Lurking Beyond 2019
The economic outlook for construction has been the strongest it has been in years. Or is it? Peggy Smedley answers the question: How long will we ride the current economic wave? She also gives her take on how emerging technologies fit into the equation.
IoT (Internet of Things) is connective technology that links physical things, such as a power tool, a compressor, or a safety harness, with digital information and processes.
Automated photo documentation is one of the simplest steps a GC can take to improve cost, efficiency, and safety through applied technology.
Are you ready to take the plunge and choose project-management software to manage your construction or engineering firm’s growing portfolio?
The Peggy Smedley Show
Peggy and Craig Lee, the director of the AT&T Foundry located in Plano, Texas, talk about the AT&T Foundry and what it provides around the world. He explains that customers often understand problems that need to be solved, and are able to come up with creative solutions such as connected porta-potties. He says it will spend a day with the customer to help articulate the business challenge and develop proof of concept.
Constructech Top Products 2018
Construction professionals recognize the skilled labor shortage is causing a ripple effect that is impacting every single business across the country. The good news; however, is that technology can help in a big way, especially if implemented at the right time within the right company. Forrester Research, www.forrester.com, Cambridge, Mass., suggests 2018 will be the year when a majority of enterprises will start dealing with the hard facts, which include embracing technology solutions such as AI (artificial intelligence), big data, and cloud computing, among others.