Innovative products in UK Construction Week – Part 1 of 3

The UK Construction Week will take place on 9-11 October 2018. It consists of 9 shows: Timber Expo Build Show Civils Expo Plant & Machinery Live Energy 2018 Building Tech Live Surface & Materials Show HVAC 2018 Grand Designs Live There are many exhibitors from UK and around the globe that will inspire our readers. Here…

[DAILY NEWS] 19 Sept 2018

DT Research’s newest tablet provides scientific-grade GNSS Land surveying. Surveyors can use the DT372AP-TR RTK tablet to measure the altitudes, angles and distances on the land surface so that they can be accurately plotted on a map to determine property boundaries, construction layout and mapmaking. e-construction. Construction workers can manage the collection, review, approval and distribution of…

Managing construction with paperless platforms

ICT facilitates information flow and enhances work efficiency Construction is fragmented, complex and complicated. The amount of documentations and paperwork involved in the whole process are tremendous. Worst still, there has been numerous updates from day one till after the project completion. Imagine constructing a 30-storey residential building. How many pieces of paper are you…

2019 European Conference on Computing in Construction (2019 EC³)

The European Council on Computing in Construction (EC3) will host the 2019 European Conference on Computing in Construction (2019 EC³) in 10-12 July 2019 in Chania, Greece.  It is the biennial meeting organised by the European Council for Computing in Construction, with the purpose of bringing together researchers, practitioners and construction industry professionals from around Europe to…

You are caught … with no safety helment!

Artificial intelligence is helping to reduce construction risks Construction is a dangerous process. It is no surprising that people working in construction sites get injured or even lost their lives due to unsafe environment. The traditional ways to reduce the number of accidents are through (i) implementing safety measures, e.g. requiring wearing personal protective equipment…