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You drive by a residential construction project, and you notice something you haven’t seen before. Construction workers are building the walls for the residential structure on the ground. After all the walls are completed, the workers tilt the walls into place, before finishing the outside of the project by installing the roof.
Welcome to tilt-up construction, which offers developers several reasons to opt for the residential construction method.
Should your next building project feature a pre-engineered steel building or one made using tilt-up construction?
Pre-engineered buildings, of course, are known for their speed of construction and low initial cost. And buildings made with tilt-up construction are economical to build and are attractive to developers seeking investment-grade properties.
But which option is best for you? Consider these four factors before making your decision.
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What do you think of when it comes to advanced construction projects? Do you think about massive airport renovation projects or the construction of new canals and subways operating in one of the largest cities in the world? Well, the five advanced construction projects on our list are not limited to unfolding on planet Earth. In fact, we have an otherworldly construction project that might be the most advanced project of them all.
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Green buildings deliver many benefits. They address climate change, create sustainable communities, and driving economic growth. But are they more expensive to build than conventional buildings?
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Contrary to popular belief, concrete can be placed, finished and cured at any temperature, even sub-zero temperatures. You just have to take extra precautions. That’s because if you allow the concrete to freeze before it has cured, you face trouble.
First, a quick refresher course on concrete curing. Concrete transforms from a liquid to a solid material through a chemical reaction. The colder the temperature of concrete, the slower the speed of the reaction. In winter, your enemy is the clock. The concrete needs to harden as rapidly as possible to resist the pressures caused by water freezing within the concrete.
Tilt Wall Ontario is excited to announce to once again, be a Platinum Sponsor for the only national trade show in Canada dedicated to the concrete construction industry, presented by Building Point & Sika.
Being the Platinum Sponsor, Tilt Wall Ontario obtains VIP passes to distribute to you that provides free Trade Show Admission (must pre-register).
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With technology advancing at a rapid pace, the construction industry can benefit greatly mobile apps to increase safety, improve productivity, and manage teams more effectively. We have handpicked 12 construction apps that are a must-have for any construction business.
The bad news is that winter is a high-risk time for construction workers.
In the US in 2014, there were 42,480 workplace injuries and illnesses involving ice, sleet or snow that required at least one day away from work to recuperate. If you consider that winter lasts roughly four months (November through February), this means there were 10,620 injuries or illnesses a month, or 354 a day.
The good news is that many winter-related workplace injuries and illnesses can be prevented. Here are five steps you can take at your job sites to improve your winter safety performance.
Tilt-Up Concrete Construction is a proven method for building warehouses, office buildings, retail buildings, homes, and much more. But where did this innovative building method come from? And how does the future of tilt-up looks like? In this article, we take a deeper look into the past, the present, and the future of Tilt-Up Construction.
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