Dynamics 365 – Disruption for the Construction Industry

Construction Disruption Dynamics 365

Over the past couple of years, Microsoft’s Dynamics 365 offering has established its place among the leading providers of ERP in the cloud. As we already knew, it’s based on the old Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP system that construction companies all over the world already use. So, what’s the big deal? The big deal is how the…

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4 Technology Trends Construction Firms Should Embrace

4 tech trends construction firms should embrace

In our last Construction Technology blog, we discussed the ramifications of the new construction economy that will present itself as the new administration takes office. The relaxing of many regulations that directly affect the Construction Industry combined with the passage of an Infrastructure Spending Bill, we are poised to see massive growth in this sector.…

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Are You Ready for Trump’s Construction Economy?

Trump's Construction Economy

As our new Administration continues to transition into power, there is much good news for the Construction Industry. The Infrastructure Spending bill that has been stalled in Congress for the last 6 years has a decent chance of being implemented in 2017. The appointment of Elaine Chao, a highly experienced Washington insider, bodes well for an…

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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. https://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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