Construction Industry


Cloud-Based Service streamlines construction document management.

December 8, 2015

To help conserve time as well as reduce risk and errors in construction projects, Autodesk BIM 360 Docs provides virtual workspace for creating, accessing, maintaining, marking up, and sharing 2D and 3D project documents, plans, and models. Entire project team builds from correct version of documents and plans. Capabilities include linked 3D and 2D experience, permission-based access control and approval, and automated organization of original and updated construction docs into sets. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Software

Site Positioning System aids field to office communication.

April 10, 2015

Designed for superintendents, foremen, and field engineers on heavy civil construction sites, Trimble® SitePulse™ System provides access to 3D constructible models and real-time digital information. Using Trimble SitePulse software with Trimble SPS585 GNSS Smart Antenna, field managers can take photographs that are tagged with GNSS position, date, and time to create audit trail of day-to-day activities, and provide documentation of work completed over course of job for invoicing and payments. Read More


Modeling Software combines building design and analysis.

March 17, 2015

With sophisticated loading and analysis functionality, fully automated design, documentation, and seamless Building Information Modeling collaboration, Tekla® Structural Designer allows engineers to efficiently and cost effectively analyze and design multi-material buildings. Users can create and compare multiple design options, and changes can be managed at any stage of project. By updating automatically, calculation reports eliminate need to generate new reports manually when changes occur. Read More


Construction Logistics App provides real-time visual data.

February 6, 2015

Using Trimble® TrimView™ Direct, ready mix producers and management have real-time access to critical data that impact daily business decisions. Mobile app collects information from existing systems and integrates it in Web-based environment to deliver accurate view of company's strengths, customer trends, and opportunities for improvement. App provides order status, ticket details, order timelines, fleet analytics, vehicle location, trip status, signal health, driver hours, and performance. Read More


Project Management Suite integrates with Sage 300 CRE.

January 29, 2015

By seamlessly synchronizing accounting data with Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate, Procore Project Management Suite eliminates need to manually enter data into multiple systems, enabling teams to accurately forecast and monitor project health from field. Procore connector helps construction professionals maximize project efficiency and accountability by streamlining communication and centralizing documentation in order to minimize risk and delays—ultimately boosting profits. Read More


Document Management Software enables secure file sharing.

January 15, 2015

Providing file storage and synchronization, Procore Drive allows teams to share and collaborate on large files for construction without impediments of FTP clients. Document management platform offers rapid file upload and download as well as drag and drop functionality. Users can select documents directly from desktop, Outlook, or Gmail and drop them into Procore Drive. All files housed in Procore Drive are automatically synced with Procore's cloud-based project management application. Read More


Construction Specification Software offers online updating.

January 14, 2015

Designed to produce construction specifications, BSD SpecLink-E delivers continuous, online data updates that provide architects and engineers with up-to-the-minute information that merges automatically with data already included in developing project specification without altering current output. Any product sections in template that are not currently in use are automatically updated, and any section already in use is updated selectively, to avoid making changes without user's knowledge. Read More


Software-as-a-Service provides construction field management.

January 9, 2015

Designed for contractors and construction managers, ProjectSight™ is accessible via Web browser or iPad app. Software features intuitive user interface overlaying smart, project-based workflows to keep teams in sync. Access to centralized data provides workers with up-to-date information related to material tracking, issues reporting, information requests, and critical project drawings, models, and documents. Offline capabilities allow information to remain available during unconnected sessions. Read More


Alignment Planning Software targets roads and railways.

January 2, 2015

Producing accurate geometric alignments that can be used in design and construction phases of project, Quantm® v8 offers road and rail designers seamless transition from planning to design. Data transfer between Quantm Alignment Planning System and Bentley's OpenRoads software extends design-to-construction workflow for alignments to include corridor planning in Quantm. Change management and tracking functionality preserve design intent, and accelerate project delivery. Read More


Collaboration Platform facilitates building construction.

November 7, 2014

Based on GTeam™ software, cloud-based Trimble Connect empowers teams involved in design, construction, and operation of buildings by allowing them to access, analyze, manage, and share project data from anywhere. Software streamlines process of combining Building Information Modeling, 3D and 2D models via Web, optimizing coordination among dispersed offices and teams. With platform's storage and archiving of project documentation, team leader can keep track of progress remotely. Read More


Estimating Software supports complex construction projects.

October 22, 2014

Used for deadline-intensive projects, GCEstimator™ incorporates Trimble WinEst, which uses spreadsheets for creating, adjusting, and presenting cost estimates. Trimble Vico Office augments 3D models with constructability analysis and coordination, location-based quantity takeoff, time scheduling/production control, and cost estimating. Trimble Document Controller Standard automates change detection between design iterations in 2D design drawing sets and in 3D models created using BIM software. Read More


Pipeline Construction Software automates common survey tasks.

October 14, 2014

Part of Trimble® Access™ family of field software applications, Trimble Access Pipelines is designed for surveyors involved in oil and gas pipeline installation. Program offers streamlined workflow for pipe inventory collection and validation, weld mapping, and as-built measurements. By collecting pipe attribute data, recording relationship between welds and pipes, and electronically linking joint attributes to measured welds, software significantly cuts project time and redundancies. Read More


Construction Management Software eases BIM adoption.

July 2, 2014

Automating change detection between design iterations in both 2D design drawing sets and in 3D models created using Building Information Modeling software, Trimble® Document Controller Standard helps project stakeholders anticipate and mitigate issues that might increase cost or risk. Basic clash detection, tolerance settings, and issues resolution/coordination enable teams to identify constructability issues in planning stage, before they occur in field. Read More


Construction Software manages layout tasks.

May 28, 2014

Extending field layout capabilities for contractors, Trimble® Field Link v2.20 provides task-based workflows, customizable views, and touchscreen user interface. Included updates to Trimble Field Link for MEP and Trimble Field Link for Structures field software include augmented 3D model support and optimized in-model perspective layout view. Field Link also adds reporting routines to detail layout productivity, and ability to document existing site conditions for information requests. Read More


Engineering Software organizes unstructured plant data.

May 23, 2014

Designed for engineering, procurement, and construction companies, SmartPlant® Fusion 2014 enables plant operators to rapidly find, capture, organize, link, and visualize large volumes of information through web portal. Program features multi-site capability, integration with Leica TruView™ laser scans for intuitive navigation, and reporting and charting engine with out-of-the-box reports for document lists, tag lists, document status, and tag-document relationships. Read More


Contractor App offers mobile business management tool.

March 12, 2014

With Trimble® Contractor, small site and utility construction contractors can manage common office tasks on smartphone or tablet. Users can create, send, and track quotes, purchase orders, change orders, and invoices. Site diaries are created to track daily activities or check site progress against quotes, and are also used as digital timesheet. By monitoring project progress, issues can be identified and corrected quickly, and timesheets can be verified and documented. Read More


Android Mobile App supports construction materials industry.

March 12, 2014

Combining GPS technology with wireless/Bluetooth communication, Trimble® TrimFleet™ Mobile for Android provides vehicle tracking with real-time updates on location and events, using automated geo-based statuses for arrive and depart site and driver-initiated statuses for load and unload events. App also provides ticket and delivery information with dispatch integration, DriverID for login and status updates as well as navigation, communication, and electronic proof of delivery. Read More


Construction Software creates layout points in CAD models.

January 29, 2014

By matching digital design on physical construction site, Trimble® Field Points Software helps contractors minimize errors, resulting in accurate installation of systems and equipment in field layout work. Program provides fluid creation of field points for most construction applications including anchor bolt locations, curtain wall attachments, and hanger or sleeve locations. To assist with QA/QC workflows, users can import field point data while staying within preferred design platform. Read More


Reporting and Analytics Software incorporates BI metrics.

January 13, 2014

Using metrics provided by LATISTA BI, users can identify and resolve issues before construction project is impacted. Business Intelligence metrics illustrated on LATISTA dashboard optimize collaboration between project stakeholders. By providing library of standard reports that highlight key indicators and trends, LATISTA BI brings transparency to projects. Power users can access advanced data analysis tools to create custom reports that track issue, inspection, and commissioning metrics. Read More


BIM Software operates on iPad for project collaboration.

December 10, 2013

Available for iPad, LATISTA with BIM renders models rapidly and allows users to navigate, interact with, and launch workflows from model in field. Users can publish Autodesk BIM models to LATISTA Cloud and these models can be synchronized to iPads. Field personnel can drill down into systems and equipment to find schematics, photos, and operations and maintenance manuals; view log of any issues recorded against item; and view in-progress and completed inspections. Read More