Image Courtesy Openroute Inc. OpenRoute's wireless signal repeaters, housed in "yellow Pelican cases" for durability, can be strapped onto anything, from cranes to pillars. Image Courtesy Openroute Inc. As a building rises, repeaters are added, one by one, around the site to ensure continued wireless connectivity and scalability to reach every level of the evolving building. Related Links: OpenSource's Website Two Ways to Quickly Connect to a Remote Jobsite A new hardware system allows a jobsite's wireless signal to grow with construction. Called OpenRoute, it functions as a series of synchronized wireless signal repeaters, strategically placed and moved around the
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.