Dodge Data & Analytics Construction Project Information Integrates with Microsoft Dynamics CRM

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Dodge Data & Analytics has launched PipeLine for Microsoft Dynamics, a new software application that integrates construction project information directly into Microsoft Dynamics, a customer relationship management system. Contractors and building product manufacturers using Dynamics can now more easily find and track construction projects, tying them directly into their opportunity, account and reporting workflows. “Dodge offers the most current and comprehensive information for anyone interested in finding and tracking North American construction projects,” said Mike Petrullo, CEO, Dodge Data & Analytics. “Making this data accessible directly through Microsoft Dynamics is another example of how Dodge is … Read more

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January Construction Starts Jump 12 Percent

NEW YORK, N.Y. – The value of new construction starts in January climbed 12 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $690.2 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. After losing momentum during last year’s fourth quarter, nonresidential building strengthened in January, with much of the lift coming from the start of the $3.4-billion Central Terminal Building at LaGuardia Airport in New York, New York,as well as groundbreaking for several other large airport terminal projects. Nonbuilding construction bounced back from a subdued December, with the boost arising from a $750-million natural gas-fired power plant in Florida plus two pipeline … Read more

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New Research Shows How Collaboration Can Reduce Construction Risk

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Three quarters of building owners and contractors have experienced a dispute or claim in the last three years, and nine in 10 say increased collaboration can be used to mitigate future risk, according to Managing Risk in the Construction Industry, a new SmartMarket Report from Dodge Data & Analytics. Produced in partnership with Alliant, and with support from e-Builder and Procore, the report is available for free download here. The report provides a unique link between specific risk reduction practices—like conducting regular meetings with the full project team, formal brainstorming and developing a plan to manage … Read more

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Dodge Data & Analytics to Debut 2017 Construction Economic Forecast at Annual Conference

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Dodge Data & Analytics will hold its 78th annual Dodge Construction Outlook Executive Conference, Oct. 19-20 in Harbor, Maryland. To register, visit 2017 Dodge Outlook. The Dodge Outlook is a mainstay industry event for building product manufacturing, design and architectural, contracting, engineering and industry association firms looking to hear influential speakers, network with peers and gain insights into the industry’s prospects for the coming year. The forecast also offers important data for members of the media covering economic and sector-based trends. The theme of this year’s Outlook conference is disruptive innovation. Speakers and panelists will examine … Read more

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