The leaders and influencers that are making real change happen in the industry.
Bluebeam is increasingly being used by public sector organisations in the US. Built UK 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.
The formally trained structural drafter, AutoCAD, Revit and BIM whizz – and overall experienced industry veteran – sits at the intersection of innovative construction technology and customer adoption and success
Stanley "Dirt Monkey" Genadek is an unlikely internet star, having amassed nearly 1 million YouTube subscribers who tune in to watch him perform and comment on relatively humdrum residential construction projects
The safety of workers on building sites is paramount. Protective clothing has moved on from basic boots, hard hats and gloves to garments featuring high spec technology.
The construction veteran, who has worked in myriad roles across the globe for half a century, reflects on her journey as a trailblazer for women in the industry
Construction firms looking for new ways to recruit women might consider return-to-work programmes, which have proven effective in other industries at helping women re-enter the workforce
The latest data reveal incredible growth for women’s participation in the sector. Here’s how construction firms can continue to make progress
Women are making inroads in construction, filling roles across the industry from project managers to architects. Built spoke to Afsheen Ul Haq, a forensic and risk planning manager at BAM, to hear about her route into the sector and the challenges for women in the industry.
The UK is facing a near-perfect storm of economic headwinds, fuelled by inflation, rising interest rates and slumping demand. Construction firms, which face higher energy costs and rising prices for essential materials, can weather this, but it’s going to be tough.
Johns Thomas Vellikara began his construction career in his native India; now, nearing completion of his master’s degree in the US, he’s determined to take the industry to new heights
While the private sector has been using Bluebeam for several years, the public sector is now getting in on the act. Here’s how the city of Henderson, Nevada, is using the technology.
Engineers are typically typecast as being reserved pragmatists who like to keep their heads down and focused on the task at hand. This couldn’t be further from the truth for structural engineer turned YouTuber Brendan Hasty
Marc Robillard credits constantly evolving construction technology tools for allowing him and his engineering colleagues to effectively help clients carry out their visionary ideas
The UK construction industry needs more than a quarter million new workers by 2026. What does the sector need to do to tackle the skills shortage
The avid social media creator has brought a fresh and newly relevant perspective to connecting construction industry workers with Bluebeam’s evolving suite of technology