General Contractor

Articles covering day-to-day oversight of the construction site and management of building projects.

  • When It's Time to Get More ROI From 3D Models, Bring Them to the Field

    When It's Time to Get More ROI From 3D Models, Bring Them to the Field

    4 ways to improve quality and productivity in the field using 3D BIM models created in the office.

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  • Digital Resilience in Construction

    Digital Resilience in Construction

    Construction industry leaders and analysts explain how to use digital construction technologies to thrive in the new economy.

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  • How Does the Constructible Process Benefit Each Project Stakeholder?

    How Does the Constructible Process Benefit Each Project Stakeholder?

    Experts Answer Constructible's Toughest Questions: Part 5

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  • Project and Risk Management During Crisis: Tips for Navigating Uncertainty

    Project and Risk Management During Crisis: Tips for Navigating Uncertainty

    Construction leaders and analysts give tips on navigating amid uncertainty.

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  • 3 Ways Construction Contractors Can Work Smarter, Even with a Small Team

    3 Ways Construction Contractors Can Work Smarter, Even with a Small Team

    Some may believe that small construction contractors are at a disadvantage because of their size. There’s no denying that it can be harder for small contractors to weather certain challenges than...

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  • Why Investing in BIM is Worth It

    Why Investing in BIM is Worth It

    Why investing in BIM is worth it GA Smart Building’s Director of Research, Development and Innovation Rémi Visière has years of hands-on experience in leading the transition from traditional...

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  • Applying agile to building design

    Applying agile to building design

    Explore applying agile methodologies to projects in the built environment.                   Sample Kanban board with design work broken into tasks. Over the past year, as someone who switc

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  • The U.S. States with the Highest Paying Construction Jobs

    The U.S. States with the Highest Paying Construction Jobs

    Where in the United States are the highest paying construction jobs? The numbers might surprise you.

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  • 8 Ways Augmented and Mixed Reality Improves Remote Collaboration and Worker Safety

    8 Ways Augmented and Mixed Reality Improves Remote Collaboration and Worker Safety

    A list of use cases for augmented and mixed reality that can help construction workers improve remote collaboration and worker safety during COVID-19 social distancing restrictions.

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  • Restaurant Turns to Vive Wireless Lighting Control for Sustainable Energy Savings

    Restaurant Turns to Vive Wireless Lighting Control for Sustainable Energy Savings

    Sponsored Content: Domino's in London goes green with an affordable, scalable lighting solution.

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  • 5 Tough Questions for Construction Experts [VIDEO]

    5 Tough Questions for Construction Experts [VIDEO]

    Construction experts answer questions about the future of BIM, robots in construction, labor shortages and talent retention, mixed reality in construction, and the Constructible Process.

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  • How to Add Value to Your Cost Estimates with Value Engineering

    How to Add Value to Your Cost Estimates with Value Engineering

    Learn what value engineering is and is not, an approach and 3 stages of good value engineering in construction, and tips for adding value to your estimates.

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  • Building a Better BIM Team Checklist

    Building a Better BIM Team Checklist

    Use this multi-disciplinary BIM Team best practices checklist to make sure you breaking down silos, and improving collaboration and project management at every touchpoint.

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  • Social Distancing at Work: Can You Mind the Six Foot Bubble?

    Social Distancing at Work: Can You Mind the Six Foot Bubble?

    Why keeping people six feet apart at work isn’t always practical and 6 ways to create an environment conducive to social distancing.

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  • Innovative Solutions to Unique Challenges Facing Small to Midsize Construction Companies

    Innovative Solutions to Unique Challenges Facing Small to Midsize Construction Companies

    How smaller construction firms solve challenges like limited visibility and access to bids, hiring and retaining skilled people, thin margins, embracing change and more.

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  • Keeping Your Business Connected with Trimble7:16

    Keeping Your Business Connected with Trimble

    Watch this video recap to learn how Trimble MEP is there to support our customers during this time of social distancing. Get all the latest updates on: https://go.mep.trimble.com/remote-working

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  • How to Differentiate Your General Contracting Company From Larger Competitors

    How to Differentiate Your General Contracting Company From Larger Competitors

    Stand out among larger construction companies with better collaboration, faster payments to subcontractors, and by automating your most time-consuming tasks.

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  • How Social Distancing Works on a Construction Site

    How Social Distancing Works on a Construction Site

    3 ways construction sites are staying productive while meeting social distancing guidelines and keeping employees safe.

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  • Finding and Retaining Workers During the Stay-At-Home Order

    Finding and Retaining Workers During the Stay-At-Home Order

    The short-term and long-term strategies smaller contractors and construction firms are taking to hire and retain skilled workers during stay-at-home orders.

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  • Remote Construction Site Monitoring, Part 6: Live Streaming Your Site with Cameras

    Remote Construction Site Monitoring, Part 6: Live Streaming Your Site with Cameras

    The top 3 reasons your construction camera solution for remote monitoring needs to be switched from post-event review to live streaming.

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