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Raken Construction Blog

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

5 Best Apps for Construction Contractors

From the abacus to the typewriter, from the calculator to the laser printer, office equipment has been invaluable throughout the ages in the constructor industry. The latest innovation that has enhanced the lives of construction firm employees everywhere, from secretaries…

Construction Employment Continues To Grow

Is now the time to encourage someone to seek employment in the construction industry? When the Great Recession arrived back in 2009, all cards were off the table. Not only did private residential and commercial projects slow down or halt, government contractual…

Construction Industry Booming in New York City

That line “Top of the heap” from the classic song New York, New York probably isn’t referring to its construction projects. But then again, why not? After all, the Big Apple generally leads the rest of the nation in the…

Improving Safety on the Construction Site

As the new year approaches, it’s a good time to remind ourselves of simple precautions that can ensure safety and avoid injuries at the jobsite. Here are a few reminders:

Impressive Construction Projects To Visit In 2015

What were some of the most impressive construction projects that are in the works for 2015? Below are just a few. Boston, Massachusetts “Beantown” is recovering nicely from the recession-era construction slump, with many new projects popping up around its iconic…

Coming To A Construction Project Near You

As the clock runs out on 2014, what are construction industry analysts seeing as emerging trends for the coming year? 5. Going Green More and more homeowners and businesses want their new structures to be environmentally correct and energy efficient.…

Cloud storage is now available!

UPDATE (8/7/17): We’ve recently updated our cloud service to improve the integrations and include new providers such as Egnyte.  It is now even easier to export daily reports with Raken’s cloud based construction management software! We are happy to announce that you…

Add your signature to your daily reports!

We are happy to announce that you can now complete a daily report with your signature! With this new feature update, once a report is completed, you will be able to sign it and verify it like you would on…

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Improvements in Construction Safety

Serious construction site accidents are declining nationally. That’s great news! But it’s not just luck. Below are some methods that are making a difference today in construction site safety. 5. Raken Construction Management Software  It’s a essential digital tool for daily…