News 2017-03-16T13:54:38+00:00

A Virtual Future for Construction

VR (virtual reality) is a technology that is being used in many fields. Construction is one where the possibilities of VR are still often untapped. Some sister industries are using VR in ways that are making construction take notice.


Drone Advances Drive Construction

UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles), commonly known as drones, have a great deal of potential to be explored for commercial applications. Major industries, government agencies, and other organizations are all actively assessing the opportunity for drones to disrupt the market and create innovative business models.


Technology Partnership Drives GPS

High-precision positioning information is increasingly used in fields such as agriculture, construction, and disaster prevention. Demand for such information is expanding worldwide for both land-based and maritime applications.


Home Energy Report Card

A new survey from Lennox,, Richardson, Texas, finds the top areas where homeowners are willing to invest to increase energy efficiency—which could signal where homebuilders should focus their efforts in the months ahead.