The USG + U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index (CCI) is a quarterly economic index designed to gauge the outlook for, and resulting confidence in, the commercial construction industry. Recognizing a need to highlight the important contributions of this sector to the nation’s economy, USG Corporation and the U.S. Chamber partnered to produce this […]
The ASHE Annual Conference & Technical Exhibition will be held August 6th-9th in Indianapolis, IN. Come by and see us Booth 1615
We look forward to attending this conference to learn more about development plans in the student housing industry and making new connections. New Student Housing developments are an excellent application for prefab construction methods to bring efficiency in schedule, manpower and materials while improving quality.
TSHE, the local affiliate chapter of the of the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), of the American Hospital Association and a member of the Greater Cincinnati Health Council. On October 14th, members were treated to a lunch-and-learn presentation, along with a tour of our facilities.
Join PIVOTek as we hear from industry leaders on the advantages of high performing buildings and address what really works when tackling major improvements in energy efficiency. There will also be learning tracks on Net Zero, energy reduction, and sustainability covering case studies of high performance buildings. 5 AIA & 6 PDH/GBCI Credits. Event Details: […]
The National September 11 Memorial is a tribute of remembrance and honor to the nearly 3,000 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center site, near Shanksville, Pa., and at the Pentagon, as well as the six people killed in the World Trade Center bombing in February 1993. […]
More than 100 years after the first Labor Day observance, there is still some doubt as to who first proposed the holiday for workers. Some records show that Peter J. McGuire, general secretary of the Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners and a cofounder of the American Federation of Labor, was first in suggesting a day […]
Prefabrication is the answer to one of the construction industry’s most pressing challenges: a lack of skilled workers. Builders shed millions of jobs after the bottom fell out of the housing market, and enlisting craftsmen now is proving difficult.
According to a June 6th Wall Street Journal article, “a shortage of skilled workers is stirring a variety of responses in the construction industry, from higher wages to an increasing reliance on prefabrication work.”
Prefab does indeed save on labor costs, enabling work dependent on skilled workers (and weather) to be done inside a factory by fewer people. But that’s just one of prefab’s benefits.
Providing the highest quality product with the best service is always our goal, so we are especially proud to announce that the Modular Building Institute has recognized PIVOTek with two awards: Best of Show – Marketing for pivotek.net and First Place – Permanent Bathroom Pods for Health City Medical Center; Grand Cayman Island