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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FC Construction Services Salutes Its Women in Construction

Women account for up to 9.1 percent of the construction industry in the United States. As of December, 2016, approximately 939,000 women were employed in various occupations within the construction industry. FC Construction Services is proud to salute the three women in our organization who are also active members in the APWC (Association of Professional Women in Construction). Hard hats off…

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What ‘Lean’ Means to the Construction Industry?

The concept of ‘lean’ is a simple one. It’s all about eliminating waste from the processes that make up the manufacturing and construction industry. To best understand the idea, let’s first define waste? Waste is any activity that does not add value to the project from the perspective of the customer. Research shows that about 60 percent of manufacturing processes…

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Commercial Construction on the Rise and Labor Shortage a Snag

As if floods, forest fires, hurricanes, ice storms and mudslides were not enough to stretch the demands for skilled labor to the nth degree, the upturn in the construction industry’s mega-projects certainly adds an increase to the need. The good news is also the not-so-good news and that is this. More than 93 percent of building contractors expect to see…

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