Posts by Robert Beauchemin

What is the Latest with Green Building?

Green building is an innovative approach to creating buildings in a sustainable way that minimizes the environmental impact of construction and design. As technology and construction practices become more advanced, green building has become increasingly popular with builders, architects, and homeowners alike. In this blog post, we will discuss the latest trends in green building,…

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Developments in Construction Related to Modular, Prefab and 3D Printing

The construction industry is one of the most dynamic and rapidly evolving industries today. This can be attributed to the use of new techniques, materials, and technologies that are constantly being developed. One such example of these developments includes prefabrication, modular construction methods, and 3D printing.  Prefabrication is a process in which components of a…

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What is Living Building Material?

One of the most intriguing new trends in the construction industry is the use of living building material. And while it’s still very young, it’s gathering momentum. Living building material refers to materials used in construction or industrial design that behave in a way that resembles a living organism. Examples include: self-mending biocement, self-replicating concrete…

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9 Ways a Development and Construction Manager Can Ensure your Project Stays on Budget and on Schedule – Saving Time and Money while Paying for Themselves.

Keeps your overhead down – eliminating the need to add full-time staff for a project If your projects only come periodically or you’re slower right now, it doesn’t make sense to staff up just to trim staff when a project is over. Simply find a reputable development and construction manager that can fill the positions…

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Can a Development and Construction Advisor Help Before Construction?

Looking around for your next development project? The right company that serves as a development and construction advisor could be of assistance long before it’s time to turn a shovel. They can help you identify opportunities in various industries and obtain existing property information from relevant jurisdictions. They can also create condition reports and needs…

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How to Choose a Real Estate Development and Construction Advisor

Congratulations! You’ve identified your next project. Now you need to identify the team that will help you bring your vision to life. Before construction even begins, this team may be helping with specific site selection and due diligence, securing zoning and entitlements, and creating a schedule and budget. All of this will lay the foundation…

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7 Pitfalls to Avoid in Construction

By working smart, and having a great team with good communication and comprehensive checklists, the most common contractor errors can be avoided to keep your projects and people safe, productive and profitable. The goal is always to limit/eliminate accidents, ensure budget and timelines stay on schedule and create a positive work environment. 1. Safety Measures…

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