Tag: Construction Technology

Don’t know your BIM levels or your AIM from your PIM? Our essential glossary lets you harness BIM’s fullest potential.

Essential BIM Terminology

Often just considered 3D design, building information modeling (BIM) also acts as a collaborative work platform. It can improve speed and accuracy, increase efficiency, and set up an overall plan for construction phases.

/ September 6, 2017
Use BIM and Viewpoint software to easily track LEED credits and submit for certification.

5 Ways BIM Can Help You Reach LEED Certification

We understand the importance of designing and building with the environment in mind. Our Portland, Oregon, headquarters is a LEED Gold certified building, and we’re committed to helping our customers reach LEED certification on projects as well.

/ August 23, 2017
Learn how contractors can save money on construction jobs big and small.

7 Ways Contractors Can Save Money

Planning for construction costs can mean the difference between making a decent profit and barely breaking even. When you’re dealing with jobs that are in the six, seven, and even eight figure budgets, project management can become very complex with...

/ July 27, 2017

Why Collaboration Is Key in Construction

The most important item in your toolbox is how your team works together. Success in any business depends on how employees work together as a team. Construction is no exception. Technology has been changing the way the construction industry operates,...

/ June 7, 2017

4 Reasons to Consider a Single Provider

While stand-alone solutions can offer compelling functionality, they also carry increased complexity and cost due to one overriding architectural paradigm – they are designed to work on a stand-alone basis without the ability to easily share resources with financial/job cost...

/ August 9, 2016

Integrated vs. Best of Breed Project Management Systems – What’s Right for Your Organization?

Construction is a big market – 13% of GDP (Gross Domestic Product) as depicted in recent studies. The potential of this market has caught the attention of literally dozens of software firms that are racing to provide a wide range...

/ August 1, 2016