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  • Word-of-the-Month: Bidding

    Bidding Construction bidding is the process of providing a proposal to build or manage the construction of a building. During the bidding process, construction documents (plans and specifications) are published to interested parties. The process of forming a bid begins with examining construction plans and performing material quantity takeoffs. Fun.. More

    3 Feb 2020 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Pull Planning

    Pull Planning Pull planning consists of developing a coordinated plan to complete work for a project or phase utilizing a backward pass. The process includes all who are directly responsible for supervising the work on the project to help create buy-in from all project participants. Fun Fact Pull planning is.. More

    6 Jan 2020 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Housekeeping Pad

    Housekeeping Pad A housekeeping pad, also referred to as a concrete pad, is a slab of concrete used to elevate a pump and facilitate anchoring bolts. Pumps are not typically anchored directly to the floor; therefore, housekeeping pads provide a solid anchor to protect the pump and motor from shallow.. More

    4 Dec 2019 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Wallcovering

    Wallcovering A wallcovering is a flexible sheet of sized material, such as paper, fabric, vinyl, or plastic, that is laminated and printed with a repeat pattern for pasting on a wall. Wallcoverings serve as decoration and protection for interior walls. Examples of wallcoverings include wallpaper and textured fabric. Fun Fact.. More

    1 Nov 2019 |
  • IASB 74th Annual Convention

    On November 20 and 21, Stahl will be an exhibitor (booth #518) at the 2019 Iowa Association of School Boards Annual Convention at the Iowa Events Center. Education leaders will gather to learn new ideas and solutions for improving Iowa’s public education system. The convention features inspiring, nationally renowned keynote.. More

    2 Oct 2019 |