Tag: construction

Explore our list of the top seven examples of engineering genius and modern construction marvels from around the world.

7 Modern Marvels in Construction

Ingenuity. Imagination. Invention. These are the three criteria upon which we chose the seven greatest man-made marvels of the modern world. Not just the biggest or the most expensive projects, but the truest examples of engineering genius, architectural innovation, resourceful...

/ March 23, 2017
A few common contractor mistakes can lead to jobsite accidents, higher costs, and delayed deadlines. Here’s how to avoid them.

10 Most Common Contractor Mistakes

One of the last things any contractor wants to happen during the final stage of a build is to discover the project has gone over budget or that deadlines won’t be met. And the very last thing they want is...

/ March 21, 2017
A whole new year means a whole lot of changes for the industry. See how new standards could affect your next build.

8 Changes Coming to Construction in 2017

With a new year before us, a new administration ahead of us, and new smarter buildings rising all around us, we thought it would be an ideal time to shed light on some prominent changes coming to the construction industry...

/ March 15, 2017
how will smart buildings and the internet of things affect construction in 2017?

The Rise of Smart Buildings

  In today’s world, “location, location, location” has been replaced by innovation, innovation, innovation. Technology and construction materials are getting smarter, so it should be no surprise that entire buildings are getting smarter, too.

/ January 24, 2017

6 Tips for Construction Project Management

Construction projects almost always involve large teams and lengthy timelines, which can make project management of individual tasks a challenge. Staying on top of subcontracted costs, bids, deadlines, and materials while juggling jobsite duties and office paperwork can be overwhelming...

/ January 16, 2017
The newest technologies and devices that will revolutionize the construction industry.

New Tech Trends Coming to Construction

We are officially living in the future. New technology emerges every day, allowing entire industries to do things they never imagined possible. The construction industry is seeing many of these technological advancements, too — from apps that let entire teams...

/ January 9, 2017