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Here’s to a Healthier New Year

January 13, 2021 - 9:00am
For those who typically set new year’s resolutions in January, your well-intentioned goals may have flown the coop by mid-March like mine did, replaced with uncertainty, stress, worry, plus a whole host of other concerns no one was prepared to tackle.

Building Bridges

January 11, 2021 - 3:34pm
When it comes to AGC's work with Bridges to Prosperity, it's literal, it's figurative and it's impactful.

New Digital Check-In Apps Emerge on Construction Sites to Protect Employers and Employees

January 11, 2021 - 11:20am
COVID-19 has led construction companies to adopt new digital check-in apps that keep employees safe and jobsites symptom-free from the virus.

Successful Initiatives Lead to Banner Year for AGC of Kentucky

January 4, 2021 - 3:49pm
As AGC of Kentucky’s chapter executive, I have been fortunate to lead an organization that places a strong emphasis on strategic planning.

Works When You Do

December 22, 2020 - 10:00am
Make your job easier with the X-PAD Ultimate CAD feature. X-PAD Ultimate is an advanced field software solution, featuring a full 3D viewer and CAD system, so you can view and edit drawings directly in the field, without wasting valuable time. X-PAD Ultimate users have a lot of positive things to say about their experience ...

Streamline Material Flows with a Connected Jobsite

December 18, 2020 - 12:02pm
The construction industry has long issued paper purchase orders (POs), which, in theory, flow from a buyer to a material supplier to confirm orders for construction materials.

Silver Linings in the Midst of COVID-19

December 14, 2020 - 3:01pm
The construction industry was one of the fortunate few that was able — in most parts of the country — to keep working during the pandemic-induced lockdowns.

To See It Is to Believe It

December 9, 2020 - 9:04am
Contractors use augmented reality (AR) in a number of ways on a variety of projects to show clients a space, resolve clashes and under-stand how much work has been finished.

Surveys Show Outlook Remains Cloudy

December 8, 2020 - 4:52pm
Two sets of recent survey results show contractors hold divergent views about the outlook for construction.

Save Overtime for Other Plans

December 8, 2020 - 11:00am
Getting off-site starts with using the right materials on-site. ClarkDietrich products help you do your best work as efficiently as possible. From framing to finishing, our building products and systems save time, material and labor. It all starts with our data-rich iTools platform that streamlines product lookups and specification. It continues with leading systems like ...

Quality Management for Virtual Project Execution

December 3, 2020 - 11:41am
The construction industry is experiencing extraordinary times in the world of capital project execution.

5G

December 1, 2020 - 9:11am
Faster connections. Less lag time. Ability to connect more devices simultaneously. These three benefits of a 5G wireless network have the potential to significantly affect productivity, safety and quality on a construction site.

Your Ultimate Solution for Field Software

December 1, 2020 - 4:00am
X-PAD Ultimate, from GeoMax, is the most advanced field software solution for those who want productivity, ease of use, scalability and full control of their data.

How the Coronavirus Is Bringing the Future, Faster

November 30, 2020 - 5:04pm
One of the clear impacts of the coronavirus pandemic is the acceleration of a host of innovations that were already underway within the construction industry and our association.

Untouched by Human Hands

November 25, 2020 - 9:00am
The long-predicted robotic future of construction has begun. The industry has lagged behind others like automotive and aerospace in adopting robotic labor because, until now, most building robots could only operate efficiently in a controlled, consistent environment like a factory.

Building a Culture of CARE Within the Construction Industry

November 24, 2020 - 9:00am
The escalating racial tensions across the country have been weighing heavy on all our minds.

Construction Tech 2020

November 17, 2020 - 9:00am
The construction industry has a rep for being slow on the tech uptake. We asked Gonzalo Galindo why.

Here to Stay

November 16, 2020 - 9:00am
It probably goes without saying that it’s been a challenging year for us all.

Mission Driven

November 10, 2020 - 5:03pm
It’s been almost a decade since Jordan Webster served as a combat medic in the U.S. Army, but he’s still just as focused on the health and well-being of others.

AGC Member Exclusive: Complete Guide to Optimizing Construction Operations

November 10, 2020 - 1:59pm
In Constructor’s Future Focus issue, we cover the biggest challenges all construction operations confront. What’s the secret to overcoming these common hurdles? Creating total operational visibility for your business. Read the detailed guide to learn: Key causes of operational silos, and how to knock them down Best practices for finding the right tools to move ...

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