January, 2023

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What Are The Uses Of PVA In Manufacturing And Construction?

Construction Marketing

You may have heard of polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) before. Well, it’s quite a popular synthetic polymer used in various industries. Its versatile characteristic makes it the go-to material in many applications. . Notably, manufacturing and construction use it significantly more.

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Flush Doors: A Practical And Stylish Choice For Your Home

The Constructor

Are you looking for a practical and stylish door option for your home? Flush doors could be a perfect choice. Flush doors are one of the most popular in commercial and residential buildings, offering a sleek appearance and great performance features.

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6 Key Construction HR Management Issues—And How Technology Can Help

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Managing construction HR can be a complex challenge, but modern technologies are simplifying the human resources processes

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2023 begins with ‘positive momentum’ for construction

Construction Dive

December project starts grew 27%, the first end-of-year monthly gain since 2017, according to Dodge

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The Ultimate Free Guide to Construction Project Management Software

Spreadsheets and in-house tools can no longer manage the sophistication and the demand for data of modern construction. Our free buyer’s guide will help you identify what construction software you need and the key features you should be looking for.

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Commercial Construction 2023 Trends and Lessons Learned

Commercial Construction

If there were one word that summed up our experience from 2022 and our approach to the year ahead, it would flexibility.

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Top 2023 Security Trends For Construction Site Security

Construction Marketing

Less than 25% of stolen construction materials are returned to the company. To prevent losses for your construction business, you need intimate knowledge of the latest security trends. Are you ready to equip your construction site with top-tier security solutions?

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Maximizing Your Space with a Sloping Roof

The Constructor

Are you looking for ways to maximize your space but want to avoid investing in a major renovation? Sloping roofs can be the perfect solution!

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13 Top Viewpoint Construction Blogs of 2022

Viewpoint Construction Technology

The hottest construction topics for 2022 on the Viewpoint blog were hiring and retention, WIP reports, sustainability, and Trimble Construction One. Construction Best Practices

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The hardest construction jobs to fill

Construction Dive

Some of the toughest positions to staff in 2023 are the most vital

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The Ultimate Procurement Software Buyer’s Guide

With so many procurement solutions to choose from, it can be overwhelming without a frame of reference and a solid starting point. This free buyer’s guide is a must for anyone wanting to solve procurement or vendor management pain points.

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Types of Road Rollers | 5 Best Types Rollers | Road Roller Types Used In Construction | Types of Rollers For Compaction

Civiconcepts

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How can a digital site diary improve on-site quality control?

Lets Build

Keeping your daily construction log up to date is time-consuming, and no one enjoys doing it. However, it’s incredibly beneficial—recording cost overruns, tracking force majeure weather , sharing project progress, etc. with your construction site diary lets you take charge of your quality control.

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Storage Units: Are They Worth Buying Or Building?

Construction Marketing

The solution to the dilemma of whether to build or buy a storage unit usually depends on the location and one’s personal requirements. . As an intending storage owner, having a well-thought-out plan before either purchasing or constructing is essential.

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Exploring the Different Types of Clamps and Their Uses

The Constructor

Have you ever wondered how to secure two objects together? Then you need to understand clamps — a tool that can compress, hold, and secure two objects together. Clamps are incredibly useful and come in various sizes, designs, and styles.

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Stop Making These Mistakes and Start Scaling Your Specialty Contractor Business

Anything that is built on a poor foundation will soon crumble from the ground up. This is literally the case in the construction stage of projects and it applies just the same during the pre-construction stage. This free eBook is your ultimate guide to scaling your business with customizable software as early as during the bidding stage.

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The Seven Coolest Construction Technologies for 2023

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Drones, 3D printing, automation, and…mushrooms? See why these and other futuristic construction technologies are going to go big in 2023! Construction Technology/News

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OSHA inspected more construction sites last year than any other workplace

Construction Dive

OSHA Regional Administrator Stephen Boyd spoke candidly about the industry’s fatality numbers at AGC’s health and safety conference this week

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5 Types of Chains In Surveying | Different Types of Chains In Civil Engineering | Surveying Chains Types

Civiconcepts

Introduction to Chain Surveying In the chain surveying method, the actual land areas are divided into small triangles and then each side of the triangle is measured directly using a … 5 Types of Chains In Surveying | Different Types of Chains In Civil Engineering | Surveying Chains Types Read More ».

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What’s a Colloquium?

Natural Building

I remember that when I attended the Natural Building Colloquium in Kingston, NM in the fall of 2015 there was a fellow named Matt Anderson going around filming and interviewing people.

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The Specialty Contractor's Guide to Job Cost Accounting

Supply chain challenges and rising material costs are forcing specialty contractors to pay more for what they need to complete each job. Following a simple set of principles, this easy-to-follow guide can help you manage job costs, ease the pains of accounting, and run a more profitable businesses.

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What Does Integrated Data Mean For A Construction Company’s Security And Project Management?

Construction Marketing

Construction companies must rely on security to keep their equipment, assets, and people safe on site. If you’re planning a security strategy for your construction company, you must weigh the benefits of integrated data for futureproofing your security strategy.

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The Sky-High Science of Skyscraper Construction

The Constructor

Skyscrapers have become an iconic part of our global urban landscape, but few of us have delved in the science behind their construction. From the materials used to their structural mechanics, the construction of skyscrapers is a feat that requires extraordinary engineering and design considerations.

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Trimble Viewpoint Customers: Join The Network! It's Your Online Community

Viewpoint Construction Technology

The Network is our award-winning online community of almost 7,000 construction professionals who all use Trimble Viewpoint technology solutions. Viewpoint Technology

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Contech trends to watch in the new year

Construction Dive

As builders adapt to economic, supply chain and labor challenges, they're turning to technology to boost performance

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Report: Optimism for Construction Growth in the Next Year Remains High

Research reveals 96% of respondents are very or fairly optimistic about their organization’s growth prospects for the next year. Over half of respondents see digital technology as the greatest growth opportunity. Don't be kept in the dark when it comes to the future. Read the report today!

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A Transformative Approach to Construction Project Management

Job Order Contracting

A Transformative Approach to Construction Project Management that enables the consistent delivery of quality outcomes on time and on budget has been available for decades.

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Seven Tips To Help Your Construction Business Adjust For Inflation

Randal DeHart

Inflation has ballooned worldwide in recent months, and there's no question that small construction businesses are feeling the pinch. Supplies cost more, employees are hard to find, and your profits are shrinking. This can lead to operating at a loss - spending more money than you make.

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How To Set Up Solar Panels In A Commercial Building

Construction Marketing

If you have a commercial building, consider installing a solar power system. That’s because it’s cost-effective and plays a crucial role in protecting the environment. You can consider various installation options if you plan to have one.

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How to Achieve the Perfect Window Height from Floor

The Constructor

Are you an architect looking for a comprehensive guide on the standard height of windows from the Floor? If so, you’ve come to the right place!

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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!

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3 Benefits of Construction Software for Mechanical and Electrical Contractors

Viewpoint Construction Technology

We discuss how M&E subcontractors can use construction field software to increase productivity, compliance, and profits. Construction Best Practices

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Intel cancels $700M Oregon lab project

Construction Dive

The tech giant planned to use the 200,000-square-foot facility to study sustainable technologies for data centers

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Strategies to Keep Your Restaurant Open during Construction

Wolgast Corporation

A restaurant owner may need to update their restaurant because it’s no longer functioning well, it’s required by their franchisor, or they are just seeking an updated look. Some owners believe that they have to shut down for a length of time and go without income, risking their staff leaving and being burdened by ongoing bills.