September 21, 2017

From 3-D to 6-D: How Contractors Are Building New Value Through Virtual Construction

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All contractors share a common set of performance indicators that can make or break the success of a project. Delivering a project that exceeds client expectations while also staying on time and within budget is never a guarantee.

Weather, safety incidents, supply chain delays and other unexpected obstacles can prevent contractors from delivering maximum value to their clients. Today, technology is starting to turn the tide in the battle for time, cost and quality. For many contractors, including Southfield, Mich.-based Barton Malow, virtual design and construction (VDC) is providing new ways to create value throughout the project life cycle.

Read the full article in Construction Executive's Tech Trends newsletter.