How to select your project delivery method, contractor, and construction method.
A construction project can be a long and arduous process. But there are three things you can do today to get started in the right direction. These basic steps, with some research and planning, will prepare you for future Read More
The Latest Trends in Commercial Office Space Design
Take a look at your office space. Is it stuck in traditional and outdated style and functionality? Maybe it’s time for a refresh, or maybe it’s time to look for a new space altogether. In any case, updating your commercial office design Read More
A Roof that Outlasts All Others: Go Metal
It might not be the most appealing part of your building, but your roof is certainly one of the most important. A good roof maintains the integrity of your building and protects all that’s under it from being exposed to unforgiving weather. Read More
Generation Z is Interested in Construction—Here’s How to Help them Get There
The construction industry has a lot to offer for those who
are considered part of “Generation Z,” born between 1995 and 2010. The industry
is a promising career field for them for a couple of reasons—the important
thing Read More
Is Your Construction Project Reaching its Highest Potential? (Pun Intended)
Above all other sectors, drone usage is finding a
comfortable home in the construction industry, growing by 239%
One of the main components to successful construction
project management that we’ve been heavily talking about recently is being able
How Lean Building can Eliminate Waste and Improve Efficiency
Economic pressures (that include preventing another recession) are pushing hard on today’s construction industry to improve productivity and eliminate waste. Over the past 20 years, the manufacturing sector has increased its labor productivity by 3.6%, and the construction sector by only Read More
Using the same contractors to design and build your next project
There was a time when the thought of using the same contractors to design and build a construction project was outrageous.
Those days are over.
The master design-build approach has quickly surpassed
the role of an alternative way to Read More
4 Ways Technology is Here to Help
“Humans have this amazing ability to take a challenging situation, think in real time and then be able to adjust to it.” – Scott Peters, President and Co-founder of Construction Robotics
This is something that most robots can’t do.
There’s a fear circling Read More
So, What is Modular Construction?
Modular construction is the process of building parts of a structure, or the entire construction, away from the job site—in a controlled indoor environment (an off-site manufacturing plant). The building is then brought to the job site, completed and ready for the finishing touches Read More
From facility construction to wearing PPE, ways to protect against infection
According to the CDC, one
out of every 20 patients will develop a Healthcare-Associated Infection (HAI).
Annually, these infections specifically are contracted by 1.7 million patients
and cause 99,000 deaths. There are financial burdens as well, with an Read More