This guide to the construction industry provides a brief overview and convenient links to categories such as building materials, construction firms, and roofing contractors.
This man is measuring wooden decking to ensure a perfect fit around his aboveground pool. A deck can add practicality and sophistication to any aboveground pool, allowing swimmers to lay out around the pool or simply sit with their feet in the water.
A carpenter uses a pneumatic nail gun to put nails into plywood. The worker wears protective blue earmuffs and plastic eye protection while using electric tools, to ensure his safety during the construction process.
A detailed close-up of a carbide bur is featured on top of a blue, white, and red background. The light from the photographer's camera reflects off of the face of the bur, showing the construction of the bur in greater detail.
A construction worker reviews plans outside of a residential construction site. Unfinished homes receive finishing touches before new residents move in.
A close-up photograph of a sliding drawer with a silver pull focuses on the dovetail joints. This interlocking method of cabinet construction shows attention to detail, craftsmanship, and quality.
A photograph depicts a sketch of a home. Underneath the original sketch the same sketch is rendered in more detail, including the addition of a red roof, howing what the home might look like once completed.
A close-up photograph of a prefabricated truss shows its detail. The truss will be shipped by large truck to the construction site, where it will be lifted by special machinery into place.
A Colombian tribunal fined a consortium led by Brazilian construction firm Odebrecht [ODBES.UL] $250 million and banned it from government contracts for 10 years, saying the group used corrupt tactics to win infrastructure contracts.
Reuters. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:14:48 -0500.
Berlin inaugurated a new addition to its UNESCO-listed Museum Island on Thursday, after a construction delay lasting several years and at costs that were twice the budgeted sum.
The Local. Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:59:33 +0100.