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Evan Milberg

Evan Milberg is an editor at SmartBrief whose newsletters cover transportation, infrastructure, construction and other sectors.

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Concrete pros share ways to optimize project productivity
Concrete pros share ways to optimize project productivity

During the American Concrete Institute's Virtual Concrete Convention, experts emphasized the importance of constructability and material selection to optimize productivity.

A look at the outlook for Caribbean infrastructure financing
A look at the outlook for Caribbean infrastructure financing

Caribbean infrastructure has suffered at the hands of many natural disasters, which are getting worse as climate change intensifies. How can investors be assured the end-use asset they're funding will be protected?

5 public sector technologies to watch
5 public sector technologies to watch

There are many technologies that help public works professionals deliver critical services. Here are five that are trending.

3 under-the-radar opportunities for construction, design firms
3 under-the-radar opportunities for construction, design firms

The coronavirus pandemic has forced builders and designers to think outside the box. Here are three strategies that warrant consideration.

Are we talking about infrastructure the right way?
Are we talking about infrastructure the right way?

Most discussions about infrastructure center around projects, not people. Industry observers say that needs to change.

Coronavirus pandemic creates challenges for building departments
Coronavirus pandemic creates challenges for building departments

As we inch closer to a hurricane season, many local building departments don't have the means to conduct inspections remotely during the coronavirus pandemic.

Contractors encouraged to form an “ideal” financial dashboard
Contractors encouraged to form an “ideal” financial dashboard

As the coronavirus pandemic bears down on the construction industry, contractors should have a dashboard to keep track of their financial health.

AGC addresses 2020 policy landscape for construction
AGC addresses 2020 policy landscape for construction

During the Associated General Contractors' annual convention, legislative and regulatory experts provided an update on a wide range of issues, including a highway bill, labor relations and deregulation.

The future of drones and where the market currently stands
The future of drones and where the market currently stands

Many drone startups are failing despite robust demand for the technology. That juxtaposition has experts wondering if drones are part of a waning fad or a promising revolution with a tangible business ROI.

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