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The fourth industrial revolution is upon us. If construction technology advances draw your interest, read on about construction exoskeletons, augmented reality, 3D printing, drones, smart grids, and more.
Construction Technology to Watch in 2022

Construction technology advancements are changing the face of the industry as well as our physical world. Here are 17 of the most exciting advancements to watch.

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8 Innovative Smart Waste Management Technologies

The first step toward creating efficient, sustainable waste management systems is learning why our current ones aren’t working. The following technologies combine IoT data analytics with modern solutions to help identify challenges and improve as they go.

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Constructing the City of the Future

As the global population grows and more people flock to urban areas, new methods to build efficient, sustainable cities could drastically change the urban landscape in just a few decades.

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Big Data is Taking the Construction Industry to New Heights — Here’s How

Big data is being used in every stage of the construction process to increase efficiency and productivity.

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30 Construction Startups Emerging as Industry Leaders

The construction industry is notoriously slow when it comes to innovation, so construction startups are taking advantage of the rising need for digitization to get the industry up to speed.

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What is Building Automation? 4 Environmental Benefits

Building automation regulates systems like HVAC, electrical and security, and controls them from one central hub to improve a building’s efficiency.

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What is BIM? Building Information Modeling Explained

Building information modeling (BIM) is a software tool used in construction that allows architects, engineers and contractors to collaborate on a structure’s design in real-time.

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Teaching Construction With Minecraft

Teaching with Minecraft is an effective way to get kids to enjoy learning about the construction industry, from planning to building to demolition.

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AI in Construction: Artificial Intelligence, Real Results

AI in construction is a beneficial use for a powerful learning tool, bringing new innovations to the structures we build and the projects we design.

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Blockchain In Construction: How It Will Change the Industry

Blockchain is a distributed ledger that records transactions permanently and securely. Blockchain in construction will lead to more efficient projects.

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Healthy Buildings: How Construction Fights Disease and Saves Lives

A healthy building aims to make its occupants happier and more productive through responsible building methods, efficient construction equipment and natural design elements.

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5 Amazing Underwater Structures: How Underwater Construction Works

Building underwater is a monumental undertaking, but some incredible buildings and infrastructure exist due to underwater construction techniques.

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