“Top 10 (US) Construction Apps”

Extranet Evolution

Idaho, US-based TSheets – a provider of SaaS-based, time-tracking, scheduling and pricing applications – recently ran a “ Top 10 Construction Apps ” programme.

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A US construction IT snapshot

Extranet Evolution

In July 2015, Capterra asked 100 US construction managers about their software purchasing decisions, though it’s a survey that poses as many questions as it asks.

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Another Viewpoint US acquisition

Extranet Evolution

The latest move by the Portland, Oregon-based company has been the acquisition of another US business , Pennsylvania-based Maxwell Systems , who provide takeoff and estimating, project management and accounting solutions.

U.S. Innovation Hubs: Inventing the Future

Business Facilities Blog

Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Business Clusters/Corridors California Cover Story Featured Post Illinois Magazine Magazine Highlights Manufacturing Michigan New York North Carolina Ohio Public Private Partnerships Recent Issues Tennessee Texas U.S. -

Map of the biggest construction companies in the US


But one can’t talk about construction and big companies without talking about the US as well. Therefore we made a list of the biggest construction companies in the US in each state, and assembled them into a massive spreadsheet.

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U.S. appeals court rules against OSHA on machine guards

FDR Safety

The 8th U.S. The post U.S. A federal appeals court has ruled against OSHA in a case stemming from a fatal accident involving a lathe at a manufacturing plant, saying that the agency’s interpretation of its regulations on machine guards “strains a common sense reading.”. Circuit Court of Appeals found that regulations were designed to protect workers from “point of contact risks and risks associated with the routine operation of lathes, such as flakes and sparks.”


Biggest Construction Companies In The US


In the US there are a lot of construction companies doing different work within areas like commercial, institutional, industrial, and civil construction services. But who are the biggest construction companies in the US?

Join us at Groundbreak - The First Construction Technology Conference of its Kind!


Join us for Groundbreak at Procore''s headquarters on California''s beautiful Central Coast. Wine and dine with thought leaders in the industry and the Procore team to learn more about Procore best practices, and help influence the 2015 product roadmap.

Bain Capital pays US$230M for stake in 4Projects parent Viewpoint

Extranet Evolution

Hot news from Portland, Oregon is an announcement that US investment firm Bain Capital has made an investment of around US$230 million in Viewpoint Construction Software , the parent (since February 2013 ) of Newcastle, UK-based SaaS construction collaboration software vendor 4Projects. Earlier this year, the company acquired US-based AEC SME estimating and ERP vendor Maxwell Systems ( post ). Software-as-a-Service US Viewpoint

Bipartisan Bill Will Help Companies Design, Manufacture In The U.S.

Business Facilities Blog

The Invent and Manufacture in America Act provides a tax cut for companies that conduct R&D in the U.S., Bipartisan Bill Will Help Companies Design, Manufacture In The U.S. and manufacture products resulting from that R&D in America. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions - The Source For Corporate Site Selectors.

Honda Smart House US Ready For Testing

Jetson Green

The Honda Smart House US has recently been constructed on campus at the University of California (UC), Davis. The Honda Smart Home US is run by the company’s home energy management system (HEMS).

Facilities Management in the U.S. – R.I.P.

Building Information Management

Facilities Management in the U.S. What will it take for the U.S. – R.I.P. If is see another article about how great facilities management professionals (FMers) are, or how misunderstood, I think my head will explode.

U.S. Auto Parts Manufacturing Jobs Up

Business Facilities Blog

The largest industry employer of manufacturing jobs in the U.S. Read U.S. has grown nearly 19 percent since 2012, according to a new economic impact study. Auto Parts Manufacturing Jobs Up on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Automotive Business Clusters/Corridors Daily News Featured Surveys & Research automotive parts Employment Expansion Manufacturing MEMA mobility industry research Site Selection

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Clean Water Crisis Threatens US

Construction Equipment

. . . The situation has grown so dire the U.S. The current article by Sarah Ferris and Peter Sullivan, "Clean Water Crisis Threatens US " , posted on thehill.com deserves your attention

Trump: U.S. Will Exit Paris Climate Agreement

ENR Construction

Calling the Paris climate treaty a burden on American businesses, President Trump on June 1 said he would renegotiate the United States' role in the non-binding climate treaty, or he would start negotiations on a new climate treaty

New study finds green construction is major U.S. economic driver

Constructor Magazine

Green building sector of the U.S. The green building sector is outpacing overall construction growth in the U.S. construction industry slated to contribute 2.3 million jobs in 2015, growing to 3.3 million by 2018.

Five U.S. Cities Where The Cost Of Living Is Rising Fastest

Business Facilities Blog

Read: Five U.S. A new study from GOBankingRates identifies the cities across America that have seen the largest increase in cost of living expenses from 2016 to 2017. Cities Where The Cost Of Living Is Rising Fastest. Featured Quality Of Life Surveys & Research Workforce Development cost of living Employment GOBankingRates research Site Selection

Flying into a US adventure

Construction Marketing Ideas

Of course, this event occurs as the US is on the verge of default, presumably to be resolved or escalated as the summit occurs. This morning, I’m on a plane to Raleigh, North Carolina.

UK exclusive: 4Projects acquired by US ERP vendor ViewPoint

Extranet Evolution

A presence in the US market was not a factor in the decision, I learned from a pre-announcement conference call yesterday.

Chinese Real Estate Investment Plays Growing Role In U.S. Economy

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Chinese direct investment in U.S. real estate has grown dramatically and visibly since 2010, according to a new report by Asia Society and Rosen Consulting Group (RCG) , Breaking Ground: Chinese Investment in U.S. Chinese capital has had a significant impact on the U.S.

The U.S. Construction Industry Forecast for 2016

Construction Business Owner

As the unemployment rate declines, investment in both residential and commercial U.S. The United States construction industry is viewed as a key indicator of the strength of the American economy, consumer confidence and unemployment trends.

First US Mass-Timber Tower Is OK'd

ENR Construction

Authorities having jurisdiction in Oregon and Portland have granted a building permit for the 12-story Framework, which is on deck to become the tallest, pure mass-timber structure in the Americas and the tallest mass-timber building in the U.S.

U.S. Supertowers, Megaprojects Retake Center Stage

ENR Construction

Supertowers are popping up in cities across the U.S., megadevelopments are back and trends in green buildings and modular construction continue. Buildings

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$6B Cost Estimate Increase Imperils U.S. Nuclear Projects

ENR Construction

’s recent realization of more than $6 billion in additional costs related to completing construction of two U.S. Westinghouse Electric Co.’s nuclear projects forced the firm to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on March 29

Stream of U.S. OSHA Penalty Press Releases Dries Up

ENR Construction

OSHA press releases often provide the punitive blow that has more impact than the final financial penalty


Viewpoint: US Infrastructure Finance Needs Disruption

ENR Construction

Studying each major party candidate’s infrastructure plans—good intentions notwithstanding—reminds me of what it must have been like to participate in military strategy debate in 1939: There is a depressing “fighting the last war” sense to the plans

Facilities Management in the U.S. – R.I.P.

Building Information Management

Facilities Management in the U.S. What will it take for the U.S. – R.I.P. If I see another article about how great facilities management professionals (FMers) are, or how misunderstood, I think my head will explode.

The first timber high-rise in the U.S. set for construction in Portland


To some, the idea of timber high-rises is still a contentious issue, with much of the debate focused on aspects of fire safety, but that hasn’t stopped Lever Architecture from designing what will become the first timber high-rise in the United States

Opportunities And Challenges For Small And Midsized U.S. Manufacturing Businesses

Business Facilities Blog

Customer insights reveal that proximity to U.S. Opportunities And Challenges For Small And Midsized U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. customers is a key competitive advantage. Manufacturing Businesses appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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U.S. hourly compensation rates in construction trades

Constructor Magazine

by Alex Carrick. This article sets the scene for what is already a simmering topic and is sure to heat up further in the months ahead - mounting pressure on wage rates in construction. read more. Management Plumbing

US Nuke Project Owners Prepare for Worst From Westinghouse

ENR Construction

Utilities cite surety bonds and hundreds of millions of dollars in letters of credit in backup plans

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Viewpoint establishes US data centre for 4Projects

Extranet Evolution

4Projects ‘ parent Viewpoint Construction Software has extended its commitment to the UK-developed SaaS-based project collaboration solution, already being heavily marketed in north America ( post ), by opening a new data centre in the US.

NYC Most, Huntsville Least Expensive U.S. Office Markets

Business Facilities Blog

New York, NY is the most expensive U.S. Using data from its 2016 Office Experience Exchange Report (Office EER), BOMA has compiled a list of the most and least expensive office markets in the U.S., Read NYC Most, Huntsville Least Expensive U.S.

Your Call Is Important to Us

Construction Business Owner

“Thank you for waiting; your call is important to us, and we will attempt to answer it as soon as possible.” That message is a common one, and waiting on hold often represents a source of irritation for consumers around the world.

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Official Minnesota Vikings U.S. Bank Stadium construction time-lapse

Constructor Magazine

The just-released time-lapse showcases 32-months of progress with high-definition imagery. read more. Video

U.S. Construction – Improving Efficiency & Competitiveness

Building Information Management

40 percent of primary energy use in the United States, 40 percent of the U.S. Advancing the Competitiveness and Efficiency of the U.S. Few experts would disagree that there is a lot of room for improvement with respect to the renovation, repair, sustainability, and construction of the built environment(1.). The importance in doing so lies in the facts that the construction sector has major impact upon our economy and our environment(2.).

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U.S. Hits Japanese, Turkish Rebar Shipments with Tariffs

ENR Construction

Duties on rebar from Japan reach more than 200

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