Spot-r/Bosch Bluehound Tool Tracking

Triax Technologies and Bosch Power Tools have partnered to integrate Bosch Bluehound asset tracking solution with Triax’s flagship Spot-r system. This integration: Uses the Spot-r network to collect and transmit floor- and zone-based location information from tools and assets tagged with the Bluehound system Extends the range of the cloud-based asset management and tracking solution…

Construction Safety Innovations Happening in 2018

Construction safety continues to evolve, as wearable technology, drones, machine learning and artificial intelligence change the way contractors collect and analyze site data, survey risks, and stay ahead of safety issues. The proliferation of sensors and drones, in particular, makes it easier and more affordable for contractors to identify hazards, respond to issues, and reduce…

CONEXPO-CON/AGG: Jobsite Safety Advances to Keep Pace with Growing Construction Opportunities

Construction is an economic driver, estimated to grow globally by 67 percent from $7.2 trillion today to $12 trillion by 2020. Despite this rapid growth, the industry continues to struggle with challenges that other industries have long overcome, including a lack of visibility and business intelligence across jobsites and project participants. In this piece for…

Construction IoT & Constructech – Two Phrases That Signify the Future of Construction

Within the last year, the construction industry has kick-started its digital  journey, as record activity, investment and innovation have resulted in a surge of cutting-edge, IoT-enabled solutions designed specifically for the construction industry. Faced with increased demand and a skilled labor shortage, contractors are asking about technology tools and how they can be implemented at…