The construction industry is historically considered a slow adaptor of technology when compared to other industries. However, over the past few years adoption of technology is increasing in the industry with businesses realizing the potential of emerging technologies in construction
. As construction firms are swiftly moving towards technology-based processes to survive in the market which is becoming increasingly competitive, let us have a quick look at some of the new trends in construction technology
1. Drones Finding Multiple Use Cases
Usage of drones is one of the hottest trends in the construction industry today, with adoption of drones for various purposes rising rapidly every year. The drone-based technology
today is not limited to aerial photography, but it is finding more use cases such as Topographic Mapping & Land Surveys, Equipment Tracking, Remote Monitoring, Security Surveillance, Structure Inspections, etc. The advanced drones provide real-time data and actionable insights and facilitate informed decision making. These drones can be used to track the material in the construction sites and help business owners reduce the equipment theft.