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Word to the Wise: How AI Will Shape Tomorrow’s Construction Industry
Posted on October 19, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

You know the type. They’ve been in the business since before you were born. They’ve seen it all. They’ve been through it all. They’ve solved every problem, adapted to every trend and rode every paradigm shift that came their way. At Ceco, we’ve known many like this –…

Finger on the Pulse: Breakthroughs in Cost Management Technology
Posted on October 7, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

Each year, the construction industry becomes more complex. Between new methods, cutting-edge materials, customers’ expanding expectations and emerging technology, it can be a real challenge to keep up. However, maintaining our position at the leading edge of advancements has always been an integral part of…

The Grass is Greener: Metal Construction & Cannabis Cultivation
Posted on September 14, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

Out From Underground  For the majority of the last century, cannabis cultivation has happened in secret. But now, with cannabis legalized or at least decriminalized in 39 US states, growers are coming out of the woodwork. Public support for universal legalization is overwhelming, and in…

The Importance of LEED Certification
Posted on August 4, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

Why It Pays To Make Your Building Projects Lean and Green  As consumers in nearly every age and demographic category become more aware of and committed to environmentally conscientious practices in business as well as their personal lives, the benefits for businesses of making Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)…

Breathe Easy: Steps for Improving Indoor Air Quality
Posted on July 7, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

According to the EPA, on average, Americans spend upwards of 90% of their time indoors. Between work, school, shopping and relaxing at home, the vast majority of our time is spent breathing stale, indoor air. The EPA also reports that some pollutants are as much as five…

It’s Complicated: The Ins and Outs of Complex Metal Building
Posted on June 28, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

When architects and building designers think of metal construction, many tend to assume they’re limited to four walls and a roof – basic construction essentially amounting to a box. With advances over the past few decades in every facet of metal construction, nothing could be…

Innovative Building Ideas, Set in Stone
Posted on May 19, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

Peanut butter and jelly. Cheese and wine. Bacon and eggs. Some things just pair perfectly – like stone and steel. At Ceco, we know just how much the rich textures of stone can add to the curb appeal and natural appearance of our steel buildings, so when…

Gigging the Jobsite
Posted on April 7, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

  The digitization of nearly everything has radically changed our lives and economies, and the workforce is no exception. Take, for example, the “gig economy” – a labor market in which employers can easily connect with flexible, temporary, freelance workers through an online platform. Ridesharing…

What’s Next for the Metal Building Industry?
Posted on January 7, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

The year 2020 has demonstrated that sometimes the only thing predictable is that things can be quite unpredictable. Nonetheless, we can look back at what has been happening and trend forward. Looking around at the general economy and the metal building industry, we have developed…