The Case for Industrialization of the Construction Industry

The Case for Industrialization of the Construction Industry

Published on May 7, 2015
This post is an excerpt from the paper, “Industrialization of the Construction Industry,” by Dr...

Who Will Lead the Prefabrication Movement?

Who Will Lead the Prefabrication Movement?

Published on April 30, 2015
  This post is part of a series of articles found in “Prefabrication and Industrialized Co...

Enabling Flow: Knowledge Based Construction

Enabling Flow: Knowledge Based Construction

Published on April 23, 2015
  This post is an excerpt of the white paper “Lean Construction ‐ Advanced Project Deliver...

Spotlight on buildingSMART: Driving an open approach to design and construction evolution

Spotlight on buildingSMART: Driving an open approach to design and construction evolution

Published on April 9, 2015
When Richard Petrie joined buildingSMART as chief executive officer in 2013, he took on the goa...

Lean Construction Advanced Project Delivery: Blinded by Convention

Lean Construction Advanced Project Delivery: Blinded by Convention

Published on March 12, 2015
Delivery of capital programs involves a complex and dynamic integration of people, organization...

The Advantages of Prefabrication for AEC

The Advantages of Prefabrication for AEC

Published on March 5, 2015
This post is part of a series of articles found in “Prefabrication and Industrialized Con...

[INFOGRAPHIC] Deconstructing Lean Construction

[INFOGRAPHIC] Deconstructing Lean Construction

Published on February 26, 2015
The adoption of Lean construction by the AEC industry, and Lean drivers, benefits, and challeng...

BIM in Façade Design: Real World Examples

BIM in Façade Design: Real World Examples

Published on February 19, 2015
The following post is an excerpt from Technological Changes Brought by BIM to Façade Design. Ph...

Green design brings nature into the urban jungle

Green design brings nature into the urban jungle

Published on December 5, 2014
Written by Catherine Bolgar* A jungle is green and leafy, and the urban jungle should be the sa...

The beauty of renovation is more than skin-deep

The beauty of renovation is more than skin-deep

Published on November 18, 2014
Written by Catherine Bolgar* Renovating and retrofitting existing buildings can increase their ...