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By Justine Diaz
April 6, 2017
Construction spending rebounded in February, as builders took advantage of the warm weather to put up more houses. Find out which markets posted the biggest gains…
The Bloomberg initiative comes amid increased investment in gathering data from cities in real time to inform future design and planning decisions. I bet you’re wondering, what are the criteria?
The buyers of today have high expectations. Add issues of rising cost inflation to this and it is clear that change in real estate construction practices is the need of the hour.
After four years of digging, and being busted for a while, the 57-foot tunneling machine broke through the end wall on Tuesday to complete her long trek beneath Seattle, Washington. The view inside the pit where she emerged was nothing short of dramatic.
Heroes can be anyone—ordinary people who do extraordinary things to help save lives, like three construction workers who sprang into action and rescued a drowning child.
Smart-home technology is gaining ground within the industry as more builders turn to it as a sales point. Still, homeowners aren't as quick to adopt it as a must-have home system. What can you do to use this to your advantage?
Cranes are littering the skies in the Mile-High City as the noise of jackhammers fill the air and lots with “Coming Soon” banners fill the streets. Will this record growth last?
A seven-ton I-beam fell onto a construction worker at a Queens job site Wednesday, seriously injuring him. Without the proper precautions it could have been much, much worse...
“Never in my life, or in the 20-some years that I’ve been doing this, have I seen anything like it,” said one worker. Everybody is doing what they can to mitigate this risk. Are you?
Tom Furlong, VP of Infrastructure at Facebook says “Our project goes beyond just economic impact. We want to do what we can to help the Papillion community continue to thrive, and we look forward to being part of the community.” Here’s how they plan to do that….
Weekly Grind: Innovations, Opportunities, and Jobs Well Done
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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
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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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