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Construction of Modular Homes Vs. Traditional Builds

In this blog article, let’s explore the differences between modular homes and traditional construction, the benefits of modular homes and whether or not it’s right for you.

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Why more head contractors are adopting digital construction software

Why more head contractors are adopting digital construction software

The head contractor plays an important role in any construction project, big or small. They are responsible for sourcing all materials, adhering to schedules, monitoring budgets and ensuring safety standards are complied with.

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Project Spotlight: TopHat’s KB Apartment

Materials tracked to date by TopHat: 10,868 TopHat is playing a leading role in transforming the home building in the UK, improving quality, reducing costs and protecting the environment. The

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4 Tips to Reduce Your Carbon Footprints in Construction

Did you know that the building and construction industry currently accounts for 39% of global carbon emissions? And residential and commercial buildings produce about 40% of greenhouse gas emissions each

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5 Delay Factors in Construction Projects

5 Delay Factors in Construction Projects

Many construction projects miss their deadline to complete the build. And when it’s a big construction project with a global supply chain, the risk of missing deadlines is even greater. In this article, we unpack the most common risk factors that regularly delay construction projects.

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How to Create a Construction Waste Management Plan

How to Create a Construction Waste Management Plan

In this article, we unpack the importance of having a construction waste management plan and how to effectively create one for your builds.

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Breaking Down the 8 Wastes in Lean Construction

Breaking Down the 8 Wastes in Lean Construction

In this article, we unpack the eight wastes in construction that were coined by the Lean Construction methodology.

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3 Key Benefits of Using a Construction Management Software

3 Key Benefits of Using a Construction Management Software

What can construction management software do for your business? Check out the key benefits in this blog article.

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Matrak’s Interactive Drawings with Head of Product, Alexandra Hubbard [Q&A]

Matrak’s interactive drawings allow everyone to visualise site progress and improve productivity on the job site. And provides all teams involved access to the latest revisions to easily collaborate in

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Learn about the State of Construction in our 2021 Industry Report

Learn about the State of Construction in our 2021 Industry Report

Our 2021 Industry Report shows the power of supply chain visibility and why materials tracking matters most to the future of construction.

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Learn about the Matrak Progress Tracker

Put away your markers because Matrak is here for all of your Wallchart and onsite progress management needs! In this blog article, we’re going to take you through our Progress

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Now is the time for adoption: 4 benefits to Lean Construction

Lean construction has become a hot buzzword in the industry recently. Because of that, today’s construction professionals are constantly looking for new ways to “get lean”. Lean construction in a

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