Tutorial on how to Sketchup your mat footing formwork, creating a simple 3d model! Try it, it's free and simple to use!!!
Scheduling manpower, access routes and inspection are just a couple of to-dos before a concrete pour.
Below is a concrete pour planner to help you out work through the placement process of yardage,truck spacing, start/finish times to plan out .
Download the file below; to fill out all you have to do is fill in the green cells. Give it a try and see how your next pour compares to the plan you made.
I made this video to show simple steps using Excel and feel field hands need to have a basic understanding. However, trying to fill out Excel spreadsheets in the field is time consuming and frustrating. Excel is not user friendly, escpecially for construction foreman. If simplifying your daily input of timecards appeals to you, acquire a useful app. Where all the input and reporting can be done from your phone; making time card process quick, simple and convenient. There are constructive apps out there designed specifically for this. For instance, FieldLens, it's quick, simple and clean. The job number, Codes and employee names can all be pre-loaded; cutting your input time in half and offering the convenience of sending the report from the field. Now it's up to you! Find way's to relieve the extra burden off your shoulders, so you can focus on what's truly important.
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