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By Jeff Wing
September 29, 2016
Sergio Lienlaf's illness prevented him from exiting his own home until a construction samaritan poured his expertise into remaking the man's house––and daily life. Read more.
The incredibly sensitive telescope dish is nearly a third of a mile in diameter and can detect traces of hydrogen in distant space. Any aliens living secret lives in our cities are likely amused at the effort. Read more.
The sudden popularity and million-and-one business uses of drone technology point to an industry dominated by gadget-loving men. Possibly. Read more.
Soon buildings will be assembled by robots, some warn. Human Resistance saboteurs prepare for coming global conflict by tying robot workboot laces together. Read more.
The future of construction depends on the willingness of young people to choose construction as a career. The promise of robots and drones is proving to be a plus. Read more.
The construction sector is almost grateful for work slowdown as skilled worker shortage continues. Read more.
Orlando's much-contested "agrihood" promises 2,100 homes, a 20-acre park, and an enormous community garden––all wrapped in an agricultural theme. Read more.
Young adults as a group are having the most difficulty finding affordable housing. More affordable than mom and dad's place, that is. Read more.
The Envision certification confers Green credentials on infrastructure projects. Read more.
Recent inquiries are focusing on foundational piles that don't reach bedrock, and a terse letter by Millenium's Chief Engineer. Read more.
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Take a look at some of the various ways that climate change will be affecting the construction industry in the distant future and find out what you can do about it. Read More
If you're a construction worker, you're most likely working physical labor and it can get hot if you're working under the sun. Here's a guide for h... Read More
Pete says that Procore quickly breaks down the complicated pieces of data in his jobs, and presents them to the end user in a digestible format. "T... Read More
Hear Brad Hyatt, Associate Professor at California State University Fresno, discuss what students are learning in school to prepare them for const... Read More
Ever wonder what’s the difference between a general contractor and construction manager? Well, you’re not alone! To help clear up any confusion, we... Read More
Construction has always had a somewhat complicated relationship with technology. Over the last few decades there have been improvements in material... Read More
J. Colin Cagney, a director, KPMG Major Projects Advisory, knows that while most companies want to use data analytics to increase, they’re often no... Read More