Civil Engineering and Construction

| November 20, 2017

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Trimble´s unique BIM solution for civil engineering and construction projects significantly improves efficiency and productivity, while minimizing errors, waste and cost at every stage of the project – from planning and design, to construction, operation and maintenance. The solution is ready for BIM Level 3 – the most advanced state to date, allowing the model data to be used, extended and evolved throughout the complete project lifecycle by all stakeholders.

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CA Models Limited

Established in 1983, CA Models has been setting the standard for excellence in the rapid prototyping industry for over 30 years. Specialising in additive manufacturing, precision machining and specialist model making, we are committed to providing customers with a quality product and quick, responsive service - achieved through our unique blend of market leading technology and model making craftsmanship.

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The Importance of Safety on Construction Sites

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Not only does safety on construction sites protect your workers, but it also keeps the public safe. Construction sites are usually located in busy areas where the general public is coming and going. Inadequate safety protocols can allow objects to fall on innocent bystanders, putting people not even connected to the project at high risk.

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Infrastructure Policy Watch: UKIB goes live, Singapore brings in global sustainability experts

Article | February 13, 2020

The new UK Infrastructure Bank (UKIB) recently opened, with its remit confirmed by the UK government in a new Framework Document. The document sets out the role of the bank as providing: "leadership to the market in the development of infrastructure and new infrastructure technologies, crowding-in private capital and reducing risk through its cornerstone investments and range of financial products. It will bolster the government’s lending to local government for large and complex projects through its expertise and scrutiny, and help to bring private and public sector stakeholders together to regenerate regions and create new opportunities." It will have two strategic objectives, to help tackle climate change and support regional and local economic growth. Given these two objectives may conflict, the Framework Document suggests "where an investment is primarily to support economic growth, the Company will ensure that it does not do significant harm against its climate objective."

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5 TIPS TO NAIL YOUR VIDEO MARKETING STRATEGY

Article | February 13, 2020

Oftentimes, our social media video marketing efforts are weighed down by our own customers for the lack of thoughtful stories that can touch upon them. These are like run-of-the-mill, telling everything that the target viewers are least interested in knowing. And the heavy budgets we utilize to create a ‘so called’ powerful video is usually downcast as a no-brainer. There does exist a gap between what we do and what is expected of us. Whether it is B2B video marketing or B2C video marketing, the underlying objective of filling the gap remains the same.

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8 Strategies to Improve Virtual Collaboration in Construction

Article | February 13, 2020

Collaboration – whether it happens in-person or in a digital space – is crucial in construction. While the contributions of individual team members matter, projects are only successful when team members and stakeholders can come together to solve problems and coordinate work. A heightened and immediate pressure has emerged for construction teams to collaborate remotely and virtually. But considering that some contractors are new to the concept of virtual collaboration, how should they set their teams up for success?

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CA Models Limited

Established in 1983, CA Models has been setting the standard for excellence in the rapid prototyping industry for over 30 years. Specialising in additive manufacturing, precision machining and specialist model making, we are committed to providing customers with a quality product and quick, responsive service - achieved through our unique blend of market leading technology and model making craftsmanship.

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