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Traditional marketing collateral, such as this model, may be increasingly replaced by VR technology for marketing purposes in the future. (Photo: Wendy Wong)

Developers turn to VR technology to market new properties

With virtual reality (VR) technology, one can walk into a new mall, home or office space that has not been built yet.

How Gaming Technology Adds a 'Wow Factor' to BIM

Imagine donning a headset and taking a virtual stroll through a fully designed space, using a wand to make at-will changes to furnishings, windows and other elements, even peeling back finished walls to survey the ...

Skanska’s Albert Zulps tests a DAQRI at AU 2015.

Building the Future at Autodesk University: 4 Technology Takeaways

Skanska has been attending AU for more than ten years and each year we continue to see proof of how technology’s exponential growth is dramatically changing the way we collaborate, design, make and build. This ...

How This 150-Year-Old Company Uses Virtual Reality

Virtual reality lets McCarthy Building Companies show clients a finished building before a single brick is laid.

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50+ Virtual Reality Technologies In Architecture, Engineering And Construction

Here is a list of 50 VR hardware and software tools that have the ability to change the way work is done in the AEC space. This list was compiled by the virtual reality team ...

How Drones, VR and BIM are Improving Construction Jobsite Safety

In addition to propelling Gray’s construction, engineering and architecture teams to new heights in design-build services, technology is also driving the company’s stringent safety program.