ChatGPT & JengAI: Bridging Technology and Construction in The Modern Era

ChatGPT and JengAI: Bridging technology and construction

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has revolutionized the way we interact with machines and software. Chatbots, in particular, have become increasingly popular, as they allow for streamlined communication between humans and machines. In recent years, the construction and design industry has embraced the use of AI-powered chatbots to improve communication, streamline workflows, …

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Top Platforms for Bid Dissemination and Lead Generation 

Top Platforms for Dissemination and Lead Generation

Navigating the Preconstruction phase often feels like piecing together a complex puzzle while juggling multiple tasks. As subcontractors, we've all been there – staring at an inbox bursting with bid requests, feeling the pressure of selecting the best ones, and wishing there was a simpler way. Enter Bid Dissemination and …

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A guide to preparing junior cost estimators for successful construction takeoffs

A guide to preparing junior cost estimators for successful construction takeoffs

The future of construction heavily relies on the new wave of professionals, especially junior cost estimators, who will shape the financial foundations of projects. These novices, when trained right, become the backbone of successful bids. Here’s a definitive guide to nurturing their potential and ensuring they master the art of …

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Construction Estimating with AI-Powered Analysis: A Guide to Better Bidding for Subs  

Construction Estimating with AI-Powered Analysis

In today's fast-paced construction industry, the sheer volume of projects up for bidding can feel overwhelming. For subcontractors, the key to success lies in an efficient estimation team. After all, when it comes to bidding, these teams are worth their weight in gold! The Power of Initial Analysis Ever paused …

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The ultimate guide to construction cost estimating

The ultimate guide to construction cost estimating

Construction cost estimating is the cornerstone of the construction process. It ensures that contractors do not incur losses while also safeguarding project owners from paying excessively. For subcontractors, determining the feasibility of a project involves accounting for materials, labor, overheads, and additional costs. With a clear idea of these costs, …

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How to compete against low-balling bids

How to compete against low-balling bids

The construction industry is rife with challenges. One persistent issue? The ever-present low-balling bids from other subcontractors. Whether it's subcontractors who undercut their workers, those inexperienced in the business, or even those who pitch low and subsequently hike up the price with change orders, competing against these bids is a …

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How JengAI Rescued a NY Sub from a $120,000 Oversight

How JengAI Rescued a NY Sub from a $120,000 Oversight

A Must-Read for Every Construction Professional In New York, where construction never stops, a story comes to life that many in the industry can relate to: The stress of tight deadlines, the task of understanding detailed plans, and the occasional slip-ups we all make. Any seasoned construction professional knows the …

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