TECHNOLOGY

Hadrian X robot on track

Hadrian X robot on trackLock icon2

Australian robotic technology company Fast Brick Robotics (FBR) recently announced that its world's first Hadrian X construction robotic is on track to be fully assembled this quarter with the most technically complex component of the build already constructed, tested and fitted.

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All buildings talk. It's time we started listening

All buildings talk. It's time we started listeningLock icon2

Visit any Australian capital city today and you will quickly find yourself crane spotting.

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Introducing an advanced object detection system

Introducing an advanced object detection systemLock icon2

PlantMech and its sister company Premier Rock Machinery (PRM) have developed a strong reputation for installing and designing auxiliary hydraulic systems and selling and supporting innovative quality hydraulic attachments including the Montabert range of rock breakers and drifters and the unique Movax excavator-mounted piling equipment in Australia and New Zealand.

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InEight acquires QA Software

InEight acquires QA Software

InEight, a developer of construction project management software, has announced that it will acquire QA Software. This includes QA Software's flagship product, TeamBinder, the document management and collaboration solution for the engineering and construction industry.

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Expanded partnerships give AEC teams more ways to collaborate

Expanded partnerships give AEC teams more ways to collaborate

Slow adoption of new technologies is costing architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) businesses that are struggling with digital transformation and the shift from a 2D to a 3D world.

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Road death toll continues to rise: technology has the answer

Road death toll continues to rise: technology has the answerLock icon2

During Operation Shield, the most recent compliance action, more than 10,000 heavy vehicle units were inspected and 119 fatigue law breaches detected. The results confirm that rogue vehicle operators from various industry sectors including construction, continue to put lives at risk.

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A solution for the changing environment

A solution for the changing environmentLock icon2

Much as marketers would have you believe otherwise, the development of off-road, heavy equipment is sufficiently mature and there are very few genuinely new concepts on the market.

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Case study: JK Williams builds project management excellence with IFS Applications

Case study: JK Williams builds project management excellence with IFS ApplicationsLock icon2

As a highly respected Australian civil contracting company, JK Williams has experienced a steady growth year-on-year for the past five years.

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Position Partners focus on R&D for 2018

Position Partners focus on R&D for 2018

Geospatial solutions provider Position Partners is focussed on research and development in 2018, and will be concentrating on the Satellite Based Augmentation System (SBAS) for Construction project and the Satellite Management Assisting Rail Transport (SMART) Rail project.

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Case study: JBG Contractors chooses tech partner

Case study: JBG Contractors chooses tech partnerLock icon2

JBG Contractors is a privately-owned medium-sized civil company that has been performing civil works, demolitions and asbestos removal in Sydney and on the South Coast of NSW for the last 40 years.

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