Tag: construction technologies


How to Better Connect Construction

July 14, 2022

Via: ENR

Construction has traditionally lagged behind other industries in adopting new technologies. Contributing factors include the siloed nature of the design and construction process and the cost of training and implementing new technologies in businesses with historically narrow profit margins. However, […]

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Looking Beyond BIM in Digital Construction

December 28, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

Building Information Modeling, I think it’s safe to say, is one of the biggest developments in the construction space in the last 50 years. It gives building projects a central repository of information that helps keep projects running on time, […]

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Newly patented 3D construction printer can reportedly create 60-foot-long concrete slabs in less than 1 minute

December 18, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

Increased options, such as allowing a builder to make slabs from as thin as one-fourth inch to as thick as 30 inches, set the printer apart from other models, Armatron co-founder and COO Blair Souter told Construction Dive. When the […]

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3 essential technologies for a successful project

April 9, 2019

Via: BDCNetwork

Technology is changing how construction projects are delivered. From utilizing virtual reality to create immersive owner experiences, to capturing and tracking real-time data, technology plays a vital role in delivering consistently successful projects. With what seems like endless options, knowing […]

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Partnering With the Robotics World to Improve Construction

January 19, 2018

Via: ENR

In 2015, Stephen Muck was sitting in a Carnegie Mellon University seminar on robotics, and he could not stop thinking about how the technology might benefit the construction industry, which suffers from a labor shortage, especially for backbreaking work like […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Construction Marketing Association Announces 2018 Outlook Webcast

January 4, 2018

Via: Construction Marketing Blog

The construction world is constantly changing and it’s important to keep up.This is why we would like to invite you to an upcoming webcast designed to teach you best practices, identify trends, and discuss what’s next for the construction-marketing world. […]

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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 […]

Construction Site Safety, Hazards

How Technology is Improving Construction Sites Safety

April 27, 2017

Via: ConstructConnect

Technology is constantly improving the way the construction industry operates. Smartphones and mobile apps have made communication and collaboration on projects easier. Building Information Modeling (BIM) improves project visualization, makes scheduling more efficient and reduces waste and rework. One aspect […]

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4 construction technology innovations enhancing productivity in the field

March 14, 2017

Via: Construction Dive

When industry professionals reference construction technology, the first topics that might come up are likely drones, building information modeling (BIM), 3-D laser scanning technology,virtual reality, 3-D printing and advancements in high-performance versions of long-time material staples like concrete.  However, how often do […]