Facing a tight labor market, many contractors are considering off-site modular prefabrication as a way to boost productivity, quality and safety without staffing up. But builders who have gone there warn that you had better think it through. During this webinar, we will talk with representatives from firms that have set up and operate modular prefab shops for tips on what to do, what not to do, and how best to get started.
Today’s design and engineering world rely on multiple applications for building design and analysis to optimize energy efficiency, structural integrity, and mechanical system sizing. This leads to disparate systems not linked together. Attendees will learn how Bentley’s Open technology brings together all of these applications to maximize project efficiencies and drive better results.
In August, Procore acquired Honest Buildings to double down on our commitment to build purpose-built technology for owners. During this webinar, we’ll hear about the vision for the future of software solutions for owners, and learn the benefits owners can gain through managing projects and capital through a connected ecosystem of technology used by all stakeholders.
Knowing your project status at all times and being able to say with confidence what has been finished, what's next and how you are progressing on the plan is a sure fire way to improve your business. Learn how recent advances in reality capture are being put to work on jobsites to nail down progress and improve company reputations for being on top of things, all the time.
If there's one thing we know about good times, it's that they don't last forever. Even though the economy remains strong heading into 2020, the growth rate appears to be slowing. FMI will cover which markets and segments stand to benefit from shifting economic trends, which will face challenges, and how a transforming industry requires us to rethink legacy business practices.
Today there is a wide assortment of tools available to benchmark and assess operational and financial performance, and many construction firms are sitting on a treasure trove of data from past projects. We will hear from industry experts about uncovering insights from the data you already have to pick better targets for bids, make more accurate estimates and perform with greater efficiency—and profitability.
As organizations introduce new technologies, new standard processes, or organizational and cultural changes, it’s important to understand how these changes will impact employees. Utilizing change management and adoption strategies will help ease turmoil when change arrives. This panel discussion includes leaders who have spearheaded or been involved with major organizational changes.
To deal with an accelerated pace of change, can engineering and construction firms adapt and be agile successful businesses if they continue to run their businesses using a patchwork of non-integrated business systems? During this webinar, we’ll discuss the impending challenges facing the industry and how integrated software is now a must.
From the perspective of several suppliers and subcontractors involved in IPD projects, attendees will learn best practices to implement on IPD projects, plus concepts or technologies you can use to boost teamwork and efficiency within any project delivery method—and, what firms can do to mitigate risk when there's a teamwork crisis.
Fixed-price contracts, including for P3s such as this major Ohio road expansion, have lifted contractor margins when projects are priced right and run well. But more red ink linked to tougher projects and owner demands have firms seeking new risk balance—or changing their business model