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Shaking out BIM-360 Ops

Michael DuLaney, BIM Manager, UC Health   I started working for UCHealth, an Aurora, Colorado based healthcare provider, in February 2015 to manage their BIM. It has been a very steep uphill climb but we are making excellent progress in using BIM operationally. One of the initiatives has been to put the models to use… Read more

by nicolem | April 24, 2018 | posted in Uncategorized | No Comments


Radio Waves or Bluetooth? The Pros & Cons of Two Sensor Systems Used to Track Worker Movement

John Jurewicz, Director Technology Optimization, Walbridge If you have been watching how various sensor technologies are tracking the movement of workers at the jobsite over the last year, then you may find this article of interest.  Two competing technologies: Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) are battling it out, to determine which one… Read more

by dominicc | April 17, 2018 | posted in BLE, Bluetooth, Data, RFID | No Comments


From Under-Digitized to Under-Utilized

Kris Lengieza, VP Operational Excellence, Stiles Construction Construction has been plagued with a productivity problem for the last 50 years. We are often pegged as one of the least digitized industries in the world. While no one will dispute these facts I believe things are changing, and changing quickly. Over the last five years I… Read more

by dominicc | April 11, 2018 | posted in Data | No Comments


What Emerging Tools are Really Driving Productivity, Quality and Safety in 2018?

It is so easy to get caught up in the daily pressures of delivering projects to a high quality using safe and established tools and systems. But in an industry being disrupted daily by technological innovation, it is now integral to harness these changes to get ahead of the competition. But what is out there?… Read more

by dominicc | | posted in Technology | No Comments


Welcome to Advancing Construction Technology 2018!

This is a dedicated blog space to share the latest industry insights into practical ways construction technology is actually being employed to drive productivity, quality, and safety in operations. Here, participants and speakers from the upcoming August conference will share their thoughts on key tools and technologies  currently being leveraged to transform team efficiencies, as well as… Read more

by dominicc | April 6, 2018 | posted in Welcome | No Comments