Construction Technology News

Construction technology is reshaping the construction sector and delivering greater opportunities for contractors and manufacturers to adopt offsite and modular construction techniques using digital construction techniques. We bring you the latest construction technology news and techniques that are helping to boost productivity and collaboration for these organisations whilst helping them to operate greener, smarter and safer.

Smart Cities Alliance, CPC

CPC joins world-leading smart cities alliance

The Connected Places Catapult (CPC) has announced its membership of the G20 Global Smart Cities Alliance, alongside the World Economic Forum and 15 city networks and technology governance organisations.
Digital twins, construction, BIM

What are digital twins?

Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things and now the preeminent trend of 2019 – digital twins. How can we make sense of all these buzzwords?
UK infrastructure, Artificial Intelligence,

Artificial Intelligence delivers £14bn a year to UK infrastructure, data shows

Artificial intelligence delivers £14bn a year in new revenue to UK infrastructure, according to new data from SenSat, as 90% believe AI will transform the industry.
floodframe, accelar

Danish innovation to improve local flood resilience

A Danish company has partnered with Accelar to investigate the market for its automated flood protection system, Floodframe, in the UK.
Digital tools,

The price: A key barrier to digital transformation in construction

The heavy upfront price that companies have to pay for a new digital solution is a big factor in the slow adaptation of digital tools in the construction industry.
Digital Construction Works, Bentley systems

Digital Construction Works to simplify digital transformation

Bentley Systems and Topcon Positioning Group have launched a new digital automation, integration, and digital twinning service, Digital Construction Works (DCW).
Innovative technology, The Compliance Workbook,

Innovating in an outdated “exnovation” industry

Ryan Dempsey charts The Compliance Workbook’s journey from a bright idea to a unique, innovative technology pinpointing construction and asset risk in a way many never thought possible.
construction leaders, digital construction

Construction leaders tackle digital transformation

Construction leaders and their suppliers are the target of a new programme that will bring their businesses up to speed on digital technology – improving productivity and profitability.
Late night quoting, Aviator Lite, Build Aviator

How Build Aviator can help you cut out late night quoting

Find yourself thinking that there aren’t enough hours in the day? Estimating more when the sun sets rather than when it rises? You’re not the only one.
DT Hub, CDBB

CDBB appoints BSI to create hub for digital twin users

The Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) has appointed the British Standards Institution (BSI) as hub facilitators for the Digital Twin Hub (DT Hub).
BIM Cave, Centre for Innovative Construction,

Winvic Construction unveils centre for innovative construction

Winvic, contractor for industrial, build-to-rent, student accommodation and commercial projects has launched its Centre for Innovative Construction (CIC).
Digital outputs, Drone technology, ProDroneWorx

Harnessing drone technology to inform planning and maintenance

Ian Tansey of ProDroneWorx looks at how the digital outputs from drone technology are being used for planning, maintenance, inspection, management and surveying of assets.
graphene applications,

Partnership to accelerate Graphene applications in construction

Arcadis has been signed as the newest affiliate partner to The University of Manchester’s Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC).
Offsite/Modular Innovation,

Building Innovation Awards: Most Innovative Supply Chain or Partnership

In our latest preview of the Building Innovation Awards, PBC Today takes a look at the Most Innovative Supply Chain or Partnership category.

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Construction Technology News

Construction technology is reshaping the construction sector and delivering greater opportunities for contractors and manufacturers to adopt offsite and modular construction techniques using digital construction techniques.

We bring you the latest construction technology news and techniques that are helping to boost productivity and collaboration for these organisations whilst helping them to operate greener, smarter and safer.