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5 Proven Ways Technology Can Help Increase Construction Efficiency

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As more and more new technologies emerge in the construction industry, it can be difficult to keep up with them all, not to mention that the adoption process often takes a considerable amount of time and money. Construction professionals need to first learn about these technologies and then test them thoroughly prior to adoption. Though …

Face the New Reality: How Virtual and Augmented Realities are Changing the Construction Industry

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For the first time in history, architects and developers can now render a building at 1:1 scale in a three-dimensional space using either virtual or augmented reality. These technologies enable architects to show clients and contractors their plans in fully immersive environments, allowing them to convey a more accurate depiction of the initial vision and …

BIM Technology: Building For Today And Tomorrow

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Construction application technology has come a long way in the past decade. From construction pre-planning to onsite┬ádocumentation, construction software is a growing opportunity for construction firms. Construction analysts, like the ones at Dodge Data and Analytics, projected that construction spend will increase in 2016 to $712 billion, representing a 6 percent growth. In Silicon Valley …

3D Printing Technology and Construction: Creating New Frontiers in Building Technology

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Recently, 3D printing technology has been able to create many unusual devices such as limb replacements, medical devices, and three-dimensional items such as light fixtures or iPad stands. 3D printing has been embraced by several innovative industries already, is construction next? 3D Printing Technology and Construction: Creating New Frontiers in Building Technology Previously, those in …