On-Demand Access in Construction Means Better Productivity and Safety
On-Demand Access in Construction Means Better Productivity and Safety

Construction professionals face challenges daily, and those challenges are related to workforce issues as much as material shortages. When a jobsite is brought to a near stop because a missing safety document or improper drug testing, the entire project suffers. Construction supervisors and project managers need workers onsite to continue to meet schedules demanded by the project. Thanks to the…

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Shaping the Construction Industry with Data as the Universal Tool
Shaping the Construction Industry with Data as the Universal Tool

Using data from your construction worksite can be an invaluable tool for driving business decisions, project timelines, labor allocation, and financial investments. But how do you pull together the stats that make this happen? Our RFID enabled workforce monitoring and reporting system provides real-time access to people on the jobsite. The ability to identify and quantify the workforce on a…

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Two Construction Industry Risks: Workforce Shortage and Change Itself
Two Construction Industry Risks: Workforce Shortage and Change Itself

A recent study conducted by Associate General Contractors (AGC) and FMI, provider of management consulting and investment banking services to engineering and construction reveals some of the most pressing risks that confront the construction industry today. Surveys showed that 88 percent of the respondents believe risks connected to the shortage of craft workers is a major concern. More than 65…

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How Jobsite Cameras Monitor, Protect and Keep Construction Running Smoothly

Construction jobsite cameras ensure enhanced efficiency, management, and protection. Because of that, a project will run more smoothly with fewer glitches and stops. That’s where technology steps in to provide powerful 24/7 onsite monitoring of construction projects.  Jobsite cameras keep track of everyone entering and leaving a jobsite, with eyes on the workforce at any given time. Project managers and…

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Why the Construction Industry Needs Time Apps To Eliminate Paper Logs, Duplications, and Inaccurate Data

  In the construction industry, there can be any number of projects working simultaneously, with multiple crews covering several different states. Or there may be 12 workers on one major project in the same city. If either scenario sounds familiar, you could benefit from a time app like Forcecount for your construction business. With many moving parts, a business can…

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Technological Innovation: Positive Disruption in the Construction Industry

Tradition. Legacy. Business as usual.  All references to a certain ‘comfort level’ of doing things. So where does change fit in? What about forward thinking and technological innovation? Adapting to change is not an option in today’s business world, yet some industries are slower to make that decision to move forward, even at the risk of falling behind the competition.…

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Mobile App Update Provides Offline Usability

When you’re on a new construction site, one of the chief concerns is staying connected to your team and all the supervisors and project managers who make decisions. That’s part of why FC Construction Services RFID enabled workforce monitoring and reporting system is so important. It provides stakeholders (owners, insurers, contractors and other concerned parties) real-time access to jobsite population…

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Real-Time, Automated Construction Project Reporting Enables Compliance

It’s a disconcerting fact that construction companies face ongoing challenges regarding local and state mandates related to Economic Impact and Community Involvement Programs. These programs are designed to increase construction project workforce participation from veterans, minorities and women. Construction companies without automated construction labor reporting face the challenge of managing these mandates manually, which can slow the reporting and compliance…

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Mobile Apps Power Workforce Integration and Efficiency

Smart, easy to use, real-time access is what makes FC Jobsite Mobile Application a must-have for the construction workforce. The advantages of having both on-site and remote access for personnel is a game changer when it comes to making informed decisions that impact project status. Schedules can be quickly updated and variances in budget can be evaluated and decided upon…

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