Digging Deeper - ForConstructionPros

In "Digging Deeper" we discuss all aspects of the construction industry with a variety of influential construction business owners. Topics include: equipment operation, safety, business management, technology and labor issues across the construction industry, but we also dive deep into niche markets like concrete, rental and asphalt. See more at forconstructionpros.com

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How Schlouch Inc. Uses Caterpillar Asphalt Pave...
15 min
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eBay Investment will Enable bidadoo to Offer On...
26 min
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Society Needs Concrete; Concrete Needs Society ...
This Digging Deeper Podcast episode talks the Portland Cement Association’s Roadmap to Carbon Neutrality.
30 min
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Society Needs Concrete; Concrete Needs Society ...
This Digging Deeper Podcast episode talks the Portland Cement Association’s Roadmap to Carbon Neutrality.
34 min
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How Accepting Cryptocurrency Payments Can Reduc...
Masonry contractor Matt DiBara has been accepting cryptocurrency payment in his business and finds a role for the technology-based value transfer that can reduce individual payment amounts tied to easily verifiable milestones that could make 30/60/90 day terms ancient history
17 min
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Rock Structures Boosts Productivity & Cuts Cost...
6 min
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Defensive Driving Best Practices Can Combat One...
18 min
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Ignite Construction Summit to Help Construction...
Industry expert Garry Bartecki will providse tips to help make sure the economic future of your business is secure.
11 min
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Subcontractor Liens and Contracts and Protectin...
Karalynn Cromeens, an attorney specializing in the construction industry, talks about how subcontractors can improve their business practices to protect their business and profits.
17 min
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How Employers Must Respond to the Biden Vaccine...
OSHA is drafting an Emergency Temporary Standard that will require COVID vaccines or weekly testing. Before all the details are known, this safety and health professional says the work starts now, with developing a strategy to comply, or not
38 min
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Caterpillar Safety at Home Campaign Strives to ...
16 min
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How Technology Helped During COVID-19 and Can C...
12 min
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Learn How to Overcome Construction Industry Cha...
Ignite Construction Summit speaker Alex Willis will help attendees identify blind spots in their business and push forward through the mounting challenges the construction industry faces.
11 min
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Kato-CES Sees Expansion Into Large Excavators a...
11 min
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How to Reduce Cybersecurity Threats in Construc...
Ghousuddin Syed, senior director at ISN, talks about the growing risk of cybersecurity threats in construction and what companies can do to reduce their vulnerability.
7 min
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Weigh the Pros and Cons of Biodegradable Fluids
What to know when choosing biodegradable fluids for mobile machinery applications.
16 min
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Construction Industry Experts Discuss How to So...
What is the construction industry doing to solve a workforce shortage?
47 min
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How to Create a Self-Sustaining Construction Bu...
Ignite Construction Summit speaker Jim Canfield to give attendees the tools they need to think, lead and manage their construction business post COVID-19.
6 min
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Goodfellow Bros. Talks Technology’s Role in its...
Part 2 of our conversation with Shepherd Nelson of Goodfellow Bros.
16 min
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Optimize Workplace Safety and Efficiency with C...
Triax Technologies CEO explains the development and applications of the Spot-r Radius solution.
15 min
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Goodfellow Bros. Shares What It’s Like to Manag...
First hand contractor experience on turning telematics data into actionable insights.
24 min
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How to Embrace a Mindset of Steady Growth at Yo...
Gold medal Olympian Adam Kreek to speak on creating sustainable performance at your construction company.
9 min
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Kubota Discusses Its SCL 1000 Stand-on Track Lo...
New stand-on track loader features wide tracks, a narrow body and 1,000-lb. rated operating capacity.
27 min
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Which Technologies Spurred by Pandemic are Boos...
How some are finding technology that delivers the greatest, fastest permanent gains in construction-project efficiency.
19 min
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Learn Valuable Tips to Improve Company Culture ...
Influential speaker Matt Booth will kickoff the Ignite Construction Summit with his session to help construction business owners create a positive mindset in employees from top to bottom.
10 min
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Fortress Development Solutions Uses Busy Busy ...
Busy Busy App helps contractor improve bid accuracy.
15 min
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What You Need to Know to Get Top Value From You...
Key trends in the construction industry that are affecting the types of demolition attachments used.
24 min
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Tips for Creating a Focused Business Strategy a...
Ignite Construction Summit speaker Dave Crenshaw offers tips to help avoid chaos in your construction business.
8 min
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How Wirtgen America Stayed Close to Customers i...
9 min
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Rebar Contractor Proves Women Have a Place as I...
Jacqueline Pruitt shares insights on how other women can forge their own career in construction.
20 min
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Barton Malow Uses Tool Tracking Technology to M...
Contractor shares first hand experience with tool tracking technology.
21 min
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McCarthy Partnership for Women Promotes Opportu...
Callie Nottingham with McCarthy Building Companies’ Southern California Region shares her journey into the construction industry.
13 min
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Asphalt Companies Strive to Improve Work Zone S...
Asphalt Materials Inc. has created a culture of safety at their company to achieve their goal of getting every worker get home to their families each night.
12 min
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Women Talk Career Potential Within the Construc...
Three female team members from Sunbelt Rentals discuss their roles and career paths.
32 min
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Suffolk Construction’s Lea Stendahl Highlights ...
Suffolk’s “Rebuild the Ratio” aims to grow its female workforce and STEM education for young girls.
19 min
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National BIM Program Could Build Project Produc...
National Institute of Building Sciences' efforts to expand Building Information Management standard.
24 min
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Construction Industry Experts Talk About the Co...
How to make technology integration your strategic advantage.
17 min
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Propane Vehicles Promise Smaller Carbon Footpri...
Steve Whaley, director of Autogas business development at PERC, discusses advantages of propane adoption.
34 min
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Infrastructure Investment Would be “Game Change...
Richard Branch, chief economist at Dodge Data & Analytics, shares the current construction outlook.
15 min
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Engine Diagnostic Systems Save Valuable Time an...
Advantages of investing in diesel engine diagnostic systems.
32 min
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Telemedical Service Delivers Managed Healthcare...
How smartphone-based screening technology will keep workers safer during the pandemic and after
33 min
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What Does it Take to Create an Award Winning We...
Marvin Joles of Wis-Coat
16 min
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Pandemic Impacts Driver Training
Jerry Klabacka, Associated Training Services and Diesel Truck Driver Training School
16 min
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How Equipment Can Fill Construction’s Labor Sho...
The challenges of attracting workers
35 min
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Procore Breaks into Preconstruction with Estico...
Cloud construction-management
16 min
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Fraud Prevention in Construction is More Critic...
Stephen King, president and CEO of GrowthForce
26 min
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Skanska’s Johana Godoy Talks Career Opportuniti...
A rewarding career path
14 min
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How Contractors Can Mitigate Safety Risks and M...
David Wald, CEO and co-founder of Aclaimant
23 min
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Controlling the Frequency of Your Concrete Vibr...
This Digging Deeper Podcast episode talks about concrete vibration, what it does, why it’s important – and why you want to control the frequency.
31 min
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Kato-CES Builds on its Excavator and Compact Tr...
Kato - Compact Excavator Sales shares recent excavator product line expansions, the return of the CL35 compact track loader and additions and opportunities ahead.
17 min
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Data-driven Strategies to Manage Cash Flow and ...
What opportunities can data-driven decision making provide contractors?
25 min
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How MIPS Technology Can Reduce Brain Injuries H...
Multi-directional Impact Protection System can help mitigate risks and make workers safer on jobsites.
14 min
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Miller Formless Celebrates 50 Years Plus Concre...
Darick Frasen of Miller Formless talks about the concrete paving industry
27 min
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Improving Work Zone Safety Through Innovation
PSS International is delivering products to the industry that help to ensure every person arrives home safely at the end of the day.
16 min
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Kato-CES Founder Mike Smith Looks to the Past a...
Kato-CES owner and founder Mike Smith talks all about the company, it's history and plans for the future.
14 min
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Pandemic Impact: InEight Measures 30% Jumps in ...
InEight users are overcoming COVID-19 with digital collaboration tools
25 min
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Sunbelt Rentals Expert Shares the Truths Behind...
Common safety myths and misconceptions related to both fall protection and equipment used to work at heights
36 min
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DE Storage's Chris Teetor Describes How the Com...
Soil Connect helped DE Storage locate a specific soil required for an expansion project
14 min
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Caterpillar's Scott Thomas Discusses Advancemen...
Advanced technology and automated features differentiate the latest generation of articulated trucks from their predecessors.
26 min
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Chaney Enterprises Uses Zello Push-to-Talk Serv...
Building materials supplier upgrades from closed-loop communication system to Zello platform
14 min
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Hy-Brid Lift Revamps Product Line Adding 19-ft....
Hy-Brid Lift CEO Terry Dolan talks about the decision behind the revamp of the company's product line and the launch of its 19-ft. scissors lift in 2020.
21 min
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How Earthwave Technologies Telematics Technolog...
The Earthwave system focuses on measuring operators not just equipment usage
22 min
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Built Technologies' Lien Waiver Software Shortc...
How Built For Contractors integrates with your software to automate the lien paper trail, speeding up payments and slashes administrative burdens.
23 min
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The Benefits of Drone Surveying in Earthmoving ...
Propeller Aerobotics CEO discusses the benefits of drone surveying in earthmoving
19 min
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Gearflow Explains Why Your Construction Busines...
Gearflow offers tips on online marketing for your business
30 min
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TruckIt CEO Shares Benefits of E-ticketing
Pace Davis discusses the advantages of e-ticketing in place of paper-based systems
21 min
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ABC’s Greg Sizemore Shares Opportunities to Gro...
Greg Sizemore digs into the opportunities the construction industry has to rebuild its workforce during and because of the pandemic environment.
12 min
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Raken Explores How COVID is Turning Prefab, Vid...
Building through the coronavirus pandemic is demanding unconventional approaches
35 min
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Mauldin Group Offers Construction Marketing Str...
Bonnie Mauldin, managing director of The Mauldin Group shares insights on how to market your construction business to help secure work in the current environment.
26 min
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Howard Hawk Shares Pandemic’s Influence on Onli...
The pandemic is accelerating the trend toward increased online buying and selling of heavy equipment.
33 min
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Volvo Construction's James Bretz Discuss How Te...
The role of telematics continues to evolve as the technology progresses and the dealer will play a more important role in the future.
23 min
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Safety Expert John Meola Shares Heat Stress Man...
When summer temperatures rise, many construction workers are at risk of heat stress
44 min
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John Deere Explains How Different Levels of Gra...
Highlights of the different levels of grade control technology available and their potential to improve jobsite productivity.
21 min
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Roadbotics' Ben Schmidt Discusses How to Better...
New road monitoring system helps cities and municipalities save time and money on pavement maintenance programs.
15 min
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Stellar Industries' Service Truck Telematics Sy...
Stellar Telematics includes Fleet View to help fleet managers optimize their fleet and E-Link Mobile to help operators be more productive and see service reminders.
4 min
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How Coronavirus Threatens Construction Loans
Built Technology’s construction lending software tracked the progress of projects since many were placed on hold with the COVID shutdowns.
30 min
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ThinkWhy’s Jay Denton Provides Mid-2020 Constru...
Jay Denton assesses the trends in construction employment leading up to the pandemic and how things have changed
13 min
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Pennsylvania Contractor Poole Anderson Construc...
How Poole Anderson Construction positioned itself to move ahead both during and after the coronavirus pandemic shutdown.
24 min
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Hy-Brid Lift's Terry Dolan Shares His Perspecti...
Terry Dolan of Hy-Brid Lifts looks back at what occurred in 2019 and what the industries will be focusing on in 2020 and beyond.
14 min
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Alliance Tire's Ryan Lopes Explains the Importa...
From sidewall construction to the complex world of compounds, you’ll get an inside look at how tires give telehandlers and MEWPs a boost.
28 min
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NYC Contractor AA Jedson Co. Sees Working Aroun...
New York metro general contractor’s president talks about how AA Jedson Co. is back to work on all of its sites
33 min
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Sarah Loaiza Explains How Samsara Can Increase ...
Samsara Fleet Management System can be used to increase the efficiency and safety of your truck fleet
12 min
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Bobcat Redesigns R Series Loaders for Versatility
Listen in to hear Bobcat talk about the features on its new 60-frame size vertical lift loaders including the T66, T64, S64 and S66 models.
15 min
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How Equipment Financing Can Help Contractors Co...
Things to consider as you manage liquidity, cash flow and equipment needs in the face of pandemic business conditions.
12 min
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Challenge Your Thinking about Data Security to ...
Construction software becomes a competitive advantage when it delivers actionable project insights
22 min
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ABC's Greg Sizemore Talks About the Need to Add...
Suicide risks in construction, paired with the coronavirus pandemic, is a crisis needing serious mitigation
23 min
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Gilbane Building Company Talks About How Corona...
Joe Piro of Gilbane Building Company shares the changes he anticipates as a result of the pandemic
27 min
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ABC Discusses Coronavirus Impact on Constructio...
ABC's Mike Bellaman shares outlook for construction industry going forward
17 min
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How Much First Quarter GDP Dampens 2020 Constru...
Richard Branch explains how Q1 GDP numbers influence the outlook for the economy and construction spending in 2020
29 min
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How Cloud Software Slashes Contractor’s Risk as...
How smart devices and collaborative project-management software can document the oral contracts made on site
22 min
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Dennis Capizzi Discusses Advances in Head Prote...
Head Protection Moves Beyond Hard Hats to Maximize Safety
14 min
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Milwaukee Tool's Brian Alves Talks About the Ne...
The MX Fuel Equipment System is the first ever system of battery-powered light equipment
21 min
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How 5G Cellular will Enable IoT to Turbocharge ...
Electronics manufacturer Morey expects that enlarging the cellular data pipeline with 5G going will positively impact construction
24 min
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CG/LA Infrastructure Discusses Strategic Infras...
Infrastructure stimulus critical for the U.S. to emerge from coronavirus crisis
26 min
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Genie's Matt Fearon Reflects on Aerial Lift Ind...
Major trends and challenges in 2019 for the aerial lift equipment market and opportunities in 2020
17 min
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Jay Tangney with Suffolk Shares How Military Ve...
Suffolk solves labor shortage by celebrating military veterans
22 min
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How Social Media Affects Your Brand's Health wi...
12 min
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UVify's Robert Cheek Talks Drone Technology in ...
The Possibilities of Drone Technology on the Construction Jobsite
15 min
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Skyjack's David Swan Discusses Load Sensing Tec...
The latest load sensing technology being incorporated into boom and scissor lifts
7 min
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Perkins Talks About Hybrid Technology in Engines
Listen in to hear how Perkins newest hybrid technology works and how it benefits contractors and OEMs.
11 min