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Construction Panorama

Innovative construction practices, noteworthy design, current dilemmas and trends: articles of interest highlighting the construction industry.  Enjoy!

The use of drones is described as having the potential impact that the introduction of the internet did to the world. That is noteworthy. So, consider this as another “Heads Up”...
The rock band Metallica has donated $100,000 each to 10 two-year community colleges to support students in workforce education programs in communities that have supported the band.
The Construction Citizen team wishes everyone a very Safe and Merry Christmas!
As Charlie Kubin retires from W.S. Bellows after 63 years, Kiley shares some of the many ways this accomplished builder has shaped the Houston skyline, and a few of the stories...
“Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should." Those were the words of one of the senior members of my design jury in architecture school after I had presented what I thought was...
Construction on a vast improvement of the Texas Capitol complex in Austin is set to begin in earnest in December. The Texas Facilities Commission, which oversees state government...
Anticipation is building as the upcoming 2018 United Tool and Fastener blowout One-Day Sale in November creeps closer. The event will occur on Nov. 7 in Houston; Nov. 8 in College...
One of the key players in representing the construction industry in Texas is calling it a career this year and a big celebration is planned next month.
Kiley’s new blog series “History and Heroes” begins with Tellepsen: Houston’s oldest, locally owned, commercial general contractor.  Opened in 1909 by Tom Tellepsen, the...