Unpacking BIM: How Contractors can Reap the Rewards of a Digital Workflow
Article by Kathleen Slowey (Construction Dive)
Before implementing troves of BIM software types, contractors must ask themselves what role they play in the grander scheme."
Eighty Percent of Contractors Report Difficulty Finding Qualified Craft Workers to Hire as Association Calls for Measures to Rebuild Workforce
AGC of America’s New Plan to Address Growing Construction Workforce Shortages
Technology can help bridge this gap, and more firms are bringing training in-house to implement digital strategies such as BIM..."
Elite Squad Puts the Tech into Giant Construction Projects
Article posted by Roopinder Tara, engineering.com
The industry is about to get a tech makeover...The popular image of the construction industry dominated by men in hardhats has been jolted. Instead, the tech center is staffed by youngish, super tech-savvy staff—two of whom are women."
5 Trends Shaping the Future of Offsite Construction
Article by Author, Mary Tyler March of Construction Dive.
It is much more efficient for an owner, developing properties in multiple regions, to contract with one or two modular factories rather than trying to find workers in several labor markets..."
Using BIM to Resolve Disputes and Claims
By Construction Dive's Kim Slowey
BIM can be invaluable during a dispute process when contractors and their attorneys must take a forensic look back at the project..."
Leveraging BIM in the Prefabrication Space
Construction Dive's reporter, Kathleen Brown examines the world of BIM.
By improving project visibility and coordination between the trades, 3D models can reduce the risk of design errors and save offsite construction firms time and money."
To Avoid Tech Disruption, Adopt Tech
Article by Associate Editor, Kathleen Brown of Construction Dive
In the engineering and construction (E&C) sector...to avoid disruption, industry players will need to embrace technology and alter business processes along the value chain."
The Importance of Monitoring Emerging & Megatrends
Engineering New-Records (ENR) writer, Scott D. Butcher, FSMPS, CPSM, Vice President and CMO of JDB Engineering, shares knowledge from the world of marketing, sales, and beyond.
Prepare your firm for tomorrow by focusing on the trends and disruptors that are happening or heading toward you today."...
5 Commercial Construction Trends to Watch in 2018
Article written by ConstructConnect's reporter, Kendall Jones.
Here are the top 5 commercial construction trends worth keeping an eye on in 2018."
What Is Design-Assist?
Blog by Rocco Gallo, Vice President, Director of Production of Karpinski Engineering
Design-assist is a way to reduce risk and provide better project outcomes for everyone on the team. It lets teams take the value they provide to the next level so that ultimately, the owner gets more value ."