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12 Construction Apps To Improve Productivity

There’s no question that mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets have made our lives easier. Mobile construction apps allow you to get instant access to project information in the field and communicate real-time data back to the office or your client.
Whether you are looking for a single solution like daily reporting, plan viewing, time sheets or a complete project management solution, there are a ton of mobile construction apps available for your Apple or Android devices.

We’ve selected 12 construction apps that can help improve productivity and facilitate better communication with all members of the project team and other stakeholders. Continue reading “12 Construction Apps To Improve Productivity”

Construction Not Safe From the Threat of Cyber Fraud

TRESTLES - Nn industry is safe from the threat of cyber fraud - Especially Construction!The internet is an informational super-highway, tethered to how business is conducted. But like any heavily-traveled road, it can also be a place fraught with danger. Just when companies think all is well and are cruising along without a worry, with anti-virus seatbelts securely fastened, they suddenly get slammed by a big rig with the words “cyber fraud” on the side.

Some companies survive the wreck, while others aren’t so lucky, but the ensuing damage is devastating.

According to an article in Forbes, cyber crime costs are projected to top $2 trillion by 2019.IBM Corp.’s Chairman, CEO and President, Ginni Rometty, recently stated that cyber crime is the “greatest threat to every profession, every industry, every company in the world.Continue reading “Construction Not Safe From the Threat of Cyber Fraud”