Category Archives: Construction Trends

3 Ways Offsite Construction Affects Portland’s C&D Industry

Offsite construction, while being around for many decades, has begun to see a surge in popularity among construction and demolition companies in Portland. More and … Continue reading →

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Women Embrace Construction & Demolition Industry Jobs

It is no secret that the construction industry is facing a labor shortage that has already begun to impact industrial demolition companies in Portland. This … Continue reading →

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Oregon Construction & Demolition Employment

It has been a big year for demolition companies in Oregon. In fact, the entire U.S. has experienced a 4.7 percent increase, or 330,000 net … Continue reading →

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Will Wooden Skyscrapers Grace Portland’s Skyline?

For more than a hundred years, Oregon has been the leading producer of wood products in the nation. Almost half the state is covered in … Continue reading →

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Are Robots the Answer to C&D Labor Shortages?

Industrial demolition and construction companies are hurting for skilled workers more intensely than in the past.

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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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