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Construction Technology

News and guides for the latest developments in construction tech

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UAV Mapping Basics - Fixing Precision in Drone Surveys

Drone surveying has exploded in popularity over the last few years, but many people still don't understand the importance of precision. We'll explain why you need precision for reliable data and how you can easily get it without buying expensive hardware.

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How Will Prefabricated Construction & 3D Printing Build Construction's Future?

Prefabricated construction and 3D printing are poised to reshape the industry's physical landscape. We interview the VP of Tech at blokable to get insider insight into the two burgeoning technologies.


The Future of Construction Software

Our guide to the future of construction software. Find out how construction maps will create digital twins of construction sites, ultimately leading to fully automated construction.

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Why is cloud computing critical in the construction industry?

Use this guide to get your construction firm in the cloud. If you’re already there, we'll help you figure out if you’re getting the most out of it.

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Understanding IoT in Construction

Our guide to four areas of innovation in construction IoT, leading IoT companies, and the future of connected jobsites.

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Creating a Mobile Strategy for Construction

If you don’t have a mobile strategy, your competitors are likely ahead of you. If you do, now's the perfect time to review it and further solidify your lead.

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How Technology Is Rebuilding Communication in Construction

A guide to understanding construction's current communication standards, assessing how to leverage technology for success, and avoiding communication failures.

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What Happens When Tech Enters Construction?

In the first part of our series looking at construction’s image problem, we explore why construction is ripe for disruption and what it will look like.

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Construction Drone Buying Guide

Whether buying your first drone or growing your fleet, we outline 5 steps to choosing a drone and our top 5 drone recommendations for the construction industry.

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The Best Construction Software Solutions

The construction software market is jam-packed with options. How do you choose the best point solutions for your needs?