How do you mitigate contractor risks when performing work on various jobsites? As the safety leader, you can ensure every step in your contractor management journey includes the same safety culture from the top down with a strong technology solution.
High-performing teams need clearly defined goals, roles and responsibilities, with a heavy dose of effective measurement and communication to drive continuous improvement. That's true whether the mission is to score points, defend a goal or ensure safer workplaces.
The construction industry has learned the long-standing challenges of labor productivity and on-time project delivery from past recessions (and recently COVID-19). As a result, firms have realized that current and historical data play an important part in business decision making and may even change the course of the industry. While artificial intelligence and machine learning […]
Anirban Basu, chief economist for Associated Builders and Contractors, is back to address the economic wows and woes for the construction industry in 2022. In the first of the series for 2022, Basu will share the latest insights from both industry-specific and general economic indicators to provide a picture of what is likely to be […]
The construction industry will continue its surge in 2022. To compete, companies must learn how to remain resilient against supply-chain disruptions, labor shortages and financial instability. Are you ready to navigate these uncertainties? Join HUB International’s panel of construction risk-management experts as they discuss new ways to manage growing risks in 2022. Learn the importance […]
In the past five years, the use of modular construction methods has doubled in the United States, and it’s expected to represent more than 10% of all construction work by the year 2030. Shifting construction away from traditional sites and into factories is enabling contractors to build faster and better—reducing claims by standardizing work and […]
Anirban Basu, chief economist for Associated Builders and Contractors, returns to present Construction Executive‘s 2022 Construction Industry Economic Update and Forecast. With another tumultuous year wrapping up, Basu will take a look back at the stronger-than-expected recovery effort and shed some light on what the future holds. This presentation will review the latest in both […]
A major advantage that arbitration has over litigation is the ability for the parties to design the process to be efficient and cost effective, as well as to fit the dispute and the parties. During this webinar, you will learn from leading construction lawyers about best practices to better manage projects and pre-hearing exchanges of information in construction disputes.
Your professional life is governed by contracts, but are you fluent in contract language? Definitions are the language of contracts, and if you don’t know how they work, you’re leaving yourself open to significant risk. Why do definitions matter? Because defined terms are the building blocks of every contract provision. For example, you may expect […]
Hear real stories from real contractors about real-life workforce management (WFM) success and what it really means in the construction industry. You’ll take a look at workforce management today and what innovative companies are doing to shape the future of WFM and the construction industry. You might be wondering, what is WFM? WFM is an […]