Category Archives: Construction Trends

Nonresidential Construction to Spike Through 2019

Construction isn’t going to slow down soon anytime soon. Although the industry faces rising material costs and labor shortages, the American Institute of Architects projects … Continue reading →

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C&D Industry Continues to Expand Portland’s Urban Core

Portland demolition and construction is booming as the city’s its urban core expands. From new construction to building renovations, the area is experiencing a record … Continue reading →

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Can Off-Site Construction & On-Site Demolition Work Hand-in-Hand?

The Portland demolition industry is constantly evolving as construction trends and technologies emerge. One of the most recent trends making waves is off-site construction, a … Continue reading →

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Are 3D-Printed Homes Portland’s Answer to New Housing?

Portland has a crushing need for not just housing, but for affordable housing. Because of the ability to build homes quickly using additive manufacturing, 3D … Continue reading →

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10 Tips for Job Satisfaction in the Demolition Industry

The most important factor to successfully completing a Portland demolition project is having a skilled crew. Labor shortages, however, plague the construction and demolition, or … Continue reading →

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What Should Portland Demolition Companies Know About PCBs?

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been taking a closer look at polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, and their use in older buildings. PCB molecules are … Continue reading →

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Construction & Demolition Contractors Expect Strong Economy in 2018

Construction is expected to grow in the Pacific Northwest, which is great news for demolition companies in Oregon. While 2017 was a good year for … Continue reading →

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What Should Portland Demolition Contractors Know About Crystalline Silica?

In December 2017, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, issued new standards for construction, maritime and general industries regarding respirable crystalline silica, … Continue reading →

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Modern Construction Goes Greener Using Living-Algae Building Materials

Our Portland demolition contractors advise that any materials used in the construction of buildings should be cost-effective, long-lasting and versatile. Continue reading →

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Oregon Cement Consumption Will Grow in 2018 & 2019

What does the future of Oregon’s concrete consumption look like? Why does it matter? Our demolition experts explain. Continue reading →

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