Bluebeam’s Revu iPad App Gets New Signature Tool

Carol Hagen

The latest release of iPad Revu brings a much requested feature with the new Signature Tool in version 2.6. Here’s the full set of instructions on how to use the Signature Tool in Revu iPad directly from out of the handbook: Note that Revu iPad version 2.6

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Generations Y & X Want Homes on iPads

Collaborative Construction

Technology in the built industry continues to advance. Are you ready? Is your company ready? Is the industry ready? Some are. Some aren''t. Virtually Designing Homes at Lowes Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! James L. Salmon, Esq.

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Bluebeam Revu Tips for iPad: Add Audio, Video and Perform Field Measurements

Carol Hagen

Bluebeam Revu iPad is available on iTunes and can help field workers access plans and perform the punch process visually. The audio and video markups were added in Revu iPad version 1.4 Typing on an iPad is rather awkward when holding the iPad in your hand.

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LATISTA’s New IPad 2.0 Software Brags About its Speed

ENR Construction

LATISTA’s new BIM in the field software for the iPad boasts about its speed and suite of new features like barcode reader. It will be free to test as well. Technology

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Touchfire, the beginning of something beautiful

Sean Burke

On an iPad screen they make no sense. This is the keyboard that iPad wishes it had shipped with. The keys are specially designed to work on the capacitive touch screen of the iPad, and work so well – I have begun using only the iPad with my Touchfire for taking notes at meetings.

Desktop and iPad Software Lets Users Carry Thousands of Site Plans

ENR Construction

With ‘Lightning-Speed’ Plan Grid tags notation, punch-lists and photos to site plans. Technology

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BYOD and the Construction Industry

John Chaney

Not too long ago, our marketing director lost his iPad after leaving it in a rental car while traveling. Fortunately, he had installed an app that cleared all of his personal information and locked down the iPad.

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iPhone and iPad Applications Best Suited for Construction Professionals

Construction Cost Estimating

Mentioned below is a list of some of the popular IPhone/IPod and IPad apps that are highly recommended for quick access: SmartBidNet : SmartBidNet consists of bid management systems that allow creating as well as tracking bid process with subcontractors and companies. With the changing trends in construction industry, use of IPhone applications is gaining pace with due course of time. Various IPhone applications are available that with innovative solutions for all related professionals.

SprinklerMaps Turns iPads into Landscape Management Tools

Green Industry Professionals

New software eliminates need for printed maps, giving maintenance workers a new tool to manage landscape irrigation systems

Structural Connectors Now Just an iPad App Away

Construction Informer

It used to be you’d go to the […] Related Posts: Construction Sector Embraces the iPad Agitated Lumber Reveals Its Defects Four iOS Apps For Following The AEC Industries Apps For Job Site Management and Estimating Watch Miglin’s Staybridge Suites Being Built. So, you just discovered that a recent change in floor loads is going to require upsizing the floor joists.

Mr. Rooter adds to the customer service experience by using iPads

Constructor Magazine

WACO, TEXAS — When a Mr. Rooter technician shows up on a service call, chances are he will have an iPad in tow to make his job more efficient and customer experience more interactive — a win-win for Mr. Rooter franchises and customers.

Cloud Software Conclusions

John Chaney

It was only a few years ago that the iPad debuted, but tablet sales have grown so fast that now more than one-third of adults in the U.S. I’m constantly amazed by the speed with which new technology and new devices are reaching the marketplace.

Tablets for Construction

John Chaney

I remember when the iPad first came out and there was a bit of skepticism about how successful it would be – some even called it a large, more expensive iPod. Well, it’s no secret that the iPad and tablet computing in general have taken off. And with more construction apps and cloud construction software available today, more and more tablets are finding their way to the job site.

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Structural Connectors Now Just an iPad App Away

Construction Informer

So, you just discovered that a recent change in floor loads is going to require upsizing the floor joists. Since the plans call for the joists to be hung with hangers you now have to order new hangers, but first you need to find the part number. It used to be you’d go to the [.]. Products Web Tech AEC industry apps construction apps

Construction Cost Estimator App for the Mac, iPad, and iPhone

Construction Cost Estimating

and an iPad version for $29.99, all the version of the application are available in the App Store. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Published By Arka Roy www.costestimationjournal.quantity-takeoff.com ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~.

Wind Load Simulation in Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis Professional Whitepaper

BIM & Beam

This book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iPad, and with iTunes on your computer. I am happy to share with you another whitepaper. This time it is a document on Wind Load Simulation in Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis.

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Robot Structural Analysis Professional Whitepapers Now Available on the iBooks Store

BIM & Beam

These copies were designed for iPad. To view these books on an iPad, you must have iBooks 3 or later and iOS 5.1 These books are available for free and take advantage of some of great things you can do on your iPad or Mac.

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Tablets for Construction

John Chaney

I remember when the iPad first came out and there was a bit of skepticism about how successful it would be – some even called it a large, more expensive iPod. Well, it’s no secret that the iPad and tablet computing in general have taken off.

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Wisconsin-based Landscape Contractor wins iPad Mini

Green Industry Professionals

Jim Ward of Yardvark Yardcare LLC in Wauwatosa, WI, completes survey, randomly selected to win iPad Mini

Bluebeam Studio: The Most Powerful, Overlooked Feature in Revu

Carol Hagen

Studio comes with every license of Revu (even the iPad Revu app) and is similar to GoToMeeting or Webex without audio controls, yet doesn’t require everyone you invite to attend simultaneously.

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Case Launches SiteWatch iPad App

Construction Equipment

Case Construction Equipment introduced its SiteWatch app for the iPad. The app provides business owners and fleet managers with performance, productivity and maintenance data on their iPad. The SiteWatch app provides actionable information to help manage fleet maintenance, optimize machine performance/utilization, lower fuel consumption and idle time, and lower total operating costs. Among its features, the SiteWatch app provides the ability to

Bluebeam Trick: Handwriting to Text Comment on Tablet

Carol Hagen

If you liked this tip you might also like: Bluebeam Revu iPad tips: Adding audio, video and perform field measurements. The Pen tool is often used on tablets to make notations as it is much easier than keyboard input when walking a jobsite.

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Construction Cost Estimating Blog: How iPads and Android tablets.

Construction Cost Estimating

How iPads and Android tablets are utilized to smooth the construction process. The third-generation iPad and improving Android tablets are playing a vital role for every construction industry. The contractors can utilize iPads for gathering information form project blueprints and architect’s drawings to schedule and material inventory. Labels: 3D walk-through , construction process , iPads for construction. How iPads and Android tablets are utilized to smoo.

Design Review - There's an App for That!

Revit OpEd

At the last Revit user group meeting I attended a few guys were chatting about how logical it is for Design Review to be an app for iPad or iPhone. News iPhone DWF applications ipad itunes

IPad App Provides Equipment Inspection Reports

Construction Equipment

IronPlanet has launched a new iPad app for field inspectors. The app provides btep-by-step instructions for gathering data and completing equipment inspection reports in the field

Build for The Future

Construction Business Owner

Contractors are hearing a lot about ways to use new technological applications, from building information modeling (BIM) to employing tablets and iPads in the field.

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PNC Bank’s “Tiny Branch” opens on West Virginia University campus

BD+C

With no lines and financial consultants equipped with iPads, the new PNC location on the campus of West Virginia University in Morgantown isn’t the typical bank. . And that’s not even taking into account its size. The entire bank only has 110-sf of usable space, plus room for a smart ATM. The "Tiny Branch", a 8x20-foot steel container, was shipped on a flatbed truck and set up within only six hours from the time of its delivery. It was introduced this week

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Columbus-based Landscape Contractor wins iPad Mini

Green Industry Professionals

David McCallum of Estate Landscaping Service was randomly selected from a group of contractors who participated in a Green Industry Pros survey on behalf of Bobcat and PLANET Advantage magazine

Niche apps for on-the-spot presentations, conversations, calculations

Constructor Magazine

Here are some nifty iPad and smartphone apps for sales presentations, quotes and billing, calculations and conversions on the go. read more. Smartphones Feldmans

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New mobile application can enhance the processes for the construction sectors

Construction Cost Estimating

Aconex field application , a web-based field management tool, introduced by Aconex, is very useful to detect construction deformities as well as other faults on iPad at the jobsite. construction worker smartphone construction apps for ipad smartphones construction industry construction smartphone apps Recently, several construction companies have utilized mobile application to acquire data easily on mobile gadgets.

What Your Construction Firm Needs in an Employee Portal

Carol Hagen

Portal Access on Smartphones, iPads and tablets. Employee Portals are a way for construction companies to provide a self-service to their employees, providing access to weekly pay stubs and W-2s.

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PNC Bank’s 'Tiny Branch' opens on West Virginia University campus

BD+C

With no lines and financial consultants equipped with iPads, the new PNC location on the campus of West Virginia University in Morgantown isn’t the typical bank. . And that’s not even taking into account its size. The entire bank only has 110 sf of usable space, plus room for a smart ATM. The "Tiny Branch", a 8x20-foot steel container, was shipped on a flatbed truck and set up in just six hours from the time of its delivery. It was introduced this week

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BIM Goes the Dynamite!

Collaborative Construction

The article focuses on the ease with which project managers can access 2D Drawings on iPads, but the use of an actual BIM is just around the corner. The article linked and excerpted below shows the rapid rise of BIM in the built industry, especially among general contractors.

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Sending PDFs to EverNote, Box and DropBox

Carol Hagen

Obviously Bluebeam has an iPad app but nothing on Android or on the iPhone for that matter. Going mobile and paperless is part of the Bluebeam experience so how do you send your PDFs to mobile devices? You can use the email options of EverNote, DropBox and Box.

A nifty video-recording flashlight, plus an iPad-based price book

Constructor Magazine

The TorchScope Video Recording Flashlight combines a 6-watt LED flashlight with a digital camera that can record and store high-definition videos and photos. read more. Feldmans Technology Registered User

Honeywell Releases Hearing Conservation Toolbox Mobile App

Construction Superintendent Magazine

SMITHFIELD, R.I. Noise-induced hearing loss is a major concern of safety managers, affecting approximately 22 million U.S. workers and costing $242 million annually in workers’ compensation, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

Dynamo, Nearing its Big Day

Sean Burke

Background preview works in Virtual Machines and Remote Desktop – so you can totally be ditching the bulky laptop and using the new iPad Pro while travelling and need to whip up come computational goodness. Today marks an important milestone, Dynamo is now at version 0.9,