With ten crew members driving up to 20-ton excavators on the job site, every hour saved in estimating is an hour gained in the field. And with that extra time, general contractors and owners can make decisions faster, and subs can complete projects on time—even when things change.
What's bringing—and keeping—women to the construction industry? Exciting projects, working to create something with a team, and high wages are among the reasons. Read Mary Sue's story to learn her reasons for pursuing a career in construction, and how it's shaping her next step forward.