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Where is the Discord in Construction Technology Uptake?
Technology
Friday March 3 2017

Where is the Discord in Construction Technology Uptake?

From BIM to prefabrication to drones to big data, areas in which technology either is delivering or has the potential to deliver benefits in design and...

The Future of Digital Construction
Technology
Friday January 27 2017

The Future of Digital Construction

Technology is disrupting the construction industry, with new survey methodologies and building techniques as well as innovations around BIM data and 3D models making the construction...

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...

Australian Construction Lags in Adoption of Transformative Technologies
Technology
Thursday September 29 2016

Australian Construction Lags in Adoption of Transformative Technologies

A raft of powerful new technologies is sweeping across the AEC sector and having a transformative impact upon the way firms involved in the development of...

Are Drones Improving Productivity or Impeding Privacy?
Zoning
Wednesday June 15 2016

Are Drones Improving Productivity or Impeding Privacy?

Once upon a time, managers who wanted progress reports on construction sites would simply walk around the site and look at where things were at.

Australia Debuts Use of Drones for Insurance Claims
Business
Friday January 22 2016

Australia Debuts Use of Drones for Insurance Claims

The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) could significantly expedite the processing of insurance claims by removing the need for assessors to access and inspect physical...

How Aerial Imagery Is Transforming Urban Planning
Urban Planning
Thursday January 7 2016

How Aerial Imagery Is Transforming Urban Planning

In addition to UAVs and satellites, conventional aircraft can also be used to capture highly detailed aerial imagery in order to enhance urban planning and analysis....

Drones Enable the Automation of Construction Sites
Technology
Thursday February 19 2015

Drones Enable the Automation of Construction Sites

In addition to playing a critical role in military operations for reconnaissance and assault purposes, unmanned drones are also emerging as vital tools for the automation...