Related Links: Imagining Construction's Future A new building went up overnight at the corner of 35th and Corner Street. I don’t mean it seemed like overnight because it was a quick schedule. There literally was not a building there yesterday when I went home, but today there is. Architect James C. Protel walks out of the new building. He looks at the sky as if adjusting the square in his head while watching to see that it actually moves. A passerby looks at him as he walks with his neck cocked all the way back and says, “How did you do
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.