Like every profession, the construction industry was upended by the COVID-19 pandemic, and practices of temperature monitoring, PPE usage and social distancing were adopted as some work continued. We'll discuss how construction estimates can be built to account for changes in labor and equipment due to COVID-19 and what impacts the use of social distancing could have on construction project timeline.
Rumor is that owners typically have a 10,000-foot view of their capital projects, seeing things only at a high level with minimal detail. But with advancements in today’s cloud-based capital project software, the view from above is giving owners more control than ever before. We’ll discuss how cloud technology has sharpened the owner’s view of the entire project life cycle, yielding better project outcomes for all.
As remote work becomes the new normal, today’s top design project leaders are adopting new digital strategies to keep their teams connected to information and each other. Join this webinar to hear ENR talk with a panel of practicing experts from small and mid-size teams on how they are overcoming remote work challenges to deliver projects faster, and with less risk and rework.
Discover how Brasfield & Gorrie is leveraging drone data at all stages of the construction lifecycle ranging from project pursuit, bid process, survey, progress documentation, QA/QC workflows, to client turnover. Our expert speakers will walk through how their team implemented and grew their UAS program with crucial milestones, key use cases, and lightbulb moments.
Leaders from major owner organizations share their views on the construction economy, response to COVID-19, technology trends, workforce, project delivery and other issues at the top of project owners' minds. How do owner associations help members navigate toward better business outcomes for the whole team? Attendees will learn about owner strategy in the challenging year ahead.
This webinar will address how the markets are playing out in 2020 amid the COVID-19 Crisis. Top forecasters will share their views on the market prospects for the industry at midyear, both nationally & regionally, in the midst of these unique challenges. We'll also chat with a leading industry technology strategist about how the year is playing out from a construction technology perspective.
Some construction materials are created with more potential to harm the Earth’s atmosphere than others. We'll tackle the concept of reducing carbon emissions related to buildings by specifying lower-carbon concrete, steel, wood and other materials. Previously, it has been hard to compare the carbon emissions associated with producing certain building materials.
The challenges of keeping jobsites safe and projects on schedule are perennial issues in construction, and a disruptive development like a viral pandemic emphasizes that reality. In this webinar, ENR will have a discussion with project leaders and industry experts on how the connections between safety and productivity are keeping projects afloat during the current crisis and beyond.
Women are underrepresented in the workforce, and it can be hard for an individual in the industry to understand the organizational barriers that make advancement more difficult. We'll present new research on industry workplace retention dynamics focused on key personal and organizational factors that build persistence and success, including perceived ability to navigate within your organizational culture.