Construction management

[VIDEO] Bot software simplifies construction management

Pan-Pacific Mechanical, a mechanical design-build contractor, began developing bot software to automate its construction management workflows. According to Contractor Magazine, the software automates tasks that a human would typically perform, such as making data easily accessible to teams in the office and in the field. The bot can also simplify and automate data entry. According […]

Construction materials

Riding the Wave of Automation with Building Materials Testing

For nearly 150 years, testing building materials has been a manual effort. Whether in an engineering lab, commercial lab, at cement/mix manufacturers’ sites, or in the field, samples are labeled with markers or chalk. Load parameters are controlled by a manual valve. The results are saved and transferred manually. The details are noted, but few, […]