Benefits of Construction Mobile Apps

Construction Marketing Blog

One benefit that is often overlooked however is using mobile devices to reduce reliance on paper forms and manual processes. Mobile business apps are more accessible to businesses than ever. Now, even small firms can afford to construct and implement mobile apps into their business.

Mobile Website Marketing For Construction Brands

Construction Marketing Blog

Driven by meteoric growth in smart phones and tablets, mobile web is the next big marketing challenge. Mobile website conversions are the future for content delivery. The opportunities associated with creating a user-friendly mobile website for marketing cannot be ignored.

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Mobile Tech Gains Traction on Construction Jobsites

Surveyor

Five years ago, the mobile technology landscape on construction sites looked very different. percent of contractors—the largest group of survey respondents—believed mobile capabilities were “not very important” in 2012. percent said mobile was important or very important.

Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Mobile Marketing

Construction Marketing Blog

Of the internet marketing tasks construction professionals wanted to increase and decrease, 46% said they wanted to increase mobile marketing, the second lowest priority task. With the growing use of smartphones, and the abandonment of desktops, it’s important to remember to utilize mobile.

You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage

Mobile Solutions Empowering Field Teams to do More

Surveyor

The Construction Industry is Undergoing a Digital Transformation and Mobile Technologies are Leading the Movement. Today, builders are using more online and mobile apps than ever before to keep data and communications integrated when they’re in the field.

Need to Simplify Employee Timekeeping? Timesheet Mobile™ Nails It

Construction Marketing Blog

Timesheet Mobile TM sets itself apart in a few different ways. The Timesheet Mobile ™ GPS-enabled app also provides Geofence technology which alerts managers if employees punch in or out away from established job sites. Uncategorized Construction Mobile Timekeeping Software Timekeepin

Tadano Acquires Demag Mobile Cranes

Construction Equipment

Tadano completed its $215 million acquisition of the Demag Mobile Cranes business on August 1. Demag’s mobile cranes expand Tadano’s product line with eight lattice boom crawler crane models with lift capacities from 440 to 3,535 U.S.

ProContractor Mobile Enhancements

Surveyor

ProContractor Mobile, the mobile extension to ProContractor, contains multiple optional enhancements

Mobile Tech Gains Traction on Construction Jobsites

Surveyor

The Most Popular Mobile Devices

How to use mobile technology in the construction industry the right way

Geniebelt

Mobile technology has moved on at a breath-taking pace in the course of the last few years. It comes as no surprise, then, that mobile technology. ConTech construction app construction field construction software mobile apps Mobile Technology

Construction Project Managers Go Mobile

Carol Hagen

Update September 27, 2010: Project Manager views Job Alerts on iPad using Corecon Mobile. Construction Project Managers main line of communication is their mobile device. The Corecon Mobile solution. Corecon Mobile will work on all these devices: * Apple – iPhone.

Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Mobile Marketing

Construction Marketing Blog

Of the internet marketing tasks construction professionals wanted to increase and decrease, 46% said they wanted to increase mobile marketing, the second lowest priority task. With the growing use of smartphones, and the abandonment of desktops, it’s important to remember to utilize mobile.

Mobility in Construction

Carol Hagen

While Construction Specialty Contractors have an 87% mobility usage at the jobsite, General Contractors are embracing mobile access in the field operations at an astounding rate according to Erin Joyce at ENR’s FutureTech Conference: 97% of GCs use mobile devices on jobsite… Here's what app they're using bit.ly/YevMWz Construction Industry Construction Industry - Software Document Imaging Bluebeam collaboration construction innovation mobility

Mobile Solutions Empowering Field Teams to do More

Surveyor

The Construction Industry is Undergoing a Digital Transformation and Mobile Technologies are Leading the Movement

ProContractor Mobile 5.9 Enhancements

Surveyor

Support for Universal Window Platform (UWP

Generac Mobile Products LLC

Green Industry Professionals

A leading global manufacturer of mobile light towers, diesel and gaseous generators, pumps, heaters and dust suppression solutions, Generac Mobile’s North American headquarters is located in Berlin, WI, with design and manufacturing facilities

New Enhancements to Mobile Field Manager

Surveyor

Mobile Field Manager (MFM) is the mobile field data collection extension of Vista

How construction companies use mobile field reporting to beat competition

Geniebelt

The sooner building firms realize the need for making their projects more mobile and accessible the easier it. Construction Industry competition competitors construction construction industry genie belt mobileDigital tools are rapidly transforming construction during the last years.

Mobile Mentor Locating First U.S. Facility In Tennessee

Business Facilities

The New Zealand-based mobile solutions company will invest $2 million and create 110 jobs in Nashville, TN. Read: Mobile Mentor Locating First U.S. Facility In Tennessee at BusinessFacilities.com.

How Mobile Project Management Can Improve Jobsite Efficiency

Geniebelt

Teams used to organize those projects on paper, then spreadsheets, but now the most organized and easy-to-use solution for any construction project comes in the form of mobile project management software.

Global Mobility | Not A Priority For Most Companies

Business Facilities

Global mobility is a low priority for most companies, despite tangible benefits for business growth; consequently, 43% of companies do not have a global mobility strategy. Global Mobility | Not A Priority For Most Companies appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Drive Better Decisions With Cloud, Mobile and Analytics

Surveyor

We’ve seen increased cloud adoption , a shift toward mobile technology and an ever-growing amount of data collection (and, in many cases, deeper data analysis). Communication Has Gone Mobile. Mobile devices affect practically all areas of our lives these days, both personally and professionally. percent of contractors believe mobile is important or very important. Mobile devices make communication and collaboration on the jobsite easier.

Mobility Suite

Green Industry Professionals

The mJobTime Mobility Suite provides you with the power and flexibility needed to track your most important field functions

Vanair Mobile Power Solutions

Green Industry Professionals

Vanair® has been providing mobile power solutions since 1972. The company offers the most extensive line of mobile air compressors, generators, welders, battery boosters, battery chargers, hydraulics and engine starting equipment in the world

Mobile Home and Hostel Made From a Bus

Jetson Green

Converting a disused bus into a house gives a whole new meaning to living in a mobile home and we’ve seen quite a few awesome examples lately. This latest one is not only a home, but also a mobile hostel, which travels around the best skiing and snowboarding spots in Europe.

VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Growing In Florida

Business Facilities

Read VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Growing In Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Aerospace & Defense Daily News Featured Florida Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure Business Incentives Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Manufacturing Pensacola Site Selection VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Workforce Development

5 Ways Mobile Tech on the Jobsite Helps Your Whole Business

Surveyor

While many contractors recognize mobile technology’s important role, many still have a long way to go to make the most of mobile

Innovative Off-The-Grid Mobile Home

Jetson Green

Gerhard Feldbacher, a designer from Austria, has just launched a small home, which can easily be moved around on a whim, though it is not a true mobile home.

Unique Mobile Tiny Home

Jetson Green

As tiny mobile homes grow in popularity their design gets more and more imaginative too. Architects Kelly Davis and Dan George Dobrowolski have recently completed one such tiny home, which they called the Escape Traveler.

Five ways to foster greater teamwork in your mobile workforce

Geniebelt

Fostering collaboration and teamwork between your mobile workforce is equal parts art and science. Guest Posts guest post mobile workforce teamwork workforce

Tadano to Buy Demag Mobile Crane Business

Construction Equipment

Tadano will buy the Demag mobile crane business from Terex Corp. for approximately $215 million, according to Terex. The deal includes manufacturing facilities in Zweibrucken, Germany, and multiple sales and service locations.

Generac Unifies Brands Under Generac Mobile

Construction Equipment

Generac Mobile Products, Magnum, MAC, and Tower Light are now under one new brand, Generic Mobile. The transition was first planned when Generac Power Systems acquired Magnum Power Products in 2011, forming Generac Mobile Products.

Downsizing to a Mobile Office

Jetson Green

Upon thorough consideration, they opted not to renew the lease, instead designing and building a mobile tiny office, which measures only 97 sq ft (9 sq m). The fact that it’s mobile also means that you can work in a new location everyday. Mobile Tiny House Brings you Closer to Nature.

mJobTime mobile time tracking - Video

Green Industry Professionals

Easy, flexible mobile time tracking designed with the field user in mind

Trimble Launches Mobile AU Tool

Construction Equipment

Trimble Pulse Remote Expert is an augmented reality tool that connects field service technicians by connecting them with support experts via video, audio, and spatial annotations in real-time. The tool provides remotely located users with a shared view using the camera on a smartphone. Both users

Architecture Student Transforms a School Bus Into a Mobile House

Jetson Green

Hank Butitta converted a typical yellow school bus into a small mobile dwelling for his grad school Master Final Project. He bought the school bus on Craigslist for $3000, and invested another $6000 into its transformation into mobile home.

Mobile BIM Viewer Brings the Model to Trades on Site

ENR Construction

Getting BIM models to the field has had mixed success on mobile platforms, but a new BIM viewer from Procore is the latest attempt to put full 3D models in the hands of site workers

Construction Industry Steps to the Cloud and Mobile Devices

Carol Hagen

The Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) had an interesting panel discussion at their conference last month entitled, “Cloud and Mobile Computing Technology for the Construction Industry” Definitions and software tech firms all agreed that a hybrid approach will be necessary and that the main players are working hard at delivering something that controllers and risk managers can embrace.

Four Alabama Firms To Work On New Airbus Assembly Line

Business Facilities

The new assembly line will allow Airbus to accelerate production of its A220 passenger jet and will increase its Mobile workforce by over 430 employees.