IoT

Advice, video, expert comment and strategies on use of monitoring technologies and the Internet of Things (IoT) in construction planning and design

Using IoT to improve occupancy comfort, safety and wellbeing

Using IoT to improve occupancy comfort, safety and wellbeing

Will Cavendish, Global Leader, Digital Services, Arup outlines ways to improve occupancy comfort and wellbeing by using Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. Internal air quality within buildings can be a huge issue and is a “significant” part of occupational health. Here, Cavendish provides case studies on some of the IoT ...

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IoT assisted construction processes: Automated tunnelling

In this presentation, Javier Bonilla Diaz, Head of the Technology Observatory for Construction, Acciona, looks at how the company has used the Internet of Things in a tunnelling project. Acciona is introducing centralised project dashboards and greater use of technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), the ...

IoT in predictive maintenance – actions to improve output by 300%

IoT in predictive maintenance – actions to improve output by 300%

Speaking at the Construction Technology Festival, Keith Churchill, Chief Innovation Officer, Bechtel Global Corporation, outlined how the company is working with the US government to improve operational efficiency at a facility that destroys chemical weapons Growth in use of Internet of Things (IoT) devices has led to a greater understanding ...

WINNER! Construction Technology Awards Leader: Jason English

WINNER! Construction Technology Awards Leader: Jason English

Update: Jason English , CEO, Al Laith was chosen by a panel of independent judges as the Construction Technology Leader of the Year in the Construction Technology Awards. http://www.youtube.com/embed/EBPjtM1cV0A In our interview, he explains why technology is changing the way companies present project ideas to clients This includes ideas such ...

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Common practices that lead to a successful digital transformation

As digitalisation increases in construction, DC Hub looks at some of the common practices and a successful case study Construction leaders are rapidly embracing digitalisation in the industry, with many saying that the Covid-19 pandemic has pushed forwards plans and investments to transform their processes. Even before the onset of ...

10 digital construction technologies disrupting the industry

10 digital construction technologies disrupting the industry

The second Digital Construction Hub (dchub.me) webinar discussed some of the technologies that are reshaping the built environment. Our speakers were: Craig Garrett, Head of the Digital Advancement Academy, BentleyJavier Bonilla, Head of the Technology Observatory for Construction, Acciona ConstructionPaul Mullett, Group Engineering & Technology Director, Robert Bird GroupPrakash Senghani, ...

Construction technologies: IoT and Drones

In this snippet from our webinar on 10 technologies disrupting the construction sector, we focus on IoT use onsite, the importance of collecting and using data, and the growing use of drones – and the unexpected benefits contractors are finding.