Construction management

Collin College trustees looking to offer new construction management study programs

Collin College is looking to offer a new Bachelor of Applied Science degree program with a specialization in Construction Management. (Photo Fotolia) Students at Collin College may soon have a new measurement option to pursue. College trustees in their April 27 regular meeting approved a new bachelor’s of applied science program with a specialization in […]

Construction management

Locusview, digital construction management company, raises $ 64 million

Locusview, Israel’s digital construction management (DCM), has announced the completion of a $ 64 million Series A financing round led by Israel Growth Partners (IGP) in joint venture with existing investors. This brings the amount raised by Locusview to date to $ 80 million. The investment will support Locusview’s global reach, expansion into electric utilities, […]

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How do lean design concepts, construction management and methods increase productivity?

How do lean design concepts, construction management and methods increase productivity? A wide range of industries are applying lean thinking with significant success. In construction, lean construction offers great potential for improving efficiency and overcoming the many challenges of modern construction. Lean enables companies to create more value and minimize waste in the construction process. […]

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Building material costs skyrocket, building permits rise

(Photo courtesy of: Pixabay / Paul Brenner) The number of building permits for single-family homes for central Indiana in March jumped 66% from the same period a year ago, according to the Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis. The trade association says that while the number reflects a continuing trend in new home construction, the number […]

Construction management

Construction Management Software Market Value To Increase By Over $ 500 Million In 2020-2024 | Key Drivers, Key Segments and Market Forecast

Request a free sample report The need for large-scale process management solutions is one of the major factors driving the growth of the market. However, networking and connectivity issues could challenge growth. Global Construction Management Software Market: Deployment On the basis of deployment, the market saw maximum growth in the cloud-based segment in 2019. This […]

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Shortage of building materials due to the pandemic

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) – Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the production of construction materials has declined significantly. Eric Feagley, director of Niehaus Lumber, said he’s had a hard time finding supplies lately, and when he does, they’re at a much higher cost. “Lumber prices have been going up for about nine months or better,” Feagley […]

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Bureau Veritas acquires Bradley Construction Management, accelerating the growth of the renewable energy market

NEW YORK, April 22, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Bureau Veritas today announced the acquisition of Bradley Construction Management, an American leader in project management and construction management services for the renewable energy industry. Created in 2013 and based in Dallas, Texas, Bradley Construction Management specializes in on-site construction management for independent power producers in […]

Construction products

Paul Morrell Chosen to Lead Construction Product Testing Review | New

Paul Morrell has been announced as co-chair of a government review into the testing of construction products following shocking disclosures by material manufacturers in the Grenfell Inquiry. Morrell, who served as the government’s first chief construction adviser under Gordon Brown and David Cameron, will lead the independent review alongside construction legal expert Anneliese Day QC. […]

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Independent review of construction product testing regime

To identify any potential weaknesses in the system and make recommendations for improvement, the government commissioned an independent review of the construction product testing system and appointed Paul Morrell OBE and Anneliese Day QC to lead it. The independent review will undertake a critical assessment of the construction product testing and certification system. It will […]