Newsroom Posts Tagged: construction

  • Word-of-the-Month: Shoring

    Shoring is the process of installing temporary supports. In new construction, horizontal or vertical supports (or shores) made of either timber or steel can be placed to support walls, usually at a 60˚–70˚ angle. They are also used during renovations to hold up something unstable or weak.   Fun Fact.. More

    1 May 2018 |
  • Be the CEO

    Join us on Tuesday, March 27 for Be The CEO, a Bumble Bizz panelist and networking event, featuring panelists who work in male dominated fields like technology, engineering, sports, and construction. This will be an evening of networking and panelist discussion, featuring four women working in primarily male dominated industries... More

    19 Mar 2018 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Spandrel

    Spandrel A spandrel is the triangular space between the outermost part of an arch and the framework. Usually found in pairs, the architectural element can be found on arches, bridges, domes, and doorways. Ornate spandrels are most commonly found in grand architecture from the medieval period onwards and incorporate decorative.. More

    2 Jan 2018 |