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London Skyline
April 14, 2018

Getting the Best out of BIM – Interview with Dr. Noha Saleeb

Dr. Noha Saleeb is Associate Professor Creative Technology/Digital Creativity at Middlesex University London. In this interview, we discuss BIM and other technologies in education and the best ways to put BIM into practice. / continue reading

March 1, 2018

Solving Difficult Design Problems – Interview with Andrew Watts of Newtecnic

Newtecnic is a world leader in the engineering design of ambitious construction projects and building envelope systems. In this interview, Andrew Watts describes how his firm became an international success and how they approach difficult design problems. / continue reading

February 16, 2018

Monitoring Building Moisture with RFID – Interview with Jarmo Tuppurainen

Water in the wrong places in a building is a problem that can lead to health issues and expensive repairs. I interviewed Jarmo Tuppurainen about an experimental project that tests how cheap, passive RFID sensors can help with moisture monitoring. / continue reading

February 8, 2018

Virtual Construction Monitoring with NavVis

Construction management can take place on-site or remotely—sometimes even on another continent. NavVis has developed a 3D scanning and imaging solution that benefits clients and builders wherever they are. / continue reading

augmented reality mixed reality
July 27, 2016

Augmented and Mixed Reality in Construction

Augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) are in the headlines, thanks to the recent mobile gaming boom. How are these emerging technologies applicable to construction? In this blog post, I present six application areas to consider. / continue reading