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  • Meet the World's 10 Best BIM Projects

    Meet the World's 10 Best BIM Projects

    Learn from the winners of Tekla Global BIM Awards 2020.

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  • Deep Learning in Construction: What's Possible Now and in the Future

    Deep Learning in Construction: What's Possible Now and in the Future

    Could a deep learning machine actually design an entire building or drive a half-a-million dollar excavator?

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  • Construction in Space vs. Green Building: Is It a Contest?

    Construction in Space vs. Green Building: Is It a Contest?

    In a notoriously risky, labor-strapped industry, can we afford to pursue both? And more importantly, should we?

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  • Would More Women in Construction Mean Safer Jobsites?

    Would More Women in Construction Mean Safer Jobsites?

    Can diversity in construction benefit worker safety? A thought experiment based on the data.

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  • 8 Things to Check Before Moving Ahead on That Commercial Remodel

    8 Things to Check Before Moving Ahead on That Commercial Remodel

    Heading into a remodel or adaptive reuse project? Use this checklist to nail down a profitable project.

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  • WEBINAR: Making More Money for the Trades

    WEBINAR: Making More Money for the Trades

    Contractors can work their way out of thin, risky profit margins in 4 key areas with better processes and technology.

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  • When It's Time to Get More ROI From 3D Models, Bring Them to the Field

    When It's Time to Get More ROI From 3D Models, Bring Them to the Field

    4 ways to improve quality and productivity in the field using 3D BIM models created in the office.

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  • The U.S. States with the Highest Paying Construction Jobs

    The U.S. States with the Highest Paying Construction Jobs

    Where in the United States are the highest paying construction jobs? The numbers might surprise you.

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  • 5 Ways to Reduce Embodied Carbon on Your Next Building Project

    5 Ways to Reduce Embodied Carbon on Your Next Building Project

    How does the construction industry contribute to climate change and what can we do about it?

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  • 8 Ways Augmented and Mixed Reality Improves Remote Collaboration and Worker Safety

    8 Ways Augmented and Mixed Reality Improves Remote Collaboration and Worker Safety

    A list of use cases for augmented and mixed reality that can help construction workers improve remote collaboration and worker safety during COVID-19 social distancing restrictions.

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  • Social Distancing at Work: Can You Mind the Six Foot Bubble?

    Social Distancing at Work: Can You Mind the Six Foot Bubble?

    Why keeping people six feet apart at work isn’t always practical and 6 ways to create an environment conducive to social distancing.

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  • 5 Tough Questions for Construction Experts [VIDEO]

    5 Tough Questions for Construction Experts [VIDEO]

    Construction experts answer questions about the future of BIM, robots in construction, labor shortages and talent retention, mixed reality in construction, and the Constructible Process.

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  • Remote Construction Site Monitoring Blog Series: Introduction

    Remote Construction Site Monitoring Blog Series: Introduction

    Trimble's 6-part blog series helps contractors and health and safety managers get the information they need from their construction sites, without actually being there.

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  • Is It Time to Invest in Your Own 3D Scanning Solution?

    Is It Time to Invest in Your Own 3D Scanning Solution?

    3D laser scanning is no longer just a “nice to have” tool. As construction companies see the benefits of scanning, they’re finding more ways to ways to incorporate scanning their construction workflow

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  • How Long Will It Be Before Robots Build Everything?

    How Long Will It Be Before Robots Build Everything?

    There’s a lot of talk in the construction industry about the use of robotic technologies. Read on to see how robots are gaining traction and how far we are away from robots building everything.

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  • The Surprising Impact of The Constructible Process on Owners and Facility Managers

    The Surprising Impact of The Constructible Process on Owners and Facility Managers

    Constructible content is exceptionally valuable during the main phases of planning and erecting a structure, but what about before and after the project?

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  • How IoT Can Help Make Cities More Sustainable

    How IoT Can Help Make Cities More Sustainable

    With more and more construction firms riding the wave of digitalization and innovation, the Internet of Things (IoT) technology is being used in making building construction eco-friendly.

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  • 5 Reasons to Use Revit to Design Your MEP Projects

    5 Reasons to Use Revit to Design Your MEP Projects

    The purpose-built nature of Revit makes it a great tool for MEP design. But its advantages don’t end there. Revit can make your job even easier. Read this blog to learn how.

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  • How Does the Constructible Process Benefit Each Project Stakeholder?

    How Does the Constructible Process Benefit Each Project Stakeholder?

    Experts Answer Constructible's Toughest Questions: Part 5

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  • What Is the Future of Mixed Reality in Construction?

    What Is the Future of Mixed Reality in Construction?

    Experts Answer Construction's Toughest Questions: Part 4

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