New report looks at the potential for this technology to be used for building façade inspections. Currently, legal drone use in New York City is restricted to approved government agencies in response to specific emergencies. The post NYC Department Of Buildings Examines Drone Use For Inspections appeared first on Facility
Onsite, time is always a factor and improved productivity is critical. The NO-COAT PRO Automatic Drywall Corner System is the only one of its kind in the industry which achieves highly durable, ready-to-install corners.
Multiple airlines, most recently Qatar Airways, have reported coating problems and ?early surface wear? with Airbus 350 jets.
In a recent lawsuit filed on behalf of Champlain Towers South victims and family members, new allegations claim that the construction of a neighboring luxury building is what triggered the deadly collapse in Surfside, Florida.
It demonstrates more than 99.9% reduction of SARS-CoV2 on painted surfaces.
Price increases of up to 35% are needed to compensate for surging raw material, transportation, and energy costs, among others.
Learn how to improve the life of your tenants and yourself by investing in a cloud-based, mobile access control system. The post eBook: Why Mobile Access Control Is The Essential Property Upgrade appeared first on Facility Executive Magazine.
The General Assembly will convene next week to consider Congressional redistricting. The General Assembly must also take up gubernatorial vetoes.
The Auditor General released a report that indicates the Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) has made overpayments of almost $4B from March 2020 August 2021.
Statistics Canada reports the total value of building permits increased 1.3% to $10.3 billion in October, led by gains in British Columbia (+15.0%) and Ontario (+4.5%). Construction intentions in the non-residential sector were up 4.2%, while the residential sector edged down 0.1%.On a constant dollar basis (2012=100), building permits increased 0.7% to $7.0 billion. New Brunswick
The biggest new idea in sustainable building is also one of the oldest construction materials around: timber. But this isn’t ordinary wood. Cross-laminated timber, as it’s known, is arguably the first major structural innovation since the invention of reinforced concrete more than 150 years ago. Cross-laminated timber itself has been in use for
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz announced a new mask mandate, effective Nov. 23rd, for staff, guests, and patrons at all indoor public locations.
If the digital transformation of architecture, engineering and construction is a destination, then Building Information Modeling (BIM) is the road that the industry is paving to get there. BIM encompasses the creation and management of buildings, infrastructure and other build-world assets, and can provide a model that can be used
Balfour Beatty has launched a new site cabin design with integrated disability and neurodiverse features. The EcoSense cabins, designed in collaboration with Sunbelt Rentals, incorporate wider corridors for wheelchair users, coloured plug sockets and switches to assist the visually impaired, and tri-coloured LED lighting for those who are hyper-sensitive to
The pandemic has handed the manufacturing industry an opportunity to embrace digital transformation, overcome longstanding challenges, and meet today’s demands. Traditional manufacturing methods are out of step with consumer expectations, and products are failing to meet profit margins. As companies move through the steps of digital transformation in manufacturing toward