Changing the Game in STEM with Family Engagement

| May 13, 2019

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Imagine Sofia, a middle shool girl who lives in Queens, New York. A computer science program recently launched in her community by Google. Sofia was nominated for the afterschool program which will teach kids how to code and the fundamentals of computer science. It could be a life-changing opportunity for Sofia, introducing her to role models and career opportunities in technology.

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Welcome to the Raba Kistner family of companies. As we enter into our 50th year in business, we are proud to offer key risk management services to our clients for the complete Life Cycle of their capital investments. These services are designed to enhance and protect our clients success: from the planning stage, to services during the design and construction phase, through to operations and maintenance.

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Celebrate World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development

Article | March 4, 2020

The World Federation of Engineering Organisations WFEO proposed 4th March as World Engineering Day, as an opportunity to celebrate the important contributions of engineers and engineering to sustainable development and modern life. Organisations and offices of the United Nations, governments, civil society, the public and private sectors, schools, universities, and society, are expected to make the international day a springboard for awareness-raising actions.

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Build highly productive crews with these 10 construction apps for QuickBooks Online Advanced

Article | February 18, 2020

While shrinking margins and high competition are impacting the construction industry these days, there are opportunities for companies to do things more efficiently, says Christopher Cook, a construction project manager with more than 40 major projects under his belt and author of The Entrepreneurial Project Manager. One of the changes companies can make is to take advantage of the available apps that help construction crews become more productive.

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COVID-19: The Economic Impact on Construction

Article | March 16, 2020

Publicly panicking a world by stating that this is a pandemic isn’t going to solve the immediate problem the world is facing. We are already hearing China is reporting that its citizens are getting a better handle on containing the virus, which is great news from a human, public health, and economic perspective. Perhaps the biggest lesson, as I have stated in a column in Connected World, is that we need to get our own supply-chain house in order. Case in point: construction is instantly feeling the crunch.

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Infrastructure Policy Watch: measuring India's progress on SDGs, Canada consults on infrastructure priorities

Article | June 15, 2021

The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI), an Indian government policy commission, has published its SDG India Index and Dashboard 2020-21 report on progress against the UN Sustainable Development Goals at the state level in India, its third annual report. The main theme of this year’s report is ‘partnerships’, with NITI aiming to highlight the pace that can be achieved by working together in pursuit of the goals, as well as shine a light on the quiet but effective partnerships working away in the background. As part of this, the report sets out actions that have been taken across the 11 areas of the collaborative advantage framework to drive forward progress on SDG indicators. In the accompanying index, all Indian states and union territories are scored and ranked on each SDG, alongside progress over the year.

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Welcome to the Raba Kistner family of companies. As we enter into our 50th year in business, we are proud to offer key risk management services to our clients for the complete Life Cycle of their capital investments. These services are designed to enhance and protect our clients success: from the planning stage, to services during the design and construction phase, through to operations and maintenance.

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