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5 Innovations in Construction Tech to Watch in 2019

NEWS, Technology /

  The tech industry is prompting innovation in construction on an ever greater scale, bringing to the table new solutions designed to enhance productivity, improve the functionality of materials, and offer wider choices to both crew and client. With an eye toward growth, progress, and sustainability, here are five innovations in construction to keep an …

How We Got Here: A Celebration of People

NEWS, SBC Culture /

When South Bay Construction first started in 1978, we knew that the success of every completed project depended on the people behind it. Our core goal — of providing timely, sustainably-built projects that exceed client expectations, while nurturing long-lasting relationships — has been met time and time again through the dedication of our team and …

8 Construction Management Software Solutions that Get the Job Done

NEWS, Technology /

Construction sites are dynamic: from managing teams and consulting clients to the logistics of building the site itself, each job relies upon multiple moving parts for successful completion. Construction management software (CMS) helps alleviate the burden of multi-tasking by increasing transparency on a job site, streamlining numerous processes, and facilitating transitions between teams, clients, and …

Project Spotlight: 889 Winslow St.

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From a construction perspective, Redwood City is a fascinating and inspiring place to launch a large project. The area is rich in both natural beauty and architectural history, with landmark buildings standing beside fanning palm trees and the impressive redwoods for which the city is named. At the same time, the city is located within …

Celebrating 40 Years of Excellence in Construction

NEWS, SBC Culture /

As we look back on four decades as a construction company in the Bay Area, we’re marking this company milestone by reflecting on some of our favorite projects. We’ve encountered all manner of hurdles while tackling tenant improvements and innovative new builds, but whether we’re taking a site back to the drawing board or retrofitting …

7 New Innovations Breaking Ground in the Construction Industry

NEWS, Technology /

The construction industry is one of the largest in the world, and technology — from power drills to bulldozers — has always played a key role in a job well done. Often viewed as a more traditional industry than the innovative tech space, more and more businesses are making the move to streamline their processes …

Year in Review: Why 2017 Was Our Most Rewarding Year Yet

Fun, NEWS, SBC Culture /

It’s the holiday season again, which means we’ve had our end-of-year holiday party, decorated the office, collected toys for our annual toy drive, prepared for our 40th anniversary in 2018, and reflected on key milestones in 2017. Reaching New Heights Our team strives to exceed expectations on every project — no matter the size, client, …

Project Spotlight: 1440 Multiversity

NEWS, Project Highlight /

Each day you are given 1,440 minutes, but how do you spend that time? At the 1440 Foundation, founders Scott and Joanie Kriens spend their days dedicated to strengthening their connections. With a mission “to serve champions committed to helping us grow in relationship, spirit, and wellness,” they foster their own personal growth by helping …

The TI Race: From ROM to Market Ready

Brokers, CM/PM's, Estimation, NEWS /

Planning a renovation is kind of like a puzzle, especially when it comes to scheduling different companies and contractors. If you’re trying to plan your own Tenant Improvement construction project, it may seem easy to call designers, carpenters, and plumbers and schedule everything yourself. But when plans start to go awry, it can be hard …

Local TI Leader: What We’ve Learned in 40 Years of Commercial Build Outs

Architects, Brokers, CM/PM's, NEWS /

The Bay Area is home to many of the most dynamic and innovative businesses in the world. It’s the nexus where new ideas, technologies, and companies are constantly coming together, launching the next big enterprises, and taking established firms and brands into the future. As companies change and evolve, so do the spaces where their …