Related Links: Imagining Construction's Future As Huan arrived at work he was confident that it was going to be a good day. He had been working with this client for some time and he was glad that the project was finally breaking ground. The owner programming reviews had been a little more lengthy than anticipated. The complexity of the automated robot manufacturing plant had forced a number of revisions to the intelligent-build model. But now that the plant owner had received the approvals of the review board, the project could move forward. Huan was hopeful that this project would challenge
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.