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NV5: 2018 top Hot Firm

Chairman and CEO Dickerson Wright discusses the firm’s sustained growth. For the second year in a row, NV5 sits atop Zweig Group’s Hot Firm list...

Taming the beast: Improving federal project delivery

Applying concepts used in commercial construction can greatly improve the odds that federal projects will be delivered on time and on budget. Image: Atkins/Norma...

Increase BIM engagement to remain competitive

When Building Information Modeling (BIM) was first introduced, it initially gained traction with design professionals because it enabled them to iterate more fluidly, analyze...

Evaluation and repair of 100-year-old concrete structures

Figure 1: Deformed square cross-section reinforcing bar Carefully consider materials, detailing, and historic construction techniques to design appropriate repairs. The current trend toward revitalization of many...

Flood Protection Infrastructure

The Houston metro area has experienced three, greater-than-100-year floods in the last five years. There is a fine line between disaster generation and disaster...

Laser (Scanning) Focus

TAI Engineering has used reality capture to verify design documents and 3D models. TAI Engineering uses reality capture to compete and win new business. TAI Engineering...

How the construction industry saves the world

Public support and private-sector investment is driving Turkey’s infrastructure expansion. I am in Istanbul meeting with the director of construction from Turkish Airlines, which is...

Principles of Photogrammetry and LiDAR

Remote sensing techniques make high-resolution terrain mapping easier and quicker. By Jose Diego Monroy, CFM, and Shuhab Khan, Ph.D. Terrain mapping measures the shapes and features...

A better way to build

Design-build now delivers nearly half of all projects nationwide. Design-build used to be considered an “alternative” way to build. New research shows it’s now the...

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