Where research intersects with construction equipment and materials, applications of machine learning and knowledge-based systems, robotics, 3D Printing, internet of things, wearable computing, applications of drones to construction, safety systems
Recent advances in machine learning and smart algorithms offer new insights for architects, engineers and contractors. But getting artificial-intelligence systems to align with the industry’s needs is the next step for the technology’s proponents.
Government bodies and technology companies in 10 locations across the nation are partnering to develop an array of drone innovations while the Federal Aviation Administration streamlines its airspace access request process.
In only the latest consolidation move in the competitive construction-technology sector, Trimble announced April 23 that it is acquiring Viewpoint Construction Software for $1.2 billion from Bain Capital.
More state transportation agencies are using aerial drones, and overall commercial use of the devices is expected to continue to climb, though not as dramatically as predicted in 2017, recent reports say.
AEC firms share best practices in use of technology and intergenerational interaction to preserve and expand institutional knowledge. During this webinar, our panel of experts will discuss how generational connections are enhancing and expanding knowledge banks, as well as boosting employee productivity.
New devices and software - such as high-resolution cameras, image recognition processing and cloud-based collaboration and analysis tools - are finding increasing uses in design and construction. ENR will sit down with forward-leaning professionals to find out how they are selecting such tools and putting them to work, and what improvements to the process they bring.
During this webinar, our panel of experts will describe how new tools, such as business intelligence data analysis, can be used with project management systems to deliver real-time insights and help managers be informed, effective and resilient in emergencies.
This presentation will cover the path toward the mainstream integration of reality capture data in Clayco Inc.'s project delivery cycle. During this webinar, we will cover several projects ranging from documentation for historic Tax credit to those whose value exceeds $500 million.
As projects grow more challenging with compressed schedules and cost pressure, many firms are turning to project collaboration and worksharing systems that improve the coordination of professional teams around the globe. ENR will sit down with engineering managers to learn how they are tapping into the benefits of a distributed workforce, and to hear their advice about implementing such systems.
As with any new technology, drones also introduce new risks when not managed well. During this webinar, Tim Conroy of DPR Construction will share his experience of creating a drone program and establishing safety standards and risk-mitigation procedures—all while operating at maximum efficiency.
During this webinar, we will discuss how today’s project and enterprise management systems can support that understanding by analyzing the digital DNA of past success. The insights mean resources can evolve, and firms can deliver even more winning solutions to clients.
The increasing reliance of long term initiatives on new technologies is raising the question of, “How do you ensure that systems and data delivered at the start of the project can survive technology changes over the life of the project and asset?” Experts will discuss the experience facing these challenges to hear what they are doing now to future-proof their digital project data for the long haul.
During this webinar, experts will weigh in on making the choice of a technically-focused career path, or the management track for engineers and construction professionals. We will discuss how employees can assess skills and motivation to pick the right path, and more!
Digital signatures have significantly changed in recent years precisely to fit the workflow of architects, engineers and construction companies for everything from project submittals to drawings and RFIs. This webinar will sit down with experts in the industry about how they are using digital signatures on a marquee project as well as other customer success stories.
As construction industry officials pore over the many rulings authored by federal appellate Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, President Trump’s nominee to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy on the U.S. Supreme Court, they see a philosophy that relies on, and not beyond, the text of federal statutes and regulations.