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Raken Construction Blog

Learn more about the latest Raken updates and construction industry trends.

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Raken Announces Partnership with Level 10 Construction

Raken is pleased to announce their partnership with Level 10, a high-profile general contracting firm. Level 10 Construction, one of California’s largest general contracting firms, demonstrates their commitment to efficiency and innovation by utilizing cutting-edge construction technology Raken to optimize…

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Best Mobile Apps for Construction Firms

If you’re a construction professional, odds are you’ve thought about the role construction technology plays in your firm. You might have wondered how expensive this technology is, what kind of benefit it can actually bring, and whether or not it’s…

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Meet the Team

For anyone wondering what we do at Raken, why we do it, or who we are, we present a video that answers all of your questions. You’ll see interviews with Kyle Slager and Sergey Sundukovskiy, the founders of Raken, and…

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Raken Co-Founder Nominated for Two Top CTO Awards

We’re proud to announce that Raken’s Co-Founder and CTO/CPO, Sergey Sundukovskiy, has been announced as a finalist for two distinguished executive awards in the Southern California region. The Los Angeles Business Journal and the San Diego Business Journal have named Sergey…

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Superintendent Spotlight: Matt Jackman

In this month’s Superintendent Spotlight we talk with Matt Jackman of Ehrhart Griffin & Associates branch in Omaha, Nebraska about the work he’s doing and what he likes to do when he’s not building something amazing. What are some of the…

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Raken March Product Update

It’s been a busy month here at Raken, and we couldn’t be more proud of what we’ve accomplished so far. Here are the top three app updates we introduced over the past month. Download Raken Insights Raken’s Insights Dashboard analyzes…

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Construction Technology is Not an Army of Job-Hungry Robots

Construction technology is finally taking root in an industry. For a sector of the economy that is infamous for being slow to accept change, the new innovations are a welcome sight. For example, at the March 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG conference multiple…

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Raken Superintendent Spotlight on Jan Ahner

Raken is proud to present Jan Ahner, Superintendent at Alvin H. Butz, Inc as our first Raken Superintendent Spotlight focusing on the men and women who make the work of construction happen in the field. Jan Ahner has been working…

Raken Construction Daily Report

Daily Reports vs. Construction Litigation

Here’s a sobering statistic- in 2013, 71% of large companies were spending more than $1 million on construction litigation. That was up from 51% from the year before. And according to Arcadis research, it’s only gone up since then. These disputes…

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Introducing Raken Time Cards

We are pleased to announce Raken Time Cards, the newest update to the Raken Daily Reporting app that enables superintendents and foremen to quickly track hours in the field while streamlining payroll for the office.  Raken Time Cards were designed to be…

Raken’s January Product Update: Our new look, on every device

What Is The Story? We kicked off 2018 by releasing the new redesign Raken update on all iOS devices, and we couldn’t be happier about it. New Raken was a complete redesign of our app based on your feedback that,…

5 Construction Apps to Watch in 2018

In case you missed it, we wrote an article recently about how the overhaul of the tax code will affect construction companies. One of the biggest changes that we saw coming, and one that we think will have a large…