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Industry 4.0 Will Reshape Property and Construction
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Thursday September 6 2018

Industry 4.0 Will Reshape Property and Construction

For centuries, goods such as food, clothing, houses and weapons were made by hand.

Driving BIM Adoption Throughout Construction
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Friday August 31 2018

Driving BIM Adoption Throughout Construction

In the 1987 classic comedy Beverly Hills Cop 2, detective Axel Foley (Eddie Murphy) assumes temporary occupation and enjoyment of a multi-million dollar Beverly Hills mansion...

Financial Systems Must be Linked with Project Systems
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Tuesday August 21 2018

Financial Systems Must be Linked with Project Systems

Late last year, directors of one Perth-based civil construction contracting firm were given what appeared to be great news.

How AI Can Drive BIG Value for Construction
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Friday August 3 2018

How AI Can Drive BIG Value for Construction

A study released earlier this year predicted that the engineering and construction sector will be slow to embrace artificial intelligence (AI), but despite this slow adoption,...

Demystifying the Landscape of Construction Technology
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Tuesday July 31 2018

Demystifying the Landscape of Construction Technology

Understanding the types of construction technologies available will help builders, designers and suppliers deliver successful project outcomes. 6D BIM. Point cloud. RFID. IFC files. Augmented...

Head Construction Contractors Should Embrace BIM
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Wednesday May 23 2018

Head Construction Contractors Should Embrace BIM

In a presentation to be delivered at the upcoming BILT event in Brisbane on May 24-26, John Holland Planning & Program Manager – Building QLD/NT Chris...

Quantity Surveyors Must Not be Locked Out of BIM
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Wednesday May 23 2018

Quantity Surveyors Must Not be Locked Out of BIM

Around Australia, take-up of BIM from architects and designers has been strong in recent years. Alas, this is not the case for quantity surveyors.

Critical Strategies Needed to Maximise Value from Revit
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Wednesday May 2 2018

Critical Strategies Needed to Maximise Value from Revit

Across most sectors of the economy, industry specific software can deliver advantages.

Technology Helps Drive Worker Safety on Construction Sites
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Tuesday March 20 2018

Technology Helps Drive Worker Safety on Construction Sites

Back on February 28 last year, a 30-year-old rigger with a young family was helping a crane driver to move a heavy steel beam at around...

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Aug 21 2018
BIM the Value Creator, not a Cost Factor

The construction industry, in dire need to keep pace with innovation and be more productive, must embrace digitalization.

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Jul 4 2018
ECM - Going Digital in the Construction Industry

Working as part of an advanced content services solution, an ECM platform can streamline and automate document handling, and make up-to-date data centrally available across teams...

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19 Dec, 2017
Aconex Surges on $1.6b Oracle Takeover

US technology giant Oracle is buying ASX-listed construction software provider Aconex in an all-cash $1.6 billion deal as it expands further into the cloud computing market.

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