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AEC Sector Must Increase Adoption of Technology
Technology
Thursday December 22 2016

AEC Sector Must Increase Adoption of Technology

Despite an explosion of technology that could drive increased accuracy, efficiency, and profits, Australia’s $300 billion building sector continues to lag in adopting new technology tools....

The Double-Edged Sword of Technology
Technology
Wednesday December 14 2016

The Double-Edged Sword of Technology

In the AEC sector, technology continues to drive more detailed, accurate, and productive project design. Technology, however, is a double-edged sword.

AEC at a Crossroads with Technology
Technology
Monday December 12 2016

AEC at a Crossroads with Technology

Australia’s architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) sector is at a crossroads. Any company that wants to be a leading player should be investing aggressively in new...

The Perks of Mobile Field Technology
Technology
Tuesday November 29 2016

The Perks of Mobile Field Technology

The last few years have seen an avalanche of mobile field-technology options that promise to help construction-industry professionals address job-site needs. Many mobile tech solutions, however,...

BIM Plus Laser Scanners Make Reality Capture Accessible
Technology
Tuesday September 13 2016

BIM Plus Laser Scanners Make Reality Capture Accessible

The commercialisation of 3D laser scanners in tandem with the increasing ubiquity of Building Information Modelling (BIM) software has made advanced reality capture a highly viable option for members of...

Virtual Reality Paves the Way for Live Design by Architects
Technology
Tuesday September 6 2016

Virtual Reality Paves the Way for Live Design by Architects

Several decades after the preliminary hype surrounding its initial development, virtual reality has finally come into its own as commercially viable product for the consumer and...

Project Managers Short-changed by Online Training
Business
Wednesday November 18 2015

Project Managers Short-changed by Online Training

The rush to online learning platforms over the past decade has produced manifest shortcomings in the quality of training for project managers in the AEC sector....