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10 Common mistakes to avoid during the construction process

common mistakes to avoid

10 Common mistakes to avoid during the construction process Everyone makes mistakes, and the construction industry is no exception. Let’s find out the common mistakes in the construction process.  Lack of communication among team members In any construction project, there are many companies, subcontractors, and teams involved. The flow of information is enormous, and with […]

Successful Construction Project Management

Successful Construction Project Management Construction project management involves managing every part of a construction project, from planning to execution. There are many skills required for effective project management, but one of the most important is communication. In this blog post, we’ll look at how successful construction project managers communicate. Create a Flow of Communication A […]

Stop blaming workers for construction project delays

don't blame construction workers

Stop blaming workers for construction project delays It is a never ending blame game when it comes to construction project delays. Investors blame the general contractor for delays; the general contractor blames subcontractors, and subcontractors blame workers. It seems that workers made all this mess? No! If we dig deeper, we will find out that […]

6 Tips to keep your Construction Project Schedule on Track

6 Tips to keep your Construction Project Schedule on Track

6 Tips to keep your Construction Project Schedule on Track Research says that almost every construction project runs over schedule. The main reason why construction projects fail is the lack of new technologies and software. Ever since Microsoft Excel came out, it has remained the number one tool for any contractor. Plans are kept in […]

What is a construction management plan?

Construction project plan

What is a construction management plan? A construction management plan (CMP) is the whole picture of how the construction project will be executed from start to finish. A project plan is needed for project managers, contractors, and stakeholders to ensure that the project will be well executed, safely completed on time, and within budget.  What […]

Why you should start using construction software

which construction software to use

Why you should start using construction software The construction business is tough, and you must be smart in order to succeed. Margins for projects are small, and often projects run over budget. You have to be smart and efficient to stay competitive. Construction software is designed to help contractors reduce overall risks, schedule the project, […]

6 must have skills for any construction project manager

must have skills for any construction project manager

6 must have skills for any construction project manager Construction project management is not easy. You always need to learn and adapt to new things and be open minded about changes. Let’s see what the main skills needed for any construction project manager are. The number one skill – PROBLEM SOLVING Problem solving is a […]

7 reasons why most of the construction projects and contractors fail

7 reasons why most of the construction projects and contractors fail

7 reasons why most of the construction projects and contractors fail Construction is a critical industry that is essential for building and maintaining infrastructure. However, it is also an industry that is plagued by a high rate of failure. According to research, approximately 20% of construction companies fail within their first year of operation, and […]

How to find and select right subcontractor for your construction project

How to find and select right contractor

So often, contractors hire subcontractors, who then jeopardize their schedule and budget. They promise to deliver something in one month, and after three months, you still see them and are forced to deal with them. Large general contractors like Skanska have their own database of subcontractors. They have their own techniques for quality control and […]