Category: Trends

Rethinking Traditional Construction Project Management—Part 1 of 5

Editor’s Note: This is Part 1 of a five-part series on Construction Project Management The lifeblood of any construction company is the construction project itself. How those projects are managed can make or break the company. That makes project managers...

/ May 17, 2018

Asbestos Still Life Threatening for Construction Workers

Despite regulations, asbestos is still a real and present danger for construction workers. Though 42 percent of construction deaths involve falls, a surprising 17 percent are attributed to exposure to toxic materials like asbestos. In fact, approximately 100,000 workers are...

/ May 9, 2018
Innovative building materials like cross-laminated timber may change high-rise construction. Get insights into this trend.

Building Trends: An Old Material Becomes New Again

Innovative building materials like cross-laminated timber may change high-rise construction. Get insights into this trend.

/ May 8, 2018
Construction has seen solid growth recently, but contractors should still plan for future downturns. Get some tips to stay ahead.

Plan Ahead to Manage Change and Construction Risk

Construction has seen solid growth recently, but contractors should still plan for future downturns. Get some tips to stay ahead.

/ May 1, 2018

The ABCs of BYOD in Construction

Contractors are Leveraging Power of Construction Management Software and Mobile Applications for Growth, But Where Do Responsibilities for Device Management Lie? A couple of years ago, a colleague of mine lost his iPad after leaving it in a rental car...

/ April 27, 2018
Technology stories dominated construction news this month. See what’s new and worth keeping your eye on.

State of the Construction Industry: April Roundup

Technology stories dominated construction news this month. See what’s new and worth keeping your eye on.

/ April 26, 2018