Safer Construction Helmets Head to US

MIPS Helmets from Ergodyne

Protecting construction workers from injuries is a priority for all construction companies. Daily safety huddles, signage with the number of days since an accident, and open-door policies for anyone to cite safety concerns are all ways sites are kept safer. In an era of increased innovation, it’s been time to take a closer look at…

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Prices for Lumber and Plywood Drop Amid Soaring Construction Material Costs

Building Structure

A recent AGC report highlights the rising rates of numerous construction materials and the causes behind it. Tariffs and supply chain bottlenecks are cited as leading causes, with construction officials calling for Congress and the Biden administration to enact change. This has left contractors losing profit as the price they’re paying for construction materials is outstripping the…

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Linarc vs General Purpose Project Management Software

Excavator at Night

Project management need not be a chore. The onus is on the software to handle the complexities of project management.  Primavera P6 and MS Project are widely used in construction today but were primarily designed as generic project management tools. Although they possess a wide array of features, few are actually used by construction firms.…

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Lean Construction with Linarc

Construction Crane Sunset

Construction firms can benefit greatly from embracing lean principles. Well-designed technology will play an essential role in this transformation. Linarc is designed to foster lean construction principles to ensure you and your team are highly efficient. The Integration Problem  In the construction industry, a variety of tech services are used to accomplish different tasks. While…

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Technical Innovation Is the New Frontier in Construction

Linarc Schedule View

Construction is finally changing. All over the world, unions are growing weary of the elephant in the room – automation. “Is this robot going to steal my job?” is the question on crew members’ minds as new technologies are rolled out by the day. Over the last 20 years, change in the construction industry has…

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7 Must-Have Traits in a Top Notch Construction Management Team

Architect & Project Managers

Managing people can be challenging. Everyone has a different personality and understanding of how and what to do. Some people work better independently, and some are great collaborators. Some contractors work fast, and others need clear structure and guidelines to be productive. Selecting the right construction management team during preconstruction will set the tone for…

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