Tag Archives: Construction

5 Ways Drones are Transforming Construction

Drones—while still a newer kid on the block—are quickly becoming one of the most versatile tools on the construction site. In the last year alone, the construction industry experienced a 239% growth in drone use—higher than any other commercial sector. Here’s a look at some of the ways drones can propel your own organization forward and create better efficiency and

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The Future of Construction Innovation

Interested in what’s in store for construction innovation? So are we! The advent of exciting new technologies, like 3D printing, infinite computing, robotics, drones, big data, the Internet of Things (IoT) and machine learning, is driving a massive change in how we build things. As disruptive technologies, they will break and remake business models, reshape definitions of value in markets, create new forms

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Workforce Update: A shortage of skilled workers

With the innovations we are seeing in both the construction and manufacturing industries, what does this mean for employees and the companies that need them? If you are in construction, are you seeing a shortage of skilled workers? You aren’t alone. Here are eight key actions that construction executives can take to boost their recruitment and development of talent. Eight ways

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Revit Topographic Cut/Fill Computation

Posted on December 22, 2016 by Synergis Product Support Manager, Darin Green Description: Revit give users the ability to create & review cut/fill computation by way of using the Graded Region tool. It’s come to our attention that some users are running into issues where the building pad is cutting in one phase but not the other. We’ve been able to

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Extend the value of Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection subscription through collaboration with BIM 360 TEAM.

Accelerate decision making and collaboration, plus save more than $1,800* on Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection subscriptions purchased with BIM 360 TEAM. More value, more flexibility, more simplicity The Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Collection is an essential set of BIM tools for building design, civil infrastructure, and construction, all at one great price; and with BIM 360 Team you can

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The NEPAUG User Group meeting is back!

We will be resuming meetings starting next month. Our first meeting of the re-invigorated user group will be on Wednesday, November 2 at Holiday Inn – East Mountain in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Join us at 6pm for dinner and then the meeting. For this meeting, we will have an interactive roundtable of users/attendees. We’ll focus on BIM software and Autodesk Revit

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A Video Game Is Overtaking Post-Occupancy Evaluation in Architecture

Detecting design mistakes post-occupancy comes too late in the process. But Arup came up with a revolutionary solution from two unexpected places –  gaming and crowdsourcing. See how in the article.

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[Webcast] BIM Coordination for Construction

As more and more building projects leverage BIM, more and more companies struggle with aligning themselves with new processes and technologies surrounding model coordination. Designers and construction professionals, start small and aim big. Join us for an hour as we take a quick look at some of the various collaborative coordination technologies and workflows that your company can adopt as

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Construction Trends for 2016

As we move into 2016, we have already seen numerous blog articles from analysts and experts predicting growth in the construction industry.  Construction Dive talked with experts in different sectors of the construction industry to find out their predictions on the top industry trends – from technology trends and prefabrication to labor shortages and homebuyer preference – all with high

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[Event] Accuracy and Safety: Why you need to look at High Definition Scanning

Get accurate data and keep your teams safe from accidents and exposure You need to be sure the data you are using to design or reconfigure your factory, renovate or retrofit a structure,  update infrastructure or determine volumes for refining and processing is as accurate as possible.  How do you do this and still keep your teams safe from accidents

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