Tag: Construction Technology

Technology in Construction

I recently presented as part of a “Technology in Construction” panel discussion for a joint event with NAWIC and CFMA – Greater Oregon Chapter.   Here are a few key takeaways from the meeting. 1. Technology in construction is all over...

/ July 22, 2013

Lessons Learned Implementing Viewpoint’s Project Management Module – Lesson #3

Having been contacted by several companies starting to use the Viewpoint Project Management Module, ANF Group’s Delilah Alvarez wrote a series of blog posts on the lessons learned during implementation.  Here’s a taste of lesson #3: As I learned how...

/ July 9, 2013

4Projects Customer and Partner Summits, Durham, England

4Projects hosted events for both customers and partners this week at the Radisson Blu Hotel. Attendees experienced interactive and educational sessions on 4Projects including current and future plans for product development, construction market trends and collaborative solution requirements. Top contractors...

/ May 24, 2013

Digital Takeoffs Deliver Surprising Soft Cost Savings

Guest post by Jeff Gerardi, President of ProEst Estimating Software While shifting to digital takeoffs from traditional paper estimating typically produce an almost immediate return on investment (ROI), construction companies are discovering and taking advantage of the savings benefits that...

/ March 12, 2013

5 Ways to Improve Your Bottom Line with a Mobile Workforce Management Solution

By Mike Koebel, Mentor Engineering In the construction industry, having any advantage over your competitors can make all the difference. A Mobile Workforce Management (MWM) solution features rugged in-vehicle computers that allow real-time communication between office staff and field workers....

/ February 1, 2013

Capturing and Managing Data in the Field is Now.

OK, I’m going to start this post with a disclaimer.  We always attempt to keep the “sales” out of our blogging and this one is no different, but since I’m writing today about mobile applications for construction, I have to...

/ October 2, 2012