Editorial Guidelines

Modern Contractor Solutions is a national construction magazine focusing on relevant topics for day-to-day operations of the commercial general and concrete contractor. Articles are concise, getting right to the point, which is preferred by on-the-go contractors dealing with busy schedules. In addition to Industry News, Product Releases, and the What’s Trending, each issue of the magazine features the same sections:

  • Project Profiles                                                     
  • Equipment Solutions                       
  • Environmental Solutions               
  • Management Solutions                  
  • Software Solutions                            
  • Legal Solutions
  • Technology Solutions                      
  • Safety Solutions                                   
  • Maintenance Solutions

See the Media Kit for the monthly editorial focus.

HOW TO SUBMIT AN ARTICLE FOR CONSIDERATION: Please answer the following questions and submit via email to the editor in chief (donna@mcsmag.com):

  • Proposed article title
  • Author name with title, company, and contact Information (include phone, website, and email)
  • Brief author bio (two or three sentences)
  • Brief company information (one or two sentences depicting nature of business)
  • Article summary (brief description of the specific message and focus of the article)
  • Indicate if photos (working shots) are available

Please note:

  • Articles are to be educational in focus, offering solutions and relevant information for construction matters geared towards a company’s decision makers.
  • Include mention of specific equipment and services as it relates to the article focus.
  • Keep in mind that all stories are edited as needed for space and clarity.
  • High-resolution images to be a minimum of 300 dpi.

Please direct press releases to the editor in chief: donna@mcsmag.com