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By Jeff Wing
September 22, 2016
A drone inspection here, a digital punch list there....U.S. builders are still largely hesitant to fully dive into construction tech. Read more.
August number is off by 100,000 houses. Louisiana floods may be partly to blame, but the figures still don't quite square. Read more.
The completed South Mountain Freeway will offer a second traffic artery through Central Phoenix. Read more.
As wood and wood-based composites compete with steel for strength and flexibility, the world's tallest wooden structures are gaining more attention. And respect. Read more.
Optician Sol Moscot's business has been located at 86 Delancy in Manhattan since 1936. At the city's request he is moving across the street so they can replace his former 2-story offices with a 29,000 foot high rise. Read more.
The news is good and bad. Good: There are some industries even less invested in digital. Bad: Those industries are hunting and agriculture. Read more.
The company has pioneered the "working superintendent" as part of its "speed building" brand. Read more.
The construction sector needs to own up to the immigrant workforce that has so much to do with its success. Read more.
With reduction of Industrial Arts programs in public schools, the next wave of builders are not just going to arise from the grassroots. Construction is looking for ways to spark passion in young people. Read more.
Gilbane has long had an in-company resource that allows its employees to anonymously report concerns. Now they have expanded the service to their clients, subcontractors, vendors, and other partners. Read more.
North Dakota Tribes Seek Review of Pipelines Under Reservoir
That master strategist Sun Tzu knew a thing or two about out-thinking the competition. Turns out his focus on strategy over strength can be applied to gaining an edge in the construction industry. ... 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
The National Association of Women in Construction has a new executive vice president. This change marks a “brand new day and brand new way” for the... Read More
Every construction business owner can learn a lot from competitors. But merely copying them won't do. You will just always stay one step behind. So... 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