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By Justine Diaz
April 27, 2017
Unlike other executive orders that aim to streamline project schedules and cut red tape, President Trump’s "Buy American and Hire American" measure could put more restrictions on the construction industry.
Falls are the number one cause of death among construction workers, accounting for 37 percent of deaths in the industry. We can do better. Here’s what to do about it...
A low deposit home loan scheme is among measures that would help ease the affordability problem crippling parts of Australia’s housing sector. Will it work?
The average cost of a new home in America could increase as the Trump administration imposes new tariffs on Canadian lumber. Find out by how much...
As the labor shortage in the U.S. continues only 17 states have added new jobs. If projects continue to remain manpower-intensive, plans in the pipeline could be hindered.
Fire officials cite the type of materials used in construction -- all permitted by code -- as a factor in how hard the fire was to fight. It’s something that you might be using on your jobsite...
No matter what size your contracting business, or what sector you operate in, the rise of P3s offers opportunities. Are P3 partnerships right for your company?
Sometimes workers take safety shortcuts to save time and money. But it’s how often they’re doing it that is turning heads, killing margins, and putting themselves at constant risk.
From airports and dams to subways and industrial complexes, these are the top 10 largest construction project starts in Canada so far this year. See for yourself...
The goal is to make construction safer, cheaper, faster and even more creative. This could be the tool to help get you there.
US Construction Spending Slipped in March
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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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