Industry news predictions that prefabrication in commercial construction will be the next big thing have been around since 2016. With the onset of COVID-19, this huge growth in demand for prefabrication has again made headlines and continues to do so.
Utilizing some form of construction management software is essential to the successful completion of any commercial project. From planning to closeout, choosing a platform that gives your company the budgeting, tracking, communication, and resource management capabilities you need with a user-friendly dashboard is a must. Learn how our team benefits from BuilderTrend’s construction management software.
As the tens of millions of Americans living in multifamily housing are facing these stay at home orders and transitioning to working remotely for the foreseeable future, a new group of essential workers are coming into the spotlight: the individuals who manage, maintain and fix the places we’ve been forced to retreat to.
With more developers choosing to self-perform as their own architect, engineer, or general contractor, combined with the emergence of design/build firms, and self-performing general contractors the traditional method of development is changing. Here we will explore the new options open to developers when selecting a general contractor for their project.
With the vast majority of hospitals funding renovations and expansions (74%), most facilities continue to operate through the duration of the construction process. The question is, how do we educate healthcare construction workers on how to work around everyday activities and mitigate any unexpected construction emergencies while safely and effectively getting their work done?
Healthcare construction is one of the most necessary and challenging sectors of commercial construction. As technology advances, regulations change, and the needs of patients and employees shift, a constant evolution in design and construction is necessary to meet the objectives of these projects.
Subcontractors are specialized workers in their respective fields providing high-quality work for construction projects. Learn how professional construction companies find and hire them, and check out our best practices for subcontractor management.
As the construction industry continues to work during COVID-19, the recommendations for construction PPE have expanded beyond hard hats and safety goggles. Learn about how construction site PPE is adapting for a safe COVID-19 work environment.