Monday, May 25, 2020

News

castle out of shipping containers Guy builds a modern castle out of shipping containers

Everyone has a dream house of their own, whether it be a small and cozy bungalow or a three-story mansion in the French countryside, all mancaves differ greatly. Andrew Camarata built his dream house by stacking shipping containers on top of one another for months,…

Weekly Round Up Weekly Round Up – May 23, 2020

Notable news this week includes a 102-year-old steam engine that was deployed for winching duties at a UK quarry. Another is a Nunavik village with no cases of COVID-19 not quite ready to welcome construction workers. I want to give a…

BuildCenter app Construction company offers free App to control COVID-19

As the construction industry reopens in California and across the United States, BuildCenter, a software spinoff from COBE Construction, Inc., is offering a free health screening tool and attendance log. The app helps all construction companies meet critical mandates set by many county health agencies.…

Bird Construction Bird Construction awarded two new projects

Bird Construction Inc. (“Bird”) announced today that it has been awarded two new projects. The first is a construction management services contract for 185 Enfield Place Project in Mississauga, Ontario for approximately $107 million for GWL Realty Advisors (“GWLRA”). The second is a stipulated sum…

Zoomlion electric crane Zoomlion produces the world’s first pure electric truck crane

The world’s first pure electric-powered truck crane “ZTC250N-EV”, developed and produced by Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (Zoomlion), was rolled off the production line at Zoomlion’s Quantang Industrial Park in Changsha on May 7. “We have partnered with the world’s leading…