ENR’s annual Best Projects award program is dedicated to honoring the best construction projects and the companies that designed and built them in all 50 states plus Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico. Click here to read about the ENR Global Best Projects Awards program.
After a successful trial of a railcar-mounted robot to drill holes for tunnel cable racks, the MTA is putting together an open bidding process for vendors to further develop a robot drill rig for use in New York City’s subway tunnels.
New study says that union construction projects are similar in cost to non-union projects because higher union labor costs are offset by savings in other project components such as materials and safety, but critics point to prevailing wage laws that may have skewed its findings.
During this webinar, newsmakers will talk about what they have learned about the dynamics of human error, organizational failure, preventive teamwork and balancing of competing interests in recovering from calamities. They'll describe how to build a foundation of data and interpersonal cooperation that can head off possible failures and bounce back quickly when they occur.
Most in construction know the obstacles to innovation. Fears of failure and liability, resistant clients, reluctant building officials and discomfort about change are just some of the difficulties of being first. In this newsmaker panel, change-makers will offer ways to find a path through the innovation maze. Joining the group to share insights is a recent ENR Award of Excellence winner.
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.
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.
Ensuring that the right data is accessible to all parties involved in a project can aid in the quality, cost and overall project execution. Hexagon PPM introduces Project Collaboration: a web-based, role/rules-driven, data-centric collaboration solution that can be accessed from any place by multiple parties while controlling the privacy of information and managing all project information.
Bluebeam Revu is a productivity solution built for today’s AEC industry, designed to improve quality and increase efficiency across the project lifecycle. But did you know you can use Revu to mark up documents with your teammates in real time, even when they aren’t in the office with you? Attend this webinar to learn more.
With employees increasingly working remotely and disputes becoming more prominent with projects facing delays and scope changes, reducing risk is vital for the future of many firms. Many of these risks today lie within the chaos of project emails. This webinar is for you if you use something like Procore in your business at the moment, but staff aren’t consistently filing emails.
Construction management software is a wide-ranging term representing many different types of software and products. Without transparency from providers, contractors can waste both time and money on the wrong solution. During this webinar, we'll discuss the 5 insights that contractors must consider when looking for the best-fit in a solutions provider.
As capital projects become more complex, sharing data with stakeholders becomes essential to increasing jobsite productivity. Integrating data related to materials, people, and systems foster a collaborative approach to work packaging and result in more predictable outcomes. We'll explore how connecting data maximizes visibility and bridges the gap to project certainty.
In this webinar, we’ll cover exactly what it is that makes Revu so powerful and provide an overview of many of the ways your business can leverage that power. More than just a Revu tutorial, we will look at the ways you can use software with your team to work smarter, save time, and most importantly, immediately reduce costs.