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by Mary Kay Sheahan

In 1985, Back to the Future’s Marty McFly told movie-goers, “If you put your mind to it, you can accomplish anything.” The same can be said for any field, but especially construction, where the obstacles...

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I love my adopted City of London. English poet John Davidson described it far better than I can in the final verse of his poem ‘London’, written over 125 years ago: The parks, the squares, the thoroughfares,The million-peopled lanes and...

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by Mark Coates

In 1985, Back to the Future’s Marty McFly told movie-goers, “If you put your mind to it, you can accomplish anything.” The same can be said for any field, but especially construction, where the obstacles can seem insurmountable. Major construction...

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by Mary Kay Sheahan

On June 27, the U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) released the much-anticipated ADCMS Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for FY 2022 and FY 2023. FHWA has stood up dozens of grant programs as directed by the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs...

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by David Lieberman

The Seattle Tacoma International Airport, or SEA Airport, is the gateway to and from the United States’ picturesque Pacific Northwest for millions of travelers – over 50 million in 2019 – and the number of people flowing through the airport...

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by Mary Kay Sheahan

The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) is more than six months old, and we are now squarely in its “implementation” period where different federal agencies with jurisdiction over the IIJA implement their pieces of it through federal programs. As...

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by David Lieberman

In the 3rd century, the Greek mathematician and physicist Archimedes discovered that the volume of water he displaced in the bathtub must equal the volume of his submerged body. This was a true breakthrough in scientific understanding at the time....

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by Greg Demchak

Today’s construction landscape is being greatly impacted by skilled labor shortages and the rising cost of materials, all chipping away at profit margins. Digital tools are helping to offset this impact by improving productivity and controlling costs to help companies...

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by Mark Coates

A digital twin is best described as a living representation of something. If the something was me, it would have my dimensions, eye color, standing heart rate, medical history, and importantly it would look like me. As it’s living –...

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by Kevin Vivien