Tag: clt


DPR manager’s advice to women in construction: ‘Be yourself’

February 2, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

DPR Construction’s Taylor Ruth Fowler likes to think outside the box. The 35-year-old preconstruction manager is known for striving to improve traditional workflows on her projects by using lean practices and model-based costing tools. Based in Orange County, California, Fowler […]

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How CLT could change the US building landscape

May 8, 2017

Via: Construction Dive

Project teams looking for building materials and systems with a lower environmental impact are increasingly eyeing wood — specifically cross-laminated timber (CLT), a type of mass timber that, research has shown, rivals concrete and steel in performance but has a smaller […]