Customers are an essential part of any business. A Harvard Business Review report states that “customer satisfaction leads to long-term loyalty, which leads to increased market share, higher profits, and a more positive public image.”
According to the old adage, the proof is in the numbers. So allow us to throw you some random facts and figures. According to a study, Redshift predicts that the AEC industry will need to build 13,000 buildings each day between now and 2050.
The annual Indian Lean Construction Conference 2022 (ILCC 2022), which was organized by the Institute for Lean Construction Excellence (ILCE) and the National Institute of Construction Management and Research (NICMAR), was held at Hyderabad, India, a couple of weeks ago.
Before we go into our experiences at The Big 5: International Building and Construction Show held in Dubai earlier this month in detail, allow us to share a piece of good news.
Global warming, go green, green buildings, sustainable construction. Hardly a day passes by without us coming across headlines that scream these words.
Long before the dust settles in on the Highways UK 2022, we thought we would share our experiences from this year’s mega event.
There is no denying the fact that we lead busy lives. Overflowing to-do lists, unanswered emails, stress, and lifestyle diseases – this is life as we know it now.
There’s nothing more astounding than driving past a construction site and seeing hundreds of workers, huge cranes, and other machinery all over the field.
If you are someone who loves to stay productive and organised, it is high time that you embraced checklists.
Across the globe, inflation rates are soaring. Interest rates are rising. Add to it the woes of the Covid 19 pandemic, new geopolitical risks, and supply chain disruptions – the world is facing yet another challenging time. The construction industry has taken a huge hit. In the UK, the builders report customers are putting new […]
Conferences and exhibitions provide a unique opportunity to interact with the big players – both in academia and the construction industry.
Data, fragmented data, data integration, slow digitalisation. The construction industry is being introduced to new issues and solutions every day.
Key Benefits of Mobile technology in construction and how Mobile apps can improve construction project management
Mobile technology is changing the way we interact with the world. With over two billion active users and counting, there’s no doubt that mobile apps have become an integral part of our lives.
Wearable technology is becoming more and more popular with people of all ages.
The construction industry is one of the most data-intensive industries in the world. Construction companies generate thousands of gigabytes of data daily.
In an industry notorious for inefficiency, construction companies are turning to Lean management techniques to streamline their workflows.
Managing construction projects – however small or big – is no easy feat. Ask anyone in the construction industry, and they will tell you that it requires extensive planning and maturity.
The construction industry is in a state of flux with technology being one of the key drivers.
Disruption, they say, reshapes the world. And the construction industry, which is deeply rooted in the built, real-world, might seem less likely to be disrupted when compared to the other.
These days, ideas are easy to come by. The value of an idea, however, lies in using it for the greater good.
The construction industry is evolving and VisiLean has been playing a significant role in bringing about this change.
We live in a world where digitalisation is the buzzword. While most of the other sectors embraced it quickly, the construction industry has so far remained an industry characterised by manual processes and traditional methods.
Construction management is a daunting process. The timelines, budgets, scheduling, communication, decision-making, analytics, various stakeholders; there are quite a lot of things that have to be managed effectively for the successful completion of a project.
Construction has greatly evolved over the last couple of decades. Projects are more complex than ever before, with teams pushing the boundaries of design and engineering with each new endeavour.
Companies in construction are inching towards a ‘lean’ approach to project delivery globally. However, this has proven to be easier said than done, as is evident from the numerous case studies over the past 2 decades.
If you check the NBS BIM Report, 2020, you will come across a very interesting statistic – “BIM awareness and ‘use’ 2011 vs 2020”.
The end of the last decade left the whole world with scars we are still recovering from. Amongst all affected, the AEC industry has taken a huge hit from the global pandemic, with projects across the globe still struggling to see a significant scope of revival.
Can you imagine doing any of your construction project work without using Excel? In fact, I’m willing to bet that as you read this on your browser, you have Excel open on your system!
Multi Media Consultants Pvt. Ltd., Ahmedabad has been awarded the work of Project Management Consultancy for Mummadpura Flyover Project by Ahmedabad Urban Development Authority (AUDA), with Ranjit Buildcon as the General Contractor.
We cannot simply eliminate the top-down approach of construction scheduling, as we need to have targets to structure the execution and define the key milestones.