Videos

Future Surveying - From UAV to Point Cloud to BIM

How Plowman Craven's expertise with UAV, Point Cloud and BIM can benefit clients working on both large and small-scale property developments.

Analysis

New Trends in Construction Industry

A lot of impressive things have happened last year in the construction industry. But as we’ve entered 2018, it may be a good idea to take a closer look at trends that are going to ...

BIM News

PtD and Technology Advances Poised to Help Improve Construction Safety

A new study from Dodge Data & Analytics reveals the engagement with and impact of two critical trends for improving construction safety—technologies used on jobsites, and the practice of Prevention through Design (PtD).

BIM News

VTOL Drone Company Wingtra Announces Partnership With Photogrammetry Giant Pix4D

In a welcome move for professional drone users, VTOL drone company Wingtra announced its official partnership with Pix4D.

Scan input Data
Case Studies

Converting Point Cloud Data to CAD Drawings for Surface Mining Plan in France

The client is leading mining site scanning and data consultant, located in France. They build commercial drones and conduct mines and quarry site scanning to deliver it to their customers in the form of actionable ...

Opinion

Has Digital's Impact on Civil Engineering Really Hit Us Yet?

In this guest article from the ICE we consider the following: if digital is going to transform the civil engineering industry then just how is it going to look in 5, 10 or 20 years ...

BIM News

senseFly hosts free webinar on mapping drone accuracy

Achieving high accuracy with mapping drones: May 31, 10:00 EST/16:00 CET

DroneDeploy & DJI Construction Mapping Package
BIM News

DroneDeploy Partners with DJI to Bring a Turnkey Mapping Solution

Drones are transforming construction workflows by enabling teams to efficiently track projects, report site progress, and improve safety for workers around the world.

Opinion

Transforming how we build

With global demand for construction output forecast to increase to $17.5 trillion by 2030, scaling poor productivity either in delivery, or in asset performance, simply isn’t an option if we’re to avoid compromising our built ...

Chris Torres, the technology integration manager for DPR Construction, and Jarvis Worton, a field engineer, operate a drone over the Facebook data center campus in Fort Worth. The drone aids in the development of the campus.
BIM News

Facebook to have big unveil of its $1B data center campus in Fort Worth

Executives at Facebook Inc. may have something to announce this Thursday in Fort Worth, with the grand opening of its new $1 billion data center campus — and a likely nod to the second phase ...