, more than a few of the over 50,000 attendees are there for the spirit of competition

Super Sustainable LivingHomes Prefabs Taking Over California

Jetson Green

Sustainable HARVEST HOME Helps to Heal Body and Spirit of Wounded Warrior. The company LivingHomes has launched their first sustainable, LEED platinum prefab home back in 2013.

6 residential projects named 'best in housing design' by AIA

BD+C

The AIA’s Housing Awards Program, now in its 13th year, was established to recognize the best in housing design and promote the importance of good housing as a necessity of life, a sanctuary for the human spirit and a valuable national resource.

Do It Yourself, Safely: Indoor Painting

MySafetySign

MySafetySign applauds the do-it-yourself spirit of home renovations, but there are often the same hazards in your weekend fixer-upper as there are on professional construction jobs.

Do it yourself, safely: Gardening and lawn care

MySafetySign

MySafetySign applauds the do-it-yourself spirit of home renovations, but there are often the same hazards in your weekend fixer-upper as there are on professional construction jobs.

Five problems with SaaS construction collaboration?

Extranet Evolution

The issues can be avoided if clients and teams work more collaboratively, in a spirit of mutual trust and co-operation, rather than adopting a “Knowledge is power” approach.

The Spirit Of The Law--Is Baltimore's Proposed 25th Street Station.

Green Building Law Blog

Coolest offices around the world

Geniebelt

We all know the boring offices that are plain, simple and doesn’t try to lift the spirits of the workers at all. At GenieBelt, we have done some research on interesting and cool offices around the world that you can take a look at, and maybe get inspired for your own office.

Do It Yourself, Safely: Removing Walls

MySafetySign

MySafetySign applauds the do-it-yourself spirit of home renovations, but there are often the same hazards in your weekend fixer-upper as there are on professional construction jobs. We want to make sure your project ends with a satisfied feeling of accomplishment, not a visit to the emergency room. Follow along as we cover the basics of […] The post Do It Yourself, Safely: Removing Walls appeared first on MySafetySign Blog. DIY Safety Asbestos Do it yourself Drywall Renovations

Louisiana: Where Partnerships Propel Innovation and Investment

Business Facilities Blog

Spirit AeroSystems rolls out V-280 helicopter fuselage for Bell. Louisiana: Where Partnerships Propel Innovation and Investment originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. By the BF Staff. From the September/October 2015 Issue.

The Built Industry's Backwards Bicycle

Collaborative Construction

Of those three only IPD fully embraces the spirit inherent in in value add business models. Tanner Clark , the Director of BIM/VDC Construction Services for Stuart Olson out of Canada recently asked me, "Why is the uptake of BIM and IPD so slow in the Built Industry?"

Sustainable Modular Prefab Home

Jetson Green

Sustainable HARVEST HOME Helps to Heal Body and Spirit of Wounded Warrior. Ecoliv is an Australian modular builder, which makes truly sustainable homes from the ground up.

Logistics: No Drivers Needed

Business Facilities Blog

As the home of Louisiana Tech University, Ruston has an exciting energy, offers a vibrant entrepreneurial spirit and maintains a pro-business attitude. By the BF Staff. From the September/October 2017 Issue.

New NASA Base Shapes the Future of Green Building Technology

Jetson Green

5 Secrets to Surviving Your Home Renovation

Constructonomics

Excessive noise is the easiest way to find your spirits lowered during your project, as you can lose your train of thought with every bang of the hammer and buzz of the saw and find yourself not getting anything done. Home improvement; you either love it or hate it. For most of us it’s a necessary hassle, something we grit our teeth and bear while we wait for our state of the art new kitchen or our new-fangled en suite to be built.

Do It Yourself, Safely: Plumbing

MySafetySign

MySafetySign applauds the do-it-yourself spirit of home renovations, but there are often the same hazards in your weekend fixer-upper as there are on professional construction jobs. We want to make sure your project ends with a satisfied feeling of accomplishment, not a visit to the emergency room. Follow along as we cover the basics of […]. The post Do It Yourself, Safely: Plumbing appeared first on MySafetySign Blog.

Tel Aviv Becoming R&D Hub For Corporate Giants

Business Facilities Blog

The Tel Aviv ecosystem is considered a leader in the nurturing of entrepreneurial spirit and is home to a large amount of startups, collaborative workspaces and acceleration programs creating an attractive environment for international venture capital firms and R&D centers.

Charitable Doll House Project in Cincinnati

Collaborative Construction

Integrated teams, formed and mentored by BIM and IPD enabled professionals, will build virtual and physical doll houses and sell those doll houses at the Spirit of Construction’s Silent Auction in October, 2015. Join ACI in Bringing a Smart Built Culture to Cincinnati One Doll House at a Time!