Addressing Engineering Challenges of Increasingly Complex Automobiles

| July 24, 2016

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Today’s automobiles have incredibly complex technology compared to those just a few years ago. And the complexity is increasing at a rapid pace driven by major market drivers such as a push for higher fuel efficiency, smarter controls, and the end consumers’ insatiable desire for advanced infotainment devices.

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The Importance of Safety on Construction Sites

Article | February 13, 2020

Not only does safety on construction sites protect your workers, but it also keeps the public safe. Construction sites are usually located in busy areas where the general public is coming and going. Inadequate safety protocols can allow objects to fall on innocent bystanders, putting people not even connected to the project at high risk.

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Increase Construction Productivity with Mobile Time Tracking Apps

Article | February 13, 2020

Since the 1950’s, United States agricultural and manufacturing industries have increased their productivity rates by 1,000%. In stark contrast, productivity rates for the U.S. construction industry haven’t increased at all. Thanks to the rise of construction-technology, there are less obvious and less expensive ways to become more efficient. And they don’t involve completely changing the way you build. Instead, they use mobile apps to speed up or automate time-consuming administrative tasks. So you, your employees and your subs can spend less time on “busy work” and more time on the work that moves your projects forward.

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6 Construction Tech Trends in 2020

Article | February 13, 2020

Innovation is increasing as shown by advancements brought about by technology, according to an article in Reading Eagle. For example, drones and 3D printing are now more prevalent than before, and may be further embraced by the construction industry in 2020. The design-build approach, or Integrated Project Delivery, provides a means for clients to contract a sole entity to compose, plan, and construct a project. Streamlining the process results in faster project delivery timelines and lower costs.

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Queen's Speech 2021: why it was a good one for infrastructure

Article | February 13, 2020

Andrew Jones MP, Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Infrastructure, comments on last week's Queen’s Speech announcements.

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National Foam is the recognized leader in professional firefighting technology. Our foam concentrates and delivery systems, firefighting hose and engineered solutions have brought groundbreaking innovation to the professional firefighting industry for more than 200 years. Foam concentrates, foam proportioning systems, fixed and portable foam fire fighting equipment, monitors, nozzles and specialized Big Flow pumping solutions have contributed to National Foam's success over the years making National Foam the acknowledged world leader in providing foam based solutions and systems.

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