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
While the big impacts of the coronavirus on construction and its broader client base may not be known for weeks, even years, the industry is responding as nimbly as it can to the effects already being felt.
We'll discuss how the markets are playing out in 2019 as the year moves into the second half. ENR will call on two top forecasters, asking them to share their views on the market prospects for the industry at midyear, both nationally & regionally. We'll then add another layer by asking a leading industry technology strategist about how the year is playing out from a construction technology perspective.
Bridgit Bench takes pride in simplifying your resource management with actionable insight into project and workforce allocations as the #1 ranked construction solution for workforce planning. Join us for a demo and see how operation teams across the country are optimizing their workforce management and the insight Bridgit Bench is providing them to do so.
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.
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.