Category: Interaction of Expertise

Construction Processes, Design, Interaction of Expertise

5 Tips to Keep Your Construction Project on Schedule

April 20, 2018

Via: ConstructConnect

Keeping your construction projects on schedule to meet your completion deadline is no easy task. Adverse weather, costly rework, unavailable resources and subcontractor default are just a few of the things that can throw your timeline off course. Damages and […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise, Procurement

Tishman Speyer to begin building The Spiral in Manhattan

April 16, 2018

Via: Construction Global

Leading New York-based construction company Tishman Speyer has announced that it is set to begin constructing The Spiral in Manhattan, having both secured a $1.8bn loan from Blackstone Mortgage Trust, and finalized an 800,000 square foot lease with Pfizer. Costing […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

How to combat the busy construction season

March 30, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

There is always that demanding construction season, depending on the state, that we get slammed. Plans are piled on your desk, the phone is constantly ringing, and everyone is hanging over your desk waiting, waiting, impatiently sighing… So, you sink […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Can construction connect more with technology?

March 30, 2018

Via: Construction Global

Last year, the construction industry was found to be one of the least digitised industries. Alongside the fact that construction labour productivity has not kept pace with overall productivity, it seems the need to invest in technology to keep the […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Will Bon-Ton grow its Carson’s chain in restructuring?

February 5, 2018

Via: Commercial Construction and Renovation

Bon-Ton Stores’ plan to turn around its struggling department store brands includes the usual calls to close underperforming stores and boost online sales. But it’s also considering opening new stores in cities other retailers are leaving behind and throwing more […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Weak hydrogen bonds key to strong, tough infrastructure

January 30, 2018

Via: Construction News ScienceDaily

The right mix of hydrogen bonds in polymer and cement composites is critical to making strong, tough and ductile infrastructure material, according to Rice University scientists who want to mimic the mechanics of mother-of-pearl and similar natural composites with synthetic […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Construction business updates for January 2018

January 24, 2018

Via: ENR

Peter Rooney has become a vice president and national practice lead for energy engineering and construction at design firm VHB. He has experience in energy generation and transmission, transportation and wastewater treatment sectors. He is based in Hauppauge, N.Y. The […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Why architects and engineers like metal building systems

January 15, 2018

Via: BDCNetwork

From the stand-point of architects and engineers, there’s a lot to like about metal building systems.  The combination of design flexibility and high value-to-cost enable design professionals to provide their clients with cost-effective solutions for their practical and aesthetic requirements.Over […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Construction Marketing Association 2018 Marketing Outlook

January 12, 2018

Via: Construction Marketing Blog

“Marketing is changing rapidly, and the AEC and building products categories are no exception,” states CMA Chairman Neil M. Brown. With such immense and rapid change on the horizon, it’s important to identify tactics, strategies, and best practices in the construction […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

2018 Construction Industry Trends: Here’s What to Expect

January 8, 2018

Via: Construction Management – Capterra Blog

It’s hard to believe, but 2017 is almost over. Some impressive things have happened this year in the construction world. Did you hear about the world’s longest bridge, set for completion in 2017 and opening to traffic in 2018? The […]