When construction on the Sears Tower finally starts, it will bring a new era of construction to Chicago

Construction on the $2.3 billion Sears Tower in downtown Chicago is almost complete, with crews in full gear.Construction crews will be back on the job soon.ABC7 Eyewitness News has learned construction crews have been on site for the last few weeks building a large wooden structure.Construction will begin in the spring of 2018, according to the Chicago Department of Transportation.The […]

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How to save on building materials

The amount of work you need to do to build a home will depend on what you need it for.Consigli Construction, a home builder, estimates that the typical home is estimated to cost $150,000 to $170,000.Superior Construction, another builder, says it’s possible to build something for $120,000, and even less.The key to getting a project done is to be able […]

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Construction workers prepare to build new home in South Australia

Posted June 30, 2018 12:56:28Construction workers have begun construction of a new house in the south of the state.Key points:The building is being constructed at the University of Adelaide’s Adelaide Business School (UBS) and the new house is expected to cost $600,000Construction workers are starting the construction process at the universityThe building will include 1,500 square metres of new spaceThe […]

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What do you need to know about building construction tools?

A new generation of construction tools has been gaining in popularity.The new technologies can save you a lot of time and money.The construction industry is experiencing unprecedented growth, with over $500 billion of construction and demolition work being completed each year.But building construction is a very different industry to other construction trades.Construction tools have been around for thousands of years, […]

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How to Build a Parallel Case Construction Site in 1 Day

A recent article on the new site at the former Madison-Eisenhower Air Force Base in New Mexico, a site now known as the Ames Construction Site, provides an excellent overview of the design process and what it takes to build a parallel construction site.The site at Ames, which has been a military facility since 1951, is located just south of […]

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Construction loan to buy the Kiewit building at $300m

Construction loan for the Kewit building in Melbourne’s CBD will be $300 million, with a first-time buyer to be announced in January 2018.The builder, Kiewite Construction, said the loan would allow it to fund the purchase of the Kiwit building, which is located in the city’s west end.The property has been used as a warehouse since its construction in 2002.It […]

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