Everything related to construction productivity in the field/productivity on the job site.
The Importance of NEC Compliance Part Two: for Detailers and Designers
Designers and detailers working with a client on plans and estimates, as well as detailers who finalize 2D or 3D models, should understand NEC compliance. Otherwise, it could be costly.
The Importance of NEC Compliance - Part One: for Electrical Estimators
Electrical estimators looking to develop competitive bids that may span multiple jurisdictions do well to incorporate NEC compliance into the designs they spec, the materials they choose...
Five Famous People Who Used To Be Electricians
Working as an electrician has always been a popular choice of career. You learn a skilled trade and the work is varied, rewarding and frequently challenging. However, not everyone who trains as an ele
Five Key Things Electrical Wholesalers Need to Know
Electrical wholesaling, like distribution and retailing in every sector, is about buying, stocking, selling and delivering products. So it stands to reason that the product data in your computer syst
Estimating Software Implementation – What's the "Best" Way?
John Duggan, estimation software guru and electrical estimating specialist shares six principles to successful estimating software implementation.
5 Ways to Reduce Errors in Electrical Design
Errors in Electrical Design increase the liabilities your business faces and can be costly in both financial terms and also in lost time and lost future contracts. Most contractors have made a sizeab
How to Estimate Electrical Work
Knowing how to estimate electrical work so you do not short change yourself takes a little preparation. To ensure you are properly estimating a job, take these steps and tips into consideration.
How to Prepare a Profitable Bid/Build Estimate [INFOGRAPHIC]
A robust estimating process can not only safeguard your estimates and reduce the risk of errors but can lead the way to more profitable jobs.
Reducing Risk in Estimating
Estimating practices are full of risk – errors during the take-off process, incorrect labor productivity factoring, material pricing errors, change orders and more. Learn how you can reduce risks.
Winning & Running Jobs
One of the major benefits of sharing information quickly is that businesses are able to streamline everyday processes and give a real boost to efficiency and profitability.
7 Pitfalls of Creating Estimates in Spreadsheets
Avoid the key estimating mistakes made by contractors tendering for work!
Estimating 101: How to Manage Change Orders and Make a Profit
It’s no mystery to trade contractors that submitting Change Orders can be a significant challenge and can negatively impact your profitability, learn how a standardized solution can help.
The Future of MEP Layout
Why aren’t more Mechanical, Electrical and HVAC contractors making wider use of Robotic Total Stations for job site layout? Find out how you can put them to work on your job site.
Trimble MEP Webinar - Next Generation Estimating for Mechanical Contractors
In this webinar we examine what makes Trimble AutoBid Mechanical the ultimate choice as you tool for Next Generation Electrical Estimating Software. To learn more please visit us at: http://mep.t
Trimble MEP Webinar - Next Generation Estimating for Electrical Contractors
In this webinar we examine what makes Trimble Accubid Enterprise the ultimate choice as you tool for Next Generation Electrical Estimating Software. To learn more please visit us at: http://mep.tr
Navigating Takeoff in Trimble Accubid Enterprise Estimating Solution
This video provides a quick review showing how an electrical estimator can calculate the parts for a feeder using ether copper or aluminum wire with just a few mouse clicks.
Trimble AllTrak Cloud - Asset and Tool Management Software in the Cloud
Join for a quick tour of the ultimate cloud based application for real-time tool and material asset management for electrical, mechanical, plumbing - Trimble AllTrak Cloud. http://mep.trimble.com/pro
Electrical: 10 things you didn't know [Infographic]
Part 2: Electrical Join us for a light-hearted look at the world of an MEP contractor, with the second in our new infographic series – 30 things you probably didn’t know about the world of an MEP...
Trimble Westminster Building Project - Tekla BIMsight Model
As part of Trimble's Westminster Building Project, JE Dunn (General Contractor), Mtech (Mechanical Contractor), and Encore Electric (Electrical Contractor) are utilizing Tekla BIMsight for model colla
Trimble Field Link for the Electrical Contractor
Trimble Field Link: Construction Layout Simplified Designed with the electrical contractor in mind: • Simply layout routines • Stake Points From CAD • Intuitive Interface • 3D Files in The Field •