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Marking Minute: How Do Our Products Fit in the RDOF and Utility Infrastructure Bill

  The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, enacted in 2019, provides $20.4 billion in funding for rural broadband construction over ten years. Complementing this fund, the newly enacted Infrastructure and Jobs Act promises to bring much relief to the nation in similar projects. With the next decade primed for a flurry of activity, it’s critical Read more

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Marking Minute: How Do Our Products Fit in the RDOF and Utility Infrastructure Bill
  The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, enacted in 2019, provides $20.4 billion in funding for rural broadband construction over ten years. Complementing this fund, the newly Read more
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Marking Minute: How Do Our Products Fit in the RDOF and Utility Infrastructure Bill
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  The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, enacted in 2019, provides $20.4 billion in funding for rural broadband construction over ten years. Complementing this fund, the newly enacted Infrastructure Read more
Using Registries to Prevent Opioid Use
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The Intricacies of Interior Design in Medical Furnishing: Champions of Care
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  One thing that's very important but doesn't take a prominent role in healthcare settings is furniture. It plays a significant role in patient care when it comes to looks, comfort, and functionality. An Read more

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They’re a familiar sight – they line city blocks and country roads, carrying powerlines and serving utilities. Utility poles come in a variety of materials and designs, but what material actually Read more
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McU’s Inspector Qualification Course Now Available Online, On Demand
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TULSA, Okla. — No need to book your flights, the Inspector Qualification class offered through McElroy University is now available exclusively online! This is a 100% online, self-paced course Read more
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Marking Minute: How Do Our Products Fit in the RDOF and Utility Infrastructure Bill
December 8, 2021
  The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, or RDOF, enacted in 2019, provides $20.4 billion in funding for rural broadband construction over ten years. Complementing this fund, the newly enacted Infrastructure and Jobs Act promises to bring much relief to the nation in similar projects. With the next decade primed for a flurry of activity, it’s critical Read more
Deconstruction with VCC: The Foundational Considerations of Good Field Safety Leadership
December 8, 2021
  “We expect that someone can do the job they were hired to do, but we need to always get all workers up to speed on safety topics.” In any project or initiative, those leading it set the tone. When expectations are unclear, or leadership doesn’t set them, failures can happen. And that’s not what anyone wants on a job site. Talking about good field Read more
Adaptive Reuse is Gaining Momentum to Tackle the Housing Crisis
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  With the housing market booming and driving up home prices in the US, “adaptive reuse,” or the buying up of large commercial spaces to convert into affordable housing, is gaining momentum. For instance, California’s Project Homekey purchased and converted entire hotels and office buildings into thousands of affordable units — more than Read more
Made in America: A New Age of Infrastructure with McElroy Manufacturing
November 15, 2021
America’s infrastructure was built during a golden era and economic boom in the wake of WWII. Now, more than seven decades later, that infrastructure is approaching the end of its service life. In fact, this year’s Infrastructure Report Card from ASCE gave the U.S. a C-, and the effects will continue to be felt. The impacts are already staggering – every two Read more
Decades of Data are Guiding New Legislation for Modular Construction
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Cross-Sections brings you bite-size conversations with host Anthony Gude as he chats with colleagues and leaders in the construction and industrial ecosystem.    Modular construction has grown tremendously in the past few years, leading many to believe it’s a new innovation in the building industry. In reality, it has been around for Read more
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  “The key is to find the right label solution for that application and tailor it what a customer needs.” Identification labels cover a wide variety of applications and uses. No matter the business need, there’s a label for that. Providing insights on the topic, On the Mark host Tyler Kern spoke with William Frick & Company’s Jonathon Peterson. Read more
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Demand for Green Building Solutions is Through the Roof. How Can Builders Respond?
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Mainstream Modular: The Engineering Specifics of Modular Construction
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  DCI Engineers, a structural and civil engineering services company based out of Seattle, Washington, since 1988 partnered with Guerdon on several modular construction projects. Troy Bean, Principal/Director at DCI, spoke with Mainstream Modular on some of the engineering considerations for modular construction. Bean said traditional and modular Read more