Contractor http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en Burns & McDonnell Opens Office in Orlando Area to Support Expansion Plans in Florida http://ecmweb.com/business-management/burns-mcdonnell-opens-office-orlando-area-support-expansion-plans-florida <div class="node-body article-body">Burns & McDonnell is poised for expansion in Florida with the opening of its first major office in the Orlando area.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/burns-mcdonnell-opens-office-orlando-area-support-expansion-plans-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/burns-mcdonnell-opens-office-orlando-area-support-expansion-plans-florida#comments Business Management News Thu, 21 May 2015 19:39:00 +0000 118441 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Maitland Mayor Dale McDonald and Seminole County Commissioner Bob Dallari joined Oko Buckle and his fellow employee-owners from award-winning AEC firm, Burns &amp; McDonnell, to celebrate the opening of the firm&#39;s newest regional office in Greater Orlando. (PRNewsFoto/Burns &amp; McDonnell)</p> News Station Investigates Electricians http://ecmweb.com/contractor/news-station-investigates-electricians <div class="node-body article-body">A news station in Washington D.C. set up a common electrical problem to test electricians on their service and prices. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/news-station-investigates-electricians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/news-station-investigates-electricians#comments Around the Circuit Contractor Wed, 20 May 2015 19:11:00 +0000 118311 at http://ecmweb.com Five Star Electric Awarded Two Contracts Valued at $123 Million http://ecmweb.com/project-delivery/five-star-electric-awarded-two-contracts-valued-123-million <div class="node-body article-body">Five Star Electric has recently been awarded two contracts collectively valued at approximately $123 million. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-delivery/five-star-electric-awarded-two-contracts-valued-123-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-delivery/five-star-electric-awarded-two-contracts-valued-123-million#comments Project Delivery News Wed, 20 May 2015 18:57:00 +0000 118301 at http://ecmweb.com Michael Willems/iStock/Thinkstock Stationary Battery Energy Storage to Create a $13.5 Billion Opportunity by 2023 http://ecmweb.com/technology-tools/stationary-battery-energy-storage-create-135-billion-opportunity-2023 <div class="node-body article-body">On April 30, Tesla revealed a home battery, Powerwall, that charges using electricity generated from solar panels, or from the grid when utility rates are low, and powers a home in the evening.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/technology-tools/stationary-battery-energy-storage-create-135-billion-opportunity-2023" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/technology-tools/stationary-battery-energy-storage-create-135-billion-opportunity-2023#comments Technology & Tools Green Building News Tue, 19 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 118041 at http://ecmweb.com <p>2014-2023 Stationary battery market value</p> Sting in San Antonio Busts Electricians http://ecmweb.com/contractor/sting-san-antonio-busts-electricians <div class="node-body article-body">The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation in March carried out a sting at a vacant near-west side office building in San Antonio. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/sting-san-antonio-busts-electricians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/sting-san-antonio-busts-electricians#comments Around the Circuit Contractor Mon, 18 May 2015 17:32:00 +0000 117821 at http://ecmweb.com Hailshadow/iStock/Thinkstock Trends in the Education Sector http://ecmweb.com/business-management/trends-education-sector <div class="field-byline"> Information provided by FMI, Raleigh, N.C. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The forecast for education construction shows growth of 3% in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/trends-education-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/trends-education-sector#comments Business Management Silver Mon, 18 May 2015 17:25:00 +0000 117431 at http://ecmweb.com Pricing Your Way to Success http://ecmweb.com/business-management/pricing-your-way-success <div class="node-body article-body">What is the one thing I need to do to build a successful residential service business?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/pricing-your-way-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/pricing-your-way-success#comments Business Management Training Silver Mon, 18 May 2015 16:59:00 +0000 117441 at http://ecmweb.com A New Approach to Electrical Safety http://ecmweb.com/safety/new-approach-electrical-safety <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Organizations forced to send workers into the teeth of energized electrical equipment face a generally toothier set of rules for ensuring their safety heading into 2015.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/safety/new-approach-electrical-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/safety/new-approach-electrical-safety#comments Contractor Ops & Maintenance Safety Silver Mon, 18 May 2015 15:34:00 +0000 117521 at http://ecmweb.com Training Tomorrow’s Leaders http://ecmweb.com/contractor/training-tomorrow-s-leaders <div class="node-body article-body">During the recession, many construction projects were stalled or canceled, leading to an exodus of workers from the industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/training-tomorrow-s-leaders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/training-tomorrow-s-leaders#comments Contractor Training Silver Mon, 18 May 2015 15:08:00 +0000 117501 at http://ecmweb.com Article 701: Legally Required Standby Systems http://ecmweb.com/nec/article-701-legally-required-standby-systems <div class="node-body article-body">The legally required standby system can easily be a victim of confusion with optional standby systems and backup systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/nec/article-701-legally-required-standby-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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