Factors to Consider for Construction Rigging

A construction rigging project requires a well-thought-out plan for it to be safe and productive. When you don’t have an accurate plan, you could face catastrophic problems beyond going over budget and schedule. You need to have a program that addresses all aspects of the rigging project, including the position of the machine, capacity limit,…

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3 Best Practices for a Safe Construction Worksite

Construction is one of the most dangerous professions. Accidents at the construction site aren’t only a nuisance but can also be life-threatening. The following are three factors to keep in mind to ensure a safe construction worksite. Hazard Management The best way to prevent accidents at the construction site is by identifying potential hazards and…

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Common building management services challenges

At FI•CON Construction and Fabrication, we understand the significant investment you make building your facility. Buildings involve considerable capital investment and it’s crucial to manage and maintain them properly. Once the construction is complete, property managers must ensure their practices will extend the lifespan of this valuable asset. Building systems require regular and effective interventions…

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Technology in a post-construction maintenance and closeout

Technology is bringing in innovative and revolutionary solutions to construction industries Over the past few years, the construction industry has been able to enhance its post-construction maintenance services with technological tools. By using management tools such as Procore, BuilderTrend, WorkFlowMax, and numerous others, contractors have better control over the projects. In addition to the management…

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Hiring an industrial boiler repair contractor

When your boiler or pressure-retaining equipment breaks down, it is critical you get them repaired quickly to get your plant back into production. While you may be on a tight budget and have maintenance people available, you need a qualified industrial boiler repair contractor to ensure safe and efficient functioning. The following are the three…

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Pre-construction Services

Understanding Pre-construction Services On a construction project, pre-construction services cover all the planning and coordination prior to actual construction. Typically, it is during the pre-construction phase that the project team determines the scope of the project, set the budget, and choose the construction materials during this phase. Consequently, all of these activities are crucial for…

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Construction Delivery Methods Explained

Construction delivery methods are the way to connect the owner, contractor, and the designer throughout the project process. The common types of construction delivery methods are General Contracting (GC), Construction Management (CM), and Design Build (DB). The key to success for any construction projects lies in the quality of coordination between the owner, designer, and…

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Best practices for moving industrial equipment

Best practices for moving industrial equipment Moving heavy industrial equipment is a part of many manufacturing construction projects. The size and weight of the equipment can make the move challenging. And it’s not just heavy machines that can cause concern. Even moving the smaller equipment may become risky if you don’t follow the necessary procedures.…

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