Real-Time Inventory Creates a New Paradigm Around Measuring Stockpiles

While different organizations and industries all have their own unique approach to stockpile management, consistently keeping aggregate piles as full as possible is the one that’s especially pervasive. Many organizations feel that keeping as much inventory on hand as possible gives them the necessary options to deal with customer orders that can vary in volume…

Thinking Differently About Technology in Construction

Inefficiencies in the construction industry have generated headlines in recent years, with McKinsey & Company determining that large construction projects typically take 20 percent longer to finish than scheduled and are up to 80 percent over budget. It’s one of the reasons that stakeholders across construction organizations of all sizes are focused on becoming more…

Utilizing a Technology Roadmap to Create Value for Drones in Construction

Talk about the inefficiencies in construction is as pervasive as it is worrisome for many professionals, and it’s the reason many have looked to adopt technology solutions that are designed to directly address these shortcomings. Increasingly, the easiest way to solve numerous productivity issues in the construction industry is with the adoption of drone technology…

Should Your Organization Create a Drone Program?

Questions about whether or not an organization can or should set up a drone program are almost as pervasive as arguments about photogrammetry vs LIDAR in this space, but the details associated with creating a drone program signify a much different value proposition. The potential to make a given task faster, cheaper or safer is…

What’s the Real Opportunity for Drones in the Surveying Industry?

Discussions about the potential impact of drones in industries like agriculture and first response have been going on for a long time now, and there are clear benefits and efficiencies that drones will be able to bring to these industries. However, talk about how processes and workflows might change these industries often comes at the…