As the oil and gas sector seeks to decarbonise and become more efficient, software is here to help.
Technology offers a great opportunity to drive better outcomes for public sector construction projects
Anyone embracing a construction project needs to keep track of its progress. For many companies, the use of key performance indicators is an essential part of monitoring progress of on-site activities to ensure a scheme is delivered on schedule and within budget.
Construction lags other industries when it comes to using new technologies. Might more use of offsite manufacturing techniques to create better quality and faster-delivered elements of a building be the answer?
Bluebeam recently sponsored a roundtable discussion on the topic of software and how the construction industry can benefit from using software systems as it works to deliver projects of all shapes and sizes.
OpenBIM is the key to collaboration and allows teams to use multiple software tools easily, such as this example of Revu and Archicad.
The UK’s planning rules, which grants permission for developments, particularly housing, have been described by all sides as not fit for purpose. What is wrong with the system, and what does the government propose to do to speed up delivery of the homes the country desperately needs?
Creating social value when delivering a construction project can lead to new jobs, training and education opportunities. But essential to successfully harnessing a scheme’s social value is establishing its aims and goals from the beginning of a project’s development.
How technology can help construction businesses weather difficult times.
Construction has been somewhat behind on things like technology and remote working. But the COVID-19 pandemic forced the sector to revisit how it did things; now it is embracing fresh ways of working that could lead to gains in productivity and worker well-being.
Digital plan review software is speeding up the review process for urban planning agencies. Learn how one city cut plan review times with Bluebeam Revu.
Construction activity is complex, requiring huge amounts of coordination and cooperation. Pre-construction site inspections are part of this process, ensuring that the groundwork—literally—for success is being done properly.