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6 Tips For A Successful Roof Installation

Construction Marketing

A roof installation is one of the biggest investments that homeowners will make. A roofing project can be time-consuming and labor-intensive, usually taking 3-4 weeks to complete.

Rare Earth Metal Theft by Catalytic Converter

Green Building Law Update

The theft of catalytic converters to sell for the value of the rare earth metal components is a thing once again. A catalytic converter is a component part of the exhaust system of a fossil fuel motor vehicle that catalyzes, or accelerates the break down of vehicle emissions making them less harmful.

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Top Utilities: Power Players

Business Facilities

Electricity demand in the commercial sector was down by 6 percent while the industrial sector saw a 6.9 percent reduction in 2020 due to the impact of the pandemic on the U.S. economy. Read: Top Utilities: Power Players at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Tower Bridge: Construction Features of the World-Famous Symbol of London

The Constructor

The construction of Tower Bridge started in 1886 and was opened to public in 1894. The bridge is renowned for its two primary glaring towers. Bridges Case study Exclusive Foundation Engineering Structures

You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage.

Locally researched line item cost data is the foundation to best value construction outcomes

Job Order Contracting

Locally researched line item cost data is the foundation to best value construction outcomes. It exclusively assures financial visibility and transparency and a well defined and well communicated scope of work (SOW). The foundation to best value construction outcomes.

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Cybersecurity Companies Thrive In Tampa Bay’s Growing Ecosystem

Business Facilities

Tampa Bay is quickly establishing itself as a top cybersecurity destination. Homegrown companies are growing and thriving, and companies from across the country are taking notice. Read: Cybersecurity Companies Thrive In Tampa Bay’s Growing Ecosystem at BusinessFacilities.com.

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5 Popular Types of Door Locks

The Constructor

Door locks are an essential part of any residential or commercial space. They provide safety and security like no other appliance or tool. Often. Building Materials Building Technology Guide Smart Materials

Better Manage Construction Costs Schedules and Quality

Job Order Contracting

Over eighty percent (80%) of construction projects are over-budget, late, or not competed correctly. Sixty (60%) percent of all project fail to meet both cost and and schedule targets. Fortunately there are proven processes to better manage construction costs, schedules, and quality.

Best Waterproof Work Jacket for Men and Women

Work Gearz

Yes, rain is all good and romantic. But not for those who like to get their work done no matter how lovely or adverse the weather conditions are. And rain is the last thing they want to stop them from working ferociously. So, do we have a solution? Well, that is what we are here for.

Huh? Ugh! LOL: The Top Ten-tions of Construction Law and Contracts

Speaker: Matthew DeVries, Construction Law Attorney and National Blogger

The construction environment changed more in 2020 than any prior year—whether the parties were faced with government shutdowns, new health and safety restrictions, or overall financial strains. Yet, many projects remained on target and successfully reached the finish line this year. The rights and responsibilities of parties involved in a construction project are mainly dependent upon the contract or agreement between them, and there is no better time than to review your contractual obligations to identify risk pitfalls and ensure success. Join construction law attorney and national blogger Matthew DeVries as he discusses the top tensions on a construction project and how to avoid disputes.

Avant Organics To Launch Manufacturing Site In Alexandria, LA

Business Facilities

Avant Organics' parent firm Crest Industries will create 40 new jobs with a $4 million capital investment at the Central Louisiana Port. Read: Avant Organics To Launch Manufacturing Site In Alexandria, LA at BusinessFacilities.com.

Sardar Patel Stadium: Construction Features of the Largest Cricket Stadium in the World

The Constructor

Sardar Patel Stadium, also known as Motera Stadium, is a cricket stadium located in the state of Gujarat in India. It is situated on the banks of the. Case study Concrete Technology Precast Concrete Steel Structures

Severe Winter Weather Creates Plumbing Crisis in the Southwest

Contractor Magazine

Snowfall, freezing temperatures and power shortages have combined to create a crisis in water supply and water quality. Plumbing

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4 Words to Help Reset Your Company’s Core Business Basics

Construction Business Owner

4 Words to Help Reset Your Company’s Core Business Basics. Alex Headley. Tue, 02/23/2021 - 08:13.

Mud Flooring- Characteristics, Materials, Procedure, Pros & Cons

Civiconcepts

Mud flooring is one of the types of flooring. When our ancestors shifted to building homes, they first started off with building mud houses. Even when they started to build houses with bamboo strips, the flooring type was still mud flooring.

Are EH Rated Work Boots Static Dissipative Shoes?

Work Gearz

Whenever we talk about Electric Hazard rated boots (EH) and Electro Static Dissipative boots (ESD) there is often confusion between the two.

Many Workers Want Workplaces To Stay Closed Until Vaccines Available

Business Facilities

More than half of workers say employers should offer vaccine incentives, 42 percent say employers should delay re-opening, finds new Eagle Hill research. Read: Many Workers Want Workplaces To Stay Closed Until Vaccines Available at BusinessFacilities.com.

Spotlight on AI in Construction

Constructech

When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit in full force, it seemed futile to even consider what the future might hold—let alone make a bold prediction about a particular subset of technology.

Water Treatment Process Steps

Civiconcepts

The Water Treatment Process includes the treatment of water supplied to the household for drinking and other utility purposes and also the waste water to be disposed off into the water sources. The Water Treatment Processes involved in both the supply of water and wastewater differ in many ways.

Will Mink Oil Help in Shining Boots?

Work Gearz

Mink oil is derived from the fatty hide of a mink and protects leather boots against, mildew, salt, damage due to dirt, and other hazardous elements. It has waterproofing abilities and can also keep the leather moisturized.

Toyota Investing $210M In West Virginia Expansion

Business Facilities

Toyota Motor Manufacturing West Virginia will create 100 new jobs as the company upgrades an existing engine production line in Buffalo, WV. Read: Toyota Investing $210M In West Virginia Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

Deere Q1 Sales Rise 19%

Construction Equipment

First-quarter sales for Deere & Company rose 19 percent over the same period in 2020, to 9.1 billion. Sales of equipment—agriculture and construction—were up 23 percent in the quarter to $8.1 billion. Net income was $1.2 billion, up from $517 million in the same period of 2020. John Deere

Transportation of Concrete (Top 9 Methods)

Civiconcepts

In concrete production, Transportation of Concrete is a significant activity, and it is done by a variety of methods and types of equipment.

9 Best Red Wing Work Boots

Work Gearz

Red Wing is a brand that has been in existence for almost a century now. They started small with only a corner store in the quiet river town of Minnesota, and from there the brand rose to fame by producing handmade footwear for the US military in both the World Wars.

What Are Design/Build Services?

Wolgast Corporation

Design/Build Construction is a project delivery method in which one forges a single contract with the owner to provide architectural/engineering design services and construction services.

[VIDEO] 3D-Printed School to Take Shape

Construction Equipment

A new project in Madagascar is using 3D printing to create new schools. Non-profit organization Thinking Huts has partnered with architectural design agency Studio Mortazavi to create the world’s first 3D-printed school on the campus of a university in Fianarantsoa, Madagascar. According to We

Rising costs push developers to consider modular construction

BD+C

Every young child engrossed in building blocks and construction toys will eventually upgrade, moving from bulky bricks to more diverse, nimble Legos to develop ever-more-detailed, expressive systems of preadolescent architecture.

Should I Use Mink Oil On Cowboy Boots?

Work Gearz

Mink oil is the most incredible savior for your lifeless and dull cowboy boots, without a doubt! Nobody likes cracked or dried up boots: do you? No, you don’t, right?

Finally, an Air-Conditioned Hard Hat is on the Horizon

Construction Junkie

image courtesy of Feher Research Inc. It seems a little odd to be talking about air-conditioning when much of the United States hit some incredibly low temperatures in recent days, but a product that I learned about recently is just too exciting to ignore.

American Augers, Trencor Sold Through Ditch Witch

Construction Equipment

American Augers and Trencor Products will now be sold through the Ditch Witch Division. The Ditch Witch Division will offer the full product lines, parts, and service for both the American Augers and Trencor brands. Dealership and factory personnel have been working together to prepare for

Plans for Populous-designed performance venue unveiled

BD+C

OverActive Media has recently revealed details of its new $500 million performance venue located in Toronto. The project, which includes a theatre-style entertainment venue and hotel complex, will be built in the heart of the historic CNE Grounds.

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Best Budget Work Boots (High Quality and Affordable)

Work Gearz

So, you are on a tight budget, but you really need to purchase a new pair of work boots. Fear not! There are a good number of affordable work boots out there for you to choose from without breaking the bank.

Looking Inward to See the Road Ahead

Safety Services Company

“I don’t know what we’ll do. In this job market it’s difficult to find a full-time HSE pro that really understands our business.”. This is one of many similar comments we heard from customers over the last two years.

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