January 2014: Construction Outlook

 

If the 2013 economy were a horse race, it often trotted more than galloped.

This...

Winners of Showstopper Awards at the 2013 NECA Show in Washington, D.C., r­epresent a broad...

The current economic climate in Washington, D.C., is uncertain at best. Last minute approval of...

An easy workflow delivers informative rendered results for an exterior site in AGi32
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From simple apps for mobile devices that store product data, to more sophisticated, computer-based software...

A section of the tunnel from the back of the TBM

The city of Columbus, Ohio, has a problem. For years, untreated wastewater has overflowed from...

The drive to use technology to improve productivity and efficiency is not limited to factories...

On a similar plane, the evolution of digital technology has transformed almost every aspect of...

Studies increasingly show effective lighting promotes worker productivity and satisfaction.

Lighting strategies to optimize worker performance are alive and well. 
In fact, the correlation between...


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| January 2014
While traditional security measures—such as firewalls, antivirus programs and vulnerability assessments—are important in the cloud, additional considerations must be taken to

| January 2014
I made a comment while teaching a class that nonmetallic (NM) cable was not permitted in an outdoor, wet location.

| January 2014
Two simple words, a total of six letters, help define which electrical equipment is required to have an arc flash label.

A section of the tunnel from the back of the TBM, Primary discharge pump, level 1 inside the TBM, a 350-kV motor being switched out to a 500-kW motor, This view from the back of the TBM shows communications cables (upper left) on the tunnel wall and feeders on the right of the tunnel wall. The conduits are water lines.
| January 2014
The city of Columbus, Ohio, has a problem. For years, untreated wastewater has overflowed from its taxed sewer system during periods of heavy, prolonged rainfall.

| January 2014
The drive to use technology to improve productivity and efficiency is not limited to factories and offices, nor just to improving energy conservation and gas mileage.

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