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Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise, Sustainability, Uncategorized

How COVID-19 Is Affecting Construction Bidding & Jobsite Activity

March 23, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

It’s been 12 days since the World Health Organization (WHO) proclaimed the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic. In the U.S. as of March 23, there have been approximately 38,500 cases and over 400 deaths due to the virus. That’s more than […]


Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Construction can continue in New York, California and Illinois amid shutdown orders. In other regions, it’s banned

March 23, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

To help battle the coronavirus outbreak, governors of several states have shut down all but essential services in recent days. This has left building departments, state building associations and elected officials inundated with questions from contractors in affected areas. Heads […]


Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise, Sustainability

Boston 1st major US city to order halt on all construction

March 17, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

The city will reassess the situation after the two-week span, Walsh said, adding that shutting down work sites was a difficult decision to make. “Construction is the core of our economy,” he said. Walsh’s announcement calls into question whether other […]


Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise, Sustainability

Economist: Contractors should prepare for a coronavirus-triggered recession

March 12, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

“The risk of recession over the next three to six months is arguably more elevated than at any period since 2007,” said economist Anirban Basu, noting that the U.S. economy has been defying predictions in an extended period of growth […]


Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise, Sustainability

Trust translates to better financial, organizational performance for contractors, survey shows

March 12, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

Construction companies that don’t make trust a high priority within their organizations could be leaving millions of dollars on the table every year, according to a study released by Autodesk and management consultancy FMI Corp. this week. Authors of the […]


Construction Processes, Financial, Interaction of Expertise

Founders of modular builder Guerdon buy company assets, form new business

March 10, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

According to The Idaho Statesman, it’s unclear what caused GELLC’s financial problems leading to foreclosure and that the original company did not file for bankruptcy. In July 2018, modular builder Skender announced the opening of a new manufacturing facility in […]


Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise, Procurement, Sustainability

Construction industry growth predicted in JLL 2020 report amid cost upticks, coronavirus uncertainty

March 6, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

Commercial real estate and development company JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle Inc.) has issued its U.S. Construction Outlook report for 2020 and predicts what has become an industry mantra as of late — slow and steady. Construction industry volume and employment […]


Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

8 expert tips for recruiting, retaining women in construction

March 3, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

The U.S.’s historically low unemployment rate has elevated the importance of employee recruitment and retention for construction companies across the country. Human resources experts are relying on a range of best practices to entice the brightest and best workers to […]


Construction Processes, Financial, Interaction of Expertise

Denver airport chief takes blame for $1.8B Great Hall P3 debacle

February 27, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

In previous statements, Day put the majority of the blame for delays and rising costs on Great Hall Partners. Airport officials did not respond to Construction Dive’s request for comments. The trouble between Great Hall and the airport heated up […]


Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Upcoming 2020 Contracting Opportunities Can Be Found Here

February 25, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

Looking for parking facility construction projects? Probably not! That’s because most construction firms are interested in larger projects. But, things are changing, and it may be wise to begin looking for parking garage projects. Here’s why. There is an abundance […]