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By Justine Diaz
February 23, 2017
Construction input prices collectively rose by one percent on a monthly basis, according to analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today by Associated Builders and Contractors. Here’s what you need to know to protect your margins.
The general contractor has signed on to an early adopter program and will field test the technology this year. Skanska reps say this will lead to project efficiencies that speed delivery while reducing costs. You’re gonna want this on your jobsite...
Despite current political and economic uncertainty, this market is expected to continue as the largest construction market in the world.
Association officials cited three types of proposals that threaten to drive construction costs even higher. Here are the ones that you should look out for...
This robot can help you build with all the benefits of factory-like precision and convenience of conventional on-site construction. So what is the state-of-the-art for construction robots? Thanks to the work of Markus Giftthaler at ETH Zurich, we have answers.
The construction of high-rise tower projects like Mission Bay Uber and thousands of homes in the Hunters Point Shipyard are signs of prosperous times in San Francisco. But with billions of dollars invested in redevelopment areas, the city is falling short of its goals...
According to the 2017-2026 National Construction and Maintenance Looking Forward forecast, after two years of decline, construction activity is expected to edge slightly higher this year. Some provinces are projected to do better than others.
Scott Goldsmith, professor emeritus of economics says, “We have two big problems... the softness of the overall economy and not knowing what in the world is going to come out of our state this year.” Find out what contractors in the region are doing to mitigate these risks.
One of the largest general contractors in South Florida is using technology to enhance safety before workers ever step onto a construction site. Could this help lower your EMR score?
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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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