Building Insight

From the Field: Quality at the Source

Every construction team wants to build world-class quality into its project – there should be no question about that. With a relentless focus on quality,…

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  • craft workers
  • quality
  • quality assurance
  • quality at the source
  • quality control
  • quality management

Robins & Morton, Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority break ground on Phase II, Crisis Stabilization Unit

Robins & Morton, Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority (CIHA), McMillian Pazdan Smith and community members gathered to mark the groundbreaking of the new Crisis Stabilization Unit…

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  • Behavioral Health
  • Cherokee
  • Crisis Stabilization
  • group therapy
  • North Carolina
  • rehabilitation
  • substance abuse
  • treatment center
  • wellness

The Sustainable Standard

As sustainable design and construction expands to meet the increasingly specific needs of institutions, healthcare clients face new choices when they build. An activity long…

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  • 2030
  • energy efficiency
  • Green Globes
  • LEED
  • Sustainability
  • v4

From the Field: Simple Solutions

Every day, construction professionals are tasked with anticipating constraints, balancing speed with budgets, overseeing day-to-day work and preparing for activities months ahead of their scheduled…

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  • bucket
  • drywall
  • Lean
  • organization
  • screws
  • simple solutions
  • stands
  • stub-ups
  • temporary lighting
  • utilities

Robins & Morton Accepts Two National Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Awards

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced Robins & Morton as the 2019 National Excellence in Construction Pyramid Award winner for two projects at the 29th…

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  • AdventHealth Carrollwood
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
  • California
  • Commercial
  • Excellence in Construction
  • healthcare
  • Long Beach
  • National Gala
  • UltraStar Multi-tainment Center at Harrah's Cherokee

From the Field: Building Teams

In every industry, especially construction, everything is changing quickly – the technology, the operational impacts because of technology, the expectations, and perhaps most drastically, the…

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  • culture
  • Daily Stand-Up Meeting
  • Last Planner System
  • Lean
  • teambuilding

Robins & Morton, Navicent Health celebrate opening of new children’s hospital

Robins & Morton, Navicent Health and community members gathered to celebrate the grand opening of Beverly Knight Olson Children’s Hospital, Navicent Health, on Feb. 25….

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  • Beverly Knight Olson Children's Hospital
  • Georgia
  • Macon
  • pediatric care

Robins & Morton, Southeast Georgia Health System break ground on expansion, renovation

Robins & Morton, Southeast Georgia Health System and community members gathered to celebrate the official groundbreaking of the Health System’s Brunswick Campus master renovation and…

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  • Brunswick
  • Emergency Care Center
  • Georgia
  • Southeast Georgia Health System
  • Surgery Addition

Coffee and Careers

What do coffee and performance reviews have in common?  For Robins & Morton’s Duke University Medical Center team, combining these two things has revamped their…

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  • collaboration
  • Lean Coffee
  • professional development

From Precast to Pavement

Completed OR suite at Blue Ridge Health. When you think about construction waste, you may think of large dumpsters filled with…

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  • concrete
  • precast
  • recycling
  • Sustainability
About the Blog

It’s an exciting time in the construction industry. With new technologies, approaches and tools surfacing every day, it’s more critical now than ever to share what’s happening out there – on your projects, in your workplace and how those things affect the future of your business.

The mission of Building Insight is simple: to connect you to the stories, successes, hardships, solutions, and faces of the more than 10 million people that wear hardhats to work each day, not to mention the countless support staff members that work tirelessly behind the scenes.

Our hope is that you will use this page as a resource and it will serve as a window into the industry that we are so passionate about. We are builders, and our goal is to make this industry the best it can be – one building at a time.