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Construction industry experts talk best practices, the latest trends, and what you need to know to make your next project a success.

Construction industry experts talk best practices, the latest trends, and what you need to know to make your next project a success.

Location:

United States

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Construction industry experts talk best practices, the latest trends, and what you need to know to make your next project a success.

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@cummingcorp

Language:

English


Episodes

The State of Sustainability in Construction

2/27/2020
Cumming’s Vice President of Energy and Sustainability, Christine Marez, discusses the latest in sustainability efforts and trends, including changing attitudes, some of the exciting new technologies being utilized to counteract the effects of climate change, and much more.

Duration:00:28:04

Understanding the Themed Entertainment Sector

1/15/2020
Cumming's Vice President of Themed Entertainment, Asif Parkar, talks with Jessica about the unique characteristics of this exciting sector, including the three main elements of a themed entertainment project and why theme parks are more immune to economic downturns than most project types.

Duration:00:26:03

Recent Tariffs and Their Impact on the Construction Industry

12/6/2019
In this episode, Cumming Vice President and in-house economist Dan Pomfrett joins Jessica to talk about the trade war between the U.S. and China, and the resulting tariffs from both countries. They examine the details of these tariffs, including the rationale behind their implementation, their effects to date, and what to expect going forward.

Duration:00:21:10

The Value of Published Metrics in M/E/P Estimating

10/29/2019
Noted MEP estimating expert Pete Melucci talks with Jessica Busch about why published metrics are so valuable in producing estimates, and how their widespread adoption will enable construction projects overall to be more efficient, reliable, and transparent.

Duration:00:26:03