What Exactly Is a Connected Jobsite?

Today, information is collected – and available – everywhere, and has become essential to the success of people, processes, organizations and industries. In the construction industry, where the stakes are particularly high, ensuring that the right people have access to real-time information is essential. As the industry increasingly moves to adopt emerging technologies, creating a…

How Technology Is Improving Construction Safety

No matter how hard organizations work to keep employees safe, construction sites are inherently hazardous environments. Countless workers, power tools, heavy machinery and equipment, and changing materials and structures pose threats and create challenges. Fortunately, technological construction safety advances have made it possible to see what is happening on jobsites across an organization, regardless of…

Inside Look: Autodesk BUILD Space

In July, we visited the Autodesk BUILD Space for the BuiltWorlds Boston Roadtrip. As part of the evening, we toured the 34,000-square foot space and reached out to Autodesk’s Salem Chism for more behind-the-scenes insights. Join us at  Autodesk University in Las Vegas in November, learn more here. On the BUILD Space: SC: The future…

Be The Technology Champion at Your Firm

With 1-3% profit margins, demanding schedules, and tight competition, construction companies have little extra time to devote to IT and technology investments that don’t work. Construction companies are lean, mean, operating machines that adapt on the fly, and new products—whether tools, gear or software—must clearly demonstrate value and relieve administrative burdens. Perhaps it is not…