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By Jeff Wing
October 6, 2016
Calais is the French port town that lies along the narrowest part of the English Channel. Britain is paying Calais $2.6M to build a 12' wall there. Why? In order to stop immigrant asylum seekers from entering the UK. Read more.
In a useful new twist on the augmented reality tech already used in construction planning, workers thoroughly familiarize themselves with an accurately rendered virtual model of the coming project jobsite. Fewer surprises means greater safety. Read more.
As Matthew makes landfall, Florida construction projects look at Haitian devastation and do their best to batten down the jobsites. It's not looking good. Read more.
In another sign of robust construction expansion, the jobs outlook news continues to spur confidence in the sector. Read more.
The eye-popping glass and steel symbol of American strength is also a notable green achievement, with 40% recycled materials content and self-powering elevators, to name just two innovations. Read more.
The next summer olympics are still four years away, but Japan has tossed aside one plan and embraced another as it ramps up to the massive build. Read more.
An embrace of technology and vastly improved construction delivery systems are among the factors that keep the non-residential sector growing. Read more.
They're installing a huge new bridge over the UK's Highway M56, and just the delivery of the assembled pieces to the site is something to behold. Read more.
385,000 leasable square feet will ease the stress on SD's overbooked convention center while bringing dollars to city coffers. Read more.
The much talked-about IoT will connect construction's vast array of machines to an Internet that will monitor, report, and track. Read more.
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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’ve broken down the roles and responsibilities of ... 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
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
Congress has passed the final version of the federal tax reform bill, and it will soon head to President Donald Trump to be signed into law. The qu... Read More
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