Construction materials

Prices of engineering and construction materials fall for first time in 40 months due to impacts of coronavirus

Overall construction costs rose again in March, according to IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO) and the Procurement Executives Group (PEG). The current title IHS Markit PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index registered 50.2, a figure barely above the neutral mark. The last time the overall index recorded an almost flat price was in November 2016. However, […]

Construction materials

5 Steps to Take When Building Materials Are Delayed

Photo by Shutterstock Many commercial buildings currently under construction contain materials from Chinese manufacturers and other global manufacturers. We should consider the amount of building materials that will now be delayed or reordered due to the coronavirus. And at what cost? What is the impact of these delays and cost changes on the sustainability of […]

Construction management

Global Construction Management Software Market 2020-2024 | Growing Need For Large-Scale Project Management To Drive Market Growth | Technavio

LONDON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The construction management software market is expected to grow by USD 724.88 million during the period 2020-2024, according to the latest market research report from Technavio. Request a free sample report There is an increase in demand for large-scale project management and large-scale construction project management solutions. This encourages organizations to increasingly […]

Construction management

Construction management: the needs for improving performance

Construction management: need to improve performance The excavator has been used excessively in road construction without any planning, causing landslides, falls from slopes and environmental degradation. Quality control is also lacking in the construction of roads, buildings and energy projects Generally speaking, the scope of construction management can be viewed from an international and national […]

Construction management

BIM helps in construction management

March 5, 2020 Building Information Modeling (BIM) has made design, construction and project management easier and more convenient to manage, according to Geospatial World reports. By using BIM, construction engineers now find it easier to plan their work, manage equipment, estimate expenses, and take care of overall operations. To complete a project successfully, a detailed […]