ACC Construction Blog

  • How to Create a Better Construction Industry for Black Employees

    How to Create a Better Construction Industry for Black Employees

    Black individuals have made countless and incredible contributions to the construction industry. Still, they are drastically underrepresented in the industry. Today, Black people only comprise 6%...

    Read Article
  • How D&E Air Conditioning Is Connecting Data to Drive Predictive Maintenance

    How D&E Air Conditioning Is Connecting Data to Drive Predictive Maintenance

    D&E Air Conditioning (D&E) is a construction mechanical services company based in Australia with offices in Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, and Geelong. With more than 500 employees,...

    Read Article
  • The Future of Procurement: 6 Insights from London Build

    The Future of Procurement: 6 Insights from London Build

    Procurement is a fascinating part of the construction process. Decisions made at this early stage will often determine the success – and profitability – of the whole project. Procurement teams...

    Read Article
  • Digital Builder Ep 7: Getting Back to Work – Advice for Remaining Resilient

    Digital Builder Ep 7: Getting Back to Work – Advice for Remaining Resilient

    It’s no secret that 2020 was a difficult year for everyone in the construction industry, both personally and professionally. The industry faced extraordinary challenges that changed everything...

    Read Article
  • We’ve Entered a Strategic Partnership with TU Dublin

    We’ve Entered a Strategic Partnership with TU Dublin

    There’s no better way to kick off a new year than announcing our commitment to developing both the future of learning and the future of work in the construction industry.  We’re pleased to...

    Read Article
  • Measuring Construction Performance: How Do the UK and Ireland Compare?

    Measuring Construction Performance: How Do the UK and Ireland Compare?

    Many businesses use key performance indicators (KPIs) and benchmarking to track their progress and inform their decisions. For most industries, this is a relatively straight-forward process. For...

    Read Article
  • Behind the Build: Interview with Matt Roberts, Data Manager, VDC Services, Gray

    Behind the Build: Interview with Matt Roberts, Data Manager, VDC Services, Gray

    Being a leader in the construction industry of today requires dedication to innovation. New technologies are a constant, yet new problems arise each day that require outside-the-box solutions. As...

    Read Article
  • No Room for the Unknown: The Remarkable Story Behind Building the Sydney Coliseum Theatre

    No Room for the Unknown: The Remarkable Story Behind Building the Sydney Coliseum Theatre

    The Sydney Coliseum Theatre, a multi-mode lyric theater in South Wales Australia, is an incredible achievement in design, engineering, and construction.  First unveiled in December 2019, the...

    Read Article
  • 4 Construction Technology Trends to Watch in 2021

    4 Construction Technology Trends to Watch in 2021

    This year will be a year like no other for the construction industry, with the landscape evolving rapidly in a post-COVID world and technology set to support innovation and operational...

    Read Article
  • How Technology Can Help Government and Businesses to Achieve the Construction Playbook’s Aims

    How Technology Can Help Government and Businesses to Achieve the Construction Playbook’s Aims

    2020 was a tumultuous year in construction – and the UK as a whole. But infrastructure is at the heart of the government’s plans to build back better, faster and greener, according  to the...

    Read Article
  • How McCarthy Upgraded and Delivered a 200-year-old Subsurface Infrastructure Project in 12 Months

    How McCarthy Upgraded and Delivered a 200-year-old Subsurface Infrastructure Project in 12 Months

    In the world of construction risk management, subsurface utility projects are some of the most challenging to navigate. Buried utility lines, underground hazards, and inaccurate utility line...

    Read Article
  • The Power of Augmented Reality (AR) in Construction

    The Power of Augmented Reality (AR) in Construction

    Augmented reality (AR) has proven its value across multiple industries and has demonstrated that it can be leveraged beyond the realms of gaming and entertainment. As such, the AR/VR market is...

    Read Article
  • Why 2021 Is the Year for Construction to Embrace Apprenticeships

    Why 2021 Is the Year for Construction to Embrace Apprenticeships

    Apprenticeships aren’t a new idea in the construction industry. In fact, the concept dates back to the Middle Ages, when master craftsmen would take on young apprentices in skilled trades like...

    Read Article
  • Construction’s Resiliency Playbook: Technology Strategies to Future-Proof Your Business

    Construction’s Resiliency Playbook: Technology Strategies to Future-Proof Your Business

    Resiliency is one of the most helpful traits that companies can have during economic uncertainty and stress. Your ability to thrive during hard times (like a pandemic and recession) is directly...

    Read Article
  • 8 Ways to Make the Most of Construction Photos

    8 Ways to Make the Most of Construction Photos

    Ever heard the phrase “A picture is worth a thousand words?” Of course, you have. Well, it turns out it’s true. In fact, pictures are worth even more than a thousand words. According to some...

    Read Article
  • How Autodesk Build Will Deliver on Key Value Drivers in Construction

    How Autodesk Build Will Deliver on Key Value Drivers in Construction

    With the use of construction technology, firms can access data to drive better and more informed decision-making. But what happens when project data is not used or readily accessible across...

    Read Article
  • The Foundation to Successful Construction Cost Control

    The Foundation to Successful Construction Cost Control

    Construction cost control is critical to ensuring that projects are successful. The better handle you have on your costs, the higher the likelihood that a project will be delivered on time, within...

    Read Article
  • Our Mission to Connect the Office & Field: Autodesk Build

    Our Mission to Connect the Office & Field: Autodesk Build

    At Autodesk, we hear firsthand from our customers how difficult running a successful construction business can be. Most projects are incredibly complex and require you to track an ever-increasing...

    Read Article
  • New Construction Management Solution – Autodesk Build – Now Available Worldwide

    New Construction Management Solution – Autodesk Build – Now Available Worldwide

    Built on the Autodesk Construction Cloud platform, unified project and field collaboration software connects data, workflows and teams to maximize collaboration and drive better business...

    Read Article
  • Digital Builder Ep 6: 2021 & Beyond – How to Increase Productivity & Predictability On the Jobsite

    Digital Builder Ep 6: 2021 & Beyond – How to Increase Productivity & Predictability On the Jobsite

    Unifying your team and your data will drive productivity and predictability on the jobsite—two things that are vital for successful construction businesses. To get there, builders are turning to...

    Read Article
  • loading
    Loading More...