The Rise of Big Data in Construction

The construction sector relies increasingly on data. With new technologies – particularly information-gathering gizmos such as sensors – becoming more prevalent across the industry, how much of a role will big data play in companies’ fortunes?

How Can GPS Help Construction?

From keeping onsite equipment secure and productive to helping map out land and terrain for projects, Global Positioning System (GPS) technology offers the construction industry a dimension of information that was simply unthinkable a few decades ago.

How Bluebeam Is Transforming Merced County

Bluebeam is increasingly being used by public sector organizations. Built spoke to the supervising building inspector for plan reviews for Merced County in California about why his team made the switch to Bluebeam and what the software has done to transform the way his team can respond to the needs of local people