Reactions from Big News at Groundbreak 2017

April 3rd, 2017|Apps, Conference|

Last week the ConTechTrio team attended Procore's ConstructionTechnology Conference: Groundbreak 2017 in Austin Texas. After the Keynote session on day one I was able to sit down with Brandon Terry, VP of Product at Procore, to learn more about the BIG announcements that had been made that day! Mr. Terry shared the following insights with me:

Big Announcements from Groundbreak 2017

March 29th, 2017|Apps, Conference|

The ConTechTrio team is here is Austin Texas to cover Groundbreak 2017 hosted by Procore. It is fascinating to reflect on how much growth this event and company has experienced since the inaugural Groundbreak event in 2015. Prior to the Keynote address by Tooey Courtemanche and Steve Zahm I was able to site down with

Construction Technology Highlights for 2016

January 9th, 2017|Technology|

The pace of evolution in construction focused technology seems to be speeding up each year. Every year the industry must explore, adapt and implement new advances in construction technology. What were the big construction technology highlights for 2016? The following are a few highlights that I believe made a big impact on the industry.  The Surface

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 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 Guru’s Gathering: A Collection of Blogs for Construction May 27, 2016

May 27th, 2016|Apps, Technology, Weekly Roundup|

Happy Memorial Day Weekend from the ConAppGuru! Did you hear the news? The ConTechTrio podcast has passed the 10,000 plays mark! Thank you for all the support and feedback about the show. We have some very big things planned for this summer! Listen now to the latest episodes featuring PlanGrid, ProCore and Raken (CLICK HERE).

The ConTechTrio Podcast 1.16 (Procore) RECAP

May 18th, 2016|Podcast, Uncategorized|

Last week the #ConTechTrio Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) conducted an exclusive interview with Technology Leader and CEO of Procore Tooey Courtemanche for Episode 1.16! 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 construction technology. The show details are:

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

Apps for Microsoft Surface Pro April 2016

April 12th, 2016|Apps, Hardware|

The landscape of construction technology has evolved over the past few years. The adoption of apps and mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets have altered the way workflows are conducted. The management of construction projects has changed drastically since the adoption of tablets started a couple of years ago. The tablet in particular has

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