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By Procore Editorial staff
August 5, 2016
Construction workers busily refurbishing a Portland, Oregon high school may have been exposed to dangerous airborne lead through the pulverized paint chips and paint dust on the site. The subcontractor who is the target of the complaint points out that workers were wearing respirators and were not wearing hazmat suits because they were not over-exposed. OSHA refers to scraping as a "trigger task" that can "expose workers to extreme amounts of lead." OSHA's rules apply to "renovation of structures, substrates, or portions thereof, that contain lead, or materials containing lead." Read more...
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During ConstructConnect's 2018 Design & Construction Outlook webinar held on November 1, Kermit Baker, chief economist for the American Institute of Architects talked about the year-to-date movemen... 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
As an architectural statement, the campus is a monument both to Apple’s corporate success and centrality to the global tech culture. At 176 acres, ... Read More
August 8, 2016
"Some of the cool things that we're doing on job sites today are with Rovers and the alive platform. Alive is that software platform that glues to... Read More
You have worked hard all year long, so you deserve something extra special. Not sure what you want? Check out our construction-focused gift guide. ... Read More
We’ve compiled a list of our must attend trade-shows for 2018 that will help put yourself in a place that can open doors to your future. From green... Read More
We've selected eight women from all walks of life to ask them one common question: what advice would you give women who want to enter the construct... Read More