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15 Questions To Ask Before Investing in a New Construction Technology

Posted by Dan Dolinar on Thu, Jan 05, 2017 @ 16:01 PM

As embark upon a new year, many of us our thinking about how to innovate operational practices. For Rudolph and and Sletten, investing in a new construction technology requires careful consideration. There needs to be an internal dialog about how the technology will directly benefit the company. Expected efficiencies, cost savings, data capture and reporting are all areas that need to be discussed. In addition, there needs to be an overlying discussion on how adoption will keep the company relevant, innovative as well as how to accommodate adoption. This post aims to help other companies by sharing the key questions that should be  answered prior to investing in a new technology.

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Topics: Culture, Business, Construction Technology

Construction Field Guide: What’s in Your Builder’s App Toolbox?

Posted by Dan Dolinar on Thu, May 09, 2013 @ 14:05 PM

It is time to play, “What’s in Your Builder’s App Toolbox?”  This post features productivity apps that prove to be useful for architects, engineers and builders.  This handy list is categorized by type and provides a description along with some field notes.  We compiled a list from your industry peers – read through the list and tell us where we fall short by commenting below.  Once we receive a healthy list of updates, we will continue to update and run this feature.

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Topics: Mobile Devices, Culture, Gear + Apps

Welcome to BuildingTech INSIDER! A Construction Technology Blog

Posted by Dan Dolinar on Wed, Mar 06, 2013 @ 08:03 AM

BuildingTech INSIDER is the latest buzz on how ideas and innovation are changing the built world.  Twice monthly online, our contributors will provide stories that peek into the future of A/E/C business practices, innovation, and culture.

The BuildingTech INSIDER Community

We are a community of people like you – people who love building technology and the way it is impacting and influencing our lives.  “BuildingTech INSIDERS” consist of architects, engineers, construction managers, tradespeople, builders, facilities managers, and technology fans. Get to know us by checking out our recent video, "Let's Build!"

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Topics: Rudolph and Sletten Publication, Culture, Business, Gear + Apps