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5 Important Trends for Construction Technologies in 2017

There’s no doubt that 2016 has been an interesting year, not least for the construction industry. Construction companies that want to be ‘fit for business’ in 2017 will need to ensure they are aware of ...

Profiting From Unity

“When all stakeholders – including owners, contractors and trades – are integrated in a virtual ‘big room’ that facilitates working together as one team, the AEC industry functions better.” - Donna Laquidara-Carr, Insights Research Director, ...

Focusing on Process Over Product: A New Approach to Construction Productivity

This blog is adapted from an AIA presentation by Patrick Mays on Technology and Practice presented in partnership with the UNC Charlotte College of Architecture in October 2016.

Global Construction Estimation Software Market - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts to 2020

Key Vendors are Cordell Information, Sage Software & Viewpoint - Research and Markets The report forecasts the global construction estimation software market to grow at a CAGR of 10.16% during the period 2016-2020.

Surveys in BIM: Where Are We Now?

What we have at present are surveyors responding to BIM requests with a level of inexperience, and more worryingly, a lack of understanding (reflected in their alarmingly low estimates).

Colin Stephen Johnson Of CADENAS UK Solutions Talks About OpenBIM

The BIM Hub speaks to Colin Stephen Johnson, Company Secretary of CADENAS UK Solutions Ltd, about Open BIM

The Underestimated Role of Simulation in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

This is what simulation brings to the table and the value companies reap from it—the ability to virtually understand everything about the behavior and impact of a building, a bridge, or a dam, before having ...

New Survey Reveals How GCs, CMs and Subs Engage with BIM

New Survey Reveals How GCs, CMs and Subs Engage with BIM

Since 2006, the value of regional projects that have been cancelled is twice as high as those that have completed. Reuters

Gulf property markets face ‘perfect storm’ due to overbuilding, report says

Gulf property markets face ‘perfect storm’ due to overbuilding, report says

The complete guide of BIM programs

We offer you a complete guide of BIM software tools, which address all phases of a project, including a list of manufacturers and software developers.