Keeping Cash Flow Steady in Construction

By: Dean Kaplan, CEO and President, The Kaplan Group Like many seasonal businesses, construction companies often have trouble keeping their cash flow steady. The highs are great, but the lows have the capacity to ruin your business. Sometimes even the highs can be hard on your business, if you find…continue reading →

What are Star Rates?

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 the Bill of Quantities (BQ or BOQ) is provided by the…continue reading →

12+ Different Common Types of Doors

Well, the word door is a very common and a very widespread word; however, today we will explain and enlighten some of the unique types of doors you might not be familiar with. Before going into that let’s first talk about technical definition of door in civil engineering. “The arrangements made…continue reading →

Manager Bidding & Proposal Required in Construction Industry Pakistan

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How to install Primavera P6 Project Management?

Primavera P6 is the latest software package that is used for comprehensive enterprise project portfolio management (EPPM) solutions. Primavera was founded by Primavera Systems Inc. in 1983 which is then acquired by Oracle Corporation in 2008.Installation of Primavera is a bit tricky but not very difficult at all. In this…continue reading →

Download Free Civil Engineering Illustrated Source Book [PDF]

The purpose of this source book is to provide the user with an all-inclusive overview of the general pattern of civil engineering as it is practiced by private consulting firmsDownload Civil Engineer\'s Illustrated SourceBookAuthorBy; Robert O. Parmley, P.E.TitleCivil Engineering Illustrated Source BookPrefaceAny engineer entering the profession, seeking a career in…continue reading →

What is Liquidated damages? What are its clauses

Monetary compensation for a loss, detriment, or injury to a person or a person\'s rights or property, awarded by a court judgment or by a contract stipulation regarding violation of contract.DefinitionCash compensation, agreed to by signed, written contract for breach of contract, payable to the aggrieved party. {Law Dictionary: (Black\'s…continue reading →