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Commercial Construction Is Predicted to Decline Based on AIA Report

25 Sep 2020, Posted by F.A. in News

It’s been a trying year as the coronavirus continues to interrupt the market, different industries, institutions, and governments of the world. Providers of concrete forms, plywood for sale, or the construction industry, as a whole, is not exempted from the effects of the virus and…

How Technology Is Helping Construction Collaboration

18 Sep 2020, Posted by F.A. in Tips

In today’s world, technology plays a vital role in our every day lives. Those of us in construction can admit that technology is changing the way we work, mostly for the better. However, some contractors don’t have the time to research the benefits of technology,…

Construction Costs Dip for the First Time in a Decade

11 Sep 2020, Posted by F.A. in News

It should come as no surprise to know that COVID-19 has shocked economies around the world. Every industry has been impacted in some way or other, even construction. If you lead a construction firm, are a contractor, or work for one, you are probably aware…

3 Ways to Adapt Your Construction Business During Covid-19

13 Aug 2020, Posted by F.A. in Tips

COVID-19 has caused changes to the construction industry and experts say many of them will remain even after the virus recedes. Adapting quickly is the best way to prompt a successful move forward. Perhaps COVID-19 has caused your company to lose a lot of workers…

How AI and Robots Could Change the Construction Industry

10 Aug 2020, Posted by F.A. in News

In the age of technology, artificial intelligence is benefiting more and more lives every day. Businesses and entire industries are also being transformed by the use of automation, learning technology, and the precision and accuracy of robots. Historically, the construction industry has relied on hands-on,…

Will the Construction Industry See Gen Z Join Its Workforce?

03 Aug 2020, Posted by F.A. in News

Career choices have changed throughout each generation based on their values and experiences. Each year there are more and more young people joining the labor force. Those born in 2000, known as Gen Z, are now 20 years old and are either going to college…

Utilizing Volcanic Ash To Create a Greener Concrete

15 Jul 2020, Posted by F.A. in News

In Japan, concrete construction is seeing new improvements through an unlikely source: volcanic ash. With sand becoming more and more scarce, a couple of universities and firms have realized the potential of utilizing ash to create greener concrete. This choice is not only environmentally friendly,…

Which College Degrees Lead to the Most Money in Construction?

08 Jul 2020, Posted by F.A. in Tips

There are many colleges and universities that offer degrees in construction. What exactly are college students in the construction field learning? These students are learning about building materials, project coordination, concrete shoring, blueprint reading and technology applying to the management of construction operations. Construction programs…

How Construction Firms Are Continuing Work During the Pandemic

05 Jul 2020, Posted by F.A. in News

With the coronavirus bringing the nation to a halt, many companies have opted for working remotely and interacting with clients, co-workers, and other business personnel via virtual conference calls. The construction industry, including those which offer plywood for sale, however, has had no simple alternatives…

What Qualities Should I Look for In a Construction Supplier?

17 Jun 2020, Posted by F.A. in Concrete Facts

As an industrial builder, you’re always looking for the best suppliers of concrete wall forms and subcontractors that align ultimately with your budget but also with your expectations for quality work. There are certain qualities and attributes to look out for when partnering with other…