Category Archives: Construction Industry

The Innovation Imperative

More than any other characteristic, twenty-first century markets are iconized by technological and industrial revolution. According to industry experts, however, the construction industry – specifically, the commercial sector – has yet to commence its third industrial revolution, leaving it far behind other major market sectors[1] (think: transportation, consumer staples, hotels, restaurants, and leisure, etc.). So much…
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The Impact of Technological Developments in Construction

Technological advances have permeated the construction industry at a much slower rate compared to other industries. However, growing developments in 2016 and 2017 have improved aspects such as safety, accountability, and financial efficiency on the job site. While adoption of emerging technology has been a gradual process, there are some distinct introductions that have already demonstrated…
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Four Growing Trends To Watch in 2017

With 2017 well on its way, construction professionals are identifying new and growing industry trends that will shape the remaining year and set the stage for 2018. Despite an overall underwhelming growth in 2016, the Dodge Data & Analytics team has projected an optimistic 5% growth for the upcoming year. So what will this growth…
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