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How Much Money are You Losing Today?

If you’re managing a construction project, or are a construction business owner, there are plenty of ways for you to lose money every hour, let alone every day. Construction projects are filled with risk; they require exacting coordination, and there are many physical assets to keep track of.
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Canada

Taking Wooden Construction to New Heights

In many parts of the world, wooden construction is limited to the garden shed. However, in Canada, architects have now put the good ol’ garden shed on steroids.

In some jurisdictions across Canada, wooden construction is still limited to four storeys, but in 2018, Ontario code revisions allow wood-framed residential and office buildings up to six storeys.

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Canada

Proven Ways to Keep Workers Safe

Going to work for many people can be hazardous and even deadly. Canadian workers compensation boards reported that 904 workers died due to work-related causes and almost a quarter of a million workers reported lost-time injuries in 2016.

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Business

How to Train and Retain Your Best Workers

A chain is only as strong as its weakest link, and the same could be said for a company. A workforce only being as strong as its weakest worker. Yet, it’s the strongest who are most likely to leave if they’re not motivated.

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Canada

The Evolution of Construction Technology

Anyone who studies history understands that to look back is to look forward. And it seems construction technology follows suit.

As construction is rapidly moving into a digital-first world, companies are seeing major shifts thanks to how technology helps them streamline practices, reinvent personnel and equipment management, and even utilize virtual and augmented reality to ideate, construct, and maintain their buildings.

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Business

How Much Money Is Your Construction Project Losing Today?

If you’re managing a construction project, or are a construction business owner, there are plenty of ways for you to lose money every hour, let alone every day. Construction projects are filled with risk; they require exacting coordination, and there are many physical assets that need tracking.

Read More »
Canada

The Future of Cement is 3D

Nature is a common source of inspiration for builders and architects. They often turn to natural elements to incorporate them into their designs borrowing from their perfect symmetry, impeccable forms and strength developed over millions of years of evolution.…

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