Hiring Challenges, Uncovering the Beauty of Old Architecture, and more, in this Week’s Round Up 10/10/16 – 10/14/16


One concern many construction companies are facing is hiring skilled laborers. This creates an opportunity for tradespeople, but companies are unable to hire fast enough. Learn about these challenges, and more, in this week’s round up of building and construction industry news.

The Construction Industry's Top Workforce Challenge—and Three Potential Solutions

App Spotlight: Safety Compliance App

Turning Up the Heat: How to Improve Your Company's Approach to Fire Resilience


Intricate engravings, decorative lintels and pilasters once adorned the outside of this building, but had been covered by faded, yellow siding. See this renovation, and more, in this week’s round up of architecture and design industry news.

Renovation Uncovers Beauty of Old Architecture

Visual Arts Building by Steven Holl Opens at the University of Iowa

Greenbuild 2016: A Sustainable Design Safari with Bjarke Ingels