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The pandemic has forced many asset owners to demand better models and maintenance of their infrastructure assets, giving engineering firms an opportunity to be data curators and analysts for everything from water systems to energy grids, executive says.
The Louisiana Dept. of Transportation and Development (DOTD) was already conducting a pilot project with HeadLight—a photo- and cloud-based construction inspection system—when 2020 came along with the COVID-19 pandemic and five hurricanes.
As reports fly in Washington about White House plans for a $3-trillion economic recovery package, including a big infrastructure component, congressional committees are taking a more targeted approach.
The $500-million Academy Museum of Motion Pictures will raise the curtain this September on an eye-popping museum and theater complex that honors the past, is designed to resist future seismic forces and appears to defy the laws of gravity.
Imagine if you and your team could create a model to predict profit fade or had access to real-time project reporting or could provide PMs direct access to data at the end of their fingertips? You'll learn changes your organization can make to take your project review status meetings to the next level, and hear best practices from a panel of contractors that have made changes to their processes.
As remote work becomes the new normal, today’s top design project leaders are adopting new digital strategies to keep their teams connected to information and each other. Join this webinar to hear ENR talk with a panel of practicing experts from small and mid-size teams on how they are overcoming remote work challenges to deliver projects faster, and with less risk and rework.
During this webinar, newsmakers will talk about what they have learned about the dynamics of human error, organizational failure, preventive teamwork and balancing of competing interests in recovering from calamities. They'll describe how to build a foundation of data and interpersonal cooperation that can head off possible failures and bounce back quickly when they occur.
Most in construction know the obstacles to innovation. Fears of failure and liability, resistant clients, reluctant building officials and discomfort about change are just some of the difficulties of being first. In this newsmaker panel, change-makers will offer ways to find a path through the innovation maze. Joining the group to share insights is a recent ENR Award of Excellence winner.
Rumor is that owners typically have a 10,000-foot view of their capital projects, seeing things only at a high level with minimal detail. But with advancements in today’s cloud-based capital project software, the view from above is giving owners more control than ever before. We’ll discuss how cloud technology has sharpened the owner’s view of the entire project life cycle, yielding better project outcomes for all.
Like every profession, the construction industry was upended by the COVID-19 pandemic, and practices of temperature monitoring, PPE usage and social distancing were adopted as some work continued. We'll discuss how construction estimates can be built to account for changes in labor and equipment due to COVID-19 and what impacts the use of social distancing could have on construction project timeline.
Ensuring that the right data is accessible to all parties involved in a project can aid in the quality, cost and overall project execution. Hexagon PPM introduces Project Collaboration: a web-based, role/rules-driven, data-centric collaboration solution that can be accessed from any place by multiple parties while controlling the privacy of information and managing all project information.
Bluebeam Revu is a productivity solution built for today’s AEC industry, designed to improve quality and increase efficiency across the project lifecycle. But did you know you can use Revu to mark up documents with your teammates in real time, even when they aren’t in the office with you? Attend this webinar to learn more.
With employees increasingly working remotely and disputes becoming more prominent with projects facing delays and scope changes, reducing risk is vital for the future of many firms. Many of these risks today lie within the chaos of project emails. This webinar is for you if you use something like Procore in your business at the moment, but staff aren’t consistently filing emails.
Construction management software is a wide-ranging term representing many different types of software and products. Without transparency from providers, contractors can waste both time and money on the wrong solution. During this webinar, we'll discuss the 5 insights that contractors must consider when looking for the best-fit in a solutions provider.