The Top ConTechTrio Podcast Episodes of 2016

December 19th, 2016|Podcast|

The @ConTechTrio Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) has conducted several amazing interviews this year with Technology Industry Leaders!  The podcast show is hosted by James Benham (@JamesMBenham),  and is cohosted by Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) and by Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru) to share the latest construction technology news. Recently, a listen asked me which of the episodes were the most

Apps for Construction: Safety (2016)

September 6th, 2016|Apps, Safety|

Last year I started a series of posts about new safety apps for construction projects. Many Safety professionals have mentioned to me that is is difficult to keep up with the constant release of new apps available. It seems like every week there a new platform is released to help improve safety workflows for construction projects.

The ConTechTrio Podcast 21 (FieldLens) RECAP

June 23rd, 2016|Apps, Podcast|

Last week the #ConTechTrio Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) conducted an exclusive interview with Technology Industry Leader and CEO of FieldLens Doug Chambers for Episode 21 to discuss the changing role of technology for tracking. Host James Benham (@JamesMBenham),  was joined by Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru) and Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) to share the latest construction technology news. The show

FieldLens Interview from Builtworlds CEO Tech Forum 2016

May 2nd, 2016|Apps, Interview|

Last week the #ConTechTrio interviewed Doug Chambers (FieldLens) at the Builtworlds CEO Tech Forum in Chicago. The focus of the interview was the background of Mr. Chambers, the history of FieldLens and the future of the platform. Mr. Chambers previously worked in the construction industry as a Project Manager for 11+ years. The idea for FieldLens

The ConTechTrio Podcast 1.13 (Builtworlds) RECAP

April 27th, 2016|Podcast, Uncategorized|

Last week the #ConTechTrio Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge) attended the Builtworlds CEO Tech Forum in Chicago and conducted exclusive interviews with multiple Disruptive Technology Leaders for Episode 1.13! Host James Benham (@JamesMBenham),  was joined by Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru) and Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) to share the latest construction technology news and discuss Disruptive Technology. The show details

Builtworlds CEO Tech Forum 2016 RECAP

April 26th, 2016|Apps, Events, Technology|

Last week the Builtworlds team hosted their first ever CEO Tech Forum at the Chicago Athletic Association. The event featured the best and brightest in Construction Technologist, Software Developers, and AEC Professionals. The event was kicked off by Stacy Scopano from Autodesk. Mr. Scopano delivered a keynote presentation focusing on the theme of disruption in

Top Construction Technology Blog Sites for 2016

March 7th, 2016|Apps, Technology|

In the fast pace world we live in how can any member of the AEC Community keep up on the latest news and information concerning construction technology? It is a challenge to stay on top of the most current apps, software and devices. Even the most educated Guru still needs a little assistance to stay

Top Five Uses for Tablets on Construction Projects

February 22nd, 2016|Apps, Workflow|

In today's fast paced world construction professionals have to deal with a tremendous about of information on projects. Everyday Project Manages and Superintendents must make many decisions that may have multiple ramifications in the future. In the current construction market, project Owners are asking for schedules to be accelerated and projects to be delivered early.

The Guru’s Gathering: A Collection of Blogs for Construction Nov. 6, 2105

November 6th, 2015|Apps, Hardware, Leadership|

This week the Construction App Guru has found the following collection of blogs for construction industry that are relevant for technology, leadership and training. These blog posts are from other Thought Leaders that can offer advise on how to improve your career and business. This week check out these posts from Todd Dawalt: #036 Joint

Punch List: The Ten Workflows of Construction #8

September 14th, 2015|Apps, Technology, Workflow|

A few months back I began the second half of my Ten Workflows list for construction. The eight workflow for apps on mobile devices is the generation of a Punch List. The new world of apps allows users to create, distribute and updating a RFI from the project site on a mobile device. The Punch List