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8 common construction industry myths – debunked

Construction is a Billion-dollar industry. Hundreds of new jobs open every day. Today it’s one of the most economically successful industries. But, some of the myths of the old days have remained, and many still hesitate to work in construction because of them. Some of the most common misconceptions people have about the construction industry...

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Better Construction Management Advice

Successful completion of a construction job is not an easy task. It calls for adoption of some tips which act as a guideline as one undertakes the process of construction. Proper Planning Planning a construction project depends on the nature of the project. For a complex project one will require a detailed plan while for...

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5 Green Building Trends

A post shared by ARC (@arc_usa) on May 4, 2018 at 9:30am PDT Solar Panels Solar panels have been an ongoing trend that is becoming popularly used across America. When using solar energy, less harmful fossil fuel is used because there is recycled natural energy that is powering your utilities. Additionally, there is a significant...

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Mass Timber: Good For The Economy, Good For Sustainability

Mass timber is a term to describe a category of framing styles which typically uses large panelized solid wood construction.  The most popular of which are cross-laminated timber (CLT), nail-laminated timber, glue-laminated timber, and dowel-laminated timber.   CLT is comprised of 3, 5 or 7 layers of lumber, glued together; it’s benefits are strength, stability...

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Tips To Save Energy at the office

Saving energy is always good for business. And it is good for the environment. It might not seem like it, but there are a lot of ways to cut electricity cost around the office. Here are a few you can start today. Turn Off Lights According to recent studies, about 90% of office workers forget...

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5 Common Tenant Improvements to Consider

Limiting Wires When looking into tenant improvements one of the first things that should be considered is how your wires will be laid out throughout the building. As we become more adept at the wireless world, we must keep in mind that technology still needs to be plugged in. Take a look at your floorplans...

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360 CGI your experts for Tenant Improvements

You might be asking, what exactly are tenant improvements? Tenant improvements are the customized alterations a building owner makes to rental spaces as part of a lease agreement. These alterations are configured to meet the needs of a particular tenant, and here at 360 CGI, we specialize in making those needs (whether ideas, dreams, or...

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The Colors of 2018

Big changes are coming to homes and office space walls this year as a new wave of colors that express creativity is starting to replace the go-to white. Consumers and design experts are pushing towards trendy darker hues. Sherwin-Williams and Pantone have released their colors for the new year and breaking away from once dependable...

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Sustainable projects from conception to completion

360 CGI is here to help you by playing out different building and scheduling scenarios virtually, resolving conflicts prior to construction and ultimately figuring out the most efficient way to build the project. Our goal is to help clients to achieve the highest value project within any allocated budget and schedule. We bring fresh ideas...

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4 benefits of a sustainable design

At 360cgi one of the first things that comes to mind in all our projects is the capability of designing a sustainable “green” friendly building that can be efficient. We want our buildings to be safe for the people inside it and the environment outside of it as well. From designing the smallest of objects...