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Innovate the Process: How Contract Glaziers are Using Technology to Get Ahead

In some people’s minds, the words “construction technology” may conjure up images of robots and people in a metal exoskeleton lifting heavy building materials. While those concepts certainly exist, many distinct technologies are being used behind the scenes to make … Continue reading

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How Drone Data Improves Construction Project Management

Drones can be used to monitor construction progress over time, inform project management and prevent projects from finishing late—and their use on jobsites has increased nearly 240 percent this year. The construction industry, including glass and glazing subcontractors, is the … Continue reading

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3D Aerial Imagery Can Transform Projects for Glaziers

Drones are taking off at construction sites across the U.S., but their use is not yet widespread among glazing contractors. The technology can drastically improve the way companies estimate and monitor jobsites. Engineering News-Record recently hosted a webinar, “Gaining Deep … Continue reading

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Report: Drone Use Increasing in Companies with Revenue of $50M and Up

The construction industry, including glass and glazing companies, is leading drone use among companies with revenues of $50 million or more according to a report by Blue Research on behalf of Skyward. “One of the things we really struggled with … Continue reading

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Where Consumer Electronics, Glass and Construction Meet

The CES 2017 convention, a massive four-day consumer electronics show, kicks off Thursday in Las Vegas. There’s something for everyone at the event, and that includes those in the glass and construction industries. The Glass Age Corning will show how … Continue reading

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