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Special thanks to Don Kiper for this great article! This past Sunday afternoon, I went to the ER at the local hospital where I live. I had a reoccurring bump on my back. It had become inflamed and needed immediate attention.  After I returned home, I began to think about how my trip to the ER was like a construction project. From the beginning of my hospital visit to the end, ...

Robots made for the construction industry are often pushed as a way to reduce the labor costs of simple, predictable work. But the team at Sarcos Robotics is taking a different tack. “Unlike other robotics companies focused on doing repetitive tasks better, faster and cheaper, we focus on augmenting humans to do non-repetitive tasks,” explains Ben Wolff, CEO of Salt Lake City-b ...

While there are a few clouds on the horizon that should not be ignored, 2018 is shaping up to be a strong year for nonresidential construction, including commercial, industrial and institutional. According to a recent report from the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), “Expecting Growth to Continue: The 2018 Construction Hiring and Business Outlook,” construction f ...

Developer Tishman Speyer has secured a $1.8 billion construction loan from private equity firm Blackstone for its $3.7 billion, 2.8 million-square-foot Spiral office high-rise in Hudson Yards. It is one of the biggest construction loans in Manhattan history, according to The Real Deal. Read more here. ...

Just a quick note to from the Team at Delta Construction Partners. We would like to wish all of Clients, Candidates, Families and Friends a very Happy Easter weekend!! Be safe & enjoy! ...

Studies have shown that walking for about 30 minutes a day can have huge health benefits. Walking can not only help burn calories and reduce weight, but can also lower the risk of obesity, type 2 diabetes, and certain types of cancers. It can also increase heart activity and lower blood pressure. Walking in nature - away from the dust and pollution of streets and cars - can bo ...

For 10 years, power-management company Eaton has been tracking power outages in the United States and compiling their findings into the Blackout Tracker Annual Report. The company recently released its report on 2017, and the numbers show that power outages still have a tremendous impact on homes and businesses throughout the country. Read more her ...

Our thoughts and prayers are with the friends and families of the victims of this terrible accident.  Construction Firms Behind Collapsed FIU Bridge Faced Accusations of Unsafe Practices. Two of the biggest firms that built the Florida International University pedestrian bridge that collapsed have recently been accused of unsafe practices. In one of those cases, another bridg ...

How do I grow my construction company? Construction companies face unique challenges when it comes to marketing their services. Not only are there a limited number of ‘buyers’ but most of them already have a stable of reliable contractors that they use on a regular basis. This makes it increasingly difficult to break into an existing circle of providers and expanding you ...

Make a difference, think globally and act locally! Make everyday International Women's Day. Do your bit to ensure that the future for girls is bright, equal, safe and rewarding. International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. R ...