Category Archives: Features

Demolition from the inside out

High tech tools remove reinforced UNH announcer’s box on a tight deadline You can almost hear the cheers echo across the University of New Hampshire Wildcats Stadium even when it’s empty. The football field, track, seating and athletic facilities make for an exciting scene with the exception of one element: the announcer’s box.

Precision demolition in the Big Apple

by Jeff Winke It sounds contradictory to talk about “precision demolition.” But think about removing a building from a tightly packed urban area and precision demolition or dismantling is exactly what is needed. The idea is to remove a single structure, not an entire block. Clearly, precise workmanship is required.

Running a tech focused job site

by Lonnie Fritz, Heavy Construction Industry Consultant; Caterpillar Inc. Most contractors agree that project success is largely determined by four factors: time, cost, quality and safety. But there isn’t a “one size fits all” approach. The same is true of technology, in that each company’s journey is unique. In this article, Caterpillar will help you […]

Women in Construction Symposium

by Laura Rodley WESTFORD, MA — Catherine Schoenenberger, president of Stay Safe Traffic Products, Inc., of Westford MA, and National president elect 2016-2017 of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC), moderated the Women in Construction Symposium at the Nashoba Valley Technical School in Westford MA on March 7, attended by 116 female HS […]

CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2017 a huge success

by Jon M. Casey For the estimated 125,000 plus attendees at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, the mood was upbeat and there was much to see as more than 2,800 exhibitors from around the globe offered the latest in products and services for the contracting, recycling and quarry industries. Having taken place at the Las Vegas Convention Center […]