Digital Twin – Why Two Is Better Than One

The idea of a digital twin isn’t new, in fact, NASA began using full-scale virtual mock-ups of space capsules in the 1970s to forecast the performance of machines in outer space. As the Internet of Things (IoT) gains traction though, digital twin technology is now...

CII, CURT, and ECC Explore Industry Alliance

CII, CURT, and ECC are exploring the establishment of an industry alliance to capture the benefits of increased content collaboration, better sharing of research and benchmarking learnings, diversifying industry sector participation, and maximizing benefits from...

Deciphering the Blurred Line Between Brand Familiarity and Preference

By Patty Fleider and Maria Lester, Accountability Information Management, Inc. Whether your construction company is small or large, your brand is the culmination of your company’s image. Having an established brand helps people recognize and remember your company....

The Five Best Tech Opportunities for Construction Companies

By Jason Krankota, Nvoicepay Construction has been one of the slowest industries to adopt technology. I think this is partly cultural – folks in the industry like to solve problems with their own ingenuity. Many firms are still family-owned, and there’s still a lot of...

Top Construction Trends for 2020

Depending on what news sources you follow, you’re likely to have read several trend predictions for 2020. Here is a Top-10 style list, linked back to the original articles. One: Modularization The promise of faster on-site assembly and higher quality has boosted the...