city view with snow topped mountains in background
Written by David Dengler

Drones for Architecture

Episode 1: Veritas

As an architect, you may wonder if can you leverage drone technology in your current workflow? The answer is – Yes! Let’s look at how and where it makes sense. Drones can provide meaningful data throughout the entire process – from concept through completion.

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Tunnel scan to BIM model
Written by Garrett Maldoon

Point Cloud to Revit Model Automation

When you need to capture as-built conditions there are multiple methodologies to consider. A few of the high-tech options growing in popularity are LiDAR scanning & Photogrammetry to assist in the collection of data. Both methods produce point clouds with vectorized data which means everything can be measured.

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JDI Matrice 200 drone flying above pine trees with mountains in the background
Written by David Dengler

Drone Subcontracting

Outsourcing Drone Services for Efficiency and Cost Savings

Can an architect design his own structural system or HVAC system? Yes, he can. Can the same architect also go out to the site and dig the foundations and nail the framing together? Sure. He can do all of those things. But, is it really the best use of his time and abilities?

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Written by Kris Lengieza

Tips and Tricks for implementing technology at your organization

As the use of technology is becoming more and more prevalent in the construction industry you may be asking yourself how you can implement such a huge change in your organization effectively. With more than 70% of change initiatives failing to take hold, how do you avoid falling into that majority? Here are some tips and tricks to help ensure that you are primed for success.

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