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construction payment

New tech can simplify critical construction payment processes

Mike Antis, global vice president Textura, Oracle Construction and Engineering, explores how firms can use new tech to simplify and standardise critical construction payment processes.
integrated resort development

[Video] Queen’s Wharf: The integrated resort development that captures the heart...

A new integrated resort development is being constructed that will put Brisbane on the map as a tourism, leisure and entertainment destination.
construction project costs

How can digital systems help to manage construction project costs?

As construction project costs continue to rise, Carol Massay, head of construction at the Access Group, explores how digital systems can help businesses manage their budgets.
cyber defence

How to build a strong cyber defence for your construction business

Rick Jones, CEO, DigitalXRAID, looks at how and why a cyberattack could cripple a construction business and discusses the threat ransomware poses to construction, why companies should heed the latest NCSC advice and how the industry can build a strong cyber defence.
decarbonising the grid

UK first technology pilot aimed at decarbonising the grid

UK first technology could be the key to decarbonising the grid and increasing sustainability across UK's housing.
3D laser scanners

Choosing when to use 360° photo capture and 3D laser scanners...

When you have both 360° photo capture and 3D laser scanners in your toolbox, you have two incredible resources at your disposal that can increase the efficiency of your project delivery, saving time, money and material waste, but how do you decide which to use on site?
heat pump

Heat Pump Association welcomes £30M investment in British heat pump manufacturing

Heat Pump Association (HPA) receives £30M investment in British heat pump manufacturing from the UK Energy Security Strategy.
digital language

NCC enters agreement with Cobuilder to introduce standardised digital language

NNC's collaboration with Cobuilder will enable the introduction of a standardised digital language in all projects.
Enscape 3.3video

[Video] Enscape 3.3 launches with new real-time visualization capabilities

Enscape, a leading provider of real-time visualization, 3D rendering, and virtual reality technology for the global AEC industry, has released Enscape 3.3.
Asset Intelligence

Galliford Try rebrands its Security and Active Fire business as Asset...

Galliford Try has rebranded its Security and Active Fire business as Asset Intelligence following the acquisition of nmcn’s water and asset security businesses in October.
infrastructure 4.0

Digital technologies will power the shift to Infrastructure 4.0

Infrastructure desperately needs updating and modernising to withstand the effects of climate change, rapid urbanisation and sustainability regulations. Digital technologies provide the tools to do so, says Gary Wong, industry principal – global infrastructure and water, AVEVA.
smart check app

Construction Skills Certification Scheme launch ‘Smart Check’ app

The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) has developed a ‘Smart Check’ app to boost competence and fight fraud.

UK Construction Week Innovation Zone to showcase green construction innovations

UK Construction Week Innovation Zone, held at London’s ExCel from 3-5 May, will showcase the sector’s green change-makers, demonstrating the latest construction innovations.
digital first business

Kier adopts Procore as part of its digital first business ambitions 

Kier has selected Procore's enterprise-ready platform solution to aid its transition towards becoming a digital first business. 
PSTN switch off

Everything the construction industry needs to know about the PSTN switch off 

Doug Mulvihill, marketing manager, UK and Ireland, of Ringover, discusses the future of telephony and how construction companies can prepare for the PSTN switch off.
3d mapping

How are robots facilitating 3D mapping on construction sites?

Dr. Sen Wang, associate professor in Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS) at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh and Lead on RAS theme at the National Robotarium, discusses how robots can facilitate 3D mapping on construction sites and what the industry can expect in the future robotics.
construction IT

Construction gold standard needs gold standard IT strategy

Professor David Mosey's independent review of public sector construction frameworks has called for a new "gold standard" for procurement. Realising this ambition will also require a gold standard construction IT strategy, says Walter Hume of Rimini Street .
new school buildings in Essex

Three new school buildings in Essex built using MMC

Morgan Sindall have built three new school buildings in Essex using a net zero Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) approach. 
decommissioning strategy

The real value of data for your planning and decommissioning strategy

Ceri-Ann Droog, global digital director at Atkins, examines the benefits of data for your planning, construction design, decommissioning strategy and more.
battery storage solutions

GL sign deal with Sunsynk to market “Grid Buddy” Inverters &...

Green Lighting (GL) has announced a supply partnership with Sunsynk to market "Grid Buddy" Inverters & Lithium battery storage solutions.
cyberattacks in construction

How to mitigate cyberattacks in construction

PCB Today speaks with José Pinos, head of security at Atech, about cyberattacks in construction and the approaches to take to prevent them.
construction site diary app

New free construction site diary app supports seamless digital working

A free construction site diary app is making waves in the industry by offering digital working alternatives to outdated paper-based systems.
risk assessment app, AI

Kier Highways begins trial of new risk assessment app

Kier Highways have begun trails on a new innovative risk assessment app 'FYLD', which conducts digital risk assessments which will save time, increase safety, and boost collaborative working practices.
home building technology

[Video] New home building technology to reduce household bills

Etopia Group is rolling out a state-of-the-art new home building technology that will reduce household bills for customers by hundreds of pounds.
AEC firms

Why are cloud workstations critical for AEC firms?

Cloud workstations can benefit AEC firms in a number of ways, from reducing costs and simplifying IT infrastructure. Workspot cloud solution tells us more.
3d building design software

ACCA software releases latest version of 3D building design software, Edificius

International AEC software developer ACCA software has released a new version of Edificius, the 3D building design software, with interesting features.

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