Archive for September 2016

KPMG: Slow Technology Adoption Plagues Construction Profitability

KPMG Slow Tech Adoption Plagues Construction

This week saw the release of KPMG’s annual construction industry survey. http://www.constructiondive.com/news/kpmg-report-construction-industry-slow-to-adopt-new-technology/426268/ The conclusions may be startling, but they serve as a wake-up call for any company involved in large projects. After surveying 218 senior executives the main take-aways are: The industry is slow to embrace technology – as project complexity increases, as well as associated…

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Design-Build – How Will Construction Companies React?

Design-build construction

As the profitability situation for Construction and Architectural firms tightens, how will your company react to these developments? With Missouri’s passage of new design-build legislation, 50% of U.S. states now allow the delivery method to be used on public projects, according to Building Design + Construction. The new Missouri law permits cities and school districts…

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