#ConTechTuesday @PlanGrid for 360 photos in Construction

February 16th, 2018|Apps, Review|

The ConTech Tuesday series is dedicated to reviewing new apps and software for the construction industry that can improve work flows and transform companies! This weeks ConTech Tuesday Vlog from The ConTechCrew focused on the use case for 360 photos on on construction project sites. The ConAppGuru, reviewed on the new 360 photos feature for

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

Announcing the JBKnowledge ConTech Roadshow in Atlanta!

November 7th, 2016|Events, Technology|

I am excited to announce the first ever JBKnowledge ConTech Roadshow will make its debut on December 6th, 2016 in Atlanta Georgia! Join the ConTechTrio (James Benham, Josh Bone and myself) at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center to hear great presentations about construction technology that can improve your business workflows.  Our ConTech Roadshow will be

Apps for Construction: The FooJee Show Edition

October 24th, 2016|Apps|

Last week I was honored to join Lucas Acosta on the FooJee Show to discuss evolution of Apps for Construction. The FooJee show is dedicate to educating Apple device users about new product updates, uses cases for mobile devices and apps, and how to better use Apple products in the work environment. Mr. Acosta asked

Apps for Plan Management in Construction (2016)

September 19th, 2016|Apps|

The App Revolution has take hold in the construction industry. Over the past few years the once crazy notion of sharing plans through cloud based apps have now become an accepted practice. Back in 2012 it was a radical idea to view and mark up plans on a tablet such as an iPad. Today new

The ConTechTrio Podcast 1.17 (PlanGrid) RECAP

May 25th, 2016|Apps, Podcast, Technology|

Last week the #ConTechTrio Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) conducted an exclusive interview with Construction Technology Leader and CEO of PlanGrid Tracy Young for Episode 1.17! Host James Benham (@JamesMBenham),  was joined by Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru) and Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) to share the latest construction technology news and discuss the change in plan management on Construction Projects. The

AGC of America 2016 Annual Convention Technology Recap

March 14th, 2016|Apps, Events, Technology|

Last week I attended the the AGC of America 2016 Annual Convention in San Antonio Texas. There were dozens of great technology companies in attendance at the convention. There were vendors conducting demos of great hardware, software and apps. The following are my Top Construction Technology Highlights that I discovered while visiting the booths. BusyBusy

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 ConTechTrio Podcast Episode #1.2 RECAP

February 11th, 2016|Podcast|

The #ConTechTrio Podcast Episode 1.2 aired this past Friday, February 5th (and every Friday!). James Benham (@JamesMBenham), Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru), and Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) shared the latest construction technology news and reviewed plan management solutions for contractors. Show Topic: Plan Management Apps Special Guests: Special guest Matt Hinson, the CEO of  Rollout AEC (@Rollout_Inc), to

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