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Standards allow users in the construction industry to work together. And with the rise of BIM and globaliza...
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5 Reasons BIM is No Longer Enough for the MEP Contractor
BIM has been an undeniable revolution in construction, and it’s yielded great things for MEP contractors. But, technology continues to evolve, and today’s MEP pros need to move beyond BIM. Here’s why:
4 Steps to Achieving True Construction Collaboration
This lack of effective collaboration can be the downfall of a construction business, where tight deadlines and razor-thin profit margins rule the day. Construction collaboration is key.
Why BIM Needs Digital Twins
Let’s unpack what digital twins are, how they are being used in the construction industry, and how this technology can enhance an existing BIM infrastructure.
How Does NYC’s Construction Safety Training Law (LL196) Impact You?
The Construction Safety Act of 2017 includes laws and regulations that went into effect on October 16, 2017, affecting many construction projects across New York City’s five boroughs.
Sustainability in MEP Design: What You Need to Know
Learn how MEP designers can leverage MEP technologies to boost both the environment and your project’s budget.
10 trends in the MEP industry until 2020 [infographic]
From blockchain to robotics: Discover 10 key trends that will transform the way MEP contractors work.
10 Tips for a Safer Building Construction Site
Follow these tips to make sure your building construction site is as safe as possible.
How to Turn Your Conceptual Estimates into Your Competitive Advantage
You only get one chance to make a first impression. When it comes to large or complex construction projects, your first impression is often your response to a request for a conceptual estimate.
The Pitfalls of Using Industry Averages for Construction Cost Benchmarking
As a construction estimator, you’re under pressure to work quickly. Needing to move quickly, but beware of generic cost estimates. Generic cost averages can’t ensure accurate construction estimates
Future Challenges in Urban Planning [video]
Population growth is on an unsustainable path. Learn why urban planning must adjust to the challenges of 21st century lifestyles.
These Two Technologies Shape the Future of MEP
Construction processes are evolving. Learn how automation and machine learning enhance the capabilities of CAD and field layout.
How Digital Transformation has Changed in the Past Year in Construction
The construction industry, known for being slow to adopt new trends, has seen a rapid increase in digitalization over the past year. Many companies are enjoying the benefits of digital transformation.
Solving the Labor Shortage: Investing In Students Today for a Better Workforce Tomorrow
The construction industry is faced with an unsustainable labor shortage. How should the industry proceed, and what can be done to recruit young talent?
BIM to the Rescue — The Restoration and Rebuilding of Notre Dame
A heritage monument that took almost 200 years to build was partially destroyed in just minutes. And, with today’s construction technology, bringing the architectural icon back to its former glory...
This Is How The Italians Adopt BIM
Levels of BIM adoption vary across the world. However, no country remains unaffected by the new way of working. Italy is no different.
4 Key Benefits of Mobile Construction Technologies and 12 Ways they Improve Field Functionality
Construction has always been a mobile industry. Projects aren’t built in the office, they’re done in the field. With the rise of mobile construction technology, field productivity will improve.
3 Proven Ways to Eliminate the Labor Shortage
There are proven ways to reduce—and even eliminate— the labor shortage in the construction industry. Take a look at this free guide to learn how.
5 Challenges MEP Estimators in the US Face Today
MEP estimators must work their magic consistently, sometimes with very little hard data to go on. Here are 5 challenges they face today and practical tips for addressing them.
What are Digital Twins?
Digital twin technology automatically updates 3D models with data. Learn how digital twins can help improve the analytical capability of BIM.
Who Benefits From the Constructible Process