Green https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/ en How Construction Sites Can Utilize Clean Energy https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/how-construction-sites-can-utilize-clean-energy <span property="schema:name" class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">How Construction Sites Can Utilize Clean Energy</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/30910" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">ccapoccia</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2024-03-01T22:51:40+00:00" class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Fri, 03/01/2024 - 16:51</span> <div property="schema:text" class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div property="schema:text" class="field__item"><p>The 2022 Global Status Report for Building and Construction reports that the buildings and construction industry represents an estimated 37% of global operational energy and process-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.</p></div></div> </div> Fri, 01 Mar 2024 22:51:40 +0000 ccapoccia 15627 at https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/how-construction-sites-can-utilize-clean-energy#comments CBO Recognizes 2024's Sustainability VIPs https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/svip2024 <span class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">CBO Recognizes 2024&#039;s Sustainability VIPs</span> <div class="field field-node--field-subhead field-formatter-string field-name-field-subhead field-type-string field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item">Recognizing the leaders of sustainable practices &amp; programs</div></div> </div> <span class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/27631" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Elizabeth Manning</span></span> <span class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Mon, 01/08/2024 - 08:55</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-default field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item"><p>Construction Business Owner (CBO) Magazine’s Sustainability VIP recognizes the efforts and ingenuity of those building a better future.</p> <p>Qualifying nominees for Sustainability VIP 2024 include all construction industry professionals — general contractors, subcontractors, manufacturers, suppliers, etc. — who have developed programs or launched initiatives within their companies to support any of the following areas of sustainability:</p> <ul><li>Industry and infrastructure</li> <li>Clean energy, water and sanitation</li> <li>Recycling and responsible consumption and production</li> <li>Protection of climate, wildlife and waterways</li> <li>Sustainable cities and communities</li> <li>Green building and LEED efforts</li> <li>Humanitarian efforts (poverty, hunger, equality, health, wellness, education, employment)</li> </ul><p> <strong>Nominations are now closed. 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field-type-string field-label-hidden">Concrete Paves the Way to a More Sustainable Future</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/30910" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">ccapoccia</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2023-10-09T18:22:01+00:00" class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Mon, 10/09/2023 - 13:22</span> <div property="schema:text" class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div property="schema:text" class="field__item"><p>Millions of miles of pavements are placed or rehabilitated across the globe every year. Nearly 2.8 million lane-miles of pavement are in the U.S. and are a focus in the effort to lower U.S. greenhouse gas emissions (GHG), according to a February 2023 study from the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub (CSHub). This represents an opportunity for leaders to make pavement type and treatment selections that can improve sustainability and address climate change. </p></div></div> </div> Mon, 09 Oct 2023 18:22:01 +0000 ccapoccia 15435 at https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/concrete-paves-way-more-sustainable-future#comments Joel Honeyman Drives Sustainability Innovations at Bobcat https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/joel-honeyman-drives-sustainability-innovations-bobcat <span property="schema:name" class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">Joel Honeyman Drives Sustainability Innovations at Bobcat</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/30910" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">ccapoccia</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2023-03-23T13:36:09+00:00" class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Thu, 03/23/2023 - 08:36</span> <div property="schema:text" class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div property="schema:text" class="field__item"><h3><b>Joel Honeyman</b><br /><b><i>Vice President of Global Innovation</i><br /><a href="https://www.bobcat.com/na/en">Bobcat Company</a></b></h3> <p> </p> <p>Joel Honeyman grew up on a farm in North Dakota. He attended North Dakota State University, where he earned an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering and a master’s in agricultural economics.</p> <p>He has been employed at Bobcat, a global brand that manufactures farm and construction equipment, for almost 26 years.</p></div></div> </div> Thu, 23 Mar 2023 13:36:09 +0000 ccapoccia 15216 at https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/joel-honeyman-drives-sustainability-innovations-bobcat#comments Jacob Gardner Preserves Forest, Protects Ecosystem During Building Project https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/jacob-gardner-preserves-forest-protects-ecosystem-during-building-project <span property="schema:name" class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">Jacob Gardner Preserves Forest, Protects Ecosystem During Building Project</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/30910" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">ccapoccia</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2023-03-21T13:53:05+00:00" class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Tue, 03/21/2023 - 08:53</span> <div property="schema:text" class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div property="schema:text" class="field__item"><h3><b>Jacob Gardner</b><br /><b><i>Project Manager</i><br /><a href="https://cunninghamlimp.com/">Cunningham-Limp Development Co.</a></b></h3> <p> </p> <p>When Jacob Gardner graduated from Eastern Michigan University in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in construction management, he could hardly have imagined the kinds of building projects he would one day help lead. Gardner is a project manager for Cunningham-Limp Development Co., a real estate firm specializing in development, design and construction, headquartered in Novi, Michigan.</p></div></div> </div> Tue, 21 Mar 2023 13:53:05 +0000 ccapoccia 15215 at https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/jacob-gardner-preserves-forest-protects-ecosystem-during-building-project#comments Michael Capasso Recycles Asphalt for a Cleaner, Greener Future https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/michael-capasso-recycles-asphalt-cleaner-greener-future <span property="schema:name" class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">Michael Capasso Recycles Asphalt for a Cleaner, Greener Future</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/30910" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">ccapoccia</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2023-03-09T14:20:00+00:00" class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Thu, 03/09/2023 - 08:20</span> <div property="schema:text" class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div property="schema:text" class="field__item"><h3><b>Michael Capasso </b><br /><b><i>Founder &amp; Owner</i><br /><a href="https://www.gogreenasphalt.com/">Green Asphalt</a></b></h3> <p> Michael Capasso is the founder, owner and president of Green Asphalt, a New York City company that produces recycled asphalt pavement materials.</p> <p>Though he earned a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University from the Nolan School of Hotel Administration, he was eventually drawn to construction, the industry where his family worked.</p></div></div> </div> Thu, 09 Mar 2023 14:20:00 +0000 ccapoccia 15214 at https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/michael-capasso-recycles-asphalt-cleaner-greener-future#comments CBO's Sustainability VIP Is Back https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/svip2023 <span class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">CBO&#039;s Sustainability VIP Is Back</span> <div class="field field-node--field-subhead field-formatter-string field-name-field-subhead field-type-string field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item">Recognizing the leaders of sustainable practices &amp; programs</div></div> </div> <span class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/27409" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Kathy Wells</span></span> <span class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Tue, 12/27/2022 - 17:49</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-default field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item"><p>Construction Business Owner (CBO) Magazine’s Sustainability VIP recognizes the efforts and ingenuity of those building a better future.</p> <p>Qualifying nominees for Sustainability VIP 2022 include all construction industry professionals — general contractors, subcontractors, manufacturers, suppliers, etc. — who have developed programs or launched initiatives within their companies to support any of the following areas of sustainability:</p> <ul><li>Industry and infrastructure</li> <li>Clean energy, water and sanitation</li> <li>Recycling and responsible consumption and production</li> <li>Protection of climate, wildlife and waterways</li> <li>Sustainable cities and communities</li> <li>Green building and LEED efforts</li> <li>Humanitarian efforts (poverty, hunger, equality, health, wellness, education, employment)</li> </ul><p> <strong>Nominations are now closed. 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field-label-hidden">Examining Construction’s Power Alternatives</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/30910" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">ccapoccia</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2022-12-19T14:48:58+00:00" class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Mon, 12/19/2022 - 08:48</span> <div property="schema:text" class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div property="schema:text" class="field__item"><p>At the center of any construction alternative power discussion is diesel. Diesel remains the go-to power on jobsites — according to the Diesel Technology Forum, 98% of construction’s energy use in the U.S. comes from diesel.</p> <p>But with global initiatives underway to reduce carbon emissions to net zero by 2050, it’s up to construction industry manufacturers to find ways to lessen diesel’s carbon impact. A range of solutions is being considered:</p></div></div> </div> Mon, 19 Dec 2022 14:48:58 +0000 ccapoccia 15132 at https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/examining-constructions-power-alternatives#comments Exploring Environmental, Social & Governance Criteria & 6 Steps to Get Started https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/exploring-environmental-social-governance-criteria-6-steps-get-started <span property="schema:name" class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">Exploring Environmental, Social &amp; Governance Criteria &amp; 6 Steps to Get Started</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/30907" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">hirvin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2022-06-20T17:42:41+00:00" class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Mon, 06/20/2022 - 12:42</span> <div property="schema:text" class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div property="schema:text" class="field__item"><p>Whether you are ready or not, the environmental, social and governance (ESG) era has arrived, and it is growing rapidly. As investors apply increasing pressure on climate change, human capital, board diversity, cybersecurity risks and other nonfinancial factors, companies within both the private and public sectors are tasked with weaving ESG into their corporate vision, structure, strategies and operations.</p> <p>But what exactly is ESG? ESG strategy consists of the following dimensions:</p></div></div> </div> Mon, 20 Jun 2022 17:42:41 +0000 hirvin 14973 at https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com How Volumetric Concrete Mixers Can Help Your Business Control Its Concrete & Costs https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com/green/how-volumetric-concrete-mixers-can-help-your-business-control-its-concrete-costs <span property="schema:name" class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">How Volumetric Concrete Mixers Can Help Your Business Control Its Concrete &amp; Costs</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/30907" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">hirvin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2022-04-01T21:24:20+00:00" class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">Fri, 04/01/2022 - 16:24</span> <div property="schema:text" class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div property="schema:text" class="field__item"><p>How often have you heard the words sustainability and concrete together? Probably not often, if ever. These terms seem to go together like water and fire — one puts the other out. But it doesn’t have to be this way.</p> <p>Concrete is the biggest contributor to CO² in the built environment, and the industry has to look at ways to make concrete more sustainable.</p> <p>Residential, commercial and industrial building does not look to be slowing down, and with the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) there will be more projects underway that require concrete.</p></div></div> </div> Fri, 01 Apr 2022 21:24:20 +0000 hirvin 14858 at https://www.constructionbusinessowner.com