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Skilled Labor Shortage: Persistent Challenge

Addressing a persistent challenge According to the Q2 2019 Commercial Construction Index (CCI), when looking at the market trends...

Environmental Solutions

Permeable Pavement Solves Pickleball Court Repair Problems

Porous Pave XLS What is the fastest-growing sport among Americans age 50 or older? Pickleball. Combining elements of tennis,...

Popping the Cork

Spray-on cork finish for building exterior Available for the North Texas market is a green building product from ECOSHIELD...
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DECONSTRUCTION VS. DEMOLITION: Rebuilding Communities

ensuring architectural legacy is preserved for reuse Urban blight is an issue facing many cities across America. Abandoned buildings and...

Management Solutions

Industrial Fall Protection Equipment Market

According to new research report by Global Market Insights, Industrial Fall Protection Equipment Market may exceed $3.8 billion by 2024. PROTECTION IS PARAMOUNT Increasing government regulations...

5 Marketing Tips to Help Your Construction Business Reach the Right Audience

The construction industry is always abuzz with activity. It’s one of the most reliable performers in the business world because the work never stops:...
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Hire a Veteran to Diversify Your Workforce

By Julie Davis Are you tired yet of pulling from the same employment pool? If the answer is yes, then you are ready to explore...

Safety Solutions

A Lesson in Safety Leadership

Twenty-five years ago, Peter Vieveen was just a man in his garage, hoping that the idea he had spawned might lead to a more...

Bullard Revolutionized PPE with the Hard Hat

OSHA made hard hats mandatory in the 70s By Stacey Simmons Millions of workers wear hard...

Tips for Operating Remote-controlled Robots Safely

Remote-controlled robots By Shawn Kirkpatrick Hydrodemolition robots are quickly growing in popularity as an effective and...

Equipment Solutions

Portable Crushing On Site Reduces Cost By Recycling

C & H Paving Inc. has been operating a granite quarry in Sparta, Georgia, for less than one year. As a paving...

Top 4 Ways To Accessorize Earth Drills

Achieve profit with versatility By Mike Hale With the right accessories, earth drills break into new...

Concrete Screeding

Ligchine’s SpiderScreed™ is a lightweight, ultra-maneuverable drive-in screed When Steve Hamilton, co-owner of United Structural Concrete of Orem, Utah,...

Technology Solutions

Operational Efficiency with Digital Transition

For about three decades, Pavecon has been delivering top-of-the-line asphalt and concrete services. Today, Pavecon is an industry leader, operating four companies...

Data Analysis Helps Contractors Improve Project Performance

Helping contractors improve project performance By Donna Laquidara-Carr, Ph.D., LEED AP Are contractors poised to begin...

Build Smarter No Matter the Conditions You Face

Building air barriers Twenty years ago, Mike Young was working as a successful carpenter and bricklayer in Nova Scotia....

Software Solutions

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Mobile App Investment: Plan for a Successful Implementation

By Eric Goldstein The emergence of mobile apps over the past decade has completely changed the way companies do...
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INTEGRATING PROCESSES: Tech+Digital Takeoff

the key to more competitive and accurate estimates For general contractors, estimating is inarguably one of the most important...

What Spreadsheets Lack

Advantages of using construction management software By Michael Wright While the construction industry loves new tools...

Legal Solutions

OSHA’s PSM Standard

By Samantha Catone, Esq. OSHA’s first Process Safety Management Program (PSM) was created in 1992 in response to a series of catastrophic incidents related to...

Subcontractor Injuries

Determining Liability and the Responsible Party By Thomas M. Buckley In today’s legal landscape, contractors need...
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OSHA AND WORKPLACE VIOLENCE

Mitigate Risk: Effective Strategies for Employers By Justin Kaplan, Esq. “Hey, how you doing?” engineer Joseph...

Project Profiles

Draped in Fabricoil

Children's Hosptial New Orleans Parking Garage gets a design boost Children’s Hospital New Orleans, a non-profit children’s hospital located...

Holiday Inn Rebuild

Hotel uses QuadCore to surpass code in reconstruction Kingspan Insulated Panels North America’s QuadCore Technology was specified for a...

Crafting Dreamscapes

By Sean O’Keefe Hardscaping is a term for transforming otherwise common outdoor living spaces into practical, interactive works of...

Maintenance Solutions

State of Charge: Battery Systems

Problems and why they matter By Stefan Eshleman Batteries can be monitored for many different things....

Right Part, Right Time: Part 2 of 3

Improving storeroom efficiency netted bottom line results By Corey Crable In part one of this article,...

Right Part, Right Time: Part 1 of 3

Improving storeroom efficiency netted bottom line results By Corey Crable Superior Paving Corp. has stood as...

Product Releases

LUMAX

New Lubrication Accessory Kit Lumax releases a New Lubrication Accessory Kit. The kit contains 11 of Lumax’s most...

CHEMME-CO

Inside-Out’s 2X Chemme-Co has produced an acid alternative product, formulated for dissolving and removing cured hardened concrete from trucks,...

HONDA POWER EQUIPMENT

GX50 ENGINE The all-new, high-output Honda GX50 expands the company’s Mini-Four Stroke lineup with a more powerful model. Available...

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