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…
OpenSpace Makes List of “54 Tech Startups to Bet Your Career On In 2021”
City: San Francisco
What it does: OpenSpace builds an AI product that can create photo representations of construction sites and map them against a site plan, making it easier for companies to document sites.
Why it’s a good bet: OpenSpace announced in July that it raised $15 million in a Series B round led by Menlo Ventures. In the past year, construction companies have been ramping up their tech investments so that workers can supervise sites remotely. OpenSpace provides the tools for that by allowing workers to navigate construction sites and maps virtually.
Read the full article here.