For construction projects of any size, accurate estimates are essential to protect profits, control risks and mitigate against blown deadlines. The estimation process is something of a tightrope. Too high an estimate could cost the … about How Technology is Transforming the Estimation Process
Concrete slabs are something of an unsung hero in construction projects. But, if researchers at ETH Zurich have their way, this construction mainstay will be as beautiful as it is functional.
Predictive analytics sounds complicated, and behind the scenes it is, but real world uses are easy to understand, and they make good business sense. And for construction companies, predictive analytics are offering the next step … about How Predictive Analytics Can Get You On The Path to An Incident-Free Jobsite
The Internet of Things (IoT) has ushered in an era of connected devices that communicate freely with one another without human intervention.
As the construction industry makes moves towards more sustainable and environmentally friendly building practices, it’s exploring new, better replacements of traditional building materials. Yes, even plastics.
A recent study released by Ernst & Young highlights some of the technological advancements causing disruption in the construction industry, and points out several it expects to grow most over the next five years.
Today, there are multiple electronic forms of documentation. However, without proper correspondence management systems, paperwork can still be hard to find, according to Robert Hudman, director of digital construction strategy consultancy Knight Solutions.
The majority of project teams on site today still utilize outdated processes—even though there are plenty of technology solutions available to automate them and vastly improve the workload. The reasons for this lagging adoption vary, … about Investing in Construction Technology: What You Need to Know
We all like a good gossip, and texting, WhatsApp, and even the granddaddy Skype itself make it easier than ever to chat. But there’s a new kid on the block, and it’s hangin’ tough in the … about Opening the Lines of Communication on the Jobsite
Since its release in 1983, Microsoft Office, a bundled productivity software, has taken the world by storm. Of the Microsoft Office suite, Excel stands as one of the most popular. Businesses of all sizes have … about Why Excel is Dangerous for Your Construction Business