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Autodesk labs testing the future of construction, from drones to holog

When renovation work began on a century-old YMCA building in Beverly, Massachusetts, a laser scan of the building revealed a unique challenge: nearly every ceiling in the building was slightly uneven. Reframing the walls of the building would require hundreds of different sized studs. Building them on site would be …

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New drone video shows OKPOP construction progress – FOX23 News

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa’s OKPOP museum is coming along, with new drone video showing the progress since construction started in October 2019. The Oklahoma Museum of Popular Culture, a project of the Oklahoma Historical Society, sits across the street from Cain’s Ballroom in the Tulsa Arts District. The mission of …

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Drones in the Construction Industry | Shutts & Bowen LLP

In just a few short years, drones and the real-time data they collect have contributed to improvements across the construction industry, from overall project efficiency to visual progress reporting for clients and stakeholders. Many builders and owners are using drones to help document construction progress, particularly the turnover process, on …

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6 Benefits of Incorporating Drone Technology into the Construction Workflow

Drones, or UAV (unmanned aerial vehicles), are starting to see rapid adoption in the heavy civil construction industry. Innovative companies use construction drone mapping and reporting software to transform how they perform and deliver surveying, planning, and worksite data. Drones allow vital stakeholders to visualize and analyze the progress of construction …

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Drones in Construction: Drone Trends

They are much cheaper to utilise than manned aircraft and possess the capability to record data far quicker than human surveyors. When combined with appropriately designed data recording software, they possess the ability to record information at a level of accuracy that was previously impossible. Drones can be used to …

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How could drones be used in the construction industry? | Technology & AI

Briq, a corporate performance management platform for the construction financial sector, has announced it has raised US$30mn in Series B funding, one of the largest fundraises in the history of construction technology. The funding was led by the American investment firm, Tiger Global Management. According to Briq, this brings the …

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Drones in Construction: Regulatory Trends

Compelled by industrial demand, several governments are gradually undertaking regulatory reforms relating to the use of drones in commercial airspaces. Regulatory Trends Listed below are the key regulatory trends impacting the drones industry theme, as identified by GlobalData. US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulation Historically, the US has been reluctant …

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Drones in Construction: Macroeconomic Trends

Commercial applications of drones are gradually increasing, and many enterprises are seeking regulatory permits for full-scale deployment of drones in their day-to-day operations. This optimistic outlook for drones is driving intense competition in the market with many companies, both established players and start-ups, vying for a share in a market …

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Drones in Construction: Technology Trends

There are a number of potential uses for drones within construction, such as the ability to survey projects through the use of drones in comparison to more traditional means of surveying. Technology Trends Listed below are the key technology trends impacting the drones industry theme, as identified by GlobalData. Scalability …

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