Photo By AP Wideworld A March 25 Houston fire, similar to a San Francisco blaze a week earlier, destroyed an apartment complex under construction. In each case, investigators are looking at welding as a possible ignition source. Related Links: Builders Lose Massive San Francisco Apartment Complex to Fire OSHA Safety Standards for Welding Fire investigators in Houston and San Francisco are going through rubble and interviewing workers on-site at a pair of under-construction apartment complexes that ended up in ashes.One factor common to both sites is the possibility a jobsite welding spark ignited the fires."We won't have any information for
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.