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  1. E Light Winter Newsletter
    15 Dec, 2018
    E Light Winter Newsletter
    Here is the E Light Winter Newsletter E Light Newsletter Winter 2018 12-11.pdf
  2. Customizing Toolbars in Bluebeam REVU 2018 Quick Tips
    27 Sep, 2018
    Customizing Toolbars in Bluebeam REVU 2018 Quick Tips
    Here are some quick tips straight from Bluebeam. Both toolbar and panel icons are found in toolstrips. A toolstrip refers to the empty gray bars to the left, right or top of the interface where toolbar or panel icons appear. Shapes toolbar Here are a few easy ways to distinguish a toolbar icon from a panel icon: A toolbar will always have a string of dots (……) near its top or left side called a handle. After clicking on a tool, the Dynamic Properties bar often becomes active. Panels and
  3. Delays and Disuptions...Is there a difference?
    07 Aug, 2018
    Delays and Disuptions...Is there a difference?
    We often talk about delays in construction. I have found that the discussions concerning delays are frequently really discussions about disruptions. Understanding the difference between these two terms may be of help in identifying impacts to a project and may help you and your project manager receive compensation for impacts to your project cause by others. A delay is an event or series of events that take place on a project which causes the critical path schedule items to not be performed
  4. 12 May, 2018
    Leader and Trainer
    Being an electrical superintendent is an extremely difficult and demanding job. You are ultimately responsible for planning your project, communicating that plan to your crews, ensuring your crews have one hundred percent of the tools, information, and materials they need to work safely and efficiently and do all of that while juggling a constantly changing construction environment and schedule. All of that is assuming there are no problems which arise that must be dealt with quickly, which of
  5. 09 Mar, 2018
    The job is not finished until the paperwork is complete.
    A true,. yet frustrating fact of business and construction. We have chosen a career as electricians because we like to build things, we like to work with our hands. We like to problem solve, take on challenges head on, and get dirty in the process. Hard work has never made us back down and no problem comes up that we are not prepared to conquer. Yet, a single document can frustrate us to no end. I understand, after all, if we liked doing paperwork, we would have sought out a career in an office,
  6. Accident Reporting and Investigations
    11 Jan, 2018
    Accident Reporting and Investigations
    First and Foremost, Call The Director of Education and Loss Prevention and inform them of the accident. Secondly, start an Accident Report using iAuditor. The iAuditor Accident report asks the questions that need to be answered. Do this right away, don't wait. The more information you can record right away the better. Hand your device to someone else and have them start taking pictures, and entering information if you need to keep doing something else. Remember to get the persons involved