Today I am going to discuss a very important topic on construction management – the bid abstract. According to a definition by state department of Transportation USA, bid abstract/tabulation of bids lists contractor bid prices, as well as the engineer’s ...

Are you looking for a fast and easy way to transport your goods? If you don’t have the cash to hire a truck why not try a smaller scale transportation application such as a box trailer? There are many reputable ...

Are you in the business of transporting heavy machinery? Then you have two options for transporting it. Firstly, depending on your finances you can purchase your own heavy haulage trucks. Are you working on a budget? The next best option—which ...

Construction is a tough industry to work in and requires constant alertness. Having the right tools to complete the job is a must for success.  Thankfully, there are many industry tools that can make construction much easier and safer. Choosing ...

Much to excavate but can’t find the right piece of machinery? Look no further. Kubota has been the industry leader in excavation since the start of this technology and they have many an excavator for sale. Whatever your personal excavation ...

You’ve made up your mind that you want to build your own property. Nothing on the market is to your liking, and nor is it where you would want to see yourself growing old. Having a space that you helped ...

As a civil engineer and construction expert, you’d be familiar with a lot of common beam types and kinds but did you know there are a lot of uncommon types of beams you don’t know. Or in other words there ...

The valuing of variations in any project are lifeblood of a project provided they are properly settled in terms of fair and properly evaluated Star Rates. So actually you want to know “what are star rates”.   In unit price contract ...

Demolition is the deliberate destruction of structures and materials by means of explosives, mechanical devices, fire, chemical agent, etc. What is Demolition? Demolition is a pre-planned and controlled bringing down or destroying of a building or structure while considering all ...

The objective of this book is to present and discuss the management of field construction projects. These projects involve a great deal of time and expense; so close management control is required if they are to be completed within the ...