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Modular Gravity Retaining Wall System Facilitates Fast Construction

In 2018, The T-WALL® Retaining Wall System, formerly of The Neel Company, was added to The Reinforced Earth Company’s (RECo) list of proven retaining...

Commercial UAV Expo Americas

Industry workshops, technology exhibits, and demonstrations highlight the gathering of drone professionals. The Commercial UAV Expo Americas, Oct. 1-3 in Las Vegas, is intended for...

How the construction industry saves the world

Public support and private-sector investment is driving Turkey’s infrastructure expansion. I am in Istanbul meeting with the director of construction from Turkish Airlines, which is...

Buildings of the future: Rethink the bottom line

A revolution in construction and maintenance of future buildings is not being adequately reflected in traditional return on investment (ROI) business cases, and according...

Autodesk announces 2017 AEC Excellence Awards winners

The 2017 AEC Excellence Awards winners were revealed Nov. 14 at Autodesk University 2017 in Las Vegas. The 2017 AEC Excellence Awards competition recognizes global projects that embrace connected BIM technologies and sustainable design in the AEC industry.

A Framework for Wood Construction

In early June, the Framework Project, LLC received approval for a building permit allowing construction of the first wood high-rise structure in the U.S....

3D models support the construction process

Swanton Consulting has transformed the design of temporary works such as façade and basement retention using a software program that creates instant 3D models...

FMI forecasts steady growth in construction for 2017

FMI’s forecast for 2017 predicts an increase of 6% for total construction put in place.

Maryland fire shows need for increased safety, not legislation

The construction phase of any building represents a relatively short period of time in the lifespan of a structure and a unique set of risk scenarios are present.

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