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May 27, 2020

Quartz raises $7.75M to grow site monitoring platform for large construction projects

Quartz Systems, a construction technology company leveraging advanced perception systems to understand everything on a construction site, today announced $7.75 million in pre-seed and seed funding. Baseline Ventures led the round, with...

May 27, 2020

Statistics Canada – Building permits plummet 17.1% to $6.0 billion in April

Statistics Canada reports that the total value of building permits issued by Canadian municipalities plummeted 17.1% to $6.0 billion in April. The decrease in April was the largest decline since a similar drop in...

May 27, 2020

AWC Releases Updated Report on Fire Resistance of Wood Members and Assemblies

The American Wood Council(AWC) has released an updated “Technical Report 10 (TR10), Calculating the Fire Resistance of Wood Members and Assemblies.” The updated TR10 can be found on the AWC website here....

May 27, 2020

Green Technologies Good for the Environment and Your Business

Fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions are becoming major factors in the construction industry and, as a result, companies are starting to change the way they operate. The development of highly advanced,...

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