Posts by Lance Hodgson

Construction cost codes

Finance – Construction cost codes

Construction cost codes: Everything you need to know What are construction cost codes? Construction cost codes enable construction companies to seperate costs into specific categories, which are assigned to specific divisions, so that companies and projects can accurately see how much specific jobs or tasks cost them – and how that compares to what was…

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Example of construction technology

Construction – Construction technology examples

The latest construction technology examples About construction technology Construction has come a long way in the last 100 years, and many of the advancements in construction technology are continuing to push construction projects forward at an ever-increasing rate. Construction technology has become the main driver of construction process and productivity changes and progress. Humans cap…

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Example of a project status report

Production – Example of a project status report

An example of a project status report What is a project status report? A project status report is a report which a project manager or other responsible party completes and shares with a contractor or client to update them on project progress with some level of detail. The purpose of a project status report is…

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Project management software for general contractors

Project management – The features GC’s want from project management software

Project management software for general contractors: What features do you need? Why do general contractors need project management software? Project management has been a double edged sword for general contractors over the years. General contractors have grown their revenues, workforces and project sizes; and they have also suffered some hefty project losses. Some of this…

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Simple purchase requisition form sample

Finance – Simple purchase requisition form sample

Simple purchase requisition form sample What is a purchase requisition form? A purchase requisition form is a form which is created and used when an employee is seeking the approval or ‘thumbs’ up from a project manager, finance team or higher up that they can go ahead and purchase a specific item, product or service.…

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Construction drone technology

Construction – New technology in the construction industry

New construction technology for 2019 Construction technology trends from 2018 Construction technology has come a long way in the last 15-20 years, and it continue to move forward at a faster rate than ever before. 2018 was a big year for construction technology; some technologies were very nascent and remain out of reach for most…

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Lock out tag out procedure 6 steps

Safety – Lock out tag out procedure 6 steps

Lock out tag out procedure 6 steps – The 6 key steps to a safe LOTO What are the 6 steps for a safe lock out tag out? Lock out tag out procedures are one of the most important safety procedures across the industries because of how frequently they occur as well as the dangers…

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Lock out tag out procedure

Safety – Lock out tag out procedure

Here’s a proven lock out tag out procedure for you What is a lock out tag out? A lock out tag out refers to the procedure and practice of disconnecting and isolating equipment and machinery to prevent the release of hazardous energy or the unexpected re-energisation of that machine or equipment. Lock out tag outs…

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Job safety analysis examples

Safety – Job safety analysis examples

JSA examples: Use these job safety analysis examples What is a JSA? A JSA or job safety analysis is a procedure (usually conducted with a JSA form) which describes the steps required to complete a specific task or job – and then identifies potential incidents and hazards which could arise during the course of this task…

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Construction site safety rules sample

Safety – Construction site safety rules

Construction site safety rules sample The important role of construction site safety rules Construction sites are some of the most dangerous job ‘sites’ in the world, with construction companies and workers being involved in countless incidents, injuries and fatalities each year. Construction companies work hard to keep their workers safe in a number of ways…

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