- Construction Engineers Directory
Browse this construction engineer directory to find construction engineers and construction engineering services in the United States of America. The photo on this page depicts a construction engineer reading architectural blueprints.
- Construction Companies Directory
Visit this construction company directory to find construction companies and construction services in the United States of America. The illustration on this page depicts office skyscraper construction projects.
- Construction Loans
Construction loans are financial instruments that are used to finance real estate construction. Learn about the two methods of financing construction in the residential real estate market.
Construction Crane (Photograph)
A heavy-duty construction crane spans the entire length of a tall building, helping construction workers finish the top floors of the skyscraper. The tall crane will allow construction workers to complete the skeleton of the unfinished building.
- Construction Managers
General contractors sometimes act as construction managers over their projects. These managers usually work from a construction site office.
- Inground Pool Construction
To learn about inground pool construction, consult this helpful web page. Information provided includes materials, construction techniques, and more.
- Construction News
Recent construction news and relevant information resources, drawn from diverse sources around the world, are the focus of this construction-related website.
- Construction Industry Advertising
This online advertising guide for the construction industry features a discussion of the building trades plus links to commercial and residential construction websites.
- Construction Concepts Collage (Digital Video)
Architectural drawings, construction cranes, and an office building under construction.
- Construction Manager Collage (Digital Video)
A construction concepts collage illustrates varied facets of the construction industry.
- Cowboy Hat Construction
Cowboy hats are made of fur felt, which is a fabric made from animal-fur fibers. Use this website to learn about the steps used to make cowboy hats.
- Furniture Construction
Today, furniture is still built much the same way it was built over three hundred years ago. In most furniture, the structural details are hidden by aesthetic designs. Learn about the woods and techniques that are used to make furniture.
- Wooden Boat Interior Construction (Digital Image)
The two-toned interior of a wooden boat exhibits the craftsmanship that goes into making such a vessel. Boat builders use wood, such as cedar, as well as various natural and synthetic materials, to make sure that their boats are seaworthy.
- Building Permits
Cities and towns use building permits to regulate construction in order to ensure that construction in their jurisdictions is safe and meets construction codes.
Prefab Trusses (Photograph)
A close-up photograph of a prefabricated truss shows its detail. The truss will be shipped by large truck to the construction site, where it will be lifted by special machinery into place.
Nailgun Worker (Photograph)
A carpenter uses a pneumatic nail gun to put nails into plywood. The worker wears protective blue earmuffs and plastic eye protection while using electric tools, to ensure his safety during the construction process.
Wooden Dowels (Photograph)
A close-up of wooden dowels, used in furniture construction, shows the horizontal lines that texture each individual dowel. Wooden dowels are used as a way to join and reinforce certain types of woodworking projects.
- Modular Home Plans
Modular homes are pre-constructed in factories and then shipped to the homesite and assembled there. They are becoming increasingly popular for their fast construction time and lower price.
Pool Decking (Photograph)
This man is measuring wooden decking to ensure a perfect fit around his aboveground pool. A deck can add practicality and sophistication to any aboveground pool, allowing swimmers to lay out around the pool or simply sit with their feet in the water.
- Tool Information Guide
This tool guide features convenient links to power tools, air tools, gardening tools, and more, as well as helpful buying guides.
- Deck Materials
Outdoor decks have traditionally been constructed from wood boards, but there are now a number of synthetic materials on the market that resemble wood.
- Home Improvement Contracts
This website gives pointers to homeowners on what to think about before signing any home improvement contracts. Fifteen tips are included.
Model Home (Illustration)
A photograph depicts a sketch of a home. Underneath the original sketch the same sketch is rendered in more detail, including the addition of a red roof, howing what the home might look like once completed.
- Modular Home Building
Modular homes are made in factories, and they are built from the inside out. The homes are then transported to their destinations and lifted onto their foundations by large machinery.
- Prescreened Contractors
Finding a reliable contractor is an important step in many home improvement projects, whether large or small. This site features helpful links to pre-screened, customer-rated contractors in your area.
- Construction worker fatally shot at job site by man seeking cigarette, police say; suspect still at large
Authorities in Kansas City, Mo., were still searching Wednesday for a man who fatally shot a construction worker who reportedly couldn't meet the passerby's request for a cigarette.
Stephen Sorace. Fox News. Thu, 26 Apr 2018 02:00:00 GMT.
- House Vote Nears on 6-Year FAA Bill
Legislation to reauthorize Federal Aviation Administration programs, including airport construction grants, is moving again on Capitol Hill.
Engineering News-Record. Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:41:00 -0400.
- Mysterious mummy found in Iran could be father of last shah
Construction workers in Iran may have unearthed the mummified remains of Reza Shah Pahlavi, the father of the country's last monarch, nearly four decades after the Islamic Revolution toppled the dynasty.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:34:53 EDT.
- Hilton, Crown Company begin construction on world's first undersea residence
The new Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Residence is scheduled to begin operating in the fourth quarter of 2018, following a $15-million investment.
Victoria Rosenthal. Hotel Management. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 20:05:27 +0000.
- Waffle House shooting suspect arrested by Nashville police
Travis Reinking, a 29-year-old construction worker, was nabbed after he allegedly killed four people at a Waffle House restaurant, ending a police manhunt.
Straits Times. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 03:52:00 +0800.