The quickly evolving field of construction tech is increasing demand for a new kind of construction worker, one with a comprehensive understanding of emerging technologies as well as the built environment. Across all the skilled trades, a shortage of tech-focused workers is emerging alongside advancements in digitization. Leading construction companies are quickly introducing new roles…
How General Contractors and Owners Enable Virtual Collaboration
Before recent events, the construction industry was characterized as being slow to adopt new technologies. Increasingly, general contractors and owners are using cloud-based platforms and virtual collaboration tools, with no intention of going back to the old ways of business.
The rise of construction technology, and the ways in which GCs and owners have adapted to new working conditions in the COVID era, was the focus of a recent webinar hosted by AGC of California, the state’s largest construction trade association. Below, we recap some of the top insights from the webinar.