Seven Areas To Tackle Poor Productivity In Construction With ConTech
By Angelica Krystle Donati, a contributor on Forbes.com
In the 2017 report “Reinventing construction through a productivity revolution”, MGI argued that, if construction sector productivity were just to catch up with that of the total economy, there would be a cumulative productivity boost of up to 60%, translating into a...
The Epic Rise of Industrialized Construction
News article is by Danielle Dy Buncio, Founder & CEO, Viatechnik, Building Design & Construction
The construction industry is facing colliding forces that render our current trajectory wasteful, inefficient, and unsustainable. These include a widespread skilled labor shortage and industry productivity rates that...
Technology's Critical Place in Construction in 2019
Reporter, Laurie Cowin Construction Dive.
Construction has been slow compared to other industries to adopt technology, but it’s starting to catch up as technology gets more sophisticated to accommodate the industry’s unique needs. The automation you implement can be a bit more simple because the task is repetitive....
3 Costly Mistakes Made When Implementing Job Costing
By Nicole Landau, CFE, Linkedin.
Job costing is a critical piece of the puzzle in construction accounting. Most companies have setup the job costing, but they haven't considered all factors of the equation. They don't properly account for labor hours by job, they lump all costs into direct costs instead of splitting them into...
10 Deadly Sins in Construction
From the website of Clock Shark on 10 deadly sins which impact the success of your construction project.
Here are some items I believe are critical to the success of all projects. See if you agree. I’m sure you can add a few more to my list."
2018 Cogence Drive Award Winners
From the webpage of Cogence Alliance.
Cogence created the Drive Awards to honor the best in project collaboration. The awards highlight the critical role and immense value that collaboration and innovation bring to building projects." Cogence Alliance brings together owners, architects, engineers, construction...
4 Strategies to get Construction Projects Back on Track
Article written by Jean Dimeo, Construction Dive
Sometimes, a project succumbs to troubles even when the data looks great, there are four key things contractors should do besides looking at data when a project is going south:"
6 Green Certifications Contractors Should Know About
Artice by Construction Dive's editor, Kim Slowey.
Besides LEED and Energy Star, there are other programs that building owners and contractors are exploring based on market demand for sustainability and wellness features."
Top 10 Benefits of BIM in Construction
News artivle written by John Hall, AutoDesk
While BIM is mostly associated with design and preconstruction, it absolutely benefits every phase of the project life-cycle, even well after building is complete."