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Raken Construction Blog

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

Six Ways to Stand Out in the Competitive Construction Industry

The overall construction market has largely recovered from the Great Recession of the last decade, but that doesn’t mean competition has faded. If you run a construction company, rest assured there are plenty of other companies out there that want…

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Announcing New Integration with Procore

You’ve asked and we’ve delivered. We’re excited to announce that our integration with Procore, one of the most used construction project management platforms, is now live. With this Raken and Procore integration, Raken users will now be able to sync their…

Raken Streamlining Construction Superintendent Reporting Across the Country

From Alabama to Century City, construction superintendents across the country are using Raken, the #1 Daily Reporting Software in the industry, to streamline their daily construction superintendent reports. They are putting it to use on retail remodeling, university renovations, airport construction,…

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Construction Safety Checklist and Construction Safety Report Examples

Safety is the most important part of every construction site. From heavy machinery, to demolition, to heights, there are a number of dangers on any construction project. That’s why it is the contractor’s number one priority to keep everyone safe…

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Announcing the Raken and Trimble Prolog Integration

Today we’re announcing our new integration with Trimble Prolog, to bring your Raken daily reports and photos directly to your respective Prolog project. This Raken and Trimble Prolog integration not only saves time by removing the steps required to sync…

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How to Create a Daily Report: Example Daily Report for Construction

Creating daily reports for construction is one of the most important parts of the job for any contractor. Not only do they keep you up-to-date with project progress and delays, they also protect you and your company from expensive litigation…

Raken Software Eases Construction Site Compliance

Our daily reporting app gives construction compliance a whole new look Making sense of daily logs and construction site compliance reports can be rife with challenges, especially if you’re a project manager utilizing the old-school method of manual pen and…

Getting a startup off the line

  Our rise to the top of the daily construction reporting world – and a recent designation by the San Diego Business Journal as one of the year’s hottest tech startups – didn’t come without some growing pains. We at…

Raken Helps Contractors at New Atlanta Stadium

Raken, the #1 Daily Reporting App in construction today, is living up to the ranking as it helps to streamline development of the new stadium in Atlanta. The Raken app is saving contractors valuable time on the job site as they…

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Raken and Egnyte Integrate to Sync Construction Project Documentation

We’re excited to announce our recent integration with the enterprise file sharing platform, Egnyte. By utilizing the Egnyte and Raken integration, users will automatically add their Raken daily reports, Super Daily subcontractor reports, and photos to their Egnyte project folder,…

Beta testing can help fool-proof your software

Rollout of apps preceded by beta tests There is a Japanese manufacturing term, poka-yoke, which essentially means “to make mistake-proof.” It was originally coined as part of the quality-control measures used in Japanese automotive production, but it can apply to virtually…

Customer Spotlight of the Week: Alta Construction Inc.’s Macy’s Century City Project

This week’s featured Raken client is Tyler Guith at Alta Construction Inc.  Alta Construction Inc. is a full-service, national construction firm with expertise in retail, corporate interiors, hospitality, shopping centers and shell & core construction.  Guith is currently working on…