When combined with the proper pre-installation planning, a construction monitoring program allows contractors to explore new and exciting ideas that are emerging every day and evaluate the intent of these ideas with our overall goal of building effectively and efficiently.
Before the pandemic, it was easy for tradespeople to become overwhelmed or complacent. Some of the technologies that we incorporated into safety audits to increase engagement, quality and productivity have become even more critical to our teams' success in the field.
Advancements in technology are bringing new innovations in construction safety to our jobsites. Learn how our new VR Safety training and UUDP program are helping to communicate safety directly with those installing the work.
Perhaps because they have chosen a career where they are in the minority, women at Pepper tend to be passionate about collaboration and diversity, and they are strong advocates for Lean Construction. Here is some advice they offer for improving teamwork.
An industry-wide labor shortage is having an impact on construction schedules, project costs and morale. Understanding obstacles caused by the labor shortage, Pepper is reaching out to high schools to shatter stigmas and answer questions that introduce kids to opportunities offered in the construction trades.
Originally featured in Building Enclosure magazine, this article discusses the importance of proper air barrier and substrate installations.
If you were unable to attend the 2019 inaugural Illinois Drawdown Summit, you missed an important conversation that is gaining momentum in our industry. Here are some insights that we gleaned from the event.