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Training, Technology and Benefits Top the List of Ways Companies are Dealing with Labor Shortages

Posted by The nVent CADDY Team on Mar 6, 2019 2:19:26 PM

Hands down, the skilled labor shortage has been the most talked about subject in the construction industry over the past five years. The causes and rising costs have been covered extensively in the media, at trade shows and by companies. Yet, the problem isn’t going away.

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Topics: Industry Trends

What Commercial Contractors Need to Know About the Growing Trend of Prefab [Plus More Industry News]

Posted by The nVent CADDY Team on Feb 27, 2019 4:07:48 PM

Newsfeeds today are crowded with noise, and finding the news that matters the most can be a challenge. That’s why our team pulls together the latest commercial construction industry news you need to know about.

This roundup includes the role of drones in infrastructure inspections, the popularity of prefab construction and the expanding importance of seismic bracing.

Read our key takeaways so you can keep your edge in the industry, or click the links below for the full articles.

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Topics: Industry Trends

HVAC and Plumbing Trends for 2019: Efficiency and Technology Lead the Way

Posted by The nVent CADDY Team on Feb 15, 2019 11:36:48 AM

Predicting the top trends for 2019, a recent article in PHCP Pros anticipated energy- and water-efficient homes, clean and efficient HVAC and plumbing, and prefabrication and 3D design. Overall, plumbing, heating, cooling and piping professionals are looking for ways to be more efficient through technology and easy-to-install products.

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Topics: HVAC, Plumbing, Mechanical, Prefabrication, Industry Trends

Introducing nVent CADDY: A Global Leader in Fastener and Installation Solutions

Posted by The CADDY Team on May 3, 2018 11:31:00 AM

Since 1956, CADDY has been dedicated to premium quality products and unmatched innovation. For decades, we’ve strived to save our customers time, while keeping installations in line with code to meet safety best practices.

We now announce nVent CADDY, a leading global manufacturer of fastening products for electrical installation, seismic and fire protection, data communications and HVAC systems, whose mission is to help connect and protect our customers’ systems in facilities where the cost of failure is very high. Our customers trust nVent CADDY to enhance productivity and reduce cost of ownership by simplifying installation and minimizing downtime during operation. 

With the launch of nVent CADDY, we will further boost productivity for our customers, partners and distributors, while reducing their overall cost of ownership with a simplified installation process and minimized downtime. 

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Topics: Industry Trends

3 Trends in 2018 That Will Impact the Commercial Construction Industry

Posted by Eric Osborn on Jan 10, 2018 8:01:00 AM

What do you want to accomplish this year? Just as a productive day starts with a well thought out plan, a successful 2018 becomes attainable when you first identify and understand the trends influencing the industry. 

For large commercial construction companies, small businesses and construction workers, see how the economic and technological state of the industry will be impacted in the coming year. Stay ahead of the curve and check out the key trends that will mark their place in 2018.

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Topics: Industry Trends

2017 Trends in Review: What Changed in Commercial Construction

Posted by Eric Osborn on Dec 18, 2017 8:01:00 AM

As 2017 quickly comes to an end, commercial construction contractors should reflect on the past year’s successes and failures to improve business for next year. 

According to Dodge Data & Analytics, predictions showed that the commercial construction industry would grow in 2017 after a disappointing previous year. By the numbers, commercial construction spending grew slightly in 2017 with a 7% increase in spend— a bit of a decrease from 10% in 2016.

So, what trends affected these spending shifts, and how can contractors, both mechanical and electrical, brace themselves for more changes in the new year? Read on to learn three trends that shook up the commercial construction industry this past year.

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Topics: Industry Trends