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command center1 - concrete-cylinders2 Command Center Blog: Use Maturity Monitoring in Your Research

Monitoring maturity can be very useful for research aimed at improving construction methods in order to reduce internal stresses. COMMAND Center’s system delivers detailed, accurate temperature and maturity data ideal for research applications. COMMAND Center sensors hold up to 2,048 data points each, and COMMAND…

Relevant Emergency Evacuation Procedures Bulletin 257: Relevant Emergency Evacuation Procedures

After developing even the finest fire safety plan, implementation of its contents is imperative should a fire emergency arise in the building. It is vital that building owners, their property managers and onsite supervisors be fully versed on their roles and…

In the endless war on mould Nunavut doubles down In the endless war on mould, Nunavut doubles down

The Nunavut Housing Corp.’s war on mould is turning into a long, expensive slog. But they’re dead set on achieving victory, the corporation’s acting minister, Joe Savikataaq, told MLAs last week. Savikataaq said on Oct. 22 in a minister’s statement that…

procore acquires esticom Procore acquires construction estimating and takeoff company, Esticom

Procore Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of construction management software, today announced it has acquired Esticom, a cloud-based estimating and takeoff solution and leader in preconstruction technology. This acquisition will add powerful estimating functionality to the Procore platform, complementing Procore’s preconstruction…

Mastering the cranes Mastering the cranes – new training for new lifting gear

Operating a crane of any sort requires in-depth training followed by industry certifications. So, with the recent delivery of two mobile Liebherr 70-tonne cranes, and another one on its way, driver operators at Transport Electrical Mechanical Engineering (TEME) have to be…

charles-bridge Prague Animation shows how bridges were built in 14th-century Prague

We’re used to driving across bridges to get from place to place, but have you ever wondered how these ambitious architectural Goliaths were first created? Engineering and Architecture dives into the how with an eye-opening animation that demonstrates the construction of the Charles Bridge in…