Along with so many other changes in the industry this year, the 55th annual ENR Award of Excellence celebration, which honors construction industry achievement, will be a series of virtual events taking place the week of Aug. 3.
Back in January, when Pam Radtke Russell, ENR’s deputy editor for national news, started reporting the cover story on this year’s Award of Excellence winner Cris Liban, she tried to keep up with his hectic cross-country schedule.
With credibility built in the field, ironworkers' union activist makes change happen to grow construction’s critically needed craft workforce. Read and hear her candid remarks on what must be done now.
Howard Simpson, known for his engineering expertise in structural mechanics, died Jan. 23 at age 97. He was the last surviving founder of multidisciplinary consulting engineer Simpson Gumpertz & Heger.
From a new Panama Canal to sea-level rise to near-limitless cloud storage to a rumored WSP-AECOM design mega-merger, the last 10 years had big industry impacts. What's ahead for firms, owners and professionals?
Succession planning is a great start, but how do you ‘live it’ every day? Developing leaders in any organization need to see a shared vision, employee support, well-resourced training and strong commitment to technology. Panelists will provide insights on how best-in-class employers are making future workforce planning part of every day’s to-do list!
For over 40 years, the Top 600 Specialty Contractors list has showcased the largest specialty contractors in the U.S. This popular annual webinar takes places just as the new rankings are unveiled. During this webinar, a panel of executives from the largest specialty contracting firms discuss the results of the 2019 Top 600 survey and opportunities for future business.
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.
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.
Our newest offering in the Top List webinar line-up will take place just as the 2020 Top 100 Green Contractors and Top 100 Green Design Firms rankings are unveiled. During this event, we’ll invite leaders from the top-ranked firms to talk about sustainability trends, the market for green construction and their strategy for the year ahead.
This popular annual webinar takes place just as the new rankings are unveiled. It invites leaders from top-ranked firms to talk about their takeaways from the year past and their strategy for the year ahead. ENR will moderate a panel of executives from the largest specialty contracting firms as they discuss the results of the 2020 Top 600 survey and opportunities for future business.
A panel of industry judges reviewed a record number of entries to select 30 winning projects located in 21 countries on six continents. Colón, Panama’s urban renewal, providing modernized, safe and livable infrastructure for the country’s second-largest city, was chosen as ENR’s Global Project of the Year.