TECHNOLOGY

LSM extends OH&S offering

LSM extends OH&S offeringLock icon2

LSM Technologies recently announced that it had added Vision Techniques- Vehicle Safety Solutions to its current portfolio of OH&S solutions.

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Palfinger expands its comprehensive assistance systems range

Palfinger expands its comprehensive assistance systems range

Hydraulic lifting, loading and handling solutions equipment manufacturer Palfinger has expanded its range of operator assistance equipment with two new systems - Mext and Weigh.

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Built brings on Fieldwire to achieve greater productivity in field

Built brings on Fieldwire to achieve greater productivity in field

Fieldwire, a leading construction field management solution, announced that private construction group Built has chosen Fieldwire's platform to drive productivity across their projects.

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Why construction-integrated manufacturing is a game-changer

Why construction-integrated manufacturing is a game-changerLock icon2

In this article written exclusively for Inside Construction, Kenny Ingram, global industry director for IFS, discusses what modular construction or construction-integrated manufacturing means for the construction industry. This includes driving the uptake of BIM and information systems that support integrated and standardised processes.

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Caterpillar and Fastbrick Robotics extend MOU for one-armed robot bricklayer

Caterpillar and Fastbrick Robotics extend MOU for one-armed robot bricklayer

Perth-based Fastbrick Robotics and US-based construction machinery giant Caterpillar have extended their collaboration on the development of Australia's one-armed robot bricklayer.

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Adopting artificial intelligence in construction

Adopting artificial intelligence in constructionLock icon2

Combining machine learning with digital technologies that are catching on in the Engineering and Construction (E&C) sector such as drones, GPS and BIM will enhance quality control, project scheduling, data analysis and project cost savings, according to a recent study by McKinsey & Co. on artificial intelligence applications for the industry.

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Amazing technology isn't just on the roads - it's building them too

Amazing technology isn't just on the roads - it's building them tooLock icon2

Every day it seems there's a new news story about driverless cars and vehicle technology, but you don't have to go to Silicon Valley to see driverless technology as a family-owned Australian company is making big advances in the civil construction industry with two huge compaction equipment innovations.

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Bentley Systems acquires 4D construction modelling software company

Bentley Systems acquires 4D construction modelling software company

Bentley Systems, global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure has announced the acquisition of Synchro Software, a market leader and creator of 4D construction modelling software for scheduling and project management.

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A big step towards a 3D future for construction

A big step towards a 3D future for construction

Nearmap's highly detailed visual and topographical content is set to significantly impact the construction industry - particularly in areas like planning and monitoring of individual sites - and takes a big step towards a 3D future with the recent roll out of oblique image capabilities, which adds an accurate 'height' dimension to its images.

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Hadrian X construction robot complete

Hadrian X construction robot completeLock icon2

Robotic technology company Fastbrick Robotics Limited recently announced that mechanical assembly of Hadrian X, an advanced construction robot is complete.

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