Insights Into Industry Performance: Why You Should Be a Part of Foundation’s 2020 Construction Business Survey The U.S. construction industry, along with so many other sectors of the economy, is facing some tough hurdles right now. At times like this, decision-makers at contracting firms need to be armed with as much information as possible, and it can be especially useful to understand more about how your peers in construction are responding to change. What are
Save the Date: ProNovos Hosts Equipment-Management Webinar on July 8 Construction contractors can lose hundreds of thousands of dollars over time due to chronic inefficiencies in their equipment programs. A July 8 webinar hosted by ProNovos will give contractors new strategies to solve these problems. Mikeal Kanouff, Washington Area Operations Manager for El Dorado Hills, Calif.-based McClone Construction Co., will present the webinar based on his experience in pulling off precisely such a transformation.
The Unthinkable Has Happened. How Should Contractors Respond? Any construction veteran expects the economy to contract and expand. However, the global pandemic presents contractors with a challenge unlike any in recent memory. How should they respond in an environment of such uncertainty? For some perspective, I chatted with Dr. John Killingsworth, a construction management professor at Colorado State University who has conducted extensive research on how contractors can weather economic downturns. BRUCE ORR: John, let’s say you’re in
ProNovos + Viewpoint: Taking Data to the Next Level Contractors across the country are using Viewpoint software to ramp up the efficiency of their accounting, project and operational data. Moving from siloed spreadsheets to Viewpoint’s reports, dashboards and business intelligence tools is an important first step. It allows for both centralization of key information and a more interactive, cross-organizational approach. Now more contractors are advancing the ball even farther by combining Viewpoint with the powerful
How ProNovos Adds Value to Procore Procore is one of the most popular technology tools in the construction business, with 1.3 million users in more than 125 countries and, since 2014, more than 1 million projects, and $880 billion of total construction volume. Go to Procore’s website and you’ll see that the company has developed solutions for many of the major tasks and strategic imperatives in construction, including preconstruction and management of projects, finances and