Engineering and construction firm mergers and acquisitions; corporate branding; lists of top engineering and construction firms in the US and abroad with market analyses; company profiles, key executive and C-suite changes and growth strategy; large contract awards
Engineering and construction education programs and issues-college and university, K-12; STEM; worker shortages;; craft and professional training and compensation; immigration issues; Dept. of Labor workforce regulation, data and trends; organized labor; open shop; diversity; federal contractor compliance; pensions liability; global migrant workers; worker abuse; whistleblowers; workplace culture; worker misclassification; employee and workforce management
ENR’s Contractor Business Strategy (CBS) contains stories on contractor-business-focused topics, including project delivery, virtual building, new preconstruction techniques, successful safety programs and initiatives, education and training, labor issues, collaborative partnerships, risk management and new materials and processes.
A 100-ton hydraulic drill rig tipped over onto the street at the site of the Chicago Transit Authority's $2.1-billion Red/Purple line project. No injuries were reported and the cause of the incident is being investigated.
New requirements from owners for more detailed estimates and the tighter profit margins of the COVID era have contractors looking for an edge. More consistent estimating, better preconstruction planning and applying lessons learned from past downturns will all be needed to get through the next few years. We'll talk with those who are finding better ways to bid.
This webinar will address how forecasters see construction markets developing in 2021 as we continue to combat COVID-19. Experts will share their views on the market prospects for the industry both nationally and regionally as well as what they see in the coming year from a technology perspective.
Recent research shows that only 10% of all construction data is actually used. In this webinar, you'll learn how to effectively capture, consolidate, and glean actionable insights from your company's real-time construction data. Plus, learn how firms can use data from across the industry to drive innovation and protect profitability in the year to come.
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced both suppliers and contractors to strengthen their supply chains amid worldwide shortages and logistics nightmares. However, there is some doubt over whether these adaptations will continue once COVID restrictions are lifted. ENR will ask a panel of experts how to ensure supply chain improvements stick in a post-COVID world.
On Demand The AEC economic recovery won’t simply happen overnight after the pandemic, and challenges will still exist—but in 2022—the industry is expected to accelerate once again. Attendees will learn where the AEC industry stands now, what the “new normal” will look like in 2022, and how to apply the latest research to exceed your firm’s growth potential, starting today.
On Demand As the end of the year approaches, AEC firms are shifting their attention to new opportunities in 2022. They’re looking to grow while dealing with the challenges that come with today’s hybrid workforce, working with disparate systems and creating high-quality proposals to win new businesses. We'll share the results of 500 AEC firms about key priorities, key challenges and how they plan on leveraging technology to grow.