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Managing the Model: Five Major Benefits of Using Modeling for Construction Projects

September 30, 2015 - in Column

Building Information Modeling (BIM) software has changed the way many companies work—there are extreme benefits to using BIM for construction projects and design. You likely know that BIM is an “intelligent” model that offers more-efficient collaborative…

Planview to Present on Solving Project Chaos and The Resource Capacity Conundrum at Project Challenge

September 28, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate, Project management

READING, UK, Sept. 28, 2015—Planview will share its perspective on how organisations can start to unravel the resource capacity conundrum and share…

FARO Releases New Software 16.5 Version of PointSense and VirtuSurv

September 15, 2015 - in Design/Engineering, Modeling, Products

Sept. 15, 2015—In line with start of INTERGEO, in Stuttgart (Germany), FARO introduces all new 16.5 version of its laser scanning software PointSense…

Denver Water’s Operations Complex Redevelopment Project

Over the next five years, Denver Water’s Operations Complex at 1600 W. 12th Ave. in Denver will be redeveloped to provide a more efficient, publicly accessible and sustainable headquarters. Our Operations Complex includes 16 buildings on 34.6 acres and includes…

Construction Management Software Moves More Toward Mobile Use

Construction management software helps construction companies in all aspects of their businesses, from job costing, to project management, to billing and invoicing. This infographic shows data from Capterra and Procore’srecent survey of construction businesses…

High Performance Homes Wins 2015 Housing Innovation Award

August 14, 2015 - in Buildings, Corporate, Energy

GETTYSBURG, Pa., Aug. 13, 2015—High Performance Homes (HPH) an industry-leading builder of high performance homes in the Mid-Atlantic, has been selected as a 2015 Housing Innovation Award Winner by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The Housing Innovation…

Iowa’s E-Construction Program is a Regional Transportation Award Winner

August 13, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate, Transportation

The Iowa Department of Transportation is bringing home some hardware from the Mid America Association of State Transportation Officials meeting in Overland Park, Kan. The Iowa DOT’s e-Construction program (Managing Highway Construction Projects in a Paperless…

Self-Propelled Bridges: Offsite Superstructure Construction Reduces Interruption

August 11, 2015 - in Bridges, Feature, Featured

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is in the midst of a major project to rebuild the I-94 North-South freeway, one of the state’s most frequently used roadways. The freeway is being widened to eight lanes from the Wisconsin/Illinois border…

First Scottish Council to Adopt Yotta Horizons Aims to Boost Highways Maintenance Efficiency

July 14, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

Leamington Spa, 14th July 2015 - North Ayrshire Council has become the first user in Scotland of Yotta’s Horizons visualised asset management platform. The cloud based solution will provide access to a wide range of highway asset inventory information. This…

CDOT Improvements to I-70, Paired with Driver Awareness, Reduced Crashes and Delays This Winter

June 30, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

June 29, 2015—Statewide Transportation Plan - CDOT has confirmed that injury, fatal crashes and crashes due to weather were reduced this winter on the I-70 Mountain Corridor. STATEWIDE — Through a three-fold strategy this winter, CDOT has confirmed that…