All BIM/digital construction Articles

Cement that generates electricity on contact
Researchers announce development of eco-friendly structural material that harvests energy
Digital twin created for €4.7bn London development
Sensat develops ‘golden thread’ for Canada Water project covering over 20 hectares
Hilti acquires jobsite tech platform
Acquisition of Fieldwire will drive productivity on construction sites to a wider global market 
Trimble and Microsoft to build Construction Cloud – exclusive interview
Partnership between Microsoft and Trimble to ‘accelerate digital transformation’ of construction
Good BIM use meets bad BIM use
Experts praise increased utilisation of tech, but claim incorrect implementation can be costly
Las Vegas bets on digital twin technology
Gambling and entertainment hub to create a digital twin of itself to help reduce future carbon emissions
How the Pandemic and 5G can spur construction innovation
The increasing adoption of 5G will speed up the digitisation of construction and should bring benefits to all of the industry
BIM: a game-changing technology?
What are the benefits of building information modelling and what is its role going forward?
Hexagon offers digital twins of entire cities
Munich, Milan, Amsterdam, Stockholm, Tokyo and New York among cities that are available as digital twins
UltraWis CEO joins ITC conference line-up
Lior Avitan will be a panellist on the round-table on remote control of tower cranes at ITC in Nice, France on 2 December
AI release promises construction quality control leap
TÜV SÜD and Contilio partner on automated construction inspection system
Digital twins enter construction mainstream
The Covid-19 pandemic and advances in computing are pushing the use of ‘digital twins’ into the construction mainstream
Opinion: Connected construction
Ian Barnes of Sitech UK & Ireland, offers advice on building a connected construction site
Surveying technology - a bright future
The next generation of surveying tech is ready to be used by a new generation of construction pros
Epiroc to acquire specialist mining data company
Manufacture continues its mining sector investments with the addition of Kinetic Logging Services
US and UK to work together on BIM
Two countries to work together to help develop the US National BIM Programme
FIEC survey shows low BIM utilisation
BIM-SPEED survey finds 37.3% of firms have no experience with BIM projects and 33.9% do not have a digitalisation strategy
1,000 delegates sign-up for Construction Technology Summit, 11 May
Speakers from Cat, Volvo, Balfour Beatty, Goodfellow Bros and RE2 Robotics will discuss machine control and autonomous operation
Real-world autonomy on show at tech summit
Balfour Beatty expert to discuss autonomous haulers used on UK’s A14 project at online event
The digitisation of construction
The digitalisation of construction has already started and while it may be a long road ahead, there is no stopping this journey
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