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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

Next-Generation Talent: Creating Diversity in the Workforce

Encouraging diversity in the construction workforce Global pipe joining solutions provider and construction productivity company Victaulic recently celebrated a...

Workplace Zombies: How to Avoid the Living Dead

By Kate Zabriskie Promoting engagement one person at a time Zombies in the workplace are soul-sucking,...

Telematics for Productivity

In a culture that revolves around instant gratification, there is a higher expectation for efficiency than ever before. To ensure the maximum...

Safety Solutions

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...

On-Site Safety

Having a dedicated risk and safety director pays dividends By Murray Rice I have been running...

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

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....
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Digital Transformation of Ready Mix

The construction industry in the U.S. has reached a critical milestone in its technology transformation. Aggregate suppliers and ready-mix fleet companies are...

Software Solutions

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Mobile App Investment: Plan for a Successful Implementation

The emergence of mobile apps over the past decade has completely changed the way companies do business. Jobs or tasks that were...
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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

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 “Hey, how you doing?” engineer Joseph Scott asked coworker and fellow engineer DeWayne...
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Inclusion: A Critical Element for Workforce in Construction and Design

A skilled workforce is an indispensable element of successful design and construction in the United States. Projects begin with the designs and...

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

Hardscaping is a term for transforming otherwise common outdoor living spaces into practical, interactive works of art. The landscape and hardscape work...

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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