Technology

Construction and engineering technology is changing the way companies design and execute their plans, faster than ever. With advancements in construction technology coming faster than ever, no industry can afford to miss out on the latest trends. With new technologies like autonomous equipment, 3D printed building materials, bridges, and more, to virtual reality headsets to show customers what their building will look like in real life, it is more important than ever to keep up with changing technology in the construction world.



BroadLoop eTickets Help Roadbuilders, DOT During Pandemic

Some states have been experimenting with and including HMA e-Ticketing special notes for the last few years, but the pandemic expedited schedules for material producers and contractors. The good news — contractors stand to benefit greatly....


David's Dozer Presents Grading System Demo in Georgia

Representatives of Miami-based David's Dozer recently traveled to metro Atlanta to conduct a demonstration of their patented V-Loc Grading System guided by GPS mastless technology. Attendees had an opportunity to see and get a hands-on feel for this combination of products and technology....


University of Florida Building New Center for Data Science

The University of Florida recently began construction on the Malachowsky Hall for Data Science & Information Technology, a 263,000-sq.-ft. academic building located in the heart of UF's main campus in Gainesville....


TruckIT Announces Integration With Autodesk BIM 360

TruckIT, a construction technology firm specializing in dispatching and electronic ticketing solutions, has announced its integration with Autodesk BIM 360, a construction management software which is part of Autodesk Construction Cloud....


CM Labs Simulations Expands U.S. Presence With Orlando Partnership

CM Labs Simulations, a global leader in simulation-based training solutions, expands accessibility to its sales, service and demonstration capabilities in the United States through a partnership in Orlando, Fla....


Serious Labs, GPRC Announce Partnership for Virtual Reality Technical Training

Serious Labs and Grande Prairie Regional College (GPRC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to bring innovative training solutions to the students of GPRC. Together they will implement Serious Labs' current VR training solutions as well as collaborate on and pilot new learning solutions to achieve an expanded vision and scope for technical training in northwestern Alberta....


VIDEO: Mecalac Speed Control System Optimizes Speed Control for Numerous Applications

Mecalac, a global designer, manufacturer and distributor of compact construction equipment for urban environments, offers its speed control travel speed management system standard on all MCR crawler skid excavator models....


Pioneering Electro-Hydraulic Solution Significantly Improving Fuel Efficiency in Construction Equipment

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is committed to a sustainable future — achieved through internal developments and external partnerships. As part of this strategy Volvo CE, in cooperation with Finland's Norrhydro, is developing a new technology that is set to revolutionize machine hydraulic performance....


Soil Connect Raises $3.25M in Seed Funding to Support Soil, Aggregates Marketplace

Soil Connect, an institutionally-backed digital marketplace focused on the multi-billion dollar soil and aggregates industry, announced the closing of its $3.25 million seed funding round led by TIA Ventures, a New York City-based seed-stage fund that invests in extraordinary companies led by high-execution teams....


Sandvik Coromant Announces Metal-Cutting Collaboration With Autodesk Fusion 360

Sandvik Coromant has announced a new partnership with Autodesk. The collaboration was officially announced on Nov. 17, 2020, at Autodesk University 2020 — the leading online conference for design and manufacturing....