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Questions to Ask at a Pre-Construction Meeting

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February 1, 2024

Beginning a commercial construction project requires a lot of time and money. If you do not plan properly, it will cost you even more. With only 8.5% of construction projects completed on time and within budget, you must plan early. If everyone on your team is on the same page, your project may be one of the […]

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Why Building Design Is So Important

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October 27, 2023

Building a structure is much more than any one step, but whether you’re putting the finishing touches on a 12-story highrise or performing site analysis for new office space, the success of the entire project hinges on design. The importance of building design can’t be overstated — it’s where you create your vision and figure […]

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What Makes a Good Construction Project Manager?

October 27, 2023

It’s hard to sum up just how important a capable project manager is to a construction project. These professionals handle everything from budget planning to safety oversight, and they seemingly do it all without breaking a sweat. You need a project manager to ensure your project stays within budget and on schedule. So, how can […]

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Signs It’s Time For Commercial Renovations

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September 21, 2023

You know it’s time to remodel your business space when it no longer meets your needs. If you need more storage space or more room for your staff, it’s time to make some changes. Renovating your commercial space can bring new energy into your business, and there are many reasons to consider investing in some […]

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Matterport Tips and Tricks

March 15, 2023

Construction technology is constantly evolving, and Matterport is at the forefront of these advancements. Their new Pro3 3D camera elevates how we capture digital twins for construction applications. Their latest technology allows you to capture more accurate, detailed virtual copies of buildings and properties. Maximize your equipment’s value with these details about this technology and […]

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Ways to Keep Construction Costs Low

February 14, 2023

Ways to Keep Construction Costs Low Whether you’re planning a building renovation or want to design and build something new, you’ll want construction to be cost-effective. While your build or renovation will be an investment, it doesn’t have to grow into one that’s outside of your price range. We’ll explain how to reduce construction costs […]

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What Do Construction Project Managers Do?

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February 14, 2023

What Do Construction Project Managers Do? Construction project management involves immense responsibility and pressure. It requires skills in time management, communication, leadership, problem-solving and other areas. But what does a construction project manager do, exactly? In short, construction managers oversee teams, ensure timely project completion, and maintain equipment and budget requirements. They monitor the cost, […]

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Construction Trends to Watch in 2023

Artificial Intelligence Construction
December 16, 2022

The construction industry isn’t the trendiest or highest-tech field, but companies are increasingly bringing their work into the 21st century. From intelligent software to sensors and drones, the digital world has a significant place in construction. These tools can help improve project quality and collaboration and reduce costs and time to completion. Other trends guiding […]

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Preparing for a Pre-Construction Meeting

Preparing for a Pre-construction meeting
October 31, 2022

Many companies and businesses understand that the construction project team holds meetings throughout the entire process, but many forget that the pre-construction meeting can be the most crucial step. As primary stakeholders in the outcome of the construction process, you and your company will want to fully prepare for the meeting before taking any more […]

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The Importance of Pre-Construction and Preparation For a Project

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September 29, 2022

The pre-construction process is the foundation of any project. It’s a strategic plan that considers the ins and outs of a job before construction begins, like budget, schedule, design and other factors. Pre-construction builds out a project into different phases with specific goals, which ultimately determines its success. Alta Construction is a licensed general contractor […]

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