The largest commercial construction starts of April 2024

May 28, 2024

Category: News

Project groundbreakings posted their largest increase of the year in April after a slow start, according to Dodge Construction Network. Total construction starts rebounded 6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.06 trillion, according to Dodge Construction Network. The […]

Optimizing Construction and Engineering Resources

May 23, 2024

Via: ENR

Resources play a vital role in the success of any construction and engineering company, and can be broken down into four main components: Labor Subcontractors Materials The weight and importance assigned to each resource can differ from one company to […]

Investigation finds Georgia construction contractor could have prevented worker’s fatal fall

May 9, 2024


A Georgia construction contractor’s failure to enforce safety regulations at an Arcadia, Florida worksite led to a 31-year-old steel erector suffering fatal fall injuries, an incident caused by the same workplace safety violations for which federal inspectors cited the employer […]


How construction escrow helps keep payments safe from cybercrime

June 10, 2024

Via: Construction Dive

Whenever significant amounts of money change hands, cyberfraudsters are always nearby trying to find a weak link in the process. This can be especially true with commercial real estate projects as there are a number of large payments being distributed […]

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How climate change is hitting highways

June 4, 2024

Via: Construction Dive

Resilience — essentially risk management — is an increasingly critical consideration for road builders. Climate change is impacting roads in surprising ways, and contractors and engineers need to be prepared for extreme weather, sea level rise and hotter temperatures, said […]