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Developing a Technology Strategy to Capitalise on the Emerging Digital Revolution
Technology
Wednesday July 4 2018

Developing a Technology Strategy to Capitalise on the Emerging Digital Revolution

New digital technologies like BIM and virtual and augmented reality have the power to transform many aspects of the construction industry, but they have yet to...

Digital Disruption is Changing Mining
Mining
Friday June 8 2018

Digital Disruption is Changing Mining

In 2014, Rio Tinto broke new ground when it introduced driverless trucks into its Hope Downs 4 iron ore mine in the Pilbara.

Smart Street Furniture Will Revolutionise the Public Realm
Public
Wednesday May 30 2018

Smart Street Furniture Will Revolutionise the Public Realm

Do you want to know if your city’s park benches or furniture are being used as a social space or for ‘rough sleeping’?

Head Construction Contractors Should Embrace BIM
Technology
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
Technology
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
Technology
Wednesday May 2 2018

Critical Strategies Needed to Maximise Value from Revit

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

Smart Cities Move Beyond Hype into Reality
Technology
Tuesday April 10 2018

Smart Cities Move Beyond Hype into Reality

Do you want to know whether you are better off leaving for work now or in 15 minutes?

Australia Must Embrace Digital Mapping and Reality Modelling
Technology
Tuesday March 20 2018

Australia Must Embrace Digital Mapping and Reality Modelling

Want to know the fastest way to get from Singapore’s luxurious Marina Bay Sands to Sentosa Cove on the city/state’s playground of Sentosa Island?

Technology Helps Drive Worker Safety on Construction Sites
Technology
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...

Technology
Jul 4 2018
5 Criteria’s to Select BIM Partners

Virtual Modeling services plays a pivotal role in the design and development, Pre-construction and Post construction processes.

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Technology
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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Commercial
Feb 23 2018
Amazon Plans to Open Six More Cashierless Stores

Amazon.com Inc. plans to open as many as six more cashierless stores this year, according to a report.

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Technology
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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Infrastructure
18 Dec, 2017
Melbourne Train Tunnel Tech to Rival Paris

Melbourne's new train tunnel will rival the underground networks of Paris and Hong Kong, with state-of-the-art signalling technology that can run trains every three minutes.

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