Innovations in ConTech

All about construction technology – the latest, the greatest and what you need to know.

  • Are Drones Really the Future of Construction? Yes.

    Are Drones Really the Future of Construction? Yes.

    Drones were once a technology commonly associated with the military. But in recent years, these space-age flying objects have become recognizable across multiple industries – including construction.

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  • 3 Key Benefits of 3D Laser Scanning [VIDEO]

    3 Key Benefits of 3D Laser Scanning [VIDEO]

    If you’re a contractor looking to step up your tech game in the highly-competitive construction industry, 3D laser scanning could be the next logical step towards making your jobs more efficient.

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  • LEGO and Minecraft Can Teach You About BIM

    LEGO and Minecraft Can Teach You About BIM

    If you’re new to Building Information Modeling (BIM), diving in and learning the process can be a bit intimidating. Find out how you can gamify learning BIM through LEGO and Minecraft.

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  • A Look Back at Lasers: the Blindingly Bright Years of Scanning [INFOGRAPHIC]

    A Look Back at Lasers: the Blindingly Bright Years of Scanning [INFOGRAPHIC]

    In the past, 3D Laser Scanning was an idea only made possible by our imaginations. Now, we can use 3D laser scanning to collect data, model, and detail – take a look at the history of laser scanning.

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  • 5 Things You Should Know About Robotics in Construction [VIDEO]

    5 Things You Should Know About Robotics in Construction [VIDEO]

    Construction robotics are challenging the status quo and changing the way owner-operators think about scalability. Watch this video to learn five things you should know about robotics in construction.

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  • The Future of Construction Is Coming, and It's Driven by IoT [INFOGRAPHIC]

    The Future of Construction Is Coming, and It's Driven by IoT [INFOGRAPHIC]

    Check out our Construction IoT infographic and discover what you need to know about the future of Construction and IoT.

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  • Adapt or Die — Why Adopt Tech Trends in a Competitive Construction Market?

    Adapt or Die — Why Adopt Tech Trends in a Competitive Construction Market?

    In this guide, we’ll discuss why the modern construction industry is so dynamic and competitive in comparison to the past, and how the right cutting-edge technology will enable you to thrive.

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  • The Evolution of 3D Laser Scanning: Past, Present, and Predictions

    The Evolution of 3D Laser Scanning: Past, Present, and Predictions

    Download The Evolution of 3D Laser Scanning to learn how a powerful set of hardware and software tools have finally reached that optimal balance between potential and practicality in construction.

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  • What You Need to Know About Design and Construction Technology (Hint, We Are Just BIM-ginning)

    What You Need to Know About Design and Construction Technology (Hint, We Are Just BIM-ginning)

    An array of digital technologies will combine to reshape how the built environment is created for the next generation. Anthony Thompson, BIM Specialist, NYC Dept of Environmental Protection, explains.

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  • What Could AI Mean for Construction Professionals?

    What Could AI Mean for Construction Professionals?

    Find out how the advancement of Artificial Intelligence and machine learning technologies are making this easier for construction firms to streamline their projects.

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  • 8 Things You Didn’t Know About 3D Printing and Scanning

    8 Things You Didn’t Know About 3D Printing and Scanning

    3D printing and 3D scanning are becoming more and more common in the construction industry. Read this article to discover 8 things you might not know about 3D printing and scanning.

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  • How to Use BIM Data in VR to Improve Coordination Workflow in Design, Construction, & FM

    How to Use BIM Data in VR to Improve Coordination Workflow in Design, Construction, & FM

    Ken Shigemitsu, Director of IT/BIM Technology at Shalom Baranes & Associates explains how COBie Data in mixed reality can improve the BIM workflow for everyone involved.

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  • How Digital Technology Is Revolutionizing Minds and Capabilities In Our Industry

    How Digital Technology Is Revolutionizing Minds and Capabilities In Our Industry

    In recent years, the MEP sector has welcomed a revolution through the use of digital technology. One of the most ground-breaking innovations to market is Point Cloud Scanning...

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  • The Top 5 Features of a Construction Asset Management Software Solution

    The Top 5 Features of a Construction Asset Management Software Solution

    Tool mismanagement can impact the efficiency and productivity of the business wasting time and money. That’s where construction asset management software comes in.

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  • Mixed Reality for Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

    Mixed Reality for Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

    This article discusses integrating Microsoft HoloLens’ Mixed Reality technology with Trimble products for AEC project success.

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  • 10 Innovations That Have Revolutionized Construction

    10 Innovations That Have Revolutionized Construction

    This post takes a look at our impressive building technology history by exploring the top 10 construction innovations of our time.

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  • How to Create a 3D CAD Model from a Laser Scanned Point Cloud (Overview)

    How to Create a 3D CAD Model from a Laser Scanned Point Cloud (Overview)

    Aric Scott, Trimble MEP Trainer provides a step-by-step overview of how to create a 3D CAD model from a laser scanned point cloud.

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  • Sustainability: Finally at Home in Construction

    Sustainability: Finally at Home in Construction

    Builders used to complain a lot about sustainability! Construction budgets could not afford luxuries like saving the environment. I heard people say, sustainability sounded great but it only...

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  • Handheld Versus Tripod: Which 3D Scanner Do You Need?

    Handheld Versus Tripod: Which 3D Scanner Do You Need?

    With both handheld and tripod mounted scanners available, which type of scanner will provide you with the functionality you need in order to create 3D models of your MEP installations?

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  • The Basics of MEP 3D Scanning: Point Clouds and BIM Models

    The Basics of MEP 3D Scanning: Point Clouds and BIM Models

    Increasingly MEP Contractors involved in renovation projects are looking for solutions that will enable them to quickly and effectively digitally represent the as-built environment as 3D BIM model.

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