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#ConTechTuesday AR Tool for IOS from @MeasureKit for Construction

December 11th, 2017|Apps, Review|

This weeks ConTech Tuesday Vlog from the ConTechCrew focuses on the use case for AR apps in construction. The Tech Tuesday series is dedicated to reviewing new apps and software for the construction industry that can improve work flows and transform companies! This week I reviewed the MeasureKit App for IOS devices.   To view the

#ConTechTuesday @MilwaukeeTool M12 Battery System

November 25th, 2017|Review|

This weeks The ConTechCrew ConTech Tuesday AppView Vlog focuses on the use case for the M12 battery system on construction project sites. The Tech Tuesday series is dedicated to reviewing new apps and software for the construction industry that can improve work flows and transform companies! Last week I reviewed on the M12 Battery System from

ConTech Tuesday Vlog @seekthermal November 2017

November 21st, 2017|Apps, Review|

Last weeks The ConTechCrew ConTech Tuesday AppView Vlog focuses on the use case for thermal imaging cameras on construction project sites. The Tech Tuesday series is dedicated to reviewing new apps and software for the construction industry that can improve work flows and transform companies! Last week I reviewed on the Compact Pro Thermal Image

#ConTechTuesday @DEWALTtough Tool Connect for Asset Tracking

November 8th, 2017|Review|

This weeks The ConTechCrew ConTech Tuesday AppView Vlog focuses on the use case for the DEWALT Tool Connect platform for managing assets on construction project sites. The Tech Tuesday series is dedicated to reviewing new apps and software for the construction industry that can improve work flows and transform companies! Last week I reviewed on

Safer Project Sites Through Battery Powered Tools

December 5th, 2016|Hardware, Review, Safety, Technology|

One of the more difficult hazards to manage Construction project sites is falls. Same level falls were always tricky to prevent and manage from both the training and implementation sides of the table. One of the key hazards in most accident investigations for same level falls was objects in the walk path. By this I

Five Apps & Software for Construction for November 2016

November 14th, 2016|Apps, Review|

It can be a challenge to search for and learn about new construction focused apps, software and websites. Over the past few months I have worked on one of my goal for 2016, to share more information about new apps and platforms that I am using or think are relevant to the construction industry. This

The Evolution of Battery Powered Gear for Construction (Milwaukee Tool)

October 31st, 2016|Hardware, Review, Technology|

The introduction of battery powered equipment into the Construction Industry was a major disruption to the workplace several years ago. Over the past several years a few manufactures have experimented with battery powered gear that you can wear to stay warm on project sites. Remember the original battery powered socks, boot liners and gloves? Sometimes

Top Ten Apple IOS 10 Features for Construction Companies

September 27th, 2016|Apps, Review|

Earlier this month Apple held its annual September "Special Event" event to release new hardware and software products. There were several great announcements at the event such as the updated AppleWatch with GPS, iPhone 7 Plus with two cameras and updates to the IOS platform. How will the new updates to IOS by Apple impact the Construction Industry? The

Raken App Update April 2016

April 18th, 2016|Apps, Review|

I recently I met with the Raken team to learn about the recent platform updates and future direction for their construction daily report mobile app. The Raken team has been hard at work adding new features to their app and online platform. As a reminder, Raken is daily report app that allows users to detail

BIM: The Ten Workflows of Construction #9 (Part 2)

September 30th, 2015|Apps, Review, Technology|

On Monday this week I posted a workflow discussion on BIM that was prepared by Skyler Thomas who works with Topcon Positioning Systems as the BIM Business Development Manager. This is the second part of the article that focus on BIM Platforms and mobile apps for construction. OVERVIEW Now that the model is created, everyone has