Tag: tech

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How are the AEC Giants faring in the tech arms race?

June 26, 2019

Via: BDCNetwork

When it comes to adopting advanced AEC tech tools and processes, the nation’s largest architecture, engineering, and construction firms are feeling good, but not great, about their progress when compared with their direct competitors. About half (42%) say their firm […]

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The benefits of employing drones in construction

February 14, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

In the U.S., commercial drone use has accelerated across many industries. In the last two years, one million new pilots have registered with the Federal Aviation Administration, and by 2020, experts expect seven million drones to be in use. The […]

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Office construction spurred by tech industry

January 11, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

There is perhaps nowhere that exemplifies the tech-driven office market than Silicon Valley, where some of the biggest names in the industry have launched new projects to expand their office footprints. LinkedIn plans on building a 1.1 million-square-foot headquarters in […]

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Self-folding electronics could enable advanced robotics

December 29, 2017

Via: Construction News ScienceDaily

As demand grows for more versatile, advanced robotics and other technologies, the need for components that can enable these applications also increases. Producing such components en masse has been a major challenge. But now, in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, […]

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12 Construction Management Apps to Save Money and Time in 2017

August 29, 2017

Via: Construction Management – Capterra Blog

“Modernize or die.” That was the message a recent white paper published by The Farmer Review of the UK Construction Labour Model had for the construction industry. If you’ve been putting off using technology to help with construction management, you […]

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City Increases Efficiency With New Facility Lifecycle Management Tool

March 17, 2017

Via: ENR

A new application turns hard-to-manage physical documentation into a searchable cloud and mobile-enabled database to save time spent searching for operational and achieved facility management documents. The app, by ARC Document Solutions’ SKYSITE, is called InfoLink, and was recently adopted by […]

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How Technology changes the construction industry

March 9, 2017

Via: Building Radar

The digital revolution did not leave out the construction industry. As in many other areas of our daily lives, technology can be an asset for construction projects, tenders, and real estate. In this article, we would like to give you […]