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 post I am going to share … Read more

4 Machines Any Construction Business Would Love to Have

The business of construction is one that, generally speaking, requires a great number of tools to operate smoothly. What this means is that most construction companies, no matter how well equipped, won’t have every tool for every occasion. Hiring tools that you use infrequently is a common practice, and often the cost of purchasing and … Read more

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 yourself in a situation where … Read more

What are Star Rates? Re-measurement Contract – Requirements (MUST Know)

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 employer through his consultants … Read more

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 to provide free and … Read more