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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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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
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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