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One of the biggest challenges facing project teams today is determining how to effectively communicate and collaborate across disciplines, entities and project phases while maintaining a single source of truth. This blog will bring together voices from throughout the industry and start conversations about how project teams can better collaborate now. Follow Sasha Reed as she writes about real world examples of collaboration-related issues that various AEC firms are encountering and how they are using technology to solve them. Stay informed as Sasha shares ways to continually improve on best practices, project policies and technology usage in the future. If you would like to have your project featured on this blog, please contact Sasha at [email protected].
Architects | September 26, 2013 | Sasha Reed
True mobility in the field has rapidly evolved from lock-box kiosks on each floor to laptops on rolling carts to tablets and iPads loaded with drawing...
Building Owner | September 19, 2013 | Sasha Reed
Todd Wynne of Rogers-O’Brien Construction is one of only 8,000 people around the globe granted a pair of Google Glass for testing. Here's what he's be...
Building Owner | August 28, 2013 | Sasha Reed
I’m encouraged to see progress being made to make BIM more useable and reliable downstream. These are all good steps in the right direction, but how c...
Building Owner | August 15, 2013 | Sasha Reed
LEED has become a labyrinth of standards which requires a full-time translator and tour guide to navigate. Now with LEED v4 on the horizon, I’m curiou...
Building Owner | August 01, 2013 | Sasha Reed
Although I am encouraged to see BIM for O+M mandates coming from building owners, I can’t help but feel we’re overlooking a very important part of the...
Building Owner | July 23, 2013 | Sasha Reed
Do you remember the days when running into an issue out at the job site meant embarking on the long RFI process? Somehow we made it work, but the time...
Building Owner | July 15, 2013 | Sasha Reed
I recently attended a technology expo focused on software solutions for design firms. While I was there, I struck up a conversation with an architect...
June 26, 2013 | Sasha Reed
Technology is changing the way we work. Digital communication tools are revolutionizing project review cycles, allowing real-time collaboration like n...
Building Owner | June 20, 2013 | Sasha Reed
What information do you find valuable to keep within the BIM world and what information do you feel is best archived or referenced outside of the mode...
Building Owner | June 11, 2013 | Sasha Reed
There are many uses for the cloud applicable to those in the building industry—mainly storage of up-to-the-minute project drawings and data, giving ac...
Architects | May 23, 2013 | Sasha Reed
A new twist to the communication challenge most companies and IT departments face is the “bring your own device,” or BYOD, conundrum. I call it a conu...
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