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Power Play

April 16, 2024
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Artificial intelligence in construction

The AIs Have It

July 11, 2023

Tim Kridel

Freelance Writer

Kridel is an independent analyst and freelance writer with experience in covering technology, telecommunications, and more. He can be reached at [email protected].

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Low-Voltage Lighting in Smart Buildings

July 11, 2023
Demand is booming for networked lighting, low-voltage, and other smart home technologies. So why aren’t more electrical contractors seizing the opportunity?
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Help wanted construction industry

The Hardest Jobs to Fill in the Electrical Industry

March 16, 2023
With an estimated annual shortage of 80,000 electrical professionals into the next decade, any job opening is tough to fill. But some are proving to be tougher than others.
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How to Reduce Lost Labor Hours on Electrical Construction Projects

Feb. 10, 2023
Supply chain shortages, project creep, inadequate planning, and finger pointing are among the reasons why a full-time employee often has the productivity of a part-timer. Here...