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[ December 9, 2021 by Stephanie Kaufman 0 Comments ]

Soaring wages in the construction industry! Great career prospects for Gen Z?

The construction industry is in desperate need of workers. How will the passing of the $1.2 trillion infrastructure spending package into law affect the industry? There is no bad news. According to forecasts, contractors will have to pay their onsite workers more.

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[ December 7, 2021 by Stephanie Kaufman 0 Comments ]

Toyota builds lithium battery plant in North Carolina, thousands of new jobs

Toyota USA will invest billions of dollars into a new automotive battery plant in North Carolina — a project that amounts to the largest capital investment in state history. The lithium battery plant will be built at the 1,800-acre plot, the Greensboro-Randolph Mega site.

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[ November 24, 2021 by Stephanie Kaufman 0 Comments ]

Cross-Laminated Timber: Eco-friendly innovation in the construction Industry

As a potential building material for the future, CLT offers a myriad of advantages. With its structural strength, flexible use, and environmentally-friendly character, and it will soon become the material of choice for the construction industry.

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[ November 9, 2021 by Stephanie Kaufman 0 Comments ]

The future is here – how will the metaverse change the building industry?

How will the metaverse affect the way we connect and share ideas with our AEC teams? Thewild.com provides examples of the application of metaverse VR and AR in your team’s immersive collaboration and Architecture, Engineering and Construction workflows .

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[ November 9, 2021 by Stephanie Kaufman 0 Comments ]

Best podcasts for your morning commute: The race to industrialised construction

Interested in what’s trending in the industry? Catch up with the latest popular topics with the best podcasts for your morning commute. Voted best construction podcast 2020, Bridging the Gap covers the subject of innovation in the industry with 90+ construction leaders.

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[ November 9, 2021 by Stephanie Kaufman 0 Comments ]

Aiding talent shortage in construction – how to improve retention post-covid

Talent shortage in construction industry has been growing for decades. And the pandemic made it even harder to meet the demand. Since retention begins with recruiting, here is an overview of key factors to consider in search for a sustainable career match.