Project Cost Control for Engineering Design

What is project cost control? Project cost control involves estimating your projected budget, monitoring any of your projects’ expenses, and planning for unforeseen costs that may arise from risks in engineering and construction. As a result, cost control is also one of the most critical performance indicators for your projects. Why is cost control so […]

ANSI-Certified Equipment You Need to Keep Your Workers Safe (Guest Post)

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ANSI, short for the American National Standards Institute, provides a voluntary set of standards for safety equipment (among other things). Every supervisor and project manager of a worksite knows the importance of ensuring that all team members have the appropriate safety gear. Preventing accidents and keeping small issues from becoming bigger ones is vital in […]

How to Make Sure Your Crew Members Can Get a Job Done Right

Running a construction project can be a huge challenge. As the leader, you have many tasks and responsibilities to focus on; however, the most important of these involves making sure that your crew is doing a good job. This all begins with you, what you choose to focus on, and how you implement these plans. […]

Why Renting Construction Equipment Is Better Than Buying (Guest Post)

The decision to rent or purchase construction equipment is one of the first questions many companies or individual contractors will ask. A careful analysis and review of the situations in which businesses might use this equipment, the level of frequency, and a company’s financial situation are all things managers can use to make this decision. […]