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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
Modular Construction – The Future of Construction
Construction ERP

The construction industry has long been challenged by shortages in labor, low profit margins and poor project delivery performance. As…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, IFS Cloud, Moment of Service
IFS Cloud for Construction – The Time to Transition is Now
IFS Cloud launch for Construction

As the global construction industry matures and continues its strong rebound from the pandemic, the number of contractors transitioning their…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, IFS Applications, Manufacturing
Upgrading in a pandemic: Put your core business needs first
Glava

Håkon Kvåle, Director of IT Technology & Change for Norwegian insulation and construction products supplier GLAVA® (part of Saint-Gobain group), shares his experience and…

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| | Estimated reading time: 7 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, IFS Cloud
2021 Construction and Engineering Trends: Disrupting the Status Quo
2021 Engineering & Construction Trends

With the number of construction projects dwindling as a result of the pandemic, many companies are reimagining their business models…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
When will modular homes be the new normal?
Modular Construction

There is no doubt that modular housebuilding is gathering pace but there is still a lot of resistance to this…

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| | Estimated reading time: 8 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Transform Your Business
Optimize your engineering consultancy business
Optimize a Consultancy Business

IFS Vice President of Construction, Engineering and Infrastructure, Kenny Ingram, shares four tips for optimizing an engineering consultancy business. These…

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| | Estimated reading time: 7 minutes | Business Agility, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
COVID-19 is disrupting the residential housing market—what action should housebuilders take?

House sales have slowed dramatically in many countries, so housebuilders are wrestling with what they need to do to ensure…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
How to be one of the post-pandemic winners in the engineering and construction sector
engineering and construction

In the engineering and construction sector around the world we are seeing projects paused and new opportunities stalled. This temporary…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
Predictions for the pandemic era construction sector
pandemic era construction

Making predictions that hold water even a year or two out is always difficult. So I fully expected that predictions…

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| | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
From COVID-19 to other disasters: here’s how contractors can help project owners mitigate risk
construction contractors mitigate risk

There is no shortage of analysis on how the current global pandemic is changing construction safety regimens on job sites…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
3 lessons in resilience as Australia rebuilds
tactics to rebuild

The saying is that every fighter has a plan until they get punched. It is then that the plan goes…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Strategy
The 4 Pillars of Commercial Finance in Projects
Commercial Finance - Structure

Project commercial finance connects customers and contractors with operations, accounts and risk management. With construction and infrastructure margins so low,…

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