Articles By: PlanGrid

[Scorecard] Is it Time to Bridge Your Heavy Civil Project with Construction Tech?

Fill out your scorecard. Do you need construction tech on your project? Consider these common challenges and needs on heavy civil projects to see if construction software should be a priority for your team.

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[Ebook] 7 Ways to Boost Productivity in Heavy Civil Construction

Boost Productivity and Start Completing Jobs on Time with Construction Productivity Software The infrastructure across America is failing and needs updates and improvements. By 2025 an estimated $4.6 trillion will need to be spent on projects designed to enhance and improve our nation’s roads, bridges and ports. It’s no secret that heavy civil projects are often over budget and completed […]

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[Ebook] The Ultimate Guide to DOT Construction Technology

Why each Department of Transportation must look at future tech. Conditions in every state are different, but the goals of DOTs in each one remain similar. How DOTs retool to meet today’s challenges will greatly impact the pace at which the nation will manage our transportation infrastructure. This ebook offers insight into how DOT teams can balance the demands and […]

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[Ebook] Connected, Anywhere: 8 Field Focused Challenges in Heavy Civil Construction and How to Overcome Them

Heavy Civil Guide to Productivity 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. In […]

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Leveraging Technology for Lean Construction

Going Lean to Reduce Waste and Increase Profits Lean business techniques can be applied to any industry and the construction industry has the opportunity to reap many rewards from embracing it. In this ebook you’ll learn about new tools that make it even easier to put lean practices to work.

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The BIMpact Effect

How Building Information Modeling Impacts and Benefits Everyone in Construction Building Information Modeling (BIM) was once used primarily by designers and architects. Now, it’s transforming the world of construction modeling. An intelligent, model-based process, BIM makes information accessible to all teams across building and infrastructure. Whether on a large or small scale, BIM accelerates the design process and allows teams […]

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Manage Off-Site Prefabrication with Autodesk Construction Solutions

How Project Managers, Preconstruction Managers, and Project Executives Can Benefit from the Implementation of BIM Technology and Prefabrication Best Practices Prefabrication and modularization are not new in the construction industry. However, in recent years, the industry has seen a resurgence in these processes. More and more companies are choosing to move project work to controlled, off-site facilities and then transfer […]

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9 Ways to Increase 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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