The pros and cons of building high rises with wood

LincEdge is committed to supporting the construction industry. We appreciate... LincEdge is committed to supporting the construction industry. We appreciate there are a lot of challenges along the way making it can be difficult to keep informed and connected. We support constructionlinks.ca and will, from time to time, include...

Construction companies get creative to find skilled workers

By Construction Links Network A leading Metro Vancouver home renovation company... By Construction Links Network A leading Metro Vancouver home renovation company is offering cash rewards to anyone who can help find it tradespeople with specific skills. “We are looking for one Red Seal carpenter and one site supervisor with extensive...

Construction industry: acute labor shortage

Source: CNBC Larry Lopez, president of construction staffing service Green JobWorks... Source: CNBC Larry Lopez, president of construction staffing service Green JobWorks in Baltimore, Maryland, needs about 20 skilled workers — a tall order for any small employer in a tight labor market. But even available workers often lack the experience...

LincEdge Launch: Join Our Skilled Trades Network!

We are pleased to announce that LincEdge is live. After... We are pleased to announce that LincEdge is live. After having hosted a successful beta launch, our application is now available to all skilled trades. What is LincEdge? LincEdge is a tool that makes it easy to build a...

True cost of labor: How much are your billable employees costing?

The Situation Experience teaches that customers inevitably value hard assets... The Situation Experience teaches that customers inevitably value hard assets over labor. Even though we depend heavily on labor to design, manage, fabricate and install systems, the consumer is thinking only of the ‘gear’ they’ve procured and the benefit...