NEWS: Commercial Real Estate – Vancouver podcast digs into the stories behind the construction-site fence

Curious about what really happens during the demolition of a highrise tower? Or maybe interested in how technology is changing how workers toil at construction sites around the city? Perhaps you’re mostly interested in how older managers are getting along — or not getting along — with their young recruits on the job site. A

Case Study: Wales McLelland Construction

SiteMax Case Study: Wales McLelland Construction from SiteMax Systems on Vimeo. Wales McLelland Construction, a Vancouver-based Contractor, has been hitting deadlines, meeting budgets and providing industry expertise in the construction industry for nearly 50 years — which translates into half a century of change, agility and growth. With 2020 just around the corner, as a

Contractor Guide: Five Common Construction Delivery Methods

For company owners within the construction industry, there are a few asset delivery methods they can choose to use depending on the unique demands of a given project. Whatever they move forward with, it’s so important to ensure, prior to breaking ground, that their project reaches its ultimate goal; successful and efficient completion—planned, budgeted, managed

How to recruit and keep the best talent in the Construction Industry in 2019

It’s not about hiring workers faster than the other guy, it’s about retaining your workers for the long term. You might think that’s easier said than done, since the Construction Industry (and almost every other industry) is facing a skilled labour shortage. Based on a 2016 study, (93 percent of construction businesses), believe that their

Connect Your Construction Workers to the Office

As a General Contractor you need to know what is going on at your projects. SiteMax boasts electronic onsite Purchase Orders, a Timecard System for self performance work, Interactive Safety Reports, Punch list, a myriad of Site Reports, plus the capability to have your own special forms added. The system is designed to centralize the site

5 Ways to Make Your Construction Company More Eco-Friendly

5 Ways to Make Your Construction Company More Eco-Friendly The world is evolving and it is becoming necessary for companies to go green. Not only is it our moral obligation to the planet but it also helps clients put their trust in you. As we are now in 2017, we have put together a list of 5

Safety Tips for Roadside Construction Workers

The winter season is now upon us which means some changes to weather. The change of season also comes with an extra precaution to job site safety in the construction industry. Below, we have outlined a few safety tips for roadside construction workers to keep in mind throughout the short days and long nights ahead. It

Features That Make Running Your Project Easy

Want a project management software that can be customized to your unique business? SiteMax is a Construction Site Management System designed specifically for construction. Site management has never been easier for your foreman, superintendents and back office staff. Customizable site and safety reports with multiple permissions enable you to have different forms and checklists for clients, sub

2016 Worksite Safety Tips

The construction industry is without a doubt one of the riskiest industries in terms of employee safety. A proper construction company will prioritize the heath and safety of all workers at all times. Though it should be procedure to consistently review and practice proper safety techniques, it never hurts (no pun intended!) to refresh your mind on

5 Buildings to Keep an Eye on in 2016

We’re almost four months into 2016 and we feel it’s an appropriate time to zoom in on some major construction projects happening worldwide. Though there are millions to choose from we picked five of our favourites to focus on.  With completion dates set to be this year, let’s take a closer look! WorldOne (Mumbai, India)  Standing