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Construction projects create a lot of data. In the past, much of that data was unstructured and siloed. Data was collected, often on paper, and filed away once a project was completed. That’s been changing over the past several years as construction companies are realizing the benefits and insights that big data, predictive analytics and […]

The U.S. pipeline company, Kinder Morgan, having already spent a wheelbarrow load of money and still having no assurance that its Trans Mountain expansion project will ever by allowed to proceed, has issued an end-of-May deadline for the removal of obstacles in its path. The proposed new investment by Kinder Morgan will triple capacity along […]

Listed below are ConstructConnect’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of April 2 – 6, 2018. Our Hot Projects showcases three currently bidding or sub-bidding projects from all 50 states and the District of Columbia pulled from our extensive database of construction leads. Alabama Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen / Boaz Location: Boaz, AL Building Use: […]

As construction projects become more complex, effective collaboration is increasingly becoming a key factor in completing projects on time and within budget while delivering a quality product to the client. Good collaboration leads to many benefits like innovation, time and cost saving, added value for the client, reduced errors and unnecessary rework. Good project collaboration […]

This article provides a ranking of America’s Top Dozen States according to their goods export volumes in full year 2017. Total U.S. goods exports last year amounted to almost one-and-a-half trillion dollars. The background foreign trade data comes from the Census Bureau’s web-based site entitled USA Trade Online. While it’s relatively easy to open a […]

Due to its complexity, much of the subject matter concerning the economy requires detailed editorial commentary, often supported by relevant tables and graphs. At the same time, though, there are many topics (e.g., relating to demographics, housing starts, etc.) that cry out for compelling ‘short-hand’ visualizations. Whichever path is followed, the point of the journey, […]

Construction spending rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,273.1 in February. This was just 0.1% above January’s estimate which was revised up from $1,262.8 billion to $1,272.2 billion. December’s estimate was also revised up from to $1,262.7 billion to $1,272.6 billion. Construction spending for February 2018 was 3.0% higher year-over-year compared to the […]

Listed below are ConstructConnect’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of March 26 – 30, 2018. Our Hot Projects showcases three currently bidding or sub-bidding projects from all 50 states and the District of Columbia pulled from our extensive database of construction leads. Alabama Crowne Health Care of Spring Hill – Skilled Nursing and […]