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Types of Construction Lifts and Boom Lifts
Types of Construction Lifts and Boom Lifts

When you’re managing the diverse needs of a construction worksite, you must choose the appropriate machinery for every task. Consider these 10 types of construction and boom lifts for your next project.

The Costs of Building Iconic Pop Culture Structures
The Costs of Building Iconic Pop Culture Structures

From Death Star to Hogwarts, pop culture structures are as every bit iconic as the characters. How much would they cost to build in real life? We estimate the costs of five iconic structures.

10 Common Forklift Types, Classifications and Uses
10 Common Forklift Types, Classifications and Uses

Forklifts are one of the most powerful vehicles for builders. Our guide covers the different forklift types, the benefits of each equipment, and popular forklift models to help choose the right forklift for your next construction project.

Construction Site Noise: How Loud is Too Loud?
Construction Site Noise: How Loud is Too Loud?

Over thirty million construction workers are exposed to prolonged hazardous noise on a regular basis, with 14% experiencing hearing difficulty. We explore how construction noise compares to everyday sounds, and what construction workers can do to protect their hearing.

How Are Bridges Built?
How Are Bridges Built?

How are bridges built to transport people and vehicles on an everyday basis? Special engineering techniques and steps are required to design a functional bridge – here’s how they are constructed.

What Famous Ancient Structures Would Cost to Build Today
What Famous Ancient Structures Would Cost to Build Today

Long before modern engineering, humans brought to life some of the most impressive ancient wonders like the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Taj Mahal. How much would it cost to recreate these structures in the modern age? We estimate the cost of nine iconic ancient structures.

The State of Women in Construction
The State of Women in Construction

Although they make up only 9% of the construction workforce, women are steadily rising through the ranks and becoming leaders in the industry. Learn about the current state of women in construction and the females who are breaking glass ceilings.

The Robots Are Coming! Autonomous Construction Vehicles
The Robots Are Coming! Autonomous Construction Vehicles

Lately, there’s been an increase in self-driving or autonomous vehicles. As a construction worker, you might wonder how this technology will impact you. You may even worry that robotics will affect your job. Companies such as Google, Tesla, and Uber are finding their way into the driverless vehicle market.

Main Reasons to Rent Storage Containers
Main Reasons to Rent Storage Containers

You’re getting ready for a new construction project when you realize that there is no available storage at the site. Don’t panic! You can easily rent storage containers in any size to fit any of your needs. Renting a storage container gives easy access, provides versatility, and finally, security when on an on-site project.

If you’re thinking, “Oh great another expense,” don’t fret. Renting a storage container is actually more affordable than you may think. Different rates are available for daily, weekly, and even monthly needs.

Heavy Equipment Rental With a CDL – Do You Meet the Operator Requirements
Heavy Equipment Rental With a CDL – Do You Meet the Operator Requirements

Most accidents happen due to equipment operators not following safety precautions. It’s important to make sure that your equipment operator has the proper training for the heavy equipment. Receiving proper training for the specific type of equipment is also helpful.

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