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By Justine Diaz
April 20, 2017
As job security improves, more Americans are seeking homes. But even with a wave of construction, a dwindling supply of new and existing homes is a major drag on the market.
Educational and inspiring, these programs show the past, present, and future of construction worldwide. Get your popcorn ready…
Amid US–Canada trade deal uncertainty, the price of lumber remains unpredictable. But some clarity may come next week, as the International Trade Commission is expected to make a big announcement.
To allow more time for outreach about the regulation and provide companies with more informational materials and guidance, OSHA has pushed back the start date on a regulation that will reduce lung cancer, silicosis, and other ailments.
During its annual Utah State Convention and EIC Awards Dinner the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) awarded the Beverly Taylor Sorenson Center of the Arts project the ‘Champion of the Year’.
According to the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), “As Americans consider proposals to rebuild our nation’s deteriorating infrastructure, it is imperative that lawmakers pass measures that support fairness and efficiency.”
Sometimes when you need to shuffle around some earth, a giant shovel or even an excavator won't do. Sometimes, you need a giant chainsaw.
Improved project efficiency and government mandates are the primary drivers of growth in the market. As BIM technology gets pushed further into the industry's mainstream, will this encourage further innovations? Or will BIM be outdated by 2022?
Once known as the smoky city, Pittsburgh’s environmental renaissance has been dramatic enough to make other metropolitan areas green with envy. The evidence of that comes in the form of some of Pittsburgh’s most prominent buildings.
US New-Home Sales Climb to 8-Month High in March
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