Bridging the labor mismatch in US construction

McKinsey

US construction projects are short-staffed today, and the problem is set to get worse. Insights on Operations Engineering & Construction Operations Labor marketsHere’s what the sector can do to close the gap.

Call for action: Seizing the decarbonization opportunity in construction

McKinsey

As decarbonization initiatives gain momentum, construction players can benefit from this growing trend—but only if they view ESG as a strategic opportunity and collaborate with other stakeholders in the ecosystem.

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Frost & Sullivan Highlights 8 Key Predictions Shaping the Construction Materials Market in 2021

Frost & Sullivan

Sustainability, modular construction methods and machines are expected to usher in a new era of construction automation. However, the geopolitical chaos has led to disruptions in local and global preferences for construction materials.

Digging out: Forecasting for construction OEMs in the next normal

McKinsey

As the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates transformative trends within the construction-equipment industry, companies must rethink their traditional strategies. Automotive & Assembly Insights Engineering & Construction Industrial equipment & components

Construction Adhesive and Sealant Manufacturers Go Green to Tap into Immense Growth Prospects

Frost & Sullivan

The need for innovation and increasing consumer requirements are key factors driving the construction adhesive and sealant market worldwide. By 2026, the global construction adhesive and sealant market is estimated to garner a revenue of $23.7

Global Construction and Mining Rental Equipment Market to Reach $273 Billion by 2030 with Growth of Digital Services and Platforms

Frost & Sullivan

Use of telematics and digital services in construction and mining industries is gaining prominence due to operational efficiency and better ROI, says Frost & Sullivan. Global construction spending is estimated to reach $17.5

South Africa’s Road Construction Industry – A Regional Look

Frost & Sullivan

As with all other industries, Covid-19 also affected the road construction industry, causing delays of tender awards as well as cancellation of major projects such as the planned upgrading of the Cape Town International Airport’s runway.

Road work ahead: The emerging revolution in the road construction industry

McKinsey

Four technology trends could help improve road functionality, construction, and maintenance, creating opportunities for greater safety, efficiency, and economic success. Public & Social Sector Insights Infrastructure

Building products in the digital age: It’s hard to ‘get smart’

McKinsey

Insights on Engineering, Construction & Building Materials Engineering & ConstructionOpportunity or threat? Innovation is perceived as a double-edged sword in the building products sector, but the winners will be those who dare to take risks.

Expert Advice: Future Trends in Managing Construction Projects

Project Management Institute

Decarbonizing the built environment: Takeaways from COP26

McKinsey

How can the cement and construction industry achieve net zero by 2050? Insights on Engineering, Construction & Building Materials Engineering & Construction Energy, Resources & Materials Sustainability

One of Our Many Happy Clients! TCC – A Client Success Story

Aepiphanni

Our TCC story started several years ago when the CEO of Triple Crown Construction expressed a desire to grow his company in a way that allowed him to oversee operations and reorganize the business by developing an expanded team […].

Building value-chain resilience with AI

McKinsey

Metals & Mining Insights Engineering & Construction MiningValue chains are facing increased uncertainty. A threefold approach underpinned by artificial intelligence can help companies adapt to rapidly changing markets and operational challenges.

Creating value in the specialty-pumps market

McKinsey

Insights on Engineering, Construction & Building Materials Engineering servicesOEMs and distributors face a rapidly changing competitive landscape, but aspiring leaders can take the initiative to seize the opportunity in this growing industrial market.

Global Off-highway Equipment Market to Build on 2021 Recovery, Laying the Foundation for Stable Growth in 2022 and Beyond

Frost & Sullivan

Compounding this was the dearth of skilled equipment operators in the construction, mining, and agricultural sectors. The market saw digital solutions such as farm management platforms and smart construction and mining tools being integrated with telematics and onboard devices.

Digital Service Innovations Power the Global Homes and Buildings Industry Post-COVID-19

Frost & Sullivan

The study analyzes seven industry segments: construction management, lighting, energy management, smart building management, facility management, fire safety and security, and smart homes. The global H&B industry is expected to reach $1.26

Can Artificial Intelligence be a Critical Success Factor of Construction Projects? Practitioner perspectives

TIM Review

Artificial Intelligence (AI) can be defined as constructing computer programs that (i) are capable of exhibiting intelligence, (ii) exhibit intelligence by using processes used by humans for the same tasks, and (iii) are capable of complementing or supplementing human intelligence (Simon, 1995).

Global Industrial Exoskeletons Market to Boom, Led by Automotive Manufacturing Industry, Finds Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan

Other manual, labor-intensive industries such as construction and transport will also make extensive deployments of industrial exoskeletons over the next four to five years as companies across these sectors focus on reducing the cost of on-the-job injuries.

Lessons in Sustainable Change Management: #deCOALonize Kenya

INSEAD Knowledge

The campaign to prevent the construction of a coal power plant on an idyllic island in the Indian Ocean

Closing labor gaps to revitalize US infrastructure

McKinsey

US construction projects are short-staffed today, and the problem is set to get worse. Here’s what the sector can do to close the gap. Voices Operations

Changing project delivery to meet net-zero targets

McKinsey

As construction increasingly adopts climate targets, owners and contractors can help change how projects are delivered. Doing so will likely require expert analytical and technical skills. Voices Operations

Author Talks: Power, for all

McKinsey

By understanding power, we can use it constructively. Having power can lead to hubris and self-focus. But it doesn’t have to. McKinsey on Books

The data-driven future of storytelling: MIT’s Deb Roy on the message and the medium

McKinsey

The head of MIT’s Center for Constructive Communication talks about how data can help storytellers, what audiences of the future might look like, and why artificial intelligence cannot replace human creativity. Our Insights High Tech & Internet

Unlocking Profitability with the New Generation of Agile Project Management Tools

PSMJ Resources Blog

If your firm is like many in the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) business, you’ve spent much of the past couple of years hunting for new strategies that lead to more predictably profitable projects and a more data-intelligent, agile company.

Unlocking Profitability with the New Generation of Agile Project Management Tools

PSMJ Resources Blog

If your firm is like many in the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) business, you’ve spent much of the past couple of years hunting for new strategies that lead to more predictably profitable projects and a more data-intelligent, agile company.

AEC Firms Take Steps to Benefit from Infrastructure Bill

PSMJ Resources Blog

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It’s Time for AEC Firms to Get Serious About Agile Project Management

PSMJ Resources Blog

As smoothly as many architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) firms have adapted to the realities of doing business during a pandemic, and as plentiful as the opportunities for project work are heading into the new year, there’s plenty of reason to believe that 2022 will be even better for AEC firms than 2021.

Is a great time to sell an A/E/C firm also a terrible time to buy an A/E/C firm?

PSMJ Resources Blog

Architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) firm valuations, like a lot of things these days, seem to just keep on climbing, and this is driving mergers & acquisitions (M&A) at a feverish pitch in all corners of the industry.

A drop in the ocean

Stellar Partnerships

For example, look at John Holland , the engineering and construction company. Given that the VIC government has mandated a 50% gender equity target for construction companies by 2030, they’re a long way from where they need to be.

A/E/C Senior Executive Joins PSMJ’s World-Class Collection of Industry Experts

PSMJ Resources Blog

has joined its growing team of experts providing advisory services to the architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) industry Jared Jamison, P.E. brings extensive experience in operations, financial management and strategy. PSMJ Resources, Inc. is proud to announce that Jared Jamison, P.E.,

10 wishes for International Women’s Day

Stellar Partnerships

The construction industry got massive government support during COVID, whilst childcare saw wage subsidies disappear at the first opportunity. I like pink. Some of my favourite clothes are pink.

Importance of Equality in Peer Learning Groups

EGA

They welcome ideas with open minds and engage in a positive and constructive interaction without regard to seniority. “The only source of knowledge is experience.” Albert Einstein.

Business Development & Marketing Discussion - Building Congress & Exchange - YouTube Vieo

Dinkel Business Development

I had the pleasure of having a discussion with Tim Bojanowski, president of ZEST Social Media Solutions and Donna DeMarco, executive director of Building Congress & Exchange on the topic of business development and marketing as it pertains to the construction industry.

Oaklins Capital Alliance completes four deals in four months as M&A heats up

The Capital Alliance Blog

Culberson Construction Inc. acquired the assets of Nicholas Consulting Group, a provider of engineering, procurement and construction services to the oil & gas industry in West Texas. Oaklins Capital Alliance represented Culberson Construction Inc., an oilfield services construction company operating across producing basins in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma.

The role of big data in enabling ERP to trigger unprecedented growth

Compare The Cloud

Working with businesses in the manufacturing, field service, wholesale distribution, construction, retail and fashion industries, its leading product lines include Microsoft Dynamics 365, Internet of Things, AI, Business Intelligence, Connected Field Service, the Smart Office and Smart Retail.

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On The Three Principles of BmB Opportunities

Powerlinx

Construct Synergy. Unlocking the full value of two businesses partnering on an opportunity relies mainly on three short, simple and clear principles, which need to be present in order to drive that opportunity towards success, leveraging from the first Business Meets Business (BmB) platform.

How Mixed Reality Is Helping to Offset the Labor Shortage

CGS Inc

This technology also has many uses for industries like manufacturing and construction, two sectors that are particularly impacted by the labor shortage.

End-use Industries Recovery to Propel Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants and Elastomers Global Market

Frost & Sullivan

market is likely to witness commendable growth in 2021 as its key end markets—healthcare, construction, and packaging—are witnessing a quicker than expected recovery from the impact of the pandemic.

Ty Rose Joins Capital Alliance Corp.

The Capital Alliance Blog

Rose will direct the firm’s construction & engineering practice. provides conflict-free, expert strategic consulting and independent M&A advice, with sought-after negotiating expertise in a wide range of industries, including construction & engineering, human resources, energy and others. Ty brings unique qualifications to our clients in construction and engineering,” said Bryan Livingston, managing partner and chief executive officer of Capital Alliance. “He

Time to Start Something New?

Ground Floor Partners

Agriculture, ground and air transportation, housing, energy, construction, office space, hotels, spas, restaurants and food service, fashion, packaging, and dozens of other industries and sectors can all benefit from innovation and redesign.