TechBrief
 
CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY NEWS
 
   
Help Us Generate a Comprehensive Outlook for 2019 by Taking the Survey Today Each year around this time, AGC asks you – our members – to predict what next year will be like for your business. AGC has partnered with Sage to prepare questions that focus on expectations for market performance, hiring, labor market conditions, etc. Photo credit: TimeStopper / stock.adobe.com
 
Corecon Technologies
TRENDS IN TECHNOLOGY
 
   
Integrating Mobile Technology into Your Workforce There are three main factors that drive the demand for mobile technology in the construction industry: leadership request, increasingly mobile workforce and the growing need for real-time information. According to a recent study, more than 80 percent of construction professionals surveyed said that mobile capabilities are "very important" in improving their workflows. BY RUSS TAYLOR, CEO & FOUNDER, FUSION OF IDEAS
 
 
   
Contractors may use different terms to refer to the work done outside of the original fixed-price contract, but they all have one thing in common. Whether they call it "time and materials," "cost plus," "force account," or something else, tracking and accounting for this work presents challenges. BY JOHN SHEEDY PRODUCT MANAGER, B2W SOFTWARE, AN AGC OF NEW HAMPSHIRE MEMBER
 
TECHNOLOGY TIDBITS
 
   
You've heard it often enough: the construction industry is slow to adapt new technologies. Looking at the glass half full, investors see their chance to change that.
 
NewForma
Acumatica
CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY SPOTLIGHT
 
   
Constructor's Software Services Guide is a special buyers' guide that contains detailed information on companies and businesses that provide software services and products to the construction industry.
 
U.S. CAD
UPCOMING EVENTS
WebEd: Five Mistakes in Managing Your Construction Budget
2 to 3 p.m.

April 1-4, 2019
100th Annual AGC Convention
Denver, Colorado
 
ASSOCIATION NEWS
 
   
AGC has compiled data on the role of the construction in the economy and employment in the United States, each state and major metro areas.
 
 

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