Blog

Construction industry insights from our Senior Advisor, David Rubin. 

August 2017
August Blog Post: Technology- Then vs. Now
Technology Then vs. Now: Bridging the Generational Gap

Over the last five decades, there has been tremendous technological change in all industries, accelerating at an exponential rate in the last 10-15 years.  The Construction industry has always lagged behind other...

July 2017
July Blog Post: Building Green
Green building, also known as green construction or sustainable building, is the method of construction that increases a building's efficiency in its use of energy, water and materials- all while reducing negative impacts on the environment.
June 2017
June Blog Post: Safety Culture
I’ve witnessed the effect safety culture has had on the construction industry, spanning from when I first started as a summer laborer in 1969 as a high school junior, to today’s approach some 50 years later. Oh what changes have come about!
May 2017
Sano-Rubin: A Brief History
My Grandfather Louis Rubin came to this country around 1908, escaping from Poland/Russia to avoid conscription in the Russian army...