Articles By: PlanGrid

Navigating Complexity in Heathcare

How to Mitigate the Complexities of Healthcare Projects As healthcare evolves, owners and contractors will need to navigate both the existing and emerging hurdles of facility design and construction. In this ebook, we’ll focus on how trends in healthcare are impacting construction and how builders and owners can overcome major challenges to: Improve productivity of construction and renovations Complete projects […]

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9 Ways to Supercharge Your Field Productivity

Overcome the Productivity Slump and Take Charge of the Field Team. The global construction industry has experienced a serious productivity slump. With only a 1% increase in productivity over recent years, it’s clear that many factors are acting together to restrain efficiency. From the executives overseeing the contracts to the project manager and engineers on site, everyone has to stay […]

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Connected, Anywhere. 8 Field Focused Challenges in Heavy Civil Construction And How to Overcome Them

Weak technology in the field has historically limited improving how Heavy Civil and Infrastructure projects are approached. When field teams are unable to communicate and receive real-time feedback from engineers and designers, entire projects suffer. The ability to curtail costs and complete work within budget is key to managing the world’s growing infrastructure needs.

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2018 Industry Report: Construction Disconnected

In April 2018 PlanGrid and FMI interviewed over 600 construction leaders worldwide to find out where construction teams spend and lose time, what they need when it comes to technology, and why firms often struggle with adoption in the field. In these survey results, we’ll explore: How construction professionals spend and lose time The cost and causes of poor data […]

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Quality in Construction

The development of advanced construction technology has created new opportunities for improving build quality, but construction firms must develop work practices that make the most of these tools. Fully addressing quality control can result in safer, more efficient, more profitable construction workflows. In this ebook we will show you how to fully harness construction technology to achieve these goals.

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Tomorrow’s Construction Technology

A deep dive into the tech available to better manage complex construction projects No matter your position within a construction company, you have likely recently encountered exciting new technology. Decision-makers need to understand today’s cutting-edge technology to prepare for what is rolling out tomorrow. In this ebook we review the risks associated with technology, overview the tools currently available to […]

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The Ultimate Buyers Guide to Construction Software

What should you look for in construction software? Many rapidly growing construction companies face this question. This Buyers Guide will walk you through what questions to ask when evaluating different software, successful adoption plans for your teams, and give some ideas on what to look for when approaching software vendors.  Read this Buyers Guide to learn: • What you need and […]

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How to Transition to a Paperless Construction Company

Rework due to poor document control costs the U.S. construction industry $4.2 billion a year. And an inconsistent record set is a primary cause of rework, which negatively impacts construction productivity and the bottom line. Imagine being able to update an entire team’s sheets in real-time without having to wait for a new set to be printed, delivered, and distributed. […]

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