Construction management

Pune Infra Watch: PMC invites tenders for the construction and management of a 350-bed hospital in Warje

The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has launched a tender for the construction and management of a 350-bed multi-specialty hospital in Warje on a public-private partnership model, civic body officials said . According to officials, private agencies have been brought in to construct the hospital at an estimated cost of Rs 350 crore and operate and […]

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Trimble Acquires B2W Software | construction equipment

Trimble has acquired B2W Software, a provider of estimating and operations solutions. “Seamlessly connected workflows are key to unlocking the true potential of an organization’s data,” said Elwyn McLachlan, vice president of Trimble’s civil solutions business, in a prepared statement. “With the acquisition of B2W, Trimble will be able to deliver an unparalleled end-to-end digital […]

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A business leader sees a drastic increase in the cost of building materials

THE cost of building materials in the country has increased dramatically, said Barry Paulino, executive director of Philippine Contractors Association Inc. (PCA) and managing director of Philconstruct Events, Exhibitions, and Conferences Corp (PEECC). In an interview with Sunstar Davao on September 10, Paulino said that the rising price of materials is one of the major […]

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Freightliner plans “Plus” upgrades to M2 and SD trucks

Freightliner plans to make improvements to its M2 and SD trucks, designing new driver-pleasing interiors and advanced electrical systems, and making Detroit Assurance safety systems newly optional on medium and medium/heavy-duty business models. The changes, collectively called “Plus”, affect the M2 106, M2 112, 108SD and 114SD, which will enter production in the third quarter […]

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Cloud Based Construction Management Software Market Analysis, Research Study with Autodesk, Procore Technologies, Trimble

New Jersey, United States, September 12, 2022 /Digital newspaper/ Cloud-based construction management software is a tool to schedule and track worker tasks, to-do lists, and client billing. These systems provide businesses with the document oversight and control needed to monitor requests for information (RFIs), change orders, and purchase orders so they can meet project budgets […]

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Case Names Kickstart Winner | construction equipment

Real Turf Solutions has been named the winner of the 2022 Case Construction Equipment Kickstart Business Development Competition. Terry McNair owns the landscaping company in Fort Valley, Georgia. “We salute Terry for his entrepreneurial spirit, his people-oriented approach and his dedication to his entire team,” said Terry Dolan, vice president of Case-North America, in a […]

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Building Material Prices Soar, Threaten Housing Industry | The Guardian Nigeria News

The country’s housing sector is not yet out of the woods as the rising cost of building materials continues to impact rents and the cost of providing affordable housing to citizens. With Nigeria’s inflation rate over 19% in July, many property developers are missing out on the best times in the industry. They began to […]

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Linarc unveils cloud-based construction management software from: Linarc

The construction platform has an open API and integrates with standard project management solutions, ERPs and other accounting and transparency software. Linarc Linarc, a software company based in San Jose, California, announced the launch of a project management platform for the construction industry. Linarc solves the challenges faced by owners, design teams and contractors while […]

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CASE Construction Equipment names Real Turf Solutions, of Fort Valley, Georgia the winner of the 2022 CASE Kickstart Business Development Competition

Local landscaping company, which embodies the spirit of CASE commitment to being a company on the move and delivering real-world innovation, earns six months of using a CASE CTL and one year of business mentorship RACINE, Wis., September 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — News about improved potency is breaking out today in Fort Valley, Ga. (population […]

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Grove Jib Extension speeds up incline work

Grove now offers a heavy-duty boom extension for its GRT9165 all-terrain crane that it says increases setup time for tipping jobs. The 12.5 foot boom is designed with two sheaves, for up to four line parties, and is hydraulically offset from 0 to 50 degrees. It has a maximum lifting capacity of 68,600 pounds. The […]

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Erecting a tight tower crane sees a boost from technology

Creative Lifting Services (CLS) conducted a trial with Vita Industrial to test the company’s Load Navigator on a recent tower crane construction in Colorado. The Brighton-based company was looking for a way to increase the efficiency and safety of erecting a tower crane in a crowded town center with multiple obstacles on the construction site. […]

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GMO launches Portfolio Construction, a management platform for RIAs

In development for nearly a decade and with three years of early user feedback and input from fiduciary financial advisors, global investment manager GMO today announced the launch of what it calls Nebo, which is short for needs-based optimization platform. The open-architecture platform is intended to provide optimal portfolio construction and minimize the risk of […]

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Construction management startup Powerplay raises $7.14M in funding

Powerplay, a construction management startup, raised $7.14 million in a Series A round led by Accel and attended by Sequoia Surge, India Quotient and the founders of Snapdeal. The company will use the funds to expand its business in India and overseas. Powerplay said the value of construction managed on its platform from January […]

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Accel leads Series A round on Powerplay construction management platform

Credit: 123RF.com Construction management platform Powerplay announced on Wednesday that it raised $7.14 million in its Accel-led Series A round. The round, which featured Sequoia Surge, India Quotient and Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, valued the company at $73.6 million. The startup claims to have witnessed a 3x growth in its operating system […]

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EU launches 4-year construction management program

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The University of Evansville (EU) will launch a four-year Bachelor of Science in Construction Management. An EU press release says a construction manager is responsible for planning, coordinating, budgeting and overseeing a range of construction projects. The job includes not only administrative tasks in the office, but also on-site work, monitoring […]

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Cut Inflation Act Boosts Jurisdictions Energy Code Updates, Green Building Materials

Building on last year’s Infrastructure Investment and Employment Act, the recently signed Inflation Reduction Act provides $1 billion to support jurisdictions seeking to adopt, update and improve implementation of current energy codes. The International Code Council has worked with policy makers to support the resources provided. These resources will help communities: Update their energy codes […]

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Cut Inflation Act Boosts Jurisdictions Energy Code Updates, Green Building Materials

Building on last year’s Infrastructure Investment and Employment Act, the recently signed Inflation Reduction Act provides $1 billion to support jurisdictions seeking to adopt, update and improve implementation of current energy codes. The International Code Council has worked with policy makers to support the resources provided. These resources will help communities: Update their energy codes […]

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Action’s construction equipment inventory has increased by 39% in the last month

Action Construction Equipment (ACE) stock hit a new high on Monday at 306.95 rupees, rising more than 7% on BSE during intraday trading, extending its push on a positive outlook for the economy. Shares of Construction Equipment and Material Handling Company are up 39% over the past month, while the S&P BSE Sensex is up […]

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Construction material prices ease in July

Louella Desiderio – The Filipina star September 5, 2022 | 00:00 MANILA, Philippines — Increases in wholesale building materials prices in the National Capital Region (NCR) eased in July, with six commodity groups posting slower increases. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said the annual increase in the Wholesale Building Materials Price Index (CMWPI) in the […]

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Is it too late to consider buying Action Construction Equipment Limited (NSE:ACE)?

Action Construction Equipment Limited (NSE:ACE), may not be a large-cap stock, but it has seen a significant share price rise of over 20% in the past two months on the NSEI . As a small-cap stock, barely covered by analysts, there’s usually more opportunity for mispricing because there’s less activity to bring the stock closer […]

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Detours on Limekiln Road, Construction Equipment on Lee and Haviland

Highway 7 Pump Station, Forcemain and Wastewater Treatment Facility Decommissioning Project The Water Pollution Control Authority’s sewage treatment facility upgrade project involves the construction of approximately 13,600 linear feet of new 8-inch-diameter underground trunk lines between the Route 7 pump station and the South Street Wastewater Treatment Facility. The existing Route 7 pump station will […]