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February 17, 2021
7 COVID Precautions to Build into Your Construction Estimates

Principle Engineer Bob Mewis highlights the seven primary infectious disease/COVID precautions that impact labor cost and the additional raw materials needed on job sites. Read the blog for insights on how construction estimates can be built to account for cost changes due to COVID-19, the impacts social distancing could have on project timelines and how new technologies can combat productivity loss.

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February 11, 2021
The Problem of Inconsistent Data in Construction

Inconsistent data in construction is a key problem facing the industry, preventing an acceleration of technology innovations. Lets explore the causes of this problem, including disjointed data sources, non-communicative systems and workflow processes.

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February 12, 2020
Cost Breakdown: 4 Reasons Stainless Steel Costs Substantially More in 2020

Stainless steel prices grew 7% from 2019 to 2020. What’s causing that increase? Here are four factors attributing to the recent rise in stainless steel costs.

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January 31, 2020
5 More Popular Questions from the 2020 Construction Cost Changes Webinar

After our 2020 Construction Cost Changes webinar, we sat back down with two of our data experts to answer your questions about RSMeans data and construction cost changes coming your way in 2020. Here is the second part of our conversation.

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January 24, 2020
5 Popular Questions from the 2020 Construction Cost Changes Webinar

After our 2020 Construction Cost Changes webinar, we sat back down with two of our data experts to answer your questions about RSMeans data and construction cost changes coming your way in 2020.

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